Quilters’ Survival Kit

 

Toothpick: to remember not to be too picky about work. Just relax and do it.

 

Spool of quilting thread: to help tighten up loose ends.

 

Eraser: to wipe away mistakes you make.

 

Rubber band: to help you stretch beyond your current ability.

 

Safety pins: just like basting, to hold it all together.

 

Piece of batting: to remind you to choose a comfortable place to work.

 

Several pieces of remnants: to show that wonderful things come out of little pieces.

 

Hand lotion: to ease the pain of tired hands.

 

Lollipop: to lick all of the tough stitches.

 

Chocolate: to enjoy during breaks.

 

Teabag: to relax and have a cup of tea after a job well done!

 

Penny: so you’re never broke, even after a fabric shopping spree.