Friday, June 16, 2017

Opening a Box Of Beads (and More Tips)

Since I've been posting about beads this week, I thought I'd send you over to Mary Corbet's blog to read her message about opening Mill Hill beads, with bead tips and recommendations on places she buys beads as a bonus.
https://www.needlenthread.com/2017/06/beads-for-embroidery-packaging-is-almost-everything.html

Warning:  Put your favorite beverage down when reading the above.  You also might like to know that I open my Mill Hill bead containers inside a gallon plastic storage bag….

Written by Jane/Chilly Hollow
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5 comments:

  1. Mary's blog on Mill Hill bead packaging is laugh-out-loud funny but I prefer your method.

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    1. Just don't let anyone catch you with your bead box and hands inside a plastic bag. You'll get The Look. LOL

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  2. Too funny! And we all can relate! I've gotten pretty good at opening those little buggers, but I have resorted to the plastic bag on occasion. And definitely never ever leave the box open!!!

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  3. Many's the time I've aimed some choice words at the Mill Hill company for their diabolical packaging, for all the reasons previously mentioned!

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