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Old 06-03-2011, 04:13 PM
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wonderful idea!
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Old 06-03-2011, 04:30 PM
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good idea
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Old 06-03-2011, 04:44 PM
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Awesome!
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Old 06-03-2011, 05:00 PM
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What a great idea!
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Old 06-03-2011, 05:05 PM
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Very clever!
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Old 06-03-2011, 05:10 PM
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Originally Posted by Grambi
Great!!!! I am in the process of organizing a new quilting studio/guest house. The studio part is easy but figuring out how to easily convert it to a pleasant, uncluttered guest house is the problem. Your organizer idea will help a bunch. I'm going to "make it my own" with this modification: I'm going to put grommets (sp?) along the top for hanging it. Then I will put hooks under the counter top of the kitchenette where I do my cutting. Also put hooks in the closet to move the organizer when we have guests. I'm also going to figure out a way to modify one to hold my sewing machine extension so that can be hung in the closet.

I noticed that you put pleats in the outside pocket. Did you do that in all on the pockets? Need to open your tute--the answer is probably right there:)

You have just unleashed a creative streak in a bunch of people. Thank you!!!
LOL, you caught me!! I had to put the pleats in because my fibrofoggy brain mismeasured and my pocket panel was too wide for my space. I was NOT up to ripping it all apart, so the pleats were necessary for fitting the two together and into my available space. This is also why I couldn't take that seam up the sides that I included in the tutorial. If I had, then my pocket for the long ruler would have become too narrow as would the one for my strip ruler. I will probably make another at some point without this error, and put this one to another use. Perhaps for storing other items on the other end of the desk.
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Old 06-03-2011, 05:15 PM
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Originally Posted by Taffkat
How creative! I love it!!!!

Thanks for sharing. I'll have to add it to my list of things to do....
It's pretty quick. I think it was only about 3 hours from idea to finish; mistakes, froggin' and thinking included. And for me that thinking can be long and dangerous. LOL Hugs and smiles and happy creating.
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Old 06-03-2011, 05:20 PM
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I love that, seems I have to put my cutting rulers, mats ect away all the time and then have to go get them, this way I can "put them away" right at the end of my desk and they will always be handy. Thanks for the idea.
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Old 06-03-2011, 06:02 PM
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Great idea! Very clever!
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Old 06-03-2011, 06:06 PM
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How clever! I am always searching for small rulers that I have stuck in my bags, etc. With this holder, everything would be right there where I needed it! Great idea!
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