Tue. Apr 23, 2019 in Buyer's Guide
Here at Heat Transfer Warehouse, we take great pride in providing our customers with expert knowledge and support of our heat transfer products. One of the biggest misconceptions that we see in the garment decoration industry is the use of the term Printable Heat Transfer Vinyl (HTV). What many people refer to as Printable HTV, is actually Heat Transfer Paper. So, what’s the difference?
Printable HTV will not work in the normal desktop printer that you likely have at home, such as an in ...
Wed. Mar 20, 2019 in The Basics
Did you know that you can do Dye Sublimation transfer printing on garments other than white 100% polyester? Yes, you can use colored garments and even garments that are blends of materials!
We know many people are told that only white 100% polyester garments work with dye sublimation. White 100% does work best for producing the most vibrant and durable colors; however, there are so many other possibilities!
In this blog, we’re going to show you how we did dye sublimation printing on ...
Thu. Feb 21, 2019 in Buyer's Guide
You may have heard the term adhesive vinyl, or sign vinyl, or pressure sensitive vinyl, or even sticker vinyl… what’s the difference? These terms actually refer to the same thing!
For the purpose of this blog, we will be using the term Adhesive Sign Vinyl.
In this blog, we explain the different kinds of Adhesive Sign Vinyl and go into more detail as to how to get started with Adhesive Sign Vinyl - or whatever you prefer to call it! We even show you a step-by-step application n ...
Fri. Jan 25, 2019 in Buyer's Guide
Getting started with Heat Transfer Vinyl may look very intimidating, but I promise you that it’s far from that. Today we’re going to discuss everything you need to know to get started with Heat Transfer Vinyl. Make sure to read till the end as we also show you how to put everything together for a successful application!
Heat Transfer Vinyl is commonly shortened by using the acronym HTV, so we will be using HTV frequently throughout this blog.
There are 3 things that you need t ...
Tue. Jan 15, 2019 in General
Printable Heat Transfer Vinyl vs. Transfer Paper - There's a difference!
Before we get into the details of Printable Heat Transfer Vinyl (HTV), let’s clear up the confusion with Transfer Paper. The biggest misconception with Printable HTV is that it will work in your desktop printer - such as in inkjet or laser! Printable HTV will not work in a desktop printer, but Transfer Paper will. There is a distinct difference between Printable HTV and Transfer Paper! Printable HTV is ac ...