We’ve all seen the typical vinyl wall decal – a phrase in black, scripty letters usually hung somewhere in the home. Those aren’t necessarily my style, so I’ve rounded up 12 cool ideas and uses for vinyl in the home. Some are on walls. Some aren’t! Check them out!
Sometimes, you’ve got an image you need to stick somewhere, the soft pixelatedness of inkjet sticker paper simple won’t do. Sir Brittanicvs provides a recipe for some homemade adhesive to place on a contact paper substrate that gets your message where it belongs.
White Vinegar White Glue Your design(s) printed out on paper A wide brush Tupperware container OR jar Packaging tape OR Clear Contact Paper Straight edge Little spray bottle Scissors OR X-acto Blade
New from Alice Rosignoli are these lamp stickers. They come in floor ($89) and table ($59) lamp varieties. Each comes with a hook/wall fitting into which you can insert a light source. Available through Design Boom.
blik just might be the king of decals. Their peel and stick ‘stickers for grown-ups’ allow users ‘to easily transform the look of a living or office space in minutes.’ A cool addition to their product line are the Re-Stik™ assortment, which can be applied and RE-applied over and over again.
Want something a bit more literary? How about custom made prose? You submit your favorite poem, quote or phrase–in the size, font and color of your choice–and blik will do the rest. Continue Reading