A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Please remember to SEARCH before asking a question that may have already been answered. Thanks!
Total Members: 302,795
Currently Running With Scissors:
742 Guests and 28 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Need Ideas! [glue suggestions]  (Read 427 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
MaryPies
« on: July 30, 2012 03:16:25 PM »

Hi-
I have a new lunchbox set for my 6 year old that comes with a plain soft-side cooler. He really wants to decorate it in a Star Wars theme. However, I have no idea how to accomplish this on the vinyl-like material. I tried plain old stickers; these wouldn't even stick. I don't want to use any iron-ons or hot glue; that could melt the material. I was thinking I could find some fabric & glue it on, but I don't think regular fabric glue would hold. I am not too artistically gifted, so painting something other than stick figures is out!
Any ideas are welcome!

« Last Edit: August 13, 2012 06:49:05 PM by LimeRiot - Reason: edited to add more descriptive subject » THIS ROCKS   Logged
novacasia
« Reply #1 on: August 12, 2012 07:12:59 AM »

Maybe you could try using Gorilla glue on the stickers, and then after the glue is dry, paint the sticker with shellac or mod podge to protect the image.

You could also try and find Star Wars fabric and sew a cover for the bag -- if there is a zipper, you could sew into the fabric of the zipper to attach the cover.

Good luck!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Erin
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
From the Vogue Closet - The Perfect Fall Cardigan
Jeanius - Grace Fuller on the Perfect Jeans
Vintage Bowles - Discovering Vintage Yves Saint Laurent in NYC
Evelyn Lozada on Celebrity Shoe Trends
Need to Know: Two Tone Trend, Nike FuelBand, and a "Food and Wine" Roundup
Latest Blog Articles
Tute Tuesday: Fabric and Felt Bird Ornament
Cardboard Tube? Craft Supply!
Spotlight on: Art Dolls

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2014, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.