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Old 06-15-2013, 08:04 AM   #1
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Are metal topped pins any improvement on the plastic topped ones ?

I use the plastic ones at the mo but they aren't very strong when pushing them through a few layers of cloth especially if DS won't lie still !

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Old 06-15-2013, 08:15 AM   #2
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Dritz are the best, sharpest, easiest to use. I don't think the metal head matters, just the sharpness of the needles. There are generic ones that look like Dritz but they aren't the same.
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Old 06-15-2013, 08:40 AM   #3
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I agree Dritz are my absolute favorite. GMD are second favorite and those are both plastic head.
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Old 06-15-2013, 09:59 AM   #4
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I need to try some dritz pins, I think. I have gmd and some other brand, and I've never managed to get the other brand to *ever* work. I'm constantly losing pins (usually when I switch from flats to pockets while not at the bassinet), so I need more pins, but I don't need anything else from gmd, and I'm scared to try any other brands!
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I love you mamas that use pins :-)) Im pretty clumsy and would more than likely stick myself of DD. I use boingos since I like the fit of a double style closure (like pins).
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I prefer plastic head

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<---- I loved Dritz pins when I was diapering DS!
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