Duct Tape Wrapped Kitchen Clips

I am all about making fun and cute stuff.
How adorable are these Duct Tape Wrapped Kitchen Clips? Yes, binder clips that I use in the kitchen.
What, use? You might be surprised how versatile they are. I use them instead of chip clips. They hold the bags so much better.
They are great to go in the fridge or freezer too. I keep several dozen handy in a drawer to clip up bags of frozen veggies in the freezer or baggies in the fridge.
Yes, they sometimes rust, but that is the beauty. I got a package of 8 for $1. They can last months, even years. If they get a little rusty, I just toss them.
Can’t say that about those $5 chip clips that never even hold the bag closed, or slip off.
These super cute and colorful clips are an easy craft. I think a set or two of these would be lovely as a gift for mom, Mother’s Day is coming up soon!
Pick up a set of these clips at the dollar store.
I used both duct tape and washi tape.
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  • Sandra Sandra on Feb 26, 2021

    My question is about another project we saw on hometalk.

    Some orbs made from dollar tree items that were just so cute.Where can I find .

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  • Kay Lilland Kay Lilland on Oct 07, 2017
    You are so clever to create these. pre-decorated clips never are the colors I want.
  • Clair Clair on Dec 05, 2017
    I have a handful of these in my silverware drawer, use them to shut the bread, for the frozen vegetable bags, chip clips, sunflower seeds that I use on my salad, everything. I also have clothes pins in the drawer for the same thing, bags of cereal ( never stays all the way air tight in the box) , etc.
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