When you print with stickers, picking the right material is just as essential as designing the sticker itself. However, many people are unable to distinguish the variations between the sticker materials to know what is best for their products and packaging. At Gogoprint, we have wide variety of sticker materials in our kit so that you can have plenty of choices to go for. To make it easier, here is a brief rundown of our sticker materials and their characteristics.
1. Paper Sticker
Paper Stickers are the cost-effective option for stickers. This uncoated white paper stock with a natural feel is recommended for stickers that need to be written on. It is however non-waterproof.
2. Mirrorcoat Sticker
Mirrorcoat stickers are another cost-effective alternative. They are made with glossy white based paper stickers. These stickers are mostly used for indoor purposes because it is not entirely waterproof.
3. Synthetic Matte White
If you need a water resistant sticker, synthetic matte white could be your ideal choice. It is made with water resistant material like plastic.
4. Synthetic Transparent
This see-through material is perfect for showcasing your product packaging if you want emphasis on your product design.
5. Kraft Sticker
Kraft Sticker is made with a natural brown kraft paper sticker, this type of sticker material is well-suited for those who want their products to have a homemade or handcrafted feel. They are economical and writable.
PVC Sticker is a non-clear, high quality plastic material. It’s waterproof, tear resistant and stretchable characteristics makes it suitable for outdoor use.
PP sticker is made of high quality material that is waterproof, tear resistant and stretchable.
1. White PE
Suitable for frozen food, cosmetic, toiletries and more. It is made with water resistant material and can be stretched slightly.
2. Silver PP
Silver PP material can give you a visual impact with its metallic shine on your sticker. Just like silver, it is shiny and glossy.
3. Transparent OPP
This see-through material is durable, water resistant and long-lasting. Transparent OPP works well with packaging because they’re flexible and easy to apply. It is glossy with a firm base and completely waterproof.
Car Window Sticker
Car Window Sticker is made from non-adhesive cling material, which can avoid damage to the glass when removed. It is also water-proof and tear resistant.
With the right materials, your sticker will be sure to stick out among the crowd :) Just make sure that your design complements with the material for that extra boost of awesome. For a more detailed explanation regarding stickers, you can also check out our other article. To see all of our materials and prices in one go, check out our website to get the overall picture!
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