The drake looks as if you'd curled his tail feather with the curling tongs.
There were hairpins on the dresser and a pair of curling tongs beside them.
Lavendar was paying for the curling tongs, and not a muscle of his face relaxed.
Madge picked up a pair of curling tongs and caught the handkerchief by one end.
That Frenchman keeps a hair-dresser to crimp the topsail and to clew up the sails with curling tongs!
At night she was anointed with cosmetics, and her hair was brushed and scented, but needed no help from curling tongs or pins.
Their most trivial action may mean volumes, or their most extraordinary conduct may depend upon a hairpin or a curling tongs.