Users of self-healing mats, listen up. Carol of FunThreads shares a tip for getting rid of the fuzzy remnants that get stuck in the mat after lots of cutting with a rotary cutter. Shown is the *Olfa brand mat. She admits this happens most when her blade is getting dull. Go HERE to learn how to easily remove cutting mat fuzz.
*I used my first Olfa cutting mat 20 years before I had to replace it. They are shockingly expensive, but watch the big box fabric and craft stores for discounts before you buy.
Image credit: FunThreads
By Scarlett Burroughs
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