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I use binder clips for everything! Not only do I use them for resealing food packages and holding paper, but for clothing as well. They are very useful for holding up too-long pyjama pants and minimizing waists that are too-big. I keep assorted sizes in a pretty jar in the kitchen so they are always on hand.
By Jenny from Cyprus
When I figured out that two tiny binder clips worked great, I was too happy and had to share it.
Oh the Simple Things in Life!
I have a twin bed and the bedspread does the "corner" thing. I have to go around the bed to open/close the sliding glass doors at least 4 times a day. This has tripped me some so today I spent 60 seconds fixing it.
With binder clips, I folded them over toward themselves and clipped the cross section, then the bottom just below it. Still pretty, now safe. Win Win!
Source: Just saw a problem and how to fix it.
The space is limited on my desk. So I have my laptop on a tray. This gives me space underneath for things that I don't need very often.
Binder clips can be used for gluing items together. Some glues require pressing the items together for a few minutes. Binder clips are available in different sizes for different projects, help form a tight bond, and do not leave fingerprints or markings.
I love binder clips; big, small or "just right". So today, I noticed what I did in the office and decided to share.
Squeezing a tube of toothpaste in the middle can make it difficult to get all the paste out later. Rolling the tube from the bottom and clipping it in place is a great way to ensure you use all the product with minimal mess.
You can use a binder clip to safely store a razor. Learn more in this page about storing razors.
An inexpensive alternative to a decorative ceramic yarn bowl is this one you can make yourself. This is a page about making a binder clip yarn bowl.
When you get creative, a useful curtain can be added for very little effort or cost. This is a page about shower curtain ring and binder clip curtains.
If you don't want to put another hole in the wall, you can use binder clips for organizing your keys, by making a makeshift hook. This page shows you how to use a binder clip for hanging keys.