Go Back  Quiltingboard Forums > Pictures > Mission: Organization
Kitchen cart for cutting area >

Kitchen cart for cutting area

Kitchen cart for cutting area

Old 11-02-2013, 06:45 AM
  #11  
Super Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Midwest
Posts: 5,047
Default

Originally Posted by NJ Quilter View Post
My only suggestion if you go with either of those carts....make sure the wheels lock. You don't want to pressing down while cutting something and have the cart squirt out from under you!

AND make sure that the top surface can accomodate the large cutting mat. I love my mobile kitchen island!

Sandy
Sandygirl is offline  
Old 11-02-2013, 06:47 AM
  #12  
Power Poster
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Upland CA
Posts: 18,376
Default

I have a horn but those home made look wonderful!!!
mighty is offline  
Old 11-02-2013, 06:52 AM
  #13  
DJ
Super Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Pacific NW
Posts: 4,373
Default

These are all really great ideas!
DJ is offline  
Old 11-02-2013, 07:24 AM
  #14  
Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Oct 2013
Location: Colorado
Posts: 5
Default

Thanks for all the good ideas! I ended up with an interim solution of moving everything into my bedroom. It's a big oversized bedroom with lots of space. I have a large computer desk that worked perfectly for my sewing machine and extension table. For now I'm going to make do with using the top of my low chest of drawers as a cutting surface. No fancy wheels, but it's a good height and surface. This gets it out of the dining room for now and working with it a bit may let me know better what I want.

Thanks for all the great suggestions. You've given me some great options to think about!

Dana
workinglabs is offline  
Old 11-02-2013, 08:23 AM
  #15  
Super Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Homosassa, FL
Posts: 2,267
Default

And is you have a bed in the room, look for under bed drawers so you have storage that doesn't take up to much room. I like the first one but there are many option.
Carol34446 is offline  
Old 11-02-2013, 10:49 AM
  #16  
Junior Member
 
grandmasieg's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Pittsburgh
Posts: 177
Default

http://www.joann.com/sew-essentials-...me&ici=Slot1-1 This looks nice and it's on sale! Plus free shipping. I don't know anything about this, but it has good reviews.
grandmasieg is offline  
Old 11-02-2013, 12:31 PM
  #17  
Power Poster
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Charleston SC
Posts: 10,743
Default

I love the idea...I am looking for cutting table ideas....Thanks for sharing...
mjhaess is offline  
Old 11-02-2013, 06:37 PM
  #18  
Super Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: North Texas
Posts: 8,710
Default

Great ideas. Now off I go to check out the Mission section to see how others put them together. I have several in my sewing room already.....Even without wheels, I like this idea...
debbieumphress is offline  
Old 11-03-2013, 06:12 AM
  #19  
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: By the beach
Posts: 597
Default

I like those storage cubes. I might get some for my kitchen area to put the TV on.
Seaside gal is offline  
Old 11-03-2013, 03:52 PM
  #20  
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: Happily @ Southwest Florida
Posts: 999
Default

Just added one of the kitchen islands with wheels to my sewing room last week. Took my son over 4 hours to put it together. Got it from Bed Bath and Beyond with a coupon worth $60.00 off, so I was pleased. Very sturdy and has the locking wheels and the flip up top if needed. My special ironing board I use for quilts can be placed right on the top when needed. I plan on loving it. And I'm going to roll it over to my quilting area to support the quilts if I'm doing some free motion quilting. Sure helps with storage and organization too.
csharp is offline  
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
Scrappy Gram
General Chit-Chat (non-quilting talk)
64
02-11-2014 07:22 AM
carolaug
General Chit-Chat (non-quilting talk)
29
10-31-2013 01:13 PM
craftybear
General Chit-Chat (non-quilting talk)
8
06-20-2010 04:27 PM
topper1
Pictures
18
06-04-2010 12:44 PM
AtHomeSewing
Main
11
01-09-2010 05:42 PM

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


FREE Quilting Newsletter