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How to make a dust pan that attracts pins

Add a magnet to your dust pan for quick sewing room cleaning.

Add a magnet to your dust pan for quick sewing room cleaning.

Photo: Scott Phillips

I attach a self-adhesive magnetic strip to a dustpan. It catches all of my pins and needles as I sweep so that I can easily retrieve them.

-Debra Rose, Crystal Beach, Ontario, Canada

 

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Posted on Jul 31st, 2009 in tips & tricks, organization

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