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ChrisM318
« on: July 07, 2008 05:22:28 PM »

Can anyone suggest a resource for custom made label that you use to sew in your purses, wallets, etc.  I really would welcome your help and feedback.  Thanks all,  Chris
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« Reply #1 on: July 07, 2008 05:33:28 PM »

Do a search on ebay or etsy for custom labels! Lots of great sellers Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: July 08, 2008 03:56:38 AM »

Yeah, I heard about etsy too, that they have them there. I did myself a lot of searching, where I can get those. Anyway, I've finally found this:

http://www.wevelabels.com/order1.php

This is where I order mine. You can pick an amount, design, picture, color, etc. However, this is not the best site around for that. I'm sure there are better ones, I just didn't find them.
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« Reply #3 on: July 08, 2008 04:53:54 AM »

What I do is buy the printable fabric sheets from AC Moore - I think there is about 7-10 in a pack for about $10.99 (don't quote me though) what I do then is create my label using my word program and just print them on the fabric sheet. You are supposed to let dry then rinse under water until the water runs clear and let air dry. Then you cut out your label and sew on. I like them alot because you can get a lot of labels on one sheet. The only thing is the only color it comes in is a beige color.

I tried to find them online for you but wasn't able to. But if you have an AC moore near you go to the area where they have the iron transfers.

This is my label from the printable fabric:







Thanks, Hasna
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« Reply #4 on: July 08, 2008 05:26:43 AM »

Damn I wish something like that was available here..
Custom labels are so expensive and iron transfer stuff looks way too cheap in my opinion.
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« Reply #5 on: July 08, 2008 08:00:29 AM »

Thanks so much for the help, I guess I never thought of doing it myself.  I don't have an AC Moore but I will look around and see if I can find something around here.  Do you have a certain brand name you use?  Thanks again.
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« Reply #6 on: July 08, 2008 08:11:22 AM »

Nothing is more custom & easy than making your own:



http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=231400.0
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« Reply #7 on: July 08, 2008 09:23:33 AM »

I use PhotoFabric it comes white and is the same you print and rinse untill clear then sew on Smiley I got mine at WalMart for $14 (CND) and theres 6 sheets in a pack

for more info on them the company is www.blumenthallansi ng.com

heres mine  Grin
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« Reply #8 on: July 14, 2008 02:24:38 PM »

I simply use Printworks T-shirt transfers & iron them onto a simple sturdy fabric, cut & sew on. so far so good. (there are lots of companies that do the iron ons Printworks is decent & inexspensive)
To get them a good size I have used Word address labels - just inserted my logo...
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« Reply #9 on: July 19, 2008 02:26:30 PM »

hobby lobby sells the print fabric like three sheets for $14 tax included ill bet michaels sells them too both circulate half off cupons in the sunday paper
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