How To Make Embossed Plant Tags: thank you!!!!!!!!

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How To Make Embossed Plant Tags

By Xeramtheum
August 13, 2013

Among the most frustrating things about gardening are the mystery plants remaining when their tags fade away from sun and rain. The fix is embossable tags, but the cost of buying them is prohibitive if you use a lot, as I do...

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crittergarden
Aug 13, 2013 4:24 AM CST
I've been experimenting with porcelain floor tiles and nail polish.....
This seems so mu ch better AND less expensive!!!
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Xeramtheum
Aug 13, 2013 6:40 AM CST
You're welcome!
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Samigal
Aug 13, 2013 7:22 PM CST
Instead of carboard pieces I suppose you could use slats from mini blinds also. Clever idea.
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Xeramtheum
Aug 13, 2013 8:00 PM CST
I don't think the slats would work because they probably are too hard to emboss and you wouldn't get a very deep impression.
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canadanna
Aug 13, 2013 9:28 PM CST
Love your idea and instructions.Thanks!
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Aug 24, 2013 1:29 PM CST


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