Lapel Stick for Missouri Star Quilt

temporary fabric adhesive - never pin, baste stitch, or staple fabric again

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What can the LAPEL sticks be used for?

How is LAPEL stick different than regular glue sticks?

Will the sticks melt in your purse / handbag?

How many applications do I get per stick?

Will the stick dry out if I don’t use it regularly?

Is LAPEL Stick safe to have in contact with skin?

Will LAPEL stick gum up my sewing machine?

Will LAPEL stick “bleed through” or discolour fabrics?

How long will LAPEL stick hold a hem or fabric in place?

Is LAPEL stick safe for children to use?

What does “temporary adhesive” mean?

Who invented LAPEL stick?

How can I use LAPEL stick as a fundraiser?

What types of groups can use LAPEL stick for fundraising?

Do organizations have to pay any money up front for the fundraising programs?

What do organizations receive with our fundraising kit?

How does the LAPEL stick help the JDRF?

Is there a wholesale program if I would like to sell LAPEL stick in my store or business?

Is LAPEL stick on Facebook / Twitter?

Where can you ship to?

Are there any testimonials from existing customers?

How can I send in a testimonial or to share a product story?

 

What can the LAPEL sticks be used for?

Temporarily fixing a fallen hem, closing gaping buttons, securing shirt collars, smoothing down bulging pockets, securing slipping straps, alternative to baste stitching, decorating costumes, many quilting techniques, keeping cuffs in place, and sewing or craft projects.

How is LAPEL stick different than regular glue sticks?

LAPEL stick is safe for fabrics and will come out in a standard wash without damaging the fabric. A temporary fabric adhesive that is non toxic, won’t bleed, or leave an odor.

Will the sticks melt in your purse / handbag?

As with all plastic containers it is not advisable to leave them in extreme heat for extended time periods.

How many applications do I get per stick?

The exact number will vary depending on the amount of product required for the type of fabric you are sticking and the amount of fabric – average is 200 uses per stick.

Will the stick dry out if I don’t use it regularly?

No, as long as you put the cap back on properly after each use the stick will not dry out.

Is LAPEL Stick safe to have in contact with skin?

Yes, LAPEL stick is non-toxic.

Will LAPEL stick gum up my sewing machine?

No, LAPEL stick is safe to use for quilting and sewing projects and will not gum up your machine.

Will LAPEL stick “bleed through” or discolour fabrics?

No, LAPEL stick will not bleed through or discolour fabrics.

How long will LAPEL stick hold a hem or fabric in place?

Fabric will be held in place until it is washed, LAPEL stick is a temporary adhesive.

Is LAPEL stick safe for children to use?

Yes, LAPEL stick is great for children to use for crafts, creative clothing, costumes, and much more.

What does “temporary adhesive” mean?

An adhesive or glue compound that is meant for temporary or short-term use. It is washable / water soluble, not intended for permanent use or to hold extreme amounts of strain or weight.

Who invented LAPEL stick?

LAPEL stick was invented by a local Victoria business man and is currently being distributed by Band K Enterprises of Victoria, BC, Canada.

How can I use LAPEL stick as a fundraiser?

We offer many different programs for fundraising to meet your organization’s needs. To learn more about how we can assist you in reaching and exceeding your fundraising goals please visit: www.effectivefundraising.ca

What types of groups can use LAPEL stick for fundraising?

We are committed to helping all organizations reach and exceed their fundraising goals. Schools, charities, sports teams, music and the arts, clubs, organizations, special interest groups, and many more can start a campaign or program to raise money for their goals. To see examples of some of the groups we are working with please visit: http://www.effectivefundraising.ca/campaigns

Do organizations have to pay any money up front for the fundraising programs?

No, we offer pre-order programs where your fundraisers can go out and take orders, collect payment, and submit a master order. When we receive your order and payment we will ship the product to you for distribution.

What do organizations receive with our fundraising kit?

The organizer receives complementary full color brochures and order forms (for however many individuals will be participating), sample LAPEL sticks to use to promote sales, a master order form to be completed by the organizer at the end of the campaign, and prizes for volume sales.

How does the LAPEL stick help the JDRF?

Everyone at LAPEL stick is committed to helping the JDRF and their mission to find a cure for type 1 diabetes. In addition to running fundraising campaigns in partnership with London Drugs we have also developed customized programs in BC such as the Family and Friends Fundraiser for the JDRF. To learn more about this program please visit: http://www.lapelstick.com/jdrf

Our ongoing commitment to the JDRF is to donate $0.30 from our proceeds for every stick sold online or through any of our retail partners.

Is there a wholesale program if I would like to sell LAPEL stick in my store or business?

Yes, we offer both individual blister packs with clip hangers and beautiful and compact 36 unit counter displays. LAPEL Stick can be positioned to attract not only sales, but positive communications with all your customers. If you are interested in having LAPEL stick as a product offering for your clients (online of offline) please contact Bruce Hampson at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Is LAPEL stick on Facebook / Twitter?

On Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/LapelStick

On Twitter: http://twitter.com/lapelstick

Where can you ship to?

We are currently selling in Canada, the United States, and the United Kingdom. Shipping charges vary depending on the quantity purchased.

Are there any testimonials from existing customers?

To see testimonials from customers and retail partners please visit: http://www.lapelstick.com/testimonials

How can I send in a testimonial or share a product story?

Please use our contact form located at: http://www.lapelstick.com/contact or you can email us at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Lapel Stick - Head Office
Victoria, BC
1-888-765-5665

Distribution: Ft Wayne, IN

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