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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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What Do I Need To Know to Order Custom Transfers?

Filed in Heat Press Transfers by on December 16, 2013
What Do I Need To Know to Order Custom Transfers?

It’s our goal at Transfer Express to make the experience of ordering custom transfers as easy as possible! We’ll assist you with the decision making process, explain the products to you, and guide you to the best decision possible. We understand that not everyone is an expert in screen printing and we’ve built our process […]

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Apparel Terms to Help with Heat Transfers

Filed in Heat Press Transfers by on November 22, 2011
Apparel Terms to Help with Heat Transfers

Terms used when ordering apparel can be confusing. A special thank you to team member Andy Curtiss who did some research on what they mean and how it comes into play when applying heat transfers. Denier– A unit of measurement that indicates how fine the weave of a material.  Specifically, denier references to the weight […]

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Printing Reversible Jerseys

Filed in Uncategorized by on December 3, 2010
Printing Reversible Jerseys

Reversible jerseys can be polyester or nylon—don’t worry about the mesh, which is the holes; we are printing on the material which determines the type of transfer that will work best.                              Reversible Jerseys   If the jersey is polyester, you will want to use screen printed transfers, names and numbers.  The mesh creates one extra […]

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