How Can I Reapply a Peeling Letter on an Athletic Shirt?

We managed to get a normally very expensive football shirt a lot cheaper because it had a slight defect as one of the letters is peeling off. Does anyone have any tips for reapplying?

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By PhilippaC from Rugby, Warwickshire

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May 9, 20110 found this helpful

Fabric glue can be bought anywhere and works.

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May 10, 20110 found this helpful

I agree about the fabric glue. Make sure you get the washable or dry cleanable kind (depends on how the shirt is cared for.) You could also try hot glue is very small amounts - that might work.

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May 10, 20110 found this helpful

There is a product called Stich Witchery. Place a bit of it between the shirt and the letter, and apply reasonably hot iron. Lasts through washings, etc.

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