We all know that thread can get messy but toss in those bobbins and things can get out of control. I swear, I day-dream about finding a better way to detangle my thread basket and keep things neat and tidy!
Creative Bobbin Storage Solutions
This little tower of goodness will keep your bobbins neat and look good sitting at your workstation.
Be sure to pick up a few of these manicure separators the next time you spot them at the dollar store. They are the perfect size for bobbin storage and will look pretty cool in your drawer.
Keep your thread and matching bobbin together with a simple rubber band. Brilliant!
Sugar Tart Crafts shows us how to transform plastic tubing into a magic thread eraser! This is such a fantastic idea for anyone with an extensive thread collection.
5. Tee Time
Who would have thought that these little wooden tees could be so helpful in our sewing space. June Tailor also offers a similar solution that you can find on Amazon or at your local fabric shop.
6. Pill Holder
These little plastic containers are perfect for bobbin storage in so many ways. Each compartment has a snap closure so they will not fall out when in transit.
Again easy dollar store pick up item is perfect for your sewing room. Each area can be loaded up with your bobbins and stacked away neatly in your drawer for a later use.
This is an easy way to keep all your bobbins in one place and never worry about them spilling again. This simple round ring will hold over 20 bobbins and prevent them from unwinding. You can find these on Amazon or at your local fabric shop.
9. Ikea Hack Holder
Outta the box thinking is right up my alley and this storage solution is fantastic. Just a few bendable straws and you are set.
10. Hanger Holder
Grab a wire hanger and a set of pliers for this creative storage solution. The best part of this option is that it’s free!
11. Note Book Rings
This clever solution really makes me smile. Just open up the hinge and slip the bobbins around the ring.
12. Magnet Bar
Now, this one would not work for me since my bobbins are clear plastic but for all of those with older machines and metal bobbins, this idea is a keeper.
Okay, this little guy is too cute not to include. He is available in a few different colors on Amazon and at your local fabric shop. (sending a hint out to my family…. I’d like one of these in my stocking!)
With all these cool ideas for easy storage options, our sewing space should be neat, tidy and ready for the next burst of creative energy. Let me know in the comments if you have a different way to storing your bobbins.
Not sure exactly how to wind your bobbin? Learn how with my quick video.
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