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Colored Bobby Pin DIY

Get ready for the easiest Do-It-Yourself craft in the history of Do-It-Yourself crafts! I was at the mall the other day and was shopping for little items to switch up my look. I found colored bobby pins in the trendiest of colors, fell head over heels and then stopped when I saw the price tag. Six dollars for about 10 bobby pins. I’m sorry, WHAT? The fashionsta in me wanted to grab up every last color, but the bargain hunter in me wouldn’t let that happen. As I was walking around the store, a brilliant idea popped into my head. I remembered seeing a DIY craft on Pinterest (aka the holy grail of online DIY’s) about painting your house keys with nail polish. I figured if you can use nail polish on keys, why not on bobby pins? The second I got to my apartment I became Martha Stewart, feverishly crafting the night away. Ok, I may be over-exaggerating a smidgen since this took all of five minutes, but I still felt like the pre-jail …