Most of them are either made in Korea or China. The ones from Korea are better made than the ones from China. They are not handcrafted, but factory made. You can get a package of 12 at the wholesale district in LA for about $12. (On Saturdays, you can shop there and get wholesale prices even if you don't have a tax ID. We used load up the mini van with a bunch of girls and go to the wholesale district to buy shoes, purses and hair clips. You know, BB "Before Baby").
I actually used to buy hair clips for myself from the wholesale merchant all the time. Instead of paying $30 t0 $40 at stores in the OC, I can get the exact same ones they carry in the stores for less than $8 each.
I still got the address somewhere if anyone is actually interested in checking them out.
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