T shirt printing types for your custom t shirts – Tirupur
T shirt printing types for your custom t shirts design:
Want to design you custom t shirt. But don’t know what are the t shirt printing types. Here we are covering the custom t shirt printing & providing the details about how custom online t shirts are being printed to your t shirt design requirements.
The article is written in a very simplest way possible to make the customers understand few things about t shirt printing.
Before we tell you about T shirt printing. There are certain checklist that you need to provide t shirt manufacturers in Tirupur for providing good quality t shirt design printing.
Check list for t shirt printing:
- Design File
- Placement of size & print
- Size or color breakdown
Design File : (.AI, .PSD, .CDR, .PDF, .JPG, .PNG)
Even though design file tells about the color. Often, there are issues with t shirt printing that color shades doesn’t match with client requirement. Please provide color codes from pantone shades. so it would be easier for t shirt manufacturers to provide you great quality printed tshirts.
Placement of the print & Size on the apparel:
Size or Color Break Down for the tshirts:
If you have multiples of color with design or multiples colors of the t shirts. you should communicate all those information prior to commencing the t shirt printing.
Once you go through the custom shirt printing methods post. You will have a great idea of how your t shirts can be printed.
T-Shirt Printing Methods & Types:
How do we do it?
Screen printing involves little preparation before we actually start applying the chemicals on the screens. The buyer provides us the designs in a design file as mentioned in the checklist above.
Design file will be deployed in the respective software in the system. The design will be corrected and developed to an aspect ratio matching to your requirements and will be printed on transparent film.
for example, you want to print the Indian Flag on your favorite white t shirt. Since it is a white shirt, An Indian flag to be printed on a white tshirt, we need to make Three screens with different exposure for colors & placement position of those colors.
The small quantity will not cost effective.
When you provide design file, we convert them in our system software. A print will be taken in a suitable transfer paper (Just like a normal color print out but using specific dyes for sublimation process).
Direct To Garment (DTG) Technique:
Have you seen photo prints on a garment? Then it is printed via Direct To Garment shortly called as DTG.
How do we do it?
It works just like other prints but t-shirt directly fed to the printer with the help of conveyor belt.
Transfer Paper Method:
Have you seen your brand logo and laundry instructions in your tshirts printed nowadays? Yes, it is made via transfer paper method. This printing is widely used nowadays brand logo placement and attractive designs.
How do we do it?
The screen is made for making transfer stickers as mentioned for screen printing. Instead of applying the print dyes directly on the garment, Print dyes are applied via the screen onto the transfer paper coated with immediately with rubber-like crystal that sticks on print dyes applied area.
All over prints:
Smaller quantities are not cost effective.
Now you have understood the basics of screen printing. We will be posting more about printing.
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