I place a plastic Frisbee upside down on my sewing table to hold scissors, pins, and any other items I need for a particular quilting project. The disk doesn't slide around, its lip keeps items from rolling off, and it can be easily moved to another location.

-Donna Corry

Birmingham, Iowa

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