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Never Match Socks Again

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I hate to match socks. Solution: I went to JoAnn's & bought a package of 200 large safety pins. Now I take off my socks & I pin them together (passing through the sock once per sock) and throw them in the hamper. By pinning loosely they are able to be washed, dried & put away without matching!

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  • I have 4 boys and I taught them to take off their socks and put one inside the other, so I was always able to find the mate. I also, bought about 12 pair of matching socks so they all looked alike when I washed. I never wasted money on "designer" socks and then were upset if one got lost at the GYM or some play ground. - by JIBBIE49
  • We just buy all one type stocking.. All white, same kind,, for everybody,, use them for polishing furniture when they get holes to big to darn. - by PICKIE98
  • I think that might be just as annoying as pairing the socks. - by ILOVEMY2BIRDS
  • Very clever. I had never thought of that. Thanks! - by MSAXON94
  • Good idea I never thought of this thanks. - by CINABEE
  • emoticon I hate matching & losing socks. That is a great idea! - by KARYN7806

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