|I had never seen this notion, but after trying other methods of cleaning the bottom of my iron that didn't work, I decided to try out this iron cleaner stick. I forgot to get a "before using" photo--the stick is much prettier when it's new!|
|I'm surprised there is this much of the product left after cleaning my iron. |
It had a big job to do after all the wool fusing I've been doing all summer!
|This handy little tool wasn't from "J"'s.|
I won it during a Notion Commotion blog hop from Kristine Poor of Poorhouse Quilt Design.
Check out her blog Quilting at the Poorhouse HERE.
She also sent me a kit for one of her Fold 'n Stitch Holiday Ornaments-hopefully I'll get it finished before Christmas!
Anyway, this precise tweezers works great on getting the last remnants of the dreaded paper piecing removal paper bits. I don't remember what it was I paper pieced (blocked from my memory--not a fan), but this tool was invaluable--the Dritz Soft Grip tweezers!
|During the Notion Commotion blog hop, I also won this Brilliant Bindings long arm ruler (1/4" thick as opposed to the usual 1/8" thickness of regular rulers) from Debbie Wendt. It's to be used to attach binding to the quilt while still on the machine. I haven't had the |
I'll give the binding a try soon!
|Debbie also sent me her regular (non longarm) ruler to give away!|
She has a video on how to use the tool.
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