How to Revive Velcro?

Answer Velcro is one of those cool inventions for clothing and other items to save money and time. Unfortunately, Velcro has a tendency to lose its stickiness after a while like stickers. Since Velcro doe... Read More »

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What does Velcro do?

Velcro is a brand of hook and loop fastener inspired by the tiny hooks of grass burrs that attach to clothing, fur and other looped surfaces. Velcro fastenings are used in clothing, footwear and ot... Read More »

When was velcro first used?

Velcro---the hook-and-loop style fastener that carries the "Velcro" brand name---was first used in 1953. George de Mestral, a Swiss outdoorsman and inventor, conceived the idea for Velcro after not... Read More »

Velcro Crafts?

Kids get stuck on making charming Velcro crafts for themselves, or as gifts for friends and family members. Velcro is a hook-and-loop fastener you can use to make various art projects. The reusable... Read More »

Why does NASA use velcro?