It may sound blasphemous...but I use SOS pads.
--- In AandS50ChallengeCommunity@yahoogroups.com, "blaidddwrg" <blaidddwrg@...> wrote:
> years, i mean decades, ago i caught my husband using my good sewing scissors to cut plastic sprue off his models. grrrrrr. bad husband. i bought a new pair and made a scabbard with bells sewn on. ding-a-ling. put them back and use your own damned scissors! my sewing scissors get used on fabric and only fabric. i have scissors and shears for leather, paper, plastic and you name it. don't play games, just get a new pair and tag the old ones fubar.
> moira nic connell the strongbow
> f***** up beyond all repair
> --- In AandS50ChallengeCommunity@yahoogroups.com, "Suzanne" <sovagris@> wrote:
> > I just discovered that for the last 2-3 days my husband has been using my sewing shears as household all-purpose scissors. Packing tape, cardboard boxes, landscaping fabric... <expletive deleted>.
> > Any suggestions on where I should start to get the gunk off? I'm hoping that once they're clean they'll still *cut* clean. Sigh.
> > Susanna de l'Essart