Bobby pins are great for pinning down flyaway bangs, but they're also great for pushing up the unused gel in a tube of toothpaste, marking the end of a transparent tape roll, opening the plastic seal in food jars, and even removing the pits from ripe cherries or olives.
Like the almighty paper clip, bobby pins are also great for securing the loose end of your extra-long belt, temporarily hemming your pants, hanging Christmas ornaments, and pushing the tiny reset button in your small electronic devices.
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