scouts-l Mail Archive for May of 2000: Re: Sewing on patches
Jason Cruse (jcruse@SOCKET.NET
Wed May 24 2000 - 08:25:49 CDT
>> stapler. What is the stapler for? To staple the patches on before you
>> start sewing. The staple holds the patches firmly in place and is easier
>I use tape -- transparent, "magic", masking, duct -- to hold it down.
Maybe I'm just too much of a traditionalist, learning how to sew in my youth
from a mom who was a seamstress...
But what the heck is wrong with safety pins or straight pins? They take
less space than tape or a stapler, ae reusable, and have other purposes