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Sticker FAQ

Sticker FAQ

Sticker FAQ

What types of stickers are available from Big Moods?

With over 5,000 sticker designs, Big Moods has something for everyone! We have meme stickers, animal stickers, positivity stickers, faith stickers, nature stickers, funny stickers, and everything in between. 

Our typical sticker is about 3x3", but sizes vary a bit from design to design.

The majority of Big Moods stickers are printed and laminated on white vinyl, but we also have holographic stickers and clear stickers available as well.


How long do stickers last?

The lifespan of a sticker depends on the type of sticker, the surface it is applied to, and the environment it is exposed to. Generally, most stickers will last for several years if applied correctly and protected from the elements.


How should I apply stickers?

It’s important to e the surface is clean and dry before applying the sticker. When applying stickers, it’s important to ensure that the surface is clean and dry and then use a squeegee to press the decal against the surface and flatten out any air bubbles. 

How to apply stickers without bubbles?

To apply stickers without bubbles, it’s important to make sure the surface is clean and dry before applying the sticker. Additionally, you can use a credit card or a flat object to press the sticker down and ensure it is securely applied and that there are no air bubbles.


How to put stickers on straight?

The easiest way to ensure you are placing a sticker on straight, is to use a ruler. Use the ruler to mark where you want the sticker to go and use the straight line of rule to guide your sticker into place. Lastly, use a credit card or a flat object to press the sticker down and ensure it is securely applied.

What materials are stickers made from?

Did you know that different types of stickers are made with different materials? Stickers are typically made from a flexible and adhesive material paper or vinyl. The specific type of material used can vary depending on the intended use of the sticker and the desired properties it should have.

Paper stickers are a common and inexpensive option for stickers. They are often made from a thin layer of coated paper that has been printed with an image or text and coated with a layer of adhesive. Paper stickers are easy to produce and can be used for a variety of purposes, including labeling, decorating, and promotional materials. However, they are not as durable as other types of stickers and may not hold up well in damp or wet conditions.

Big Moods makes vinyl stickers, which are another common type of sticker. They are made from a thin layer of vinyl plastic that has been printed with an image or text and coated with a layer of adhesive. Vinyl stickers are more durable and water-resistant than paper stickers, making them a good choice for outdoor use or in damp environments. They can also be made to withstand extreme temperatures, making them a good choice for use on vehicles or in other industrial settings.


Do stickers get ruined if they get wet?

It depends on the type of sticker and the conditions it is exposed to. Some stickers, like the ones offered at Big Moods, are more resistant to water than others, and some may be able to withstand being submerged in water for an extended period of time without becoming damaged.

Paper stickers are generally not very resistant to water and can become damaged or start to peel off if they get wet. They may also become discolored or lose their adhesive properties if e for an extended period.

Vinyl stickers are generally more resistant to water than paper stickers. High-quality vinyl stickers ms or laminate finish are particularly resistant to water and can withstand some rain or damp conditions. 

You can see our full guide to “Are stickers waterproof?” here

What is the best way to store stickers?

The best way to store stickers will depend on the type of stickers you have and the conditions they will be stored in. Here are a few general tips to keep in mind when storing stickers:

  1. Keep stickers away from heat and direct sunlight: Exposure to heat and direct sunlight can cause stickers to become discolored, faded, or distorted. It is best to store stickers in a cool, dry place away from direct sunlight to help ensure that they remain in good condition.
  2. Store stickers in a flat position: Stickers should be stored in a flat position to help prevent them from becoming creased or distorted. Avoid stacking stickers on top of each other, as this can cause them to become damaged or stuck together.
  3. Protect stickers from moisture: Stickers should be protected from moisture to prevent them from becoming damaged or losing their adhesive properties. If you are storing stickers in a damp or humid environment, consider using an airtight container or plastic bag to help keep them dry.
  4. Avoid exposing stickers to chemicals: Certain chemicals, such as solvents or cleaning agents, can cause stickers to become damaged or lose their adhesive properties. It is best to store stickers away from sources of chemicals to help ensure that they remain in good condition.
  5. These General tips can help ensure that your stickers remain in good condition and are ready to use whenever you need them.


How do I protect my stickers?

Choose a high-quality vinyl sticker: To ensure that your sticker stays in good condition for as long as possible, it is important to choose a high-quality sticker made from durable vinyl material. Look for stickers that have a gloss or laminate finish, as these are generally more resistant to water and wear and tear.

  1. Clean and dry the surface before applying the sticker: It is important to apply your sticker to a clean, dry surface to help ensure that it stays in place and looks its best. Use a mild detergent and a damp cloth to clean the surface, and be sure to dry it thoroughly before applying the sticker.
  2. Avoid exposing the sticker to heat: Heat can cause stickers to become discolored, faded, or distorted. To help protect your stickers, avoid exposing them to heat sources such as direct sunlight or hot surfaces for extended periods.
  3. Handle the sticker gently: Be gentle when handling your stickers to avoid damaging them. Avoid pulling or stretching the sticker, and be careful not to scratch or tear it when applying or removing it.

By following these steps, you can help ensure that your vinyl stickers stay in good condition and remain looking their best for as long as possible.


What are holographic stickers?

Holographic stickers are stickers that have a holographic or iridescent effect on their surface. They are made by printing an image or text onto a special holographic film material that reflects light in a unique way, creating a multi-colored, shimmering effect. Holographic stickers are often used for decorative purposes, and can be found on a variety of products, including clothing, accessories, and promotional materials.

Big Moods has several types of holographic stickers available, ranging from simple rainbow-colored holograms to more complex designs that use multiple colors and patterns. Some holographic stickers are made with a metallic finish that gives them a metallic appearance, while others are made with a matte finish that has a more subtle holographic effect.

Holographic stickers are made from a durable, waterproof material, making them suitable for use in a variety of different settings. They are often used to add a unique and eye-catching element to your favorite products and can be found in a wide range of colors and designs.


What are tie-dye stickers?

Tie-dye stickers are stickers that have a tie-dye pattern on their surface. Tie-dye is a method of coloring fabric in which sections of the material are tied or folded in a specific way and then soaked in dye. When the fabric is untied or unfolded, the resulting pattern is a unique and colorful design.

Tie-dye stickers are made by printing an image or text onto a special film material with a tie-dye pattern on its surface. 

Like other types of stickers, tie-dye stickers can be made from a variety of materials, including paper, vinyl, and polypropylene. They can be found in a wide range of colors and designs and are often used to add a fun and vibrant element to products and packaging. Our Tie-dye stickers are durable and w, making them suitable for use in a variety of different settings.