Decorating Fleece Vests


Embellishing Fleece Vests

Throughout the autumn months vests are preferred to put on over a tee shirt or long sleeve t shirt. Vests can be made out of various product from soft polyester fleece to jeans. At Transfer Express Apparel we provide numerous various styles of vests including microfleece, polyester fleece as well as cotton/poly fleece that we will certainly take a closer consider in this blog.

The Port Authority ® Value Fleece (F219) vest is among one of the most popular vests offered. Available in Males’s, Ladies as well as Young people dimensions, the 100% polyester fleece vest is warm, soft as well as fuctional. To embellish this fleece vest, a warm transfer is required that can be applied to temperature sensitive textile. Elasti Prints ® screen printed transfers or CAD-PRINTZ ® digital transfers function best for this fabric as a result of their reduced application temperatures.

Warm apply a low temperature heat transfer such as an Elasti Prints display published transfer.

Port Authority ® Value Fleece Vest can be enhanced on the front or back. Easy Prints ® layout QLW-69

Our preferred vest to embellish was the Ladies Sport-Tek ® Hooded Fleece vest (LST268). This vest is made from cotton/poly sweatshirt product making it easy to embellish. Any kind of heat transfer from Transfer Express will use efficiently to this design. Bear in mind to elevate the print area above the zipper joints utilizing a computer mouse pad or Print Perfect Pad from Stahls’.

Vest enhanced with Hot Split display printed transfer utilizing Easy Prints ® layout QAT-31

The last vest that we have embellished is the Port Authority ® Microfleece Vest made from 100% polyester microfleece. This additional soft, lightweight fleece has an anti-pill finish developing a smooth canvas for a warm transfer. Because it is made with a temperature delicate polyester, a low temp warmth transfer is required like Elasti Prints display published transfers or CAD-PRINTZ ® electronic transfers.

Port Authority ® Microfleece vest can be decorated using Elasti Prints ® screen published transfers.

Relating to polyester fleece does come with a few extra steps to pay very close attention to.

Select a low temperature warm transfer when applying to sensitive textile.

Increase the print location above zippers or joints using a mousepad or Print Perfect Pad

Mild impression is developed from the warmth press on the higher stack textiles. The mark will certainly go away after the very first washing.

Choose steel zipper vests instead of plastic zippers. The metal zippers will not thaw under the warm press.

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