Many people are confused about the differences between stickers and decals. The truth is, they’re the same! All decals are stickers. In the past, stickers have typically been placed on a paper backing and made into sheets with other stickers and or individually. Now, they can be made from several materials including pet and vinyl making them more durable for outdoor usage. By utilizing a vinyl base, which is a high end and better quality material, they can last in outdoor conditions as well as in a more long term situations.