Additionally, there are different heat transfer papers specifically designed for light and dark garments. We encourage you to always do your research and ensure that the product will work for your intended use before purchasing. Printable heat transfer vinyl is another great way to print your own heat transfers and to achieve multi-colored designs without having to layer vinyl. However, the initial investment that is needed to get started with this is significantly higher than using heat transfer paper.
As stated above, printable HTV requires a wide-format printer. An inkjet or laser printer will not work! Common brands that are well-known in the industry include Mimaki, Roland, and Mutoh. Epson and HP do manufacture "wide-format" printers as well. Printable HTV is often printed on using a full CMYK color process on wide-format printers that use special inks such as Solvent or Eco-Solvent ink, but the use of Latex ink is becoming more popular in the industry.
Latex ink is especially beneficial because there is little to no dry time needed when printing, therefore increasing the volume of printing that can be done. Printable HTV is a great way to add variety if you are running a heat transfer business and are looking to expand that business. In comparison to non-printable HTV, you are able to print small detail and large color ranges.
Printable HTV is great for printing custom patterns or even full-color logos. Compared to heat transfer paper, printable heat transfer vinyl also offers more specified types for certain intended uses. The reason behind this is that polyester materials can burn very easily, creating unwanted press marks on your garments if you are not careful. Siser glitter is perfect for adding extra sparkle to apparel geared for activities such cheerleading, dance and gymnastics.
It is also a must-have when decorating apparel for any trendy, urban market. Create a three dimensional prism-like effect to make your textiles shine. USCutter offers Siser's Holographic heat transfer vinyl full color range in rolls of multiple lengths including 50yd, 25yd, 10yd and 5yd. The By The Foot length is offered in select colors which are ideal for faux rhinestone use.
The state of the art in polyurethane reflective, ready-to-cut heat transfer materials. Just cut and heat apply. Available in 7 reflective fashion colors! Siser's hottest trend in heat transfer materials for high fashion looks and corporate logos that need to shine.
Power up any design with shimmer and fun in your choice of nine fashionable colors. Peels HOT. The Easyweed Stretch is the newest material for performance wear. It has all the benefits of Easyweed combined with super stretchability into one remarkable heat transfer material. Its pressure sensitive carrier makes for easy weeding and fast positioning on apparel. Easy and fast application, washer friendly and very durable.
Ideal for thin substrate materials like polyester-based taffeta, voile, satins and crepes. When working with Feather Light it is important to remember that this material does not have an adhesive "sticky" backing. Feather Light uses a Pressure Sensitive backing layer which can make weeding more difficult. It is recommended to add additional "speed weeding" lines into your design to make weeding your projects easier.
Siser EasyWeed vs. They are very similar, yet have their own unique differences. Can't decide which one to choose? Let us help — we'll break down the differences below. At 85 microns thick, EasyWeed Extra offers a semi-gloss finish and can be layered.
ThermoFlex Xtra is a little thicker at microns, and some colors will not layer. Overall, both of these are great options for pressing on nylon and other heat-sensitive materials!
ThermoFlex Glossy - A version of ThermoFlex Plus that offers a glossy finish ThermoFlex Glossy is great for those special designs that require a little something extra. This high gloss material is microns thick and offers the same great durability as ThermoFlex Plus.
This material will not layer. Siser EasyWeed Stretch is 90 microns thick and can be layered. ThermoFlex Stretch is a little thicker at microns thick. Just like regular ThermoFlex, it has a matte finish. Unlike Siser EasyWeed Stretch, this will not layer. Both of these vinyls will adhere to spandex materials. It has smooth, soft finished feel and wear, and it can layer!
It is 80 microns thick and can layer. Note that this vinyl not ideal for small detailed cuts. Glitter What better way to spark your creativity then by adding some sparkle!? If you're looking for glitter, then look no further — we've got you covered.
These are all high-quality glitter heat transfer vinyls with a textured feel. At approximately microns thick, all of these can only be layered as the top level layer or used in an inlay. Please note that these are not made for fine-cut designs.
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