October 2013


Magnetic spice rack

Magnets are useful all over the home, particularly in the kitchen. For example, magnetic knife racks and magnetic cupboard and drawer closures are not uncommon. They can even be used to keep oven doors firmly shut and of course, every fridge has a magnetic flexible rubber seal. Another use of magnets in the kitchen is for creating a magnetic spice rack to keep all those spices neatly organised and accessible. We were delighted to receive these pictures from Mike in County Durham who had created this wonderful example of a... Read More


Wedding Buttonholes Attached Using Magnets

On your wedding day, it is the small but vital details that add up to make your day so special. One of those finer details is the buttonholes for the bridal party and groomsmen. Traditionally, a florist providing buttonholes will supply a safety pin or needle-style pin to attach them. However, pins can leave holes in expensive suit jackets or dresses, and cause a painful prick to your chest or finger! But what if there was an instant solution? Firstly, we’d like to thank our customer Simon, from Shropshire, for sending in... Read More