Hello My Name Is…
Next in our collection of DIYs for pets are these DIY pet tags. They are so easy to make with just some shrink film! Our designer Krista created a bunch of different design options, so choose your favorite and get to customizing.
Tools & Materials
- Hole punch
- White Shrink Film
Customizing Your Tags
- Download the PDF below and choose your favorite design.
- Download the corresponding font (listed below).
- Edit the ID tag with your pet’s name and your phone number.
- Print onto shrink film and trim the designs.
- Use the hole punch to create a hole at the top of the tag.
- Bake the tag according to the package instructions.
- Pull the tags out of the oven and use a book to flatten out the tags as they cool.
There are two font options, a slab font and a script font. Before editing the names, download and install the free fonts Tulia and Grand Hotel. As you see in the download, there are two shapes of the pet tags, a bone and a circle. You will also find versions of each with space for just a name, or space for both a name and phone number. And to be as thorough as possible, there are also designs for both shorter pet names and longer pet names! Print directly onto the shrink film and then cut with sharp scissors. To add some cute variation to our DIY pet tags, we also cut some of them with a scalloped punch. The colors on the tags look pastel when printed, but they will become much more vibrant after you bake them. Make sure that you are punching a hole at the top before you bake them!
To see some of the other wondrous projects you can make out of this magical material, find all of our projects here. We love getting you in on the creative process, so connect with us! Share your project ideas and requests in the comments below, or follow us on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter for daily inspiration. Let us admire your project photos by using the tag #DIYDreamingWithLia on Instagram and you could be featured on our page! Head over to our membership page to join our crafting community and receive inspiration for the next 12 months. Until next time! ~ Lia & Team
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Disappointing. Downloaded the free suggested fonts. The text doesn’t line up properly when you change the name. The top of text gets clipped off. No response from email to customer service.
So sorry Katherine! I don’t see any errors with the PDF when I type in a test name. Is there an extra space after the name, like an extra “return” that you can delete?