Fashion Ink spot color transfers work great for multi color distressed or multi color small detail logos because of an additional adhesive layer. Transfers will have a thin clear outline. Fashion Ink cannot be ran with an underbase so depending on color they may not be fully opaque.
Fashion Ink heat transfers are a type of screen-printed heat transfer product that allows you to apply custom designs, logos, or artwork onto various fabrics using a heat press. Fashion Ink uses a printable clear adhesive which is softer and has more stretch than Easy Ink & Ultra Ink formulas.
How do I apply Fashion Ink heat transfers to garments?
Applying Fashion Ink heat transfers is straightforward. First, place the transfer with the design facing (ink side) down onto the fabric. Set your heat press temperature to 325°F. Set the timer to 12-15 seconds. Peel off the transfer film, and your design will be permanently transferred to the fabric.
What’s the difference between Fashion Ink vs Easy Ink?
Mainly, Fashion ink uses a different adhesive. The Fashion Ink adhesive is clear and is designed to be used for heavily distressed artwork or printing very fine lines. Fashion Ink is a bit softer than Easy Ink because of the clear adhesive.
Are Fashion Ink spot colors opaque on dark fabrics?
Fashion Ink colors may not be opaque on every color. There is no white under-base and there is no option to add a dye blocker to this formula.
Can Fashion Ink heat transfers be used on all types of fabrics?
Fashion Ink heat transfers work well on most cotton, polyester, and cotton-polyester and tri- blend fabrics However, for specialty fabrics or materials, we recommend conducting a test application before large-scale production.
Can I apply Fashion Ink heat transfers using a regular iron?
No, a heat press machine is recommended for consistent and professional results. A heat press ensures the right combination of heat, pressure, and time for a reliable transfer.
What is the shelf life of Fashion Ink heat transfers?
Under proper storage conditions (cool, dry place away from direct sunlight), Fashion Ink heat transfers can typically maintain their quality and adhesion properties for up to 24] months from the date of purchase.
Are the Fashion Ink transfers machine washable?
Yes, the Fashion Ink heat transfers from Apex Transfers are durable and machine washable. We recommend turning the garment inside out and using a gentle cycle for best results and to prolong the life of the design.
Can I order custom designs for Fashion Ink heat transfers?
Absolutely! Apex Transfers offers the option to create custom designs for Fashion Ink transfers. You can submit your artwork, logo, or design specifications, and our team will work with you to produce high-quality transfers that meet your requirements.
What is the turnaround time for Fashion Ink heat transfer orders?
The turnaround time for Easy Ink heat transfer orders depends on the size and complexity of your order. Generally, we strive to process and ship orders within 1-3 business days. For more precise delivery estimates, please contact our customer support team.
Do you offer bulk discounts for large orders?
Yes, we do! Apex Transfers provides competitive pricing and offers bulk discounts for larger order quantities. Feel free to reach out to our sales team to discuss pricing options for your specific requirements.
Is Fashion Ink a Hot Peel application?
Yes, Fashion Ink can be peeled hot, but it can also be peeled warm or cold. Peeling Hot may require a heavier pressure setting.
What type of Ink is Fashion Ink?
Fashion Ink is printed with 100% plastisol Ink.
Is Fashion Ink CPSIA Compliant?
Yes, Fashion Ink meets the United States. CPSIA stands for Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act which means it’s been tested to meet acceptable levels of safety for consumer products, especially for children ages 0-12 years old.