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Why does a design look good on one fabric or color and not another?

Nov 30

Why does a design look good on one fabric or color and not another? APRIL 6, 2017 Answer When a design is digitized, it is digitized for a particular size, fabric,...

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Is Custom Branded Company Swag Worth the Investment?

Nov 16

Is Custom Branded Company Swag Worth the Investment? Many entrepreneurs—especially new ones—feel compelled to print their logo or brand name on all manner of items, from shirts to pens to...

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WHAT ARE DAD HATS? (OVER)EXPLAINING THE NEW (UN)COOL

Nov 02

WHAT ARE DAD HATS? (OVER)EXPLAINING THE NEW (UN)COOL   What are Dad Hats?  Put very simply, they are unstructured, curved-bill caps with fabric strap, buckle closures that feature ...

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Best Practices for Searching for Stock Photos

Oct 04

Best Practices for Searching for Stock Photos SEPTEMBER 10, 2018 by:  Jennifer Foy Jennifer Foy has over 12 years of experience using Adobe Photoshop. She ha...

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How Garment Type Affects an Embroidery Design

Sep 27

How Garment Type Affects an Embroidery Design by:  Ed Levy Ed Levy is director of software products at Hirsch Solutions and owner of Digitize4u, an embroide...

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Best Practices for Brand Application

Sep 13

Best Practices for Brand Application AUGUST 29, 2018 by:  Jennifer Foy Your brand should be visually consistent and on everything that is...

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Top Customizable Gifts for Men

Sep 04

Top Customizable Gifts for Men by:  Lou McNeil Lou McNeil is the President and Founder of Creative Gifts International, Inc., a supplier of gifts, awards,... ...

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Pairing Embroidery Fonts with Workwear

Aug 23

Pairing Embroidery Fonts with Workwear 9 by:  Erich Campbell Erich Campbell is the partner relationship manager at DecoNetwork, leveraging his more than 18 yea...

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Top Five Social Media Trends Of 2018

Aug 13

Top Five Social Media Trends Of 2018   Social media waits for no brand. And just like everything internet-related, it changes fast. The Cambridge Analytica scandal, Mark Zuckerberg&...

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What makes a good trade show display?

Aug 07

What makes a good trade show display? Answer An outstanding trade show display isn’t just dumb luck or popped out of a box in 10 seconds flat. Surprisingly, it isn’t the most expen...

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Simple Ways To Recognize Greatness

Jul 26

Top-Shelf Tip No. 145: "People may take a job for more money, but they often leave it for more recognition." Bob Nelson Simple Ways To Recognize Greatness How hard do your employees work for you? ...

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Screen Printing vs. Direct to Garment (DTG)

Apr 11, 2017

Screen Printing Screen printing is one of the most popular and oldest ways of printing. Dating back almost 2000 years ago, the Chinese applied the first screen printing technique using human hair as ...

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