Sunday, July 31, 2011

Scissors

For some reason, I got it into my head today that the scissors hanging naked in my sewing area just needed clothing.

I made three scissor pockets out of felt scraps and two out of the blue flowered fabric I used for my sewing machine cover.  I also felt the need to make the ironing mitten because I had just enough material left.

If you think all of my scissors are now clothed, you would be oh so wrong.  I actually horde scissors.  I have at least two pair in every room of my house.

There is probably a scientific classification for those who horde scissors.  I'd do some research, but right now I am feeling really sleepy.  I'll save that task for another day.  Making scissor pockets has worn me out.

8 comments:

  1. Ironing mitten?
    Good God, woman, you aren't still using sadirons, are you?

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  2. Very nice job...I hide my good scissors because I don't want anyone cutting paper with my good sewing shears.

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  3. Really good ideas, Olga. I don't think of myself as "collecting" scissors, but when I think about it I sure do have a lot of them.

    My "thing" is pens - plain old ball point pens. Can't ever have enuf of them! And I never seem to have one at hand when I need it.

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  4. I am so glad your scissors are no longer naked, well at least most of them anyway.
    Arkansas Patti

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  5. I don't think I've ever heard of ironing mittens. I've always ironed but never thought about a mitten. The sissor clothes are very cute.

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  6. Hi Olga. I just saw that you are the winner of Pass the Book on Margaret's blog, so I thought I would hop over and introduce myself. I'm Sian and I started the Pass The Book last year. You can read a bit more about it on my page on my blog :
    http://fromhighinthesky.blogspot.com/p/pass-book.html

    Enjoy it, post about it linking back to the page and then pass it on. I'm hoping it will come back to me eventually.

    Nice to meet you!

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  7. Olga - I have no idea what an ironing mitt is! (I cannot remember the last time I used an iron). I'm a wash and wear kind of gal.

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