Making a full starbucks rhinestone tumbler

Specific tutorial for acrylic 24oz Starbucks tumbler cup

Material needed

heat press

Heat Press

vinyl cutter

Vinyl cutter

siser glitter galaxy

Siser Glitter HTV Galaxy Black

siser glitter rainbow white

Siser Glitter HTV Rainbow white

cover sheets

Cover sheets

htv anything

HTV anything

jet black rhinestones

Jet Black rhinestones

korean crystal rhinestone

Crystal rhinestones

.svg template

.svg cup template

cutting mat

Cutting Mat

magic flock

Magic Flock

monster brush

Monster brush

starbucks cup

Starbucks cup

hot fix tape

Hot-fix Tape

Tutorial

step 1

Step 1

Peel off backing from Magic Flock, put Magic Flock sticky side on the cutting mat. 
Recommended cut setting:
Blade Depth 6
Force 20
Speed 10
Passes 2

step 2

Step 2

Set up design file for the body of the tumbler ready for cut.

step 3

Step 3

Load cutting mat into cutter and cut.

Step 4

Take out the magic flock and stick it on the table.

step 5

Step 5

Brush in the jet black ss10 hotfix rhinestones

step 6

Step 6

Place the hot fix tape on the rhinestones to transfer them on to the tape.

step 7

Step 7

Repeat step 1 to 6 but using the design for the lid and other parts of the tumbler.

step 8

Step 8

Use scissors to cut the black siser glitter htv into a 13x12 in sheet. Do not need to use a cutter to cut the .svg portion of the tumbler, this way is easier.

step 9

Step 9

Then place it on top of the shinny side of HTV anything. Add cover sheets over and under them.

step 10

Step 10

Set heat press to 310°F and press with light/medium pressure for 6-8 sec.

step 11

Step 11

Leave the black siser glitter HTV a bit to cool then peel off the carrier sheet.

step 12

Step 12

Place the hot fix tape with rhinestones on the black siser glitter HTV. 

step 13

Step 13

Place cover sheets over and under them. Press with firm pressure at 320°F for 15 secs. 

step 14

Step 14

Leave it cool for a bit then remove the hot fix tape.

step 15

Step 15

Place the rhinestones face down, and add cover sheets over and under it again, and press for 5 sec.

step 16

Step 16

Use scissors to trim the outline and cut a hole inside on the black sister glittler decal, and set it on the side.

step 17

Step 17

Place the white siser glitter on the cutting mat. Load into cutter and cut the rest of the design template.

step 18

Step 18

Weed all the siser glitter htv.

step 19

Step 19

Place the white sister glitter HTV on top of the shinny side of HTV anything. Add cover sheets over and under them.

step 20

Step 20

Repeat steps 9 to 15 with the white sister glitter HTV. Trim the HTV anything, and set it on the side.

step 21

Step 21

You should have all the pieces according to the image above.

step 22

Step 22

Peel off the HTV anything backing and apply the rhinestone decal on the tumbler’s lid.

step 23

Step 23

Wrap the rhinestone decal around the lid.

step 24

Step 24

Trim off a piece at the middle of the HTV anything backing piece as shown above.

step 25

Step 25

Place the tumbler on a cup holder. (Check out tutorial how to make the tumbler holder) You Tube Link

step 26

Step 26

Apply the sticky gap of the rhinestone decal on the middle of the tumbler. 

step 27

Step 27

Lift up the tumbler and test wrap it to see if the rhinestone decal is perfectly align. Trim off extra parts if needed.

step 28

Step 28

When satisfied, peel off the HTV anything backing and wrap the rhinestone decal around the tumbler.

step 29

Step 29

Peel off the HTV anything backing and apply the white circle decal around the logo on the tumbler.

step 30

Step 30

You are done. Leave Tumbler for at least 48 hours before contact with water.

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