Thu. Jul 6, 2017 in Buyer's Guide
What is Dye Sublimation?
For those who are unfamiliar with the process of dye sublimation, 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 polyester materials using heat and pressure.
So, if you’re using a dye sublimation transfer on a garment, the ink actually goes into the fibers! Cool, huh? You don’t get that regular htv feel, since the ink is not on the ...
Thu. Feb 12, 2015 in Tutorials & DIY Goodies
If you’re not entirely sure what dye sublimation is, let us give you a brief explanation.
Dye sub transferring is a form of heat transfer process that allows you to take a digital image, print it on a sublimation printer and press it onto a garment. You must use sublimation ink, which uses a continuous-tone technology; prints are typically dry and ready to handle as soon as you remove them from the printer. This process can be used on a variety of products, from t-shirts to coasters. An ...