by babash 13 Jul 2016

Can someone tell me what is the Blue or Pink sticky tape I see being used on the you tube demo's for zipper bags?

Is it just painters tape or electrical tape?
I looked at a few haby sites but didn't see it listed. I used clear sticky tape the other day but thought the coloured would be easier to see when it came to peeling it off.

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by babash 13 Jul 2016

Thanks everyone for your help and advice on the tape. Have some Pink on the way and will also try out Blue painters tape if I can find it at Bunnings as well as Electrical tape and see what works best and what is most economical.

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by gerryb 13 Jul 2016

Think your question has been answered. i use both the blue painters and the pink Floriani. The pink will stick longer than the blue, but the blue is cheaper. So guess it doesn't matter! I can use the blue 2-3 times then I have to replace it.

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babash by babash 13 Jul 2016

Thanks for your input I am going to try both.

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by bevintex 13 Jul 2016

I use the blue painters tape

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babash by babash 13 Jul 2016

Thank you.

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by mops Moderator 13 Jul 2016

They seem to be painter's tape, not available where I live. Here they only sell the paper crepe like tape that works well as long as you don't leave it on overnight.

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babash by babash 13 Jul 2016

Sounds like masking tape.

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by dragonflyer 13 Jul 2016

Floriani makes a Pink Perfection Tape...I haven't used it but many like it...it is a bit expensive...

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babash by babash 13 Jul 2016

Hubby ordered me some of this but I am still going to try the painters tape as well.
Thanks for telling us the name of it so much easier to search when you have a product name.

dragonflyer by dragonflyer 15 Jul 2016

My pleasure...let us know when you have decided which is best for you...

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by Sewmum1 13 Jul 2016

My painters tape is green but I have also found a 24 hour masking tape that is cheaper and works better.

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babash by babash 13 Jul 2016

Thank you

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by graceandham 13 Jul 2016

If you're good with scissors, buy the wide painter's tape and you can split it down the middle.

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babash by babash 13 Jul 2016

Thank you

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by kathymourie 13 Jul 2016

The pink is expensive painters tape. I won some at a class I was taking. The blue is just as good.

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babash by babash 13 Jul 2016

Thank you

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by marianb 13 Jul 2016

They blue tape is available at the Hardware Store, it doesn't leave any residue on the fabric.

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babash by babash 13 Jul 2016

Thank you

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by Barbaric 13 Jul 2016

the blue one is painters tape

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babash by babash 13 Jul 2016

Thank you

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