Print Stitch Patches

A hybrid of our two most popular patches

Print Stitch Patches are a combination of our two most popular patches: embroidered and sublimated. The background is printed with a full-color, photographic image with added embroidery to give dimension and texture. Create a unique decoration by combining printing and stitching into one.

SPECS

DESCRIPTION
Print Stitch Patches are a combination of our two most popular patches: embroidered and sublimated. The background is printed with a full-color, photographic image with added embroidery to give dimension and texture.

EMBLEM SIZE LIMITS
Max - 13” X 8” (+/-1mm) Min - 1” X 1” (+/-1mm)

COLOR
Embroidery: The design cannot have more than 15 different colors of thread. Sublimation: Sublimated allows unlimited colors. You can digitally print photorealistic images and even match PMS colors.

BACKING
•Low Melt Heat Seal
•Industrial Heat Seal
•Pressure Sensitive

LIMITATIONS
Heat Seal: Since the product is applied with heat, it is not recommended for use on materials that may be heat sensitive (ex. some nylons, silk some plastics, leather, wool, fleece, etc.).
Pressure-Sensitive: The use of these emblems on surfaces that may contain an oil finish, such as silicon, Teflon™, rough fabrics, or outdoor goods is not recommended.

ELECTRONIC PROOF
A digital sample via email is available in 24 hours. Edits are allowed.

PRODUCTION TIME
Samples time: 2 days plus shipping. Edits are allowed. Production time: 5 days plus shipping (additional day per 500 pieces).

COLOR MINIMUM SIZE TEXTS
Embroidered text: It cannot have a height smaller than 4mm and column width of 1mm.


Sublimated text: 1.6 mm height.

WASHING INFORMATION
Machine wash inside-out using mild detergent. Patches with industrial heat seal backing will withstand 52 industrial wash cycles.

SHELF LIFE
One year shelf life before applying (room temperature controlled environment).

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

PRESSURE-SENSITIVE ON HARD GOODS
Make sure the application area is thoroughly cleaned. We recommend the use of rubbing alcohol. Remove paper backing and press firmly on the desired location.

LOW MELT HEAT SEAL ON GARMENTS - TOP HEAT
1. Set the press at 315-325° F with 70-80 psi of pressure.
2. Place the garment in the press. Make sure that the application location is wrinkle-free.
3. Place the patch onto the desired location on the garment. Thermal tape is optional.
4. Press for 12-18 seconds
5. Remove the garment from the press and allow to cool.

INDUSTRIAL HEAT SEAL BACKING
Top Temperature  395° F - 405° F
Bottom Temperature  395° F - 405° F
Pressure  Medium High (60 - 80 Psi)
Dwell Time  10 - 14 Seconds

 

DISCLAIMER: World Emblem recommends testing the best combination of heat seal parameters before application. World Emblem is not liable for any damages to garments during the application process.

NOTE: Please check out youtube.com/worldemblem for step by step instructions for applying our apparel decorations.

PRICES

Print Stitch Video
Application: Print Stitch Patches

Additional Information & Benefits

 

Print Stitch patches can be heat sealed onto garments or applied to flat, non-textured surfaces with a pressure-sensitive backing. This simple addition can help your brand stand out from your competitors.

NOTE: Please check out the World Emblem YouTube Channel for step by step instructions for applying our apparel decorations.

For technical & application information please visit www.worldemblem.com/technical