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Old 06-21-2013, 09:08 AM   #11
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Pretty slick!
I showed this to Mrs Hoot and she was moderately impressed. We might look into learning this technique, but at our age, old habits and ways are hard to change.

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Old 06-21-2013, 09:52 AM   #12
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I learned that from a Japanese YouTube video a few years ago. Then I forgot how.

That was the best video I have seen for explaining that method.

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Old 06-21-2013, 11:38 AM   #13
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Originally Posted by Katie H View Post
...Martha Stewart did a whole explanatory demonstration of this method on her TV program quite a few years ago. Guess it's still making the rounds.
ABC's "World News Now" had it in a segment early Thursday morning, but I had seen it a couple years ago too. In a previous life I worked at a mall's gift wrap service (buy something in the mall and we girls wrapped anything for free...thank goodness I wasn't the one who got the canoe!). We had a quick way of folding, not 2 seconds worth, but the end result was oh so much neater looking. Presentation, you know. I suspose if you're only going to put it in your drawer it might not matter...
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Old 06-21-2013, 11:43 AM   #14
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For those whose manual dexterous makes this process a practical impossibility, check this out.

You can also buy them ready made.

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