Make Collar Stays Out Of Old Gift Cards

Make Collar Stays Out of Old Gift Cards

Collar stays keep your shirt collars from curling, but they are easy to lose. You can turn an old gift card into a cheap collar stay.

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Collar stays aren't expensive, but gift cards are worthless after you've used them. If you're stuck in a bind and need an extra stay, use one as a template and cut out a few spares (of if you don't have one, try to use your shirt's collar as a template). You'll have a crisp, clean collar that's environmentally friendly.

If you're a guy who wears dress shirts [Reddit]


    Metal collar stays are $1 for 3 pairs.
    Plastic are about $1 for 20 pairs on eBay.

    Including free shipping.

    Last edited 12/01/15 9:41 am

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