10 + Tricks for Keeping Your Bobbins Under Control

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Are your bobbins out of control?  Thread making you crazy?  Tangles and knots?  Let’s talk about Bobbin Storage!!!

I find that they quickly get unruly.  Thread is everywhere and before I know it there are knots and tangles. What a serious mess…and of course it seems to not ever happen until I am needing to use one.

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And usually my foot catches a long thread and unwinds the bobbin from room to room.  um. yeah.

Not to say that happens to you….but just in case here are a few sewing room ideas and  tricks that you can do to help that from not happening.

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Here are some more helpful storage ideas:

Do you have a trick for keeping your bobbins untangled?


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