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For those of you who sew: I've found that tuna cans and small cat food cans work great as "weights" to hold patterns down when cutting them out. This way, no pins are needed! And when you're done, back in the cupboard they go!

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Source: I saw this on "Sewing with Nancy" on PBS TV.

By Cyinda from near Seattle

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January 7, 20081 found this helpful

that is the new use for the old no-longer used ashtrays in my sewing room.

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January 7, 20081 found this helpful

I love "Sewing with Nancy" and watch it often. I've been sewing for many years, but she comes up with new ideas that are really worth trying.

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