Great idea! Mine are getting a little out of control I think its time I organize them.
I have a lot of patterns. 203, at last count. Plus the retro one I bought last week at the op shop. Oh, and the one I hadn’t counted as I bought it to make up as a gift. Plus… never mind.
Anyway, lots. I found myself frequently thumbing through them, either for inspiration or looking for a particular pattern I wanted to sew. Some of them are quite old, and had started getting a bit ragged. I decided that something must be done. There’s some ingenious solutions out there, but I wasn’t about to shell out for specialty archive boxes, although I did give quite a bit of thought to archive-safe ziplock bags. Eventually, I came up with a couple of ideas, the first of which I have completed.
Firstly, I scanned each and every pattern envelope, creating a gallery on my computer. I have created a flikr gallery
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