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Thursday, July 23, 2015
This past June, we were thrilled to have the opportunity to sponsor the third annual TinkerFest at the Mid-America Science Museum here in Hot Springs, Arkansas. The TinkerFest explored different kinds of tinkering and showed how it can be a fun learning tool for children.   What is tinkering...
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
Alliance Bands are now a staple in Lana Batick’s Etsy shop, Flowersaks Bride. The homemade craft store specializes in fun monogrammed flip-flop buttons and wedding shoe clips. Lana has now started using Alliance’s clear silicone band to secure the flip-flop buttons in place. So if you...
Tuesday, July 14, 2015
The perfect pick me up is always a good laugh! During your coffee break on a slow day, try making this fun DIY toy from supplies you can find around the office! We recommend our Advantage Standard Bands for the highest powered plane! Check out the instructions here and let us know!   (Photo...
Thursday, July 09, 2015
We love this creative DIY vase! And it couldn’t be easier to replicate. All you’ll need is a clear vase, your choice of spray paint and some rubber bands! First, take the vase and wrap rubber bands around it. You can criss-cross, make stripes, use different sizes or whatever you’d...
Tuesday, July 07, 2015
It happens to the best of us; you get locked out of your apartment or hotel and can’t figure out how to get back in. If your problem is the sliding chain lock, we might have the solution! Check out this video we found on how using a rubber band can help you get back in! https://www.yout...
Thursday, July 02, 2015
A cup of tea is helpful for so many things. It can help you sleep, cure a sore throat and, of course, what is a tea party without some perfectly brewed tea? If you’ve made tea before, I’m sure you can relate to how frustrating it can be to have tea bag sink and pull the paper tab in with...
Thursday, June 25, 2015
I’m sure we’ve all felt that annoyance of opening up the closet to see our favorite shirts and dresses have fallen off their hangers and ended up on the ground. Not cool! Rather than buy expensive rubber grips for your hangers, we’ll tell you a money-saving secret... rubber bands!...
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
What’s summer without playing a little catch in the yard? Definitely not as fun with a stiff glove. We know a way to help break it in quickly! All you’ll need is vaseline, a washcloth, a rubber mallet, a baseball and, of course, a rubber band! First, bend the leather to get it ready, then...
Sunday, June 21, 2015
It’s summertime! And with summer comes yummy watermelon! We found this hilarious video of “The Slo Mo Guys” using rubber bands to cut a watermelon in half. It may not be the most functional, but it definitely is fun! I’m sure Alliance Bands could get the job done! Be sure to...