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Re: mundane paper question
- To: BOOK_ARTS-L@LISTSERV.SYR.EDU
- Subject: Re: mundane paper question
- From: Michael Kline or Rachel Kline <kline@STIC.NET>
- Date: Wed, 10 Sep 1997 08:43:41 -0500
- Message-Id: <199709101353.GAA13526@SUL-Server-2.Stanford.EDU>
- Sender: "The Book Arts: binding, typography, collecting" <BOOK_ARTS-L@LISTSERV.SYR.EDU>
I have used wax paper to stiffen up tissue papers for similar uses. Perhaps
this would work with the Mulberry paper?
>what about iron-on pellon? The thin *material* used to stiffen collars
>and such? Would that work?
>On Tue, 9 Sep 1997, Susan Fatemi wrote:
>> Dear Cognoscenti --
>> This is such a mundane question that I hesitate to ask,
>> but maybe one of the paper experts would have some advice.
>> I have some mulberry paper (sold as gift wrap) that I
>> would like to use for hangtags on garments, but it's a
>> little soft.
>> Is there some product I could apply in some way, perhaps
>> iron-on, that would stiffen it up a bit, but still allow
>> the paper to show thru'? The only thing I've thought of
>> myself is spray starch.
>> Thank you.
>> Susan Fatemi