aefenglommung (aefenglommung) wrote,

Dona nobis patchem

Finally got around to putting patches on my new Scout uniform. It's a Troop Chaplain shirt. After years and years of sewing my own patches on, I got some stuff to put 'em on without thread. But I kept trying to find our iron. Finally borrowed one.

Turns out, this stuff -- they call it "Badge Bond" -- doesn't even need an iron. You just press the badge onto the sticky, take it up and press onto the fabric, tumble in the dryer, and -- hey, presto! -- we're done.

Sweet Molly Mo-ped, where have you been all my life? This is the way to GO.

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