Sunday, March 13, 2011

Applying Vinyl When You Don’t Have Transfer Paper

I ran out of transfer paper for my vinyl a project or two before I made my Organized Week Dry Erase Board. It didn’t seem like it would be such a big deal until I needed to put the small lettering for the days of the week on the board. Turns out scotch tape works great!

First I cut out each word and peeled off the excess vinyl from around it.

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Stuck a strip of tape a little wider than the word on it.

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Rub over the tape to make sure the vinyl sticks to it and then peel off.

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Gently touch the word down where you want it. Lift carefully if you need to adjust.

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Then rub over the tape where the letters are and gently peel away.

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Each piece of tape could last me through 3 or 4 words before it started to not be sticky enough. It was a great (and cheap) way to apply my vinyl words!

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