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Why SQOTS Glue Dots are Square, Not Round?

Posted by on Apr 30, 2013 in Blog | Comments Off on Why SQOTS Glue Dots are Square, Not Round?

Glue dots are not a new product and have been around for several years. We got down to present current market with an upgraded product produced using a method we feel offers better control and outcomes for the completed product. Old-style, flat glue dots were manufactured by dripping hot melt glue on a silicon release backing paper after which rolling them to flatten them up. This kind of method’s final result is a squashed “blob” of adhesive that looks similar to a circle. We are pleased with that patent pending manufacturing approach...

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SQOTS™ Glue Dots and Synthetic Nails Experiment

Posted by on Mar 19, 2013 in Beauty Tips, Blog | Comments Off on SQOTS™ Glue Dots and Synthetic Nails Experiment

A couple of weeks ago, we had an inquiry related to our article, Glue Dots for Synthetic or Plastic Nail Art.  We were asked how do they stand in water and if they will last for a couple of days. We have conducted an experiment where we joined two plastic nails together and then submerged them in water.  Materials: Two pieces Plastic Nails preferably the same size SQOTS™ Glue Dots Tabs with Backing Paper in Dispenser Box A glass of water Tweezers Optional:  Nail Polish Remover and cotton Process: Make sure that the nails are clean. ...

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Fan of SQOTS and Straw Building Sets

Posted by on Feb 7, 2013 in Blog, Home Activities | Comments Off on Fan of SQOTS and Straw Building Sets

Construct-o-Straws and Connecta Straws have turned the concept of regular drinking straws into clever construction kits. Both simple and intricate models can be developed using these thicker and stronger straws with connectors which are light in weight. The brightly colour plastic building kits are ideal for children whose visualization produce more free-form sculpture concepts. Putting together their work of art, youngsters train their basic principles of balance proportion and hand-eye coordination. There are tubes of varying lengths and...

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Glue Dots for Synthetic Nails, Fake Nails or Plastic Nails

Posted by on Jan 14, 2013 in Beauty Tips, Blog | Comments Off on Glue Dots for Synthetic Nails, Fake Nails or Plastic Nails

In case you are comfortable wearing your fingernails short but wanting to have long and exquisite fingernails, then synthetic nails happen to be an option. Having synthetic nails done for you in the salon is possible but costly. With some simple resources you can stick on synthetic nails in the comfort of your own home. Saving cash and time while you enjoy altering your nails from one style to the next are amongst the rewards in trying this project. Over the holidays, I figured I would escape from my daily routine and check these plastic...

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Removing Glue Dots After Long Exposure to Light

Posted by on Nov 12, 2012 in Blog, Home Activities | Comments Off on Removing Glue Dots After Long Exposure to Light

SQOTS™ Glue Dots and SQOTS™-TAPE can become “permanent” especially if used on windows where light can get to the adhesive side. As usual, as with all SQOTS™ and SQOTS™-Tape application you will need to do your own tests to insure the products are suitable for your surface and application. If in doubt, you can always apply your work to Glass or a Surface that cannot be damaged by Adhesive. This article concentrates on the case where the SQOTS™ glue dots have been in place on a window for many months and UV light has acted on the...

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Gift Baskets

Posted by on Sep 20, 2012 in Blog | Comments Off on Gift Baskets

Gift baskets are a favourite choice when it comes to gift ideas.  They can be given anytime of the year regardless of the occasion as they allow creativity and customization for any given occasion.   It will take a bit of thinking and planning to create the perfect gift basket for your recipient.  Think about what the person likes to do, his/her hobbies, passions and interests.  Your basket can come in all shapes and sizes and contain all sorts of personalized items that the receiver will surely love.  Save money by creating your own...

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Model Train Sets

Posted by on Jun 26, 2012 in Blog, Featured, Handyman Tips, Home Activities, SQOTS™ Applications | Comments Off on Model Train Sets

Train sets are one of the most popular toys to play with for kids and adults. Some train sets come with battery operated or electric operated engines which can be a lot of fun to set up and watch. With curves and hills, long trains can get into trouble – falling off the tracks. With SQOTS™ your imagination is the only limit to the way you can help your long trains stay on the tracks. Prior to adding our guide rails using SQOTS™ the train track configuration we had  could only have a train length of two(2) carriages before the trains...

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Mother’s Day Balloons Decorating Ideas

Posted by on May 29, 2012 in Blog, Craft Activities, Home Activities, SQOTS™ Applications | Comments Off on Mother’s Day Balloons Decorating Ideas

I have recently introduced SQOTS™ Square Dots of Glue to my children and they were very thrilled.  They thought up hundreds of ideas to consume them right away.  The ideas they came up with were all enjoyable and remarkably entertaining.  My daughter instantly thought of using them for the then upcoming Mother’s Day celebration.   The kids tried new art and craft decorating ideas to make this Mother’s Day a bit more interesting and imaginative. They came up with unique decorations that include balloons and banners into the...

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Flashcard Labels

Posted by on Mar 2, 2012 in Blog, Featured, Home Activities, SQOTS™ Applications | Comments Off on Flashcard Labels

Teach your child to read with the help of flashcard labels attached to objects around the house.   Your child (aged 18 months to 4 years) is showing an interest in reading words. Here is a fun way to increase their reading vocabulary.   You can use SQOTS™ square sticky dots to attach flashcard labels to toys, furniture, etc. around the house. You can also attach photos of those objects to duplicate flashcards of the labels. The duplicate cards are for use in games and to consolidate learning. Start with a small number of labels...

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Edible Wall Poster

Posted by on Feb 29, 2012 in Blog, Craft Activities, Featured, Home Activities, SQOTS™ Applications | Comments Off on Edible Wall Poster

SQOTS™ and SQOTS™-Tape help create a Memorable Edible Wall Poster.     You want your child’s birthday party to have that ‘Wow’ factor. SQOTS™ square sticky dots and SQOTS™-Tape enable you to turn an ordinary birthday chart into a stunning and delicious work of art for your wall.   In order to do this you need:   1 or 2 photos a few craft items (obtained at a craft/$2 shop) some little treats from the supermarket. Happy Birthday chart that you have either bought at the newsagent or...

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