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Printing on Suede FabricLearn the simple tips to printing on these fashionable garments.
Next Level Apparel’s Premium Fitted Sueded crew (style 6410) is made of 60% combed ring-spun cotton/40% polyester, and is laundered with a unique brushed characteristic for an unbelievably soft, sueded feel.
It is more than apparent that garment designers are working late nights designing new styles with new fabric finishes to serve and expand their client bases. The combinations of fabric content, treatments, finishes and dyeing techniques are seemingly endless and create opportunities for you to upsell your customer on more fashionable apparel. And once they fall in love with these unique garments, it will result in repeat orders.
In this installment of the Impressions Tech Tips Newsletter, we will review the optimum printing techniques for embellishing the new suede fabric from Next Level Apparel (style 6410).
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