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Thread: Another use for my cutting mat & ruler!

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    Super Member dublb's Avatar
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    Another use for my cutting mat & ruler!

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    I can't believe how much easier this than the way I used ta measure & cut.
    Bev
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    good transition of skills there! proud of you!
    Make it a scrappy happy day!

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    Very nice ...good thinking!

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    How smart of you! If only I could use your idea on some ceramic tile repairs I need to do! LOL

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    LOL- that is clever.
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    Creativity is the mother of invention! Great way to think outside the box!!!

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    I've used my mat and ruler for this purpose before, but not my rotary cutter. It does look like you are using a utility knife like I did!

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    Not only your ruler & mat but your handle too..Love that! =)
    A bed without a Quilt is like a Sky without Stars..Sew On!

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    Are you using a utility knife? I would be afraid of chipping my ruler. I have used an old rotary cutting blade and my big ruler to cut wallpaper.

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