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Tame your bobbin tails

Aug 21, 2009
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Tame bobbin tales with plastic tubing

With all the different colors and types of thread I use, my bobbins were really a mess. My husband came up with a great idea to
correct this problem. He cut pieces of 7⁄8-inch transparent plastic tubing, which I wrapped around each of my bobbins to hold the thread securely in place. The tubing is inexpensive, is available by the foot or in 6-foot chunks at hardware and building-supply stores, and can be cut easily with scissors or a craft knife. Now all of my bobbins, including those that are prewound,remain tidy and untangled in my storage drawer.

-Nancy Jellings, Sun Prairie, Wisconsin

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  1. User avater Natasha1 September 11th

    its too useful.

  2. User avater WillardHicks September 9th

    really gud work

  3. User avater gregsoto September 9th

    Thanks for share.....

  4. User avater nathanwood September 9th

    reusable after used.......

  5. User avater RubyGarcia September 8th

    gud for share...

  6. User avater SageCombs September 8th

    nice Tame bobbin tales and very useful

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