Sometimes the simplest things are the most clever…
For instance, my water source is not in the same room as my iron. That would mean a trip to the sink each and every time I needed to refill my iron. And if you are a steam whore like me, pressing each and every seam as you sew, that’s a lot of water…KWIM?
One day while buying yet another drink dispenser at KMart (to be used in my laundry room for liquid detergent and fabric softener), it occurred to me I could use one in my sewing room.
I filled it with a gallon of water and placed it on a low shelf right above my ironing board. Now I dispense the water I need right into my iron…genius, I tell you! Sometimes I even amaze myself.
However, if you are the fancy type, you could get one of these: