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DIY Personalizing Tools

Plaid offers a variety of tools ideal for adding a personal touch to your favorite project. 

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Plaid ® Engraver Tool, 10 pc. - 34670E

Engraver Tool, 10 pc.

$29.99
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Plaid ® Hot Foil Pen, 11 pc. - 34676E

Hot Foil Pen, 11 pc.

$29.99
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Plaid ® Leather Branding Tool, 15 pc. - 34674E

Leather Branding Tool, 15 pc.

$29.99
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Plaid ® Wood Burning Set with Variable Temperature Control - 17391E

Wood Burning Set

$26.99
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Plaid ® Wood Burning Alphabet Stamp Set, 26 pc. - 34671

Wood Burning Alphabet Stamp Set

$24.99
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Plaid ® Wood Burning Mega Tip Set - 11879

Wood Burning Mega Tip Set

$23.99
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Plaid ® Hot Knife, 3 pc. - 34675E

Hot Knife, 3 pc.

$19.99
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Plaid ® Decorative Wood Burning Tool - 30725

Decorative Wood Burning Tool

$15.99
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Plaid ® Engraving Pattern Sheets - Lifestyle, 5 pc. - 17551

Lifestyle Engraving Pattern Sheets, 5 pc.

$9.99

DIY Personalizing Tools Project Ideas

Personalized Gift Tag
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Personalized Gift Tag
Make It Spooky Tide-Pod Pumpkins
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Make It Spooky Tide-Pod Pumpkins
Waverly Snowflake Ornament
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Waverly Snowflake Ornament

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DIY Personalizing Tools FAQ

Plaid’s Engraver is a lightweight, battery operated, hand-held engraver. This tool can be used to personalize a variety of surfaces with monograms, words, phrases, drawings or simple doodles!  The six different tips included, with this tool, all have unique purposes and make engraving, grinding, sanding and buffing a breeze.  Plaid’s Engraver allows the user to create intricate designs smoothly and effortlessly.
Plaid’s Hot Foil Pen is a fabulous tool that should be in all artists and general crafters “stash” of art supplies!  It is not only convenient, it is easy-to-use!  This tool embellishes notecards, scrapbook pages, and mixed media projects with that special touch of metallic foil goodness.  Perfect for personalization, overall patterns, and freehand designs, the Hot Foil Pen is sure to add that special metallic shimmering pizazz to all creative projects.

Plaid’s Hot Knife Tool is a convenient and easy-to-use tool that will provide general crafters, DIY enthusiasts, and Cosplayers with all they need to easily cut through or carve a variety of materials.  General craft surfaces such as EVA foam, wax, bar soaps, fabric, paracord, foam core boards, and even foam fruits, vegetables and gourds are all easily carved into decorative works of art while using the Hot Knife Tool.  Whether cutting freehand or over traced pattern lines, the Hot Knife Tool is easy and fun to use. 
Plaid’s Leather Branding Tool is a convenient and easy-to-use tool that will provide general crafters or DIY enthusiasts with all they need to create attractive leather home décor items or apparel projects with that burned look and feel of leather branded designs.  Landscapes, florals and whimsical stamped designs can be created on a variety of leather surfaces such as: pillows, furniture, lampshades, notebooks and journals, bags, shoes, belts, even a variety of leather jewelry.  Whether working freehand or over traced pattern lines, the Leather Branding Tool is easy to use.  And the variety of tips or stamps included also enable the user to heat stamp borders and overall patterns!
Yes, of course!  Once a design has been branded into a leather surface, the design can then be highlighted with color using Plaid’s Leather Studio acrylic paints.
 

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