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Soon2bC Wed 28-Dec-16 17:08:36

I need some tiny hair clips.
Bobby pin hair grips don't stay as I have fine hair
I need to secure a headpiece/hairpiece in for my wedding which needs securing in about 5 places. It is quite heavy.
I had a 'crocodile' hair clip which holds well but I need tiny ones which won't show.
Can anyone help?

theclockticksslowly Wed 28-Dec-16 18:05:56

Have you looked in Claire's? They have all sorts of hair clips. Perhaps in the child section might have something small.

LittleMysMoominMamma Wed 28-Dec-16 18:15:47

This may seem a strange question (and apologies if you are) but are you putting the bobby pins in the right way? I reached my late 40s before discovering that the bumpy side was supposed to lie against your scalp, and what a difference that made!

Trumpton Wed 28-Dec-16 18:25:17

We always used to put a hook into hair pins when doing an up-do.

Soon2bC Fri 30-Dec-16 20:09:08

Just tried pins both ways. Going to look at hooking them. I haven't been to Claire's yet but will do

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