We all know that glitter gets everywhere. To clear it up effectively use a small amount of playdough to wipe the area. It will pick up the glitter as you wipe.
To undo a knotted necklace chain, place two drops of cooking oil on a piece of waxed paper, lie the knot in the oil and use two straight pins to work it loose.
always store bananas separately from other fruit as the gas they give off as they ripen shortens the life of the other fruit. Of course, if you have fruit you would like to ripen quickly, pop it in a paper bag with a banana.
If you are thinking of putting up a gallery wall of your pictures, the easiest way to arrange them is to lay them out on the floor. You can play around with position and spacing. Once you are happy with the arrangement you can hang them on the wall.
If your oven shelves have badly burnt on food, remove them and soak them in a bowl of biological washing powder and water overnight. They will be much easier to clean the next day.
Tip of the day: Use ice cube trays to hold small items such as hair clips or cufflinks in a drawer.