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Elastic
 
 

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Save money on elastic using this thrift friendly substitution.  Cut circular rings from the tops of old panty hose.  You can also use the leg section for items like hair bands.

 

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Here are some more frugal tips for elastic.

 
- Save the elastic that comes around newspapers and other mail for household use or craft projects.
 
- Save the elastic wrapped around items in the produce department.
 
- Take the elastic out of old clothing you cannot sell or donate to charity.
 
- Wrap elastic around soap dispensers to use less of the product.
 
- Use elastic for bookmarks by wrapping it around pages.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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