Everybody who has sewn with me knows how much I adore DottyRal. Not just because she's a beautiful person (although she is) but she also showed me the joy of emery.
Not only does it help keep your nails from snagging your silk pantyhose, but it keeps your pins sharp.
Seriously, I have not had to buy straight pins in two years. Yup, two years, and those who have seen my wips know that I only use straight pins.
Since her work is being featured in the Southern Living gift guide this holiday, you might want to pick up what you want now!