Velcro Is Your Friend… Using Velcro to Clean Up Loose Threads

If there were such a thing as the Griswold Family Sewing Room, I’m certain this monstrosity would be there. Yes, it’s a Velcro knot. And no, this will NOT be a tutorial on how to unknot it. I have no magic solution. There is none. You’ll have to fight this Leviathan on your own pardner. So cowgirl up. No. This was an inspiration because once I conquered the beast, I was rewarded with all the loose threads on the floor embedded in the hook side. And it got me thinking…

Staircase basket

If you have stairs, you probably also have a problem with things accumulating at the top or bottom that need to go the other way. In a perfect world, we’d get our exercise and take items up or down right away. But in MY world, these items stack up so I can just make one trip.   A stair basket is a lovely way to deal with these objects. It nuzzles right into the stairs and looks pretty while holding stuff. On your next trip up or down, just grab the handles and go! Doesn’t the carpet on my stairs…