Keep Your Iron’s Cord Neat with This Handy Keeper

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Easily Adjust the Size for Other Cords Too!

Is your iron’s cord getting in the way or do you need to wrap it up so your iron can go with you? This quick and easy solution will keep the cord nicely stored and prevent it from tangling. You can also adjust the size to fit other cords you need to organize. 

Start with two coordinating fabric scraps and use fusible heavyweight interfacing or fusible fleece to give your cord keeper body. A small piece of 1/8″- 1/4″ elastic or a hair elastic along with a button will hold it in place around the cord.

Iron Cord Keeper Tutorial

From there it’s all simple sewing. So simple, that you can have several made in an afternoon. Since these make thoughtful little gifts, go ahead and stock up while you’re at it so you’ve got last-minute gifts on hand.

The completed cord keepers, designed by

Click here for the free “Iron Cord Keeper” tutorial.


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