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golo
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golo

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PostSubject: Ironing Binding   Ironing Binding EmptyTue Feb 09, 2010 4:05 pm

Quick tip in case you haven't heard of this before.... when laying your binding on your ironing board to iron.... put a strip at both ends to hold your binding while you are ironing it... you can slide the fabric right thru and no more falling on the floor... I just pin the strips on and remove them when I am done.. so easy.... doh

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PostSubject: Re: Ironing Binding   Ironing Binding EmptyTue Feb 09, 2010 10:13 pm

simple yet brilliant idea!
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PostSubject: Re: Ironing Binding   Ironing Binding EmptyWed Feb 10, 2010 4:26 pm

oh now that makes sense, great idea! I usually just use whichever cat is sitting on the board at the time LOL

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Luvsquilting

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PostSubject: Re: Ironing Binding   Ironing Binding EmptyWed Feb 10, 2010 6:01 pm

that makes sense. I should have done that yesterday. I was folding in half and ironing a bias binding. It falls on the floor and pulls it too.
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PostSubject: Re: Ironing Binding   Ironing Binding EmptyWed Feb 10, 2010 8:48 pm

Great tip! Thumbup
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Schnookie

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PostSubject: Re: Ironing Binding   Ironing Binding EmptyTue Mar 09, 2010 11:24 am

Love that tip! Smitten
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PostSubject: Re: Ironing Binding   Ironing Binding EmptyTue Mar 09, 2010 2:55 pm

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Gimpy, do you really get ANY assist from cats?!
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