GameTime – Budget Friendly Solutions

These are extraordinary times.  The COVID pandemic has impacted our industry like never before.  Yet, all around us, we find resilience and perseverance.  Whether it is our industry’s swift response to mask development, the rapid formation of the PLAY Coalition initiative, or the collaborative creation of safe return to play guidelines, we are collectively coming…

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FreeStyle Sublimation: Taking Small Business, Corporate, & Event Apparel to the Next Level

Sublimation printing continues to gain popularity in the apparel industry, and with good reason. This versatile digital printing method offers a world of possibilities. Dye sublimation technology heat-fuses colors, designs and logos directly into the fabric, rather than just on top of the fabric (like in screen printing or heat transfer). When most people think…

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How to Design a Soccer Jersey

In the world of soccer, soccer jerseys are not only a sports uniform, but for many, an icon, a recognizable symbol of team, country, or regional honor and pride. Soccer fans associate well-known jerseys with iconic games and moments in time. They proudly wear these jerseys as a testament to their fandom and devotion to…

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5 Most Common Printing Techniques

Spend five minutes observing your surroundings, whether at the mall, grocery store, or sporting event, and you’re sure to notice several different printing techniques. Each technique has its own merits and drawbacks, so take a look at five of the most common printing techniques and decide which one is right for your next printing job….

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DTG Printing vs Screen Printing

The alternative title of this article could be the new school vs the old school. Screen printing has been around for ages – it’s the tried and true method of industry veterans, while DTG (direct-to-garment) printing is the up-and-comer, both competing for the most popular method of printing. Maybe you’re new to the printing game…

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Fabric 101: Nylon

What is nylon fabric? Nylon is a synthetic material that was first developed during WWII as a substitute for silk, which became impossible to import from Japan. Nylon fabric was first used in clothing for women’s hosiery, or “nylons” if you will. So what does it mean to say that nylon is a synthetic material?…

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Camouflage Screen Printing Tips

Just the thought of screen printing on a camouflage shirt can be enough to strike fear into many screen printers. It is a challenge to be sure, especially compared to standard garments, but nothing to be intimidated by. When it comes to camo screen printing, the main issue you’ll face is dye migration. The camo…

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