Top tip Thursday – tinsel tangle

Whilst considering the Christmas decoration of my home I realised that storage of long stringey items (tinsel) can be problematic.  Hence this week’s top tip – to do with embroidery floss management.

I feel sad when I see this…

Floss in a tangle

Floss in a tangle

It doesn’t have to be like that…

 

the relieve of well ordered threads!

the relieve of well ordered threads!

Grab a trusted cereal box and cut out little rectangles with a diagonal slash on one short edge and use it to wind your embroidery floss around.

 

mini embroidery  necklaces or brooches - get your stitch o!

mini embroidery necklaces or brooches – get your stitch o!

 

Then you will feel happy again and can proceed with your embroidery!

 

 

In stitches,

Amanda x

 

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