Don't throw away your old or extra shower curtain rings. This is a guide about uses for shower curtain rings.
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Each time you buy a new shower curtain it comes with a new set of curtain rings which are not always needed. You can use these in your wardrobe to save space by hooking them onto a clothes hanger.
You can then hang vests, ties belts and scarves from the rings
This blanket was the perfect size, color, and price to cover my closet. But my sewing machine is in storage so...
I got 10 binder clips and a package of shower curtain rings from the dollar store, and made them work. Now that I have done this, I can advise you to use something just a bit thinner for the rings. I couldn't get them through, but one of the loops to click them. So anything would work; bigger key rings, etc.
Looks nice, huh? Total cost: $2.95.
It pays to keep things. If you save your old metal shower curtain rings, you can use one as a lock for your yard gate. It keeps the gate closed and the kids and pets tucked safely inside.
By Marie from West Dundee, IL
If you have left over shower curtain rings, don't toss them. I put two on the hanger that my jackets are on, then hang the matching slacks or skirt, and top, on the rings. It saves time and room in the closet.
I keep one in my purse, and if I have to carry too many bags from the store to the house (am currently without a car), these help my fingers from getting tired and sore.
And lastly, they make a great key ring if you have lots of keys you need to keep straight. Enjoy!!
By Sandra from Salem OR
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Here are questions related to Uses for Shower Curtain Rings.
I received new shower curtain hooks and am wondering what I could do with my old plastic clips.
Heidi from Manitowoc, WI
By Virginia T.08/23/2011
I clip several together and place on my purse strap then when you go to the restroom at the store and want your bag close by in the handicap stall I use it to hang my purse on the handicap rail so I don't have to put on filthy floor.
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What can shower curtain rings be used for (other than hanging a shower curtain). Post your ideas below.
Use it to hold you or your little girls' hair bands, scrunchies, etc. Keep it all in one place.
Keep one by your kitchen sink, bathroom sink or shower to put your rings or jewelry on while you do dishes or bathe. There is less likely of a chance of them to fall down the drain or get lost.
Have a key rack with small hooks and not enough space for all your keys? Hang them in sets using the shower curtain hook.
Use in others areas to hang regular curtains or to keep in your camp gear to hang something from to dry or to make a curtain to change clothes behind.
Use them to hang a wall quilt on a rod. (07/21/2004)