Avoid These common Mistakes When Heat-Transfer Apparel Decorating

Apr 16, 2024

Heat-transfer apparel decorating is not just for beginners or those getting started in the business. Many of the industry’s biggest screen-printing and embroidery shops use heat presses and special transfers as well in order to custom decorate T-shirt, hats, hoodies and other kind of apparel in ways that wouldn’t be possible otherwise.

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In this Shop Talk host Rick Roth, founder of New England’s Mirror Image Screenprinting & Embroidery and the Ink Kitchen, talks with heat-press and heat-transfer expert Dave Conner of longtime industry leader STAHLS’ Transfer Express about the ins and out of making this kind of decorating a success.

Roth and Cox’s conversation was recorded at part of the Impressions Expo in Fort Worth, Texas.  For more on all three Impressions Expos, including the expos in Long Beach, California, and Atlantic City, New Jersey, click here.