Thu. Jul 26, 2018 in The Basics
Dye sublimation may sound intimidating, but we promise that it’s anything but. In short:
Sublimation ink can convert from a solid to a gas without going through the liquid form, which allows you to apply an image to specially coated materials using heat and pressure!
Simple enough, right? Although the process is easy to explain, there are some things to consider before you start!
Benefits of Dye Sublimation
With dye sublimation, you can print full colors, bright colors and m ...
Mon. Jun 18, 2018 in Buyer's Guide
Without a doubt, a heat press is most important piece of equipment that you will use with Heat Transfer Vinyl. So for high quality results, shouldn’t you be investing in a high quality heat press?
We think so! In fact, almost any professional in the heat transfer industry will likely agree that you get what you pay for when it comes to shopping for a heat press. We aren’t trying to convince you to break your bank and invest in the most expensive heat press out there - but we do be ...
Fri. May 18, 2018 in Buyer's Guide
There’s a lot of heat transfer vinyl advice available online, but not all advice is good advice! Remember when your parents said, “If all your friends jumped off a bridge, then would you too?” That’s like us saying, “If all your friends press each HTV layer for the full time, then would you too?” Every now and again we hear some HTV tips that make us raise our eyebrows and wonder why everyone has jumped off the bridge.
So today, authorized distributor, Heat ...
Mon. Apr 23, 2018 in Buyer's Guide
In this blog, we are going to discuss the difference between Siser EasyWeed and ThermoFlex Plus heat transfer vinyl. These are two very well trusted products within the garment decorating industry. They are both very easy to work with and highly durable!
We often say treat Siser EasyWeed and ThermoFlex Plus like Coke and Pepsi! They are very similar, yet have their own unique differences. ThermoFlex Plus has a true matte finish and comes in a large variety of colors. Siser EasyWeed has a semi ...
Mon. Mar 26, 2018 in Buyer's Guide
For those of you who are new to using Heat Transfer Vinyl, we understand the overwhelming struggles of getting your first vinyl cutting machine! There are so many questions that you may be looking answers for! How do you set it up? How do you use it?
The Cricut Maker is a great beginner machine to cut all of our vinyl! In this blog, we are going to walk you through how to set up your Cricut Maker and show you how to begin your first cut using Heat Transfer Vinyl!
Setting Up Cricut Maker ...