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Geometric Washi Tape by DIY Crew

Colorful Washi Masking Tape (Set of 10 Rolls) – Wide Japanese Decorative Paper Tape with Geometric Pattern Designs, Cute Colored Collection From DIY Crew

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  • COLORS: Lovely, vibrant and bright colors. In this set of 10 tapes you will find: Yellow, Blue, Red, Pink, Orange, Black, White, Green, Purple and Grey tapes.
  • DIMENSIONS: 15mm wide x 10 meters long . The masking washi tapes are great for: decorating, scrapbooking, making custom gift boxes and more. Kids LOVE them
  • STICKY: Our washi tape sticks to any clean surface. The tapes will NOT damage your walls, you can remove them and stick them without any residue
  • PACKAGE: You will receive a clear and cute plastic box with 10 high quality tapes. Don’t waste your money on murky and uneven tapes from other sellers
  • QUALITY: We have high quality control standards, all the tapes are evenly sized and great quality. You’re protected by a satisfaction warranty from DIY Crew and Amazon

 


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This is a great set if you are looking for a wide variety of patterns/colors as it really does have a rainbow of variety and I love how bright each roll is! Most of them are Geometric patterned (arrows, circles, stars, dots, zig zags, lines) and then you have a plain green. which matches nicely with the grey dot pattern and the red/green striped pattern. The yellow star roll the stars are actually clear so you will get the color of whatever you use the tape on.
The rolls are great sized (about the same as the stores) they come on a cardboard base and you get 10 meters of tape (about 33 ft) which is average for washi tape. These are actually more of a masking tape and not as much of a paper tape but they still tear very easily by hand if you don’t have scissors near.
I did find that these are a little less sticky then other brands I have used and also less sticky then regular washi tape that is more paper like. Which is why the masking tape ones are much better for walls, or projects that you would like to remove the tape. All my projects are paper based so I do not know how well they remove from other surfaces.
The rolls come individually wrapped which I love to prevent dirt and dust from sticking, and its nice if you want to keep a few rolls and share a few. And they all come in a cute see-thru box. You can find out more or purchase your own here. I received this item at a discount for my honest and unbiased opinion.

Floral Washi by Gambi Paper Co

Japanese WASHI Colored Paper Masking Tape – Floral Design – Set of 10 – Scrapbooking, Arts and Crafts, Kid-Friendly by Gambi Paper Co

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I’m pretty sure my new life goal is to have a room dedicated to Washi Tape. I seriously can’t get enough of this stuff!

This set is wonderful! You get 10 rolls, all individually wrapped, and presented in a nice slide box with a clear lid. Great for gift giving or keeping on your desk if you don’t have a million other rolls like I do.

Each roll is on a smaller cardboard base, you get a great amount of tape (10 meters approx 33 feet) the rolls are similar to a lot of the ones you would find in craft stores. The washi tape itself sticks nicely, remember this isn’t regular tape it is a paper tape so much thinner. It is easy to rip so you don’t need scissors unless you want a clean line look.

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And variety, I love this set because of all the different options you get, from sprinkles, hearts, dots, lines and flowers you won’t get bored with this set! Most of the patterns are semi clear, so if you use them on colored paper you get something different! The pink roll is hard to see but it is an outline of hearts, but the hearts are clear. There is also a great mix of bright colors and pastels. Most washi tape sets I have seen are limited to a color theme, this one is a great variety! If you would like to learn more or to get your own set, you can find it here. I received this item at a discount for my honest and unbiased opinion.

UCEC Golden Eagle Scissors

UCEC Golden Eagle Scissors – Great for Stitch,DIY Supplies – Pack of 12 by UCEC

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I had a friend introduce me to this style of sewing scissors last year and they have been my favorite style since! And not because I sew, because the only time you will see me sewing is with a needle and thread fixing a tiny hole in a pair of pants. Anyways.. I love my scissors my friend gave me because they are super sharp, great at cutting in small spaces and I love how you hold these! I am actually left handed but in school I always had to use my right hand to cut because there was never left handed scissors. I’m actually ambidextrous now. So I was excited to see how these compared to the pair my friend gave me that I love and treat like gold 🙂


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So at first when I got these I was kind of disappointed. They arrived nicely in plastic, each scissor had its own little slot. So I go to take out a pair and they are greasy or oily or something! I was grossed out and didn’t understand WHY they would put oil on something made to cut fabric/paper wouldn’t that get all over the items and make a mess?. My husband explained to me that the oil was to keep the blades from rusting. Which made complete sense!! And clearly I wasn’t going to be using all 12 scissors at once. Although I do plan on keeping a few around the house since they are handy! I do recommend that before you use a pair of these that you do wipe the blades with a tissue or rag.

The scissors are about 4 inches long. The blades are great, nice and sharp and made of metal. The handle part isn’t as great of quality as some others, these happen to be made of plastic. I have had one pair already break at the plastic part in half. But I’ve been using it all week and pretty much for everything so I was rough on it. But for the price and how many you get I still think this is a great deal.

I love these for trimming my nail wraps because they cut really smoothly. I mainly used the scissors to cut paper, thick paper, tape, bubble wrap. I love these for crafting since they are small it makes it easier to get close to were you want to cut. I’m sure these would work great for cutting fabric, and lots of other items! If you would like to purchase your own set, you can find them here. I did receive these at a discount for my honest and unbiased opinion.

Washi Tape by Sandman Crafts

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Washi Tape is becoming so popular, if you don’t know about it you are clearly missing out! I am addicted to it! (Like hard core addict I have hundreds of rolls and I’m sure you will be seeing quite a few review posts in the future because I don’t know how to say no to more haha!)  It can be used for so much, crafts, scrapbooking, decorating notebooks, planners, pens, anything!! My favorite way to use it to seal envelopes that I mail out for my business or to my friends because fun and pretty mail is just better! And these washi tapes are adorable!
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You get a wonderful variety, flamingos, pineapple, burgers, lips, mermaid scale pattern and my favorite “you are my sunshine”. As far as colors go, the listing is described as “vibrant” but I would say these are more of pastel vs bright. But they do still show up nicely on a white background. The color is a tiny bit harder to see on some of them if you use it on a more colorful surface. The rolls come in a cute decorated ziplock type bag. The rolls are cardboard and alot wider then the typical ones I have found in stores. Each roll has 5 meters (approx 16+ ft) of tape which is a decent size. The width is a little over 1/2 an inch which is the size of most of my other washi tapes.It was super easy to get off the roll. It is like a paper tape so you can just rip it off or use scissors if you prefer and it stuck really nicely to paper/envelopes when I used it. These weren’t part of amazon prime but they did include free shipping and the wait wasn’t long at all. I ordered on a Monday afternoon and had them by Friday. And as always this company gets a bonus point for having a Satisfaction Guarantee because I feel that is important to stand behind your product! You can find out more about this this product, or to purchase your own click here.
I received this item at a discount for my honest and unbiased opinion.