Back-to-School Name Labels: Your Complete Guide

We all know how hectic back-to-school preparation can be! It's that time of year again when backpacks need stuffing, pencils need sharpening, and every little item, from socks to sandwiches, needs to be named. 


As the school bell looms closer and the frenzy of organising school supplies begins, there's a nifty little secret that can turn your chaotic mornings into a smooth sail: Stuck On You's name labels!


As we gear up for the new school year, let's dive deep into the colourful and creative world of back-to-school name labels. Discover how these small yet mighty warriors can transform your back-to-school chaos into a realm of calm, organisation, and fun, one label at a time!


Why Are Name Labels Important in School?


Picture this: a sea of black jumpers and identical water bottles, each one begging to be claimed. In this maze of belongings, name labels are your child's beacon of hope. 


By labelling everything from lunchboxes to library bags, you're not just preventing mix-ups but setting your child up for success.


Labels aren't just about keeping track of stuff; they're mini lessons in responsibility and organisation. They teach your kids to look after their belongings and help them feel a sense of ownership. 


Plus, they save you from the dreaded lost property pit-stop on your already busy mornings.


What Sets Stuck on You Apart From Others?


Now, not all labels are created equal, and this is where Stuck On You steals the show. What makes them the go-to for Aussie families? 


First off, it's the quality. These labels are built to last! They're made to withstand dishwashers, the intensity of microwaves, and the rough-and-tumble of playground adventures.


Durability? Check. Harsh conditions? Bring it on. But it's not all about strength; these labels are also about style. The personalisation options are endless- colours, fonts, icons, you name it. 


It's these personalisation options that allow you to truly make the labels your own! 


Let's check out our four main back-to-school label types.


1. Stickers


Perfect for quick and easy labelling of school essentials, these name stickers are a no-brainer for busy families. Let your kids dive into a world of colours and fun designs, choosing their favourite themes for lunch boxes, water bottles, notebooks, and pencils. 


Just peel and stick, and you're done! These durable stickers stay firmly in place, making sure that all school supplies are easy to identify and hard to lose.


2. Stamps


Say goodbye to the time-consuming labelling of uniforms or sports gear. Stuck On You's name stamps are ready to use right out of the box. 


For marking cotton, linen, and other fabric items, these stamps offer a waterproof, sweat-resistant solution that's perfect for school clothes. Stuck On You invests in the highest grade inks and materials that are child-safe and adhere to the highest environment and durability standards. 


3. Iron-On Labels


For a more permanent solution, especially for school uniforms and fabric bags, iron-on labels are your go-to. They're designed to withstand the daily wear and tear of school life and regular washes. 


Easy to apply with a standard iron, they provide a tough labelling solution for clothing items, helping them make their way back from the schoolyard to your home.


4. Clip-On Tags


For those larger items like backpacks and sports bags, clip-on tags are a fantastic choice. Easily attachable and removable, they offer a flexible labelling option for items that switch hands and environments throughout the school day. 


These durable tags ensure that your child's bags are easily identifiable and, most importantly, returnable. 


Get Ready for School With Quality Name Labels


As we wrap up our back-to-school name labels guide, let's circle back to why we're here: to make your life easier and your child's school experience smoother.


Stuck On You's name labels are about more than just avoiding mix-ups; they're a tool for teaching responsibility, sparking joy, and infusing fun into everyday school items.


Ready to start your back-to-school shopping? Head over and start exploring our exciting range of back-to-school name labels!


If you have questions about our back-to-school name labels and stamps, please don't hesitate to contact us by completing the online form. Our friendly team will be in touch with you shortly!


FAQs About Name Labels


Are Stuck on You’s Name Labels Dishwasher and Microwave Safe?


Absolutely! Stuck On You's stick-on labels are both dishwasher and microwave-safe, making them perfect for labelling lunch boxes, water bottles, and other school items that need to withstand heat and water exposure. 


What Sizes and Shapes Are Available for School Name Labels?


Stuck On You offers a wide variety of sizes and shapes to suit every need. For example, in our back-to-school name labels pack, we've bundled 100 stick-on labels in all shapes and sizes to make it easy and affordable to get all your back-to-school labels in one go! 


You'll get;

  • 18 large name labels (90mm x 17mm)
  • 26 medium name labels (50mm x 20mm)
  • 30 small name labels (45mm x 10mm)
  • 26 medium round name labels (25mm diameter)


Are Stuck On You’s Name Labels Made in Australia?


Yes, Stuck On You takes pride in crafting its products in Melbourne, Australia. This commitment to local manufacturing ensures high-quality standards and supports the Australian economy. 

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