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thumbtack

chiefly US and Canadian a short tack with a broad smooth head for fastening papers to a drawing board, etc.
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So, we hope to see you at the exciting wedding exposition amidst live music, burlesque and booze," smiled one of the founder members of PushPin Events.
4 Attach the cup to the pencil: Push the pushpin through the center of the bottom of the cup and into the top of the pencil's eraser.
Place pushpins in the towns/countries connected to the students in your class.
The only restriction is that the work must be able to be supported on the wall by four pushpins.
He knows full well that it was not intended as a pretext for sending pleasure police into people's houses to confiscate pushpin sets and replace them with bound volumes of Keats and Shelley.
The Deals Near Me feature uses dynamic, pushpin technology to help customers find the best hotel deals near their current location C handy for mobile users looking for a stress-free, need-it-now hotel within a few miles.
3 | Using a pushpin, prick closely spaced holes along the outline of the design, making them deep enough to be seen when you remove the template.
Step 3: Use a tool from a pumpkin-carving kit or a regular pushpin to poke holes around the edges of your stencil into the pumpkin.
Leave about an inch at the end of the design to bend and use as a pushpin through the skin of the pumpkin.
portal also allows citizens to submit a service request to a city by dragging and dropping a pushpin on the map.
With a pushpin, poke a hole in the bottom of a small, clean creamer container.
Use a pushpin, embroidery needle, or metal skewer to prick your design onto the pumpkin.