Tips & Tricks Tuesdays: A Neat Little Notion.

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It's Tips & Tricks Tuesdays again!


This is how it works:

  1. Post a tip, trick or tutorial on your website or blog
  2. Grab a "Tips & Tricks" button from my blog in the right sidebar --> 
  3. Post said button in your tricks post, and link back to my blog
  4. At the bottom of this post, click the "link up" button and follow the directions...let the party begin!
  5. If you have a chance, pop by the other fellow blogger linker-upers at the bottom of this post and share some love!

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Time for the tip of the week!!

Oh, this has changed my world.

I'd walked past this a bunch of times in the fabric shop, never really gave it a second glance.

Then, last week I was buying some stuff on Amazon (for the baby, not me :p) and I had to purchase another $x before I'd get free shipping, so I thought, what the heck, and clicked "Add to Cart".

And then it arrived:
 It's called "InvisiGRIP" and, it's this plastic you put on the backs of your rulers and templates in order to avoid slipping of the ruler while you cut.
 So, I grabbed my old rotary cutter, and sliced off a piece from the roll. Peeled the backing off, and slapped that stuff on the back of my 3.5"x24" ruler....

not sure if you can see it in the photo, but it's on there.

It makes quite a bit of difference actually - I've had no problems with all of my rulers and templates slipping since I got it. I love it!

Now! Make sure to link up below with your tip or trick from your blog!

Happy sewing!

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2 comments

  1. Omg, I need this! My rulers slip all the time.

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    1. It's a really great notion, Anna, and not too expensive either! Totally worth it :)

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