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Monday, May 16, 2011
It may seem like something minor, but I have found it important to mark my scissors. The sewing scissors are marked with an initial and sometimes a 's', especially if they are ones that will be traveling with me and my sewing machine (like to the theater). The non-sewing scissors, usually ones that have been demoted from sewing scissors are usually marked with a 'NS' or 'non-sewing' or 'paper only' on the handle with a black magic marker. It's important to keep your sewing scissors separate from your paper and other scissors, as paper can dull your sewing scissors. Trust me, when I say you will be glad you've marked them to keep track of what they are or are not to be used for.