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Types of Glue for Crafts and DIY

Knowing which glue to use can make all the difference in taking your crafting skills to the next level. Let's talk about the types of glue...


Fabric glue is made specifically for gluing pieces of fabric together. There are various types of glue for fabric but simple crafts can be made with any type.


There are many types of glue for wood, depending on how you intend to use it. Wood glue is a lot stronger than regular glue. it can provide more support to crafts with wood.


Glue spray is another form of adhesive, commonly used in crafts. It is not the strongest adhesive and should only be used in a well-ventilated area due to fumes.


Mod podge can be used in various ways. It is thought of as the ultimate seal as its water-resistant and has a strong adhesive grip.

Adhesive caulk is for larger scale DIY and home renovation projects. Liquid Nails is one popular brand of adhesive caulk, which needs a caulk gun to dispense.

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This has been a brief introduction to the main types of glue used by people for making crafts and DIY projects.  As you get more integrated into the crafting world, you will slowly become familiar with all of them. Until then, happy crafting!

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Danielle Pientka

Danielle is a DIY/craft/sewing blogger on She loves to write about projects that she makes for her small farm, her children, and her home.