Tuesday, 22 November 2011

Stick 'em up! A Giveaway from Scotch


Every now and then, a product comes along that sounds just perfect.

I was offered the chance to try some Scotch Restickable Tabs, and I have to say, these tick a lot of boxes for me:
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  • They are perfect for craft activities
  • They are re-usable - once the stickiness is lost, wash them in soapy water and they can be used again
  • They are transparent so can be used on glass 'invisibly'
  • They remove cleanly (although not recommended for use on wallpaper, delicate surfaces or 'flat' paint)

Each tab is capable of holding up to a quarter of a pound in weight, so I thought I'd give them a go.  I tried them out to hang fairy lights in Ruby's room.  Although I used quite a lot of tabs to evenly distribute the weight, so far so good!



Sadly I didn't find them terribly effective at holding fabrics - they don't hold up my bunting (sob).  However, I'm looking forward to using these to stick up our Christmas cards this year, and may even use them to make some cards myself - they'd be ideal for getting a slight 3D effect on paper crafts.



Scotch Restickable Tabs are available from Rymans, Staples http://www.3mselect.co.uk/ and other outlets, but I have 5 packs to give away...

If you'd like to get your sticky mitts on a pack, simply leave a comment below telling me what you'd stick with them.

For an additional entry (leave a separate comment) please tweet: "I want to get my sticky mitts on Scotch Restickable Tabs with @missielizzieb http://bit.ly/ubH73S"

This competition is open to UK entrants only.  Please ensure you leave contact details eg Twitter ID or email. The five winners will be chosen at random. Entries close at 5pm on Wednesday 30th December 2011.

Sponsored post: I was kindly sent a sample of the tabs and the giveaway prizes are sponsored by Scotch Tape.

23 comments:

  1. i would use them for sticking up my daughters many pictures that she brings back from nursery

    @ashlallan

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  2. i have tweeted as @ashlallan

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  3. Hi there
    Ooooh I'd love these! I am expecting a baby and was wondering how to stick my birth affirmations up around the house! Thanks!
    magatha
    @acharityaday
    www.charity365.blogspot.com

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  4. I would use it to stick pictures!
    @Dorothee77

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  5. I'd use these for holding card in place on my Glitter Girls embossing boards when I'm using them, they would be brilliant for that.
    @janesgrapevine

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  6. I would use them to proudly display my boys pictures and paintings as the youngest calls blue tack playdoh and runs off with it!!! Please help lol. I am @missingsleep x

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  7. Have tweeted at @missingsleep x

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  8. I would use them to make our Christmas cards I think @RedRoseMummy

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  9. I'd use them hang my Christmas decorations up

    @littleboo_21

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  10. i'd stick up my sons 'artwork' with it. or i could stick bills to things to remind me to pay them (maybe) @mummylion

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  11. I'm a big fan of sticky tape, as you know (sad, sad, sad), and these look great to add to my collection! I stick a lot of images and postcards up around my working desk, which I like to change around on a regular basis, so that's what I'd use them for.

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  12. I use them for craft projects but also to hang my Granddaughters lovely paintings @mamamakes

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  13. I'd use them for sticking notes to my forehead - I have a TERRIBLE memory! @rhodak09

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  14. have tweeted too @rhodak09

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