Heat Transfer or SilkScreen Printing?
When shopping for the corporate gifts, you may feel confuse about the printing methods. Heat Transfer or Screen Printing?
When it comes to customized printing products, like T-shirt, bag and towel, the main debate is on the printing method used. Stickers can either be paper or vinyl stickers. Each category has unique features and advantages over the other. The choice you make will depend on what your requirements are and how the artworks are. Here is a descriptive comparison of the two including features, differences and where to use them.
Please choose the heat transfer, if your requirement or artwork is one of the following:
Artwork contains gradient/shadow colour.
Artwork contains more than four colours. For example, dark green and light green consider as 2 colours.
Light colour fabric with multi-colour artwork.
The design fades and cracks easily when used for dark fabrics.
Please choose the Silkscreen printing, if your requirement or artwork is one of the following:
• Artwork contains single colour or less than four solid colour. For example, dark green and light green consider as 2 colours.
• Any colour fabric. The printing colours are more vibrant even when printed on a dark garment.
• CHEAP!!! especially for large orders.
For more information about the colours of the artwork, please refer to the following link.