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  1. Nelson
    September 17, 2018 @ 5:18 pm

    The label didn’t come off using baking soda and vinegar in my case (though I no longer waited beyond an hour as I was excited to check, haha!) but nonetheless did the trick and made the peeling process smooth! Thanks a bunch, mate, and cheers!

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  2. Pierre Messerli
    December 20, 2018 @ 11:43 pm

    Testing removal on an auxiliary label you do not want to keep doesn’t always work. I soaked my wine bottle in water and detergent. The back label come off overnight. The front label did not come off at all. Obviously different adhesives are used.

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  3. Dr. Jay
    June 27, 2019 @ 11:59 am

    Hey, thanks a lot for this post! I just (successfully) used your soaking method (hot water, 1tsp vinegar, .25 tsp baking powder) to safely and completely remove an uncoated paper label from a fountain pen ink bottle.

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    • Craig
      June 27, 2019 @ 12:16 pm

      Glad to hear it! Were you trying to preserve the label?

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