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    October 17, 2011

    OMGosh! How many of these have I thrown away?

    • Sheree Plumb

      Repurpose Clothes Hanger Clips Into Chip Clips -- great idea! The leftover piece can go in the recycle bin...

    • Valeria García

      Repurpose plastic hangers into bag clips. 10 Helpful Tips for the Home | Positively Splendid {Crafts, Sewing, Recipes and Home Decor}

    • Darla Pickering

      Chip Clips From Clothes Hanger ... Not exactly a DIY but still a neat idea if you have too many plastic hangers from the dry cleaners.

    • Allison Nelson

      Smart reuse of those silly plastic hangers. This is a fantastic idea, 'cause we ALWAYS need a chip clip for something.

    • Karissa Stephenson

      chip clips from clothes hanger ... great idea for when a clip breaks on one side, making the hanger useless

    • Trina Peterson

      chip clips from clothes hanger ... not exactly a DIY, per say, but still pretty genius. Good idea, you can also use clothes pins

    • Amanda Boudroua

      Bag clips out of clothes hanger. Why didnt I ever think of this?! And just threw out all hangers :(

    • Susan Babcock

      Bag clips made out of clothes hangers. One of many cool ideas on this site.

    • Kristin Humphreys

      Chip clips from clothes hanger. Good idea for those plastic hangers

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