Pack It Up
Before I sit down to sew, I roll an 8"-long piece of clear packing tape back on itself with the sticky side out. I stick the tape roll to my machine or table and drop snipped threads onto it. Before I throw out the tape, I use it to dab around my work space to pick up any stray threads.
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