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    I have to say that I'm a tad jealous that you...

    I have to say that I'm a tad jealous that you have that kind of flexibility. I am planning a visit to the store myself - in the spring of 2019, when we are tentatively planning to visit friends in...
  2. When our American Tourister carry-on finally died...

    When our American Tourister carry-on finally died (the wheels had gotten flattened on one side so they went thump-thump-thumb everywhere and the zipper wasn't working). To be fair, it got 20-ish...
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    Yeah, it does. But some of the paper doesn't...

    Yeah, it does. But some of the paper doesn't quite show, hidden by the zipper.

    I realize it's a picky ask (and I know I'm not likely to get it, and that's fine. But this IS a wishlist after all...
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    A clear OP that holds/displays a half-sheet of...

    A clear OP that holds/displays a half-sheet of paper.
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    Hacking a YSS for 2 balls of yarn (adding a second yarn guide)

    This hacks turns a YSS into a project bag where you may more easily use two balls of yarn at the same time (either two-at-a-time knitting, or colorwork with a main color and a contrast color).
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    I really not in a position to recommend a pour...

    I really not in a position to recommend a pour over brewer for travel, as I mostly brew with immersion brewing methods. I do have a v60 for use in the office (when I'm working in an office that is -...
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    That Comandante looks great! I have the...

    That Comandante looks great!



    I have the Acaia Pearl. I'm not sure I'd ever want to travel with it, unless I were going to some coffee event or something. Thus far, I've always just...
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    I had one of those! I gave it away to a...

    I had one of those!

    I gave it away to a friend on FB, and she uses it as HER travel grinder. :-)

    I did see some neat hacks how to improve it, though. One guy layered scotch tape around the...
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    Had to google for that one - it's a Knock...

    Had to google for that one - it's a Knock grinder? I've had my eye on the Knock grinders forever ... but they ARE expensive (and the overseas shipping isn't cheap). I spent that kind of money on my...
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    Wallet, pen, lip balm, and its own strap. It's...

    Wallet, pen, lip balm, and its own strap. It's being used as an internal organizer for my MB. When I need to go minimal, I pull it out, attach my keys to one of the o-rings, install the shoulder...
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    (groan) - you know, I even read that thread, but...

    (groan) - you know, I even read that thread, but had forgotten about it when I started this one. :-/
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    What about something like these? ...

    What about something like these?

    https://www.amazon.com/Dritz-812-Needle-Storage-Tubes/dp/B01CWM4OJ6/
    https://www.amazon.com/Passion-Junetree-Wood-Needle-Case/dp/B01KR8J1WC/...
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    Thanks! :-D I pretty often do that, too. ...

    Thanks! :-D



    I pretty often do that, too. And for years, when we went camping, I'd just buy a few Starbucks frappuccinos (the ones in the glass bottles available at any gas station), and have...
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    Which travel kettle do you have? And do you...

    Which travel kettle do you have? And do you recommend it?
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    That collapsible silicon pour-over funnel is...

    That collapsible silicon pour-over funnel is neat! I've seen some collapsible electric kettles that are made similarly - silicon top part that collapses, with metal/electric heating element parts in...
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    What's in your Coffee Travel Kit?

    In the wish list thread, I brought up a coffee kit, and what I would like in a TB Coffee kit. And then we got someone sharing what they used when traveling, so I thought maybe it worth discussing...
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    Here are the things I've emailed as suggestions...

    Here are the things I've emailed as suggestions to the TB crew. :-)

    1. A Tom Bihn Allergy pack pouch (for 2 epi-pens):


    Clips and ways to let it dangle in vertical or horizontal orientation...
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    I guess I would just check with the CS team, and...

    I guess I would just check with the CS team, and explain your concerns. They may be able to make sure you only get new/never-sold items.

    (Also, I hear you on the Epi expense - I was lucky enough...
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    I've been thinking about turning the other 4 into...

    I've been thinking about turning the other 4 into sewing kits as well. Hadn't thought about how to disperse them, beyond maybe putting them in my cars, or putting one in my toiletries kit. (Though...
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    Ok, here's what I've done so far: 20603 ...

    Ok, here's what I've done so far:

    20603

    These are 1 ounce screw-top containers (about 2"/5cm across, about .75" tall). Initially I put the pins (both stick and safety), and the needles in one,...
  21. Where do you store your spare straps when not in use?

    I got a Travel Cubelet to live inside my MB as an organizer, and it will be where my wallet goes, and a few other EDC stuff that I must have, so when I want to go light, I just grab my TC and go. I...
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    It's been many years since I traveled while...

    It's been many years since I traveled while breastfeeding (my daughter is 16 now!), and I only ever did it once without my daughter. I ended up checking my clothing bag because there was no way I...
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    The bobbin idea is brilliant! Thanks so much. I...

    The bobbin idea is brilliant! Thanks so much. I am totally going to do that. I can even use my sewing machine to do the winding.

    Depending on the project, I buy MUCH bigger spools of Guttermann...
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    I use my tape measure all the time for knitting,...

    I use my tape measure all the time for knitting, anyway - it lives in my knitting notions, and it's going in no matter what. It's a small, retractable, ribbon-style designed for knitters/seamsters,...
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    Putting together a sewing kit?

    So, I'm thinking of adding a sewing kit to my MB. But most "travel" or "purse" sewing kits are filled with really low-quality components. So, I'm thinking of getting a TB pouch of some sort, and...
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