Why are the SQOTS™ Square and Not Round?

Clear square dots or tiles of glue have already been obtainable for quite a few years and are generally not a new product. We set out to present the industry with an upgraded product produced using a procedure we feel provides better control and results for the finalized product. Old style, flat dots of glue were made by dripping hot melt glue on a silicon release backing paper after which rolling them to compress them up. This particular method’s outcome is a squashed “blob” of adhesive … [Read more...]

SQOTS™ Clear Square Dots or Tiles of Glue and Synthetic Nails or Plastic Nails Experiment

A couple of weeks ago, there was an inquiry relevant to our post, Clear Square Dots or Tiles of Glue for Synthetic or Plastic Nail Art. The question is, can they withstand water and for just how long? A test has been carried out to resolve this query simply by adhering 2 synthetic nails with SQOTS™ Clear Square Dots or Tiles of Glue and then placing them in water. Supplies: 1. Two pieces Plastic Nails ideally a similar size 2. SQOTS™ Dots or Tiles of Glue Tabs with Backing Paper in … [Read more...]

Fan of SQOTS™

Fan of SQOTS

Construct-o-Straws and Connecta Straws have turned the concept of regular drinking straws into clever construction kits. Each kit contains a number of straws - thicker and stronger than regular straws, along with plastic connection pieces so that you may produce both simple and complex models that are very light weight. The brightly colored plastic building kits are ideal for children whose visualization produce more free-form sculpture concepts. While creating their art forms, kids exercise … [Read more...]

Clear Dots or Tiles of Glue for Synthetic or Plastic Nail Art

Glue dots for Nail Art

If you are comfortable wearing your fingernails short but wishing you have long and beautiful fingernails, then synthetic or plastic nail  is an option. It is possible to get synthetic nails at a salon, but you will be spending a lot of money to get them redone. With a few simple tools you can stick on nail art, synthetic nails or fake plastic nails in the comfort of your own home. This will help save money and time and enjoy the ability to change your nails as often as you want. During … [Read more...]

Gift Baskets

gift basket

Now that Christmas season is just around the corner, we often see gift baskets all around – from the supermarkets, pharmacies, bookstores, boutiques, malls, department stores to name a few. Gift baskets are a good showcase of gift suggestions and ideas that help move merchandise.  But a lot more than this reason, gift baskets never go out of style as they are an all season - all time favourite. Last week is the first time I tried my hands on putting together a few gift baskets and I … [Read more...]

Mother’s Day Balloon Wall Decor

mother's day balloon wall decor

Just recently, I have introduced SQOTS™ Clear Square Dots or tiles of glue to my household and my 15 year old daughter is very excited to the hundreds of possibilities she could think of.  She instantaneously thought of using them to the then upcoming Mother’s Day celebration . Materials Needed: Balloons Printed Banner Flower Stickers Sqots™ Tabs Assembly: Inflate the balloons needed and tie securely. Put the balloons together securing them with Sqots™ … [Read more...]

Helium Balloons Alternative with SQOTS™

Helium Balloons Effect with SQOTS

Decorating with balloons is a cheap way of creating impressive decorations for almost any party.  Balloons are available all year and they are very easy to acquire, though getting Helium Cylinders or Balloons can be more time consuming and cost a lot more money. Using SQOTS your Balloons can stay on the roof or the walls without the use of Helium.  Better still, you can arrange your Balloons on the Wall or the Ceiling. Note:  SQOTS™ sticky dots work best on smooth surfaces. Removing items … [Read more...]

Teaching Reading with Flashcards

teach reading

Teaching your kids reading is much faster earlier in life than later.  This is because the cognitive development is strongest in the first three years of life. Flashcards are a great exercise for the mental process of active recall: given a prompt (the question), one produces the answer.  You can attach them to objects around the house to increase your child’s reading vocabulary. You can use SQOTS™ square sticky dots to attach flashcard labels to toys, furniture, etc. around the house. … [Read more...]

SQOTS™ Marble Run

marble run

Using SQOTS™ Clear Square Dots or Tiles of Glue and some cores from paper towels and toilet paper rolls there was hours of constructive fun and then marble run play.  Perfect indoor rainy day fun with SQOTS™.  Using the easy stretch removal properties of SQOTS™ this creation was easily taken down before Mum got too worried. Procedure: Using the cardboard tubes you have collected, a pair of scissors, plus a marble you can easily create a Marble Run against a cupboard, a window or a … [Read more...]

Ratchet Set Organizer

ratchet set

It usually comes as no surprise to find a jumble of ratchet heads each time we open our ratchet set case.  Finding the right ratchet is time consuming.  Then when you are done, closing the case of ratchets usually needs some fumbling around to push ratchet heads back into "their" case recesses before the case will close.  With 5 minutes and SQOTS™, the next time you use your ratchet set you should be finding and replacing those ratchet heads within a few seconds each time. Using … [Read more...]