Attach your socks together with a safety pin before putting them in the washing machine and never lose a sock again!
2. Keep loose buttons together
Thread the pin through buttonholes to keep them organized.
3. Zip your dress
Clip a safety pin to the zipper of the dress and tie a long piece of thread to it. Use it to pull up the zipper.
4. Conquer static cling
Pin a safety pin near the hem of your pant leg. The metal will stop static electricity.
5. Keep curtains closed
Sometimes our curtains just don’t want to stay closed, especially in hotel rooms. Pin them together with a safety pin to keep them closed.
6. Avoid getting pickpocketed
It’s easy to get distracted in a crowded city or even at an event, which can cause you to lose track of your most valuable possessions. Use a safety pin to pin the zipper of your purse to a strap of the purse’s fabric, making it harder for thieves to stick their hands into your bag.
7. Clean tiny holes
Clear out the buildup of salt and pepper shakers with a safety pin. Just stick the pin into the tiny holes and give it a twist until it’s clean. Paper clips are also great for this!
8. Key chain
Use a large safety pin to keep your keys together. It’s also a lot easier to get the keys on and off than those difficult key chains.
What are your favorite uses for safety pins? Do you have any unique ways to use them?