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Old 01-03-2013, 12:22 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Luggage tag how to?

I've seen references to making your own Disney luggage tags, but how do you make them sturdy enough to actually use? Do you just get a regular luggage tag and replace the blah form with a Disney-themed one, or is there some other way that I'm missing?

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I know I have made tags for the strollers using plastic tags I bought at Walmart the kind you put your picture in then peel off the paper and they seal. They have lasted a few trips.
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I used tags from the luggage section @ target. They peel back and laminate. Think there were 4 per package. Scrapbook paper and stickers on the front and info on the back. They came out cute and were simple to make.
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The craft section at many stores carry peel and stick make it yourself luggage tags. I have used these and they have lasted since 2008 for many many trips, including international trips. I went to Home Depot and picked out the Disney Paint Samples which are Mickey heads, peeled the heads off of the backing, pasted them together and written our info with a calligraphy pen on both sides. Once dry I put the Mickey head inside the peel and stick, seal it and voila it's done! I use a different color for each person in the family. They make finding your luggage a little easier too!
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Thank you, everyone! I'm going out today to try to find some of the tag blanks you've described. Thanks!
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I have also used the Home Depot paint samples they work out very well I wrote on ours, and laminated them together, each of us picking our perspective color. I put a piece of cardboard between mine as well, just for extra sturdiness. When we had a stroller I used our Disney Print Shop and also made our own stroller identification, for the top of the handle in plain sight, back of the stroller, and also the basket, ( wasn't going to loose the wheels)!!!
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