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be gone tangled mess!
I love my soft measuring tape, and so does my cat!!
Rolling it up just wasn't cutting it. It would always come unraveled or simply took too much time. Then the cat would be running off with it!
So here is my quick and simple solution to keep it neat and tidy :)

Posted by live2create from Ottawa, Ontario, Canada • Published See live2create's 12 projects »
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  • How to make a craft organizers. Measuring Tape Solution - Step 1
    Step 1

    Find a small plastic lid. I found mine in my recycling bin.
    Cut 2 rectangles, slightly wider than the measuring tape, from opposite sides.

  • How to make a craft organizers. Measuring Tape Solution - Step 2
    Step 2

    Now wrap the measuring tape around the lid and tuck in the "tail".
    TA-DA!
    All done. Neat and tidy. :D

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Jezebell
Jezebell · Sacramento, California, US · 12 projects
lmao, my cat loves my measuring tape too! he's even chewed right through it in places!! this will help me keep it from becoming TWO tape measures..lol
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Jet H.
Jet H. · Haarlem, North Holland, NL · 108 projects
LOL mine little one is a little thief as well and thinks it's her toy, awesome idea , like it, mayby this is the solution of the measuring tape that's always gone.LOL
thank you a lot for this great idea!!!
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Kasey Kasket
Kasey Kasket · Ormond Beach, Florida, US · 25 projects
thank you!!
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Sheila Squirrel
Sheila Squirrel
brilliant solution to my cat problem too ;l
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