Mine were plastic not metal, but I agree. They don't clamp down enough to hold things in place. That's kind of why I decided they weren't for me.
Originally Posted by BowSoPrecious
I've used the salon clips from Sally's and they come in a pack of 4 or 5. I'm not crazy about these because they don't hold the bow in place well enough for me. They are a cheap metal and come in different colors. Are these what you are talking about?