Tag: Apparel Fabrics

Advantages and Disadvantages of Cotton and Polyester Fabrics

Filed in Customizable Apparel and Goods by on October 23, 2017
Advantages and Disadvantages of Cotton and Polyester Fabrics

It’s important to us that garment decorators know the advantages and disadvantages of cotton and polyester fabrics, and of course the cotton/polyester blended fabrics. There are pros and cons to both types. Knowing those facts will help you narrow down which fabric type is best for your clients. Cotton is the most widely used natural fabric […]

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New Wholesale Blank Apparel Catalog

Filed in Customizable Apparel and Goods by on August 3, 2017
New Wholesale Blank Apparel Catalog

Are you looking for some new apparel ideas?   Our 2017-18 Transfer Express wholesale blank  apparel catalog is here!    So, what is new?    Flannel!  Port Authority brand has plaid flannel shirts available for men and women. (W668 and LW668) All our custom transfer products can be used to heat print flannel.   Port Authority has also added a […]

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How to Choose the Best Heat Applied Transfer for Custom Printing

Filed in Heat Press Transfers by on June 12, 2017
How to Choose the Best Heat Applied Transfer for Custom Printing

When you are creating custom apparel, which method or methods do you use? There are so many ways to decorate shirts and other apparel, such as screen printing, embroidery, heat transfers, DTG, and sublimation, just to name a few. Do you use a variety of these or stick with one way? Heat transfers are the […]

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Watch Your Weight! Know Your Apparel Before You Buy

Filed in Customizable Apparel and Goods by on January 25, 2017
Watch Your Weight! Know Your Apparel Before You Buy

When choosing the right blank apparel for your customer there are hundreds of options to choose from. To narrow down your search you should start by asking your customer the qualities their looking for in the garment they need. As you begin to start asking questions like what style, short sleeve or long sleeve, and […]

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Application Troubleshooting During Heat Printing

Filed in Heat Press Information and Tips by on December 1, 2016
Application Troubleshooting During Heat Printing

There is nothing more frustrating than when you are having problems applying your transfer. If you are using a product for the first time, please use the extra transfer to test so we can help you if you run into a problem before you start your run on new shirts. Before we can help, we […]

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Is the Apparel You’re Heat Printing Ruined?

Filed in Heat Press Information and Tips by on November 16, 2016
Is the Apparel You’re Heat Printing Ruined?

Being new to heat printing means trying, learning, failing and growing. It is part of the job and every heat printer has gone through the Beginners course of heat printing where it seems so simple, until it’s time to actually heat print and then the questions start. How long do I press this transfer for? […]

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Heat Pressing Mesh Football Jerseys

Heat Pressing Mesh Football Jerseys

Are you trying to heat print a mesh jersey? Custom transfers allow you to easily print these jerseys with just one extra step. First check the material. We will be printing the material and not the holes so this makes a big difference on product selection. In our apparel line we carry polyester replica jerseys […]

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