Use Coin as Thimble

If you're ever stuck with a tent, tarp or piece of leatherwork to repair and you don't have a thimble on hand, tape a coin to your finger to help you push that heavy needle through the heavy fabric or leather.

By fossil1955 from Cortez, CO

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November 9, 20100 found this helpful

Very clever idea! :-)

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November 9, 20100 found this helpful

I thought of using the coin, it just never occurred to me to actually tape it to my finger. Thanks for the tip!

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