|commercially available thread cone holder with heavy base|
What I really needed was to identify the function of the item I desired and look around me.
So I made this, for nothing, and don't have to add another unitask object to our home.
|Lazy Kate threaded through the loop of a safety pin on the sewing machine's reel holder|
Large sewing projects just became more efficient by not having to change the thread. And this weekend I have half a house of curtains to make and then there are 14 or so tablecloths and several hundred metres of bunting for the wedding to sew soon, too.
Here I was winding bobbins and taking photos. It sews better when the Kate is on the floor.
The old Husky has been serviced and is such a work horse for jobs like this.