Top Tip: Never misplace those thread snips again!

Sewing, whilst for the most part a pleasurable pastime (otherwise we wouldn’t bother!) can still have it’s petty annoyances. Leaving my thread snips somewhere where I can’t find them is one of mine. Never lose your thread snips ever again

Today I sorted that petty annoyance once and for all and it took all of 30 seconds…

Never lose your thread snips ever again

Command hooks from Amazon….

Never lose your thread snips ever again

They come with double sided adhesive tabs that are easily removable if you want to take them off further down the line….

Never lose your thread snips ever again

Find a flat spot on your machine (s) and attach….

Never lose your thread snips ever again

Et voila! No more hunting around for your thread snips = one less thing to slow you down 🙂

(Thread snips from Amazon. Polka Dot embroidery scissors, which are awesome btw, courtesy of Sew Crafty. Thank you ladies 🙂

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  1. mrsmole June 22, 2015

    Fabulous solution to wandering thread snips! Thank you!

  2. Jenna June 25, 2015

    I may have directly copied you and bought some hooks and thread snips to hang on them! Thank you for the brilliant idea! x

    • portia June 25, 2015

      Good! 😉

  3. Ginger July 3, 2015


  4. Linda September 10, 2015

    OH MY GOD I LOVE THIS … the simplicity, the ease, the OBVIOUS !


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