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Using an Altoids lid, a couple of rubber bands and a paper clip, you can sport a cool and handy front pocket wallet.
This should take you a few seconds. You need one Altoids lid, two rubber bands, and a paperclip. If you really want to trick out your new wallet, use ...
Make the paper clip as straight as you can with a pair of pliers.
Use your handy pliers to put small hooks in the ends of the paper clip. Make sure the hooks are in line with each other.
Put two more bends in the paper clip. Each of these new segments should be about 3/4 of an inch long.
Refer to the image and put two 3/16" bends in the paper clip.
Grip the paper clip as shown and bend it back around the pliers.
Put a little hook at the end of the paper clip as shown and you are done with that. The first one I attempted didn't turn out so well, but the second ...
If you bent the clip correctly, it should fit nicely into the hinge slots on the side of the Altoids lid.
Loop the two rubber bands together so there is a single knot in it. You could skip this step entirely if you use a longer rubber band, but having the ...
Put each end of the rubber band under the hook of the paper clip inside the lid where clip holds on. You may have to loosen or pinch the clip down to ...
An Altoids lid happens to hold standard credit cards and identification perfectly. Load it up with your cards and stretch the rubber bands over.
Stretch the rubber band around and hook it on the paper clip. If you chose short enough bands, the wallet should hold together tightly. You stuff is s...
Just fold paper money and put it under the bands. your new wallet fits comfortably in your front pocket. An added bonus is that it forces you to be a ...
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can we use an whole altoids tin?
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