(Closed) Need help with glue, nothing is working on DIY invite!

posted 5 years ago in DIY
Post # 3
1205 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: December 2011

Have you tried something like E6000?  I’ve had success gluing weird surfaces with that–you just have to be careful and distribute it evenly (using a paintbrush or toothpick).  Or try roughing up one of the surfaces that will be hidden with a little fine-grit sandpaper to give them some texture for the glue to adhere to?

Post # 4
4803 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: August 2012

Have you tried glue tape?  It is recommended for paper.

Post # 5
42 posts

I would go to Michaels Arts and Crafts and get the ATG Gun, it comes with 2 rolls of the tape. You can find a 40% off coupon here



I have used it on that type of paper as well as many other types and have always had great sucess.




Post # 7
1237 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: May 2015

Glue dots!! They sell them at Michaels, Target, etc, and they stick to everything!

Post # 8
319 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: December 2013

ATG tape…I second that one. Double stick tape is much easier to deal with and the ATG kind is extremely sticky! 

Post # 9
87 posts
Worker bee
  • Wedding: September 2013

I would reccomend glue dots. they come in different sizes, thicknesses and shapes (dots/strips). They work on pretty much anything.

Post # 10
5405 posts
Bee Keeper

I was going to recommend E6000. I don’t know how it would work for paper but that shit is serious! I’ve never found it to not stick to something. 

Post # 11
1101 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: June 2014

If the paper is a linen type (sounds like it is) then fabric glue should work just fine.

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