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How Suspender Clips Work and How To Fasten Them

Suspender Styles

X-Back Suspender
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  • Need to find where on your body the strap meets the pants without having any fold, buckling or looping
  • This will generally be 3-5" on either side of the center of your back
  • Exact placement will vary with your build and dimensions
Y-Back Suspender
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  • Put the clip exactly in the middle of the top of the pants in the back, if there is no center rear belt loop
  • Put the clip just to either side of the belt loop if there is a belt loop in the middle of the back of your trousers

Suspender Clips

Finger Clip
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  • Do not place the clips over a belt loop (or a belt) since over time that will loosen the grip
  • High marks with those seeking both a traditional look and the versatility to be worn with either a suit or casual pants
  • Comes in both X-Back and Y-Back styles
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Construction Clip
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  • Do not place the clips over a belt loop (or a belt) since over time that will loosen the grip
  • These heavy-duty construction clips have a super strong grip that will not let you down
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Belt Clip
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  • Heavy duty plastic hooks that slide onto your belt (up to 1.5-inches wide)
  • Provides dual support of the belt and the suspenders
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Pin Clip
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  • Made with heavy-duty nickel pins that go straight through the fabric for a 100% no slip grip
  • Decorative clips are alos reinforced with plastic teeth securely holding both sides of the fabric
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BuzzNot Airport Friendly Clip
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  • Easy-open plastic suspender clips that securely grip any material or fabric
  • Convenient suspenders keep your pants up and your travel schedule on time
  • Also good for active sports wear like ski and bike pants since the plastic clips will not damage the material
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Trigger Snap Clip
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  • Traditionally found on leather and western wear but now also available on regular elastic suspenders
  • Similar to a dog leash attachment - push down on the clip and attach to your belt loops
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Side Clip
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  • Put your arms through the suspenders as though you are putting on a shirt
  • Attach the clips one on each side
  • Exactly where the clips attach will depend on your build
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Convertible Clip
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  • Two suspenders for the price of one - choose to wear them as clip suspenders one day and button suspenders the next
  • Simply undo the leather tab, remove the attachment you don't need and refasten the tab
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