Cheap and Easy Bottle Cap Labels - Page 2 - Home Brew Forums

Register Now!
Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > Label Display & Discussion > Cheap and Easy Bottle Cap Labels

Thread Tools
Old 07-29-2009, 05:46 PM   #11
May 2009
Milwaukee, WI
Posts: 30
Liked 1 Times on 1 Posts

I just ordered 2,000 from a seller on ebay, $4.23 per 1,000, with free shipping.

NEW Write Self-Adhesive Removable Round Labels, 3/4" - eBay (item 140336374162 end time Aug-27-09 20:28:55 PDT)

thadius856 Likes This 
Reply With Quote
Old 01-14-2010, 07:30 PM   #12
Nov 2009
Northfield, Minnesota
Posts: 162
Liked 3 Times on 2 Posts

I know this is an old thread but I love this idea! I've been trying to figure out a solution for labeling that would stay on well but not be a pain when cleaning bottles. Perfect!

Reply With Quote
Old 03-04-2010, 11:56 AM   #13
brewagentjay's Avatar
Jan 2010
Posts: 1,157
Liked 3 Times on 3 Posts

Thanks, I was looking for something and until I move into needing labels on bottles this is my new lable method.........
Teufel Hunden Brewing Company

Primary - Apfelwein v2, JChrapewein, Light Scottish Ale, SW 420 v2, Devil Dog Ale Version 2
Secondary - OxiClean
Just Bottled - Jay's Irish Stout
On Deck - The Orginal Fat Tire
Planning - "Hail to the Chief -IIPA", "The Straw Berry Blonde"
NTBA - Wicked Ale

Semper Fi

Reply With Quote
Old 11-24-2010, 02:16 AM   #14
Nov 2010
New York
Posts: 2

WOW,Its superb thought.I think it must help me.

Reply With Quote
Old 01-14-2011, 07:37 PM   #15
Sep 2010
Posts: 1,689
Liked 42 Times on 39 Posts

I know this is an old thread, but thanks for this tip. I've been getting tired of explaining what my chicken scratch sharpie writing meant on the bottle cap and also getting "Is this a M or a W?" on my wheat beer.

Bought the Avery labels today and it worked great.

Reply With Quote
Old 01-21-2011, 04:12 AM   #16
Dec 2010
West Sacramento, CA
Posts: 107
Liked 1 Times on 1 Posts

I have also been using this method since I found it here. My staples had one size larger... I think 7/8" IDK if it will fit easily, so I got the 3/4" which seems too small, but it's perfect for labeling them.

If you do put a label on the glass it just looks that much more complete, and if you don't it looks nice too.

Actually I need to make new ones for my newest IPA I'm bottling tomorrow...

Reply With Quote
Old 04-08-2011, 06:41 PM   #17
Nov 2009
The beach!, AL
Posts: 11
Liked 1 Times on 1 Posts

Hey guys, if you are looking at doing this, the Avery 5408 3/4" round labels are perfect. You can get 42 sheets (1008 labels) for like 6 bucks at staples or office max. Here are some pics:

The "source image" I made for it:

thadius856 Likes This 
Reply With Quote
Old 04-22-2011, 10:08 PM   #18
Registered User
Feb 2011
Beer, Jersey
Posts: 122

clear round labels would probably work good also if you dont have color printer

Reply With Quote
Old 04-27-2011, 02:32 AM   #19
Mar 2011
Fenton, MO
Posts: 84
Liked 6 Times on 4 Posts

Love this idea! First batch of brew and new simple crown cap labels! Thanks for the ideas, great forums here.
Click image for larger version

Name:	image-1975520488.jpg
Views:	1932
Size:	7.6 KB
ID:	24989  

thadius856 Likes This 
Reply With Quote
Old 04-29-2011, 03:51 AM   #20
Bottom-Side-Up's Avatar
Jul 2010
Vernon, CT
Posts: 67
Liked 1 Times on 1 Posts

I really do like this idea. Thanks for sharing this tip!
Facebook: Bottom-Side-Up Brewing CO.

twitter: @bsu_brews
twitter: @bsubrewer
instagram: bottomsideupbrewing

Reply With Quote
Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Easy Labels for Dummies ChuckCollins Label Display & Discussion 2 08-15-2009 02:51 AM
Cheap and easy cider Confucius Cider Forum 5 05-25-2009 06:54 PM
Easy Labels to Remove! histo320 Label Display & Discussion 37 12-03-2008 03:24 AM
Easy way to get labels off? buckeyebrewer General Beer Discussion 27 03-20-2008 09:52 PM
Cheap, easy? Rob85 Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 7 11-17-2005 12:49 AM

Forum Jump