drawing pin


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drawing pin

Brit a short tack with a broad smooth head for fastening papers to a drawing board, etc.
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Owner of the Whitley Whalers, Georgie Walker, says she has no idea how the drawing pin got there.
To make a compass, tie string to a pencil and drawing pin the other end to a corner of the paper.
It looks particularly impressive with gold and silver drawing pins at Christmas.
"Then there's the upholstery fabric on the walls, which means they can put posters up with drawing pins without leaving a mark," Corkery added.
Push a drawing pin through the knot and fix it to the paper, in the middle along one long edge.
Swansea Council has now been forced to fit a large bar magnet on its off-road sweeping vehicle to pick up the drawing pins.
A drawing pin stuck on a wall releasing the tiniest amount of blue asbestos could prove deadly.
Horrified parents fought desperately to save the life of their eight-year-old daughter as she choked on a drawing pin, a Teesside inquest heard.
If it's a round table, fix a string to the centre with a drawing pin to create concentric circles that can be filled with different coloured tiles and patterns.
And perhaps the worst of all would be the foreign bodies found in foods bought locally, such as the drawing pin in a Chinese carry-out meal; needles and pins in cereals, bread and crisps; cutting blades in a tin of stew and bread and a nail in a fruit loaf.