How do you repair iron-on transfers that are peeling off?
By Tracy from Indianapolis, IN
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Use fusible webbing....Pellon works the best! This is used to adhere fabric to fabric. The instructions are on the Pellon. Hope this works for you!
Consider using a sewing machine set on satin stitch. The satin stitch could be used to create a border around the entire picture. Or use the sewing machine set on a zig-zag stitch. This stitch could also be done by hand. Karen
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When I peeled my iron on it looked great. After it cooled I could see that it did not take all the way. Can I apply more heat with something other than the peeled paper since it is in the trash?
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How can I fix a peeling iron-on transfer?
Brent from Duxbury, VT
Put a sheet of waxed paper over the top and heat iron to a low setting. Iron the waxed paper lightly. Keep checking every couple of seconds until the iron on is adhered. It doesn't take long for it to re-adhere. Make sure when washing the garment or what it is on that it doesn't go into the dryer. Sometimes dryers are just a bit too hot for iron ons and the glue comes unstuck.
Can you fix an iron on transfer that's peeling off of a t-shirt?
Stephanie from Wilmington, NC
Use fusible webbing. Pellon works the best. This is used to adhere fabric to fabric. The instructions are on the Pellon. Hope this works for you.