Originally Posted by JohnSawyer
3 minutes, a drill bit, a Jeans needle and a scrap of wood later:
A 1/4" piece of dowel might work, too...
Wait a minute....maybe that toothbrush handle didn't have to be sacrificed for weight savings after all!! With a hole drilled in the end for that emergency sewing needle, (and a second larger, full-depth hole for storage).............