In these days of aging baby boomers and web savvy Gen-Xers, customization is king. People want what they wear and use to say something about them. So we are awash in custom cars, cell phone wraps, Xbox skins, and of course, custom apparel. All of these are ways for an innovative sign maker to expand […]
One of the most recent trends in the custom apparel world is sublimated socks. It started with the Nike Elite, a line of colorful socks marketed toward athletes with expensive tastes. The visual appeal and premium price of the Nike Elite socks created a surge of consumer demand and new opportunities for garment decorators. Innovative […]
Here is the basic process of how to make t-shirts with a Sawgrass ChromaBlast or SubliJet system. For the benefit of all of you who haven’t seen how one of these nifty Sawgrass systems work, here’s a little Q & A exchange we’ll call ChromaBlast 101.
The newest trend in custom vinyl graphics is decorating drinkware; applying vinyl on mugs, cups, and glasses. Etsy, Printerest, and related web sites have lots of examples of cute custom mugs and glasses available for sale. So naturally we’re getting lots of questions from inspired and entrepreneurial customers about the new trend.What kind of vinyl […]
Digital Garment decoration is an innovative market space where new techniques and technologies regularly create opportunities for growth, profit, and fun. Some innovations make big waves and create lots of ripple effects as new products and processes follow behind. The GO UNO laser transfer process ushered in a new wave of versatility in garment decoration. […]
ChromaBlast is a digital transfer technology used to decorate cotton garments. It’s a very popular garment decoration method for our customers because it uses economical cotton shirts, can be used with inexpensive desktop inkjet printers, and produces vivid washfast color. It’s also more versatile than we’d thought. We’ve recently discovered and verified that you can use ChromaBlast ink and paper to customize mouse pads.