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Paint Swatch Sticks

Long after the last coats have dried on your new paint job, you can still have easy access to the color names and numbers for touch-ups.
Martha Stewart Living, May 2011

Long after the last coats have dried on your new paint job, you can still have easy access to the color names and numbers for touch-ups. Save the wooden stirrers you used to mix the paint, let them dry, and then write the names and numbers of the colors on the ends of the sticks. Use a length of twine to bundle the sticks by room. Bundling twine, $4 for 525', by Everbilt, from homedepot.com.