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Re: Hemming Clips - Available in Switzerland?

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I got them in plastic, they work well, are small. I also saw them in Manor. I am used to pre-stiching but clips save time on simple straight stuff. I got mine for 8 fr in Tchibo. Manor were the same, 2 sizes though.
When you say small - are you talking about Wonderclips or the generic form thereof, plastic 'sprung' clips about a centimeter or two long? For example:
https://www.jurop.ch/katalog/Wonderc...SAAEgIwX_D_BwE

Or hemming clips, which are about 3.5 inches (7-8cm) long, for example:
https://www.amazon.de/gp/product/B07...924SBF9G&psc=1
This is the centimeter/inch version that I'd like to have but is not shippable here.

An example of the clips shippable here are:
https://www.amazon.de/gp/product/B07...3XDIZKC8&psc=1

Wonder Clips and the like are fairly easy to find here, but I hadn't seen any of the hemming clips in Switzerland. Our local Manor does not have them - but then, the sewing corner of the local Manor is a sad place with little stock. I'm guessing they are winding it down.


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FYI for those making facemasks - Wonder Clips are a godsend, as you can lay out or work the fabric without pins - and pin holes.
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