5. Zipper pull.
Replace a broken one with a bobby pin.
6. Cuff links.
Insert a bobby pin through both cuff-link holes; secure by twisting
it or, if you wish, bending the ends into the shape of your initials
with long-nose pliers.
7. Bookmark. Use a
bobby pin to mark your place in a book.
8. Peg. When
propagating plants by layering, hold their stems down with bobby
9. Paper clip.
Hold several pieces of paper together with
a bobby pin.
10. Nail holder.
Spare your fingersó use a bobby pin to grip a nail when
hammering in tight spaces.
11. Invisible tie
clip. Run the rear apron of your necktie through the loop on the
back of the front apron, then clip it to
your shirt with a bobby pin.