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Printing on Baby Rib KnitsFollow these easy steps to perfect printing on these fashion garments.
A classic tank made of 100% ring-spun combed cotton, the Rib Boy Beater tank (style 3308) features a resilient, wide-rib surface with reinforced binding at the neckline and arm openings, and a double-needle bottom hem.
Rib-knit garments have been fixtures in American sportswear for many years. The tiny ribs make these garments stylish, giving them a fashion feel and fitted form. While it is a little challenging to print on rib-knit garments, the process is not that difficult if you pay a little attention to the printing details.
Follow the advice in this Impressions Tech Tips Newsletter, sponsored by American Apparel, and rib knits will be coming off your presses in no time.
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