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Of Keys and Monkeys

Posted June 21, 2007
Long ago, multiple keys were the sign of a janitor or a jailer. Today, having five keys to a single building means you live somewhere in Manhattan. If your new apartment has more hardware than a Marc Jacobs bag, try these monkey caps from Patina. Not only will they prevent mix-ups when you open the door, but their wide shape makes keys easier to find if they’re lost in your purse or backpack. Too cool to keep a zoo animal on your key ring? The company also sells “key shirts,” little plastic tees that make your life just as easy.

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