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What do you use to hang rulers and stencils?

Old 03-10-2020, 07:59 AM
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Originally Posted by AlvaStitcher View Post
My husband screwed some L-shaped hooks to the bottom of my thread rack. It holds my rulers and stencils neatly.Attachment 616887
are those sewing notions on your cupboard as knobs??? Looks like a thimble and spool of thread.... Love the thread rack and added hooks.

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Old 03-10-2020, 09:43 AM
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Plastic file holder. It has separators so different sizes can be "filed" together. It's unobtrusive on my ironing station, easy to see what's there, doesn't require installation and helps me be organized.
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Old 03-10-2020, 05:28 PM
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Originally Posted by stillvnu View Post
That is an awesome place to hang your rulers GEMRM! Handy husband!
He is very handy - has modified or made lots of stuff for me for my sewing room and machines - of course, I reciprocate with sewing tasks on a variety of shop, snowmobile and hobby things for him!
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Old 03-11-2020, 12:05 AM
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A peg board.
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Old 03-12-2020, 10:04 AM
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Originally Posted by Claire123 View Post
A peg board.
I found a hanging magazine holder....at least that is what I think it was....anyway....I use it to hold all my smaller more frequently used rulers...it is about 5 feet long and about 12 inches wide....it has 7 pockets and I hang it from the top of one of my doors...it is made of canvas and the top has two grommets' and something stiff is placed at top to hold the sides out....I really like it...just reach in a pocket and pull out what I need....I have thought about making another one....but that is on my "to do" list...ummm maybe for several years now....
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Old 03-12-2020, 05:45 PM
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Lawsonmugs, Yes, my husband used some of my old wooden spools with thread and a couple thimbles to use as door handles for the cabinets we hung in my sewing room. He painted clear acrylic over the thread on the spool so it would not come loose. I wish I had enough of the wooden spools to use because the thimbles are more difficult to grip to open the cabinet. He is a great hubby!
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Old 03-13-2020, 08:24 AM
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Thanks Alva. I think it's a cute idea. Great husband you have.
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