What’s sublimation on black shirt?
The sublimation vinyl on black fabrics perfectly solves the problem that sublimation paper cannot transfer dark-colored pure cotton shirts.
Sublimation HTV for Dark Fabric is made with new technology and is suitable for dark cotton fabrics, providing personalized and unique designs for your T-shirts, backpacks, hats, pillows and more.
Dye sublimation vinyl for dark fabrics will give you a very stunning sublimation effect, no matter what color cotton fabric you choose, you will get the same restored vibrant colors.
Sublimation vinyl covers the heat pressed film with a protective film, which has strong adhesion, easy to weed and cut, the protective film is easy to separate after heat pressing, no wrinkles or bubbles.
Easily apply intricate and multi-colored graphics to T-shirts and other wearable apparel with sublimation heat transfer vinyl! Patterns with a hollow effect can be achieved, and the transferred colors are vivid and bright, with good firmness and washability. Even if it is exposed to the sun or rain, the material is not easy to fade or change color.
How to do sublimation on dark fabric?
Computer, printer, Sublimation ink, Cutting plotter, Tool set, Heat press machine, dark fabric.
Obtain a pattern, import the pattern into the operating software of the cutting plotter, and print the designed pattern with sublimation ink through the software of the cutting plotter.
Print Mode: Mirror Print, High Quality Glossy Paper, Standard Print Quality.
Note: Record the size settings of the printed pattern.
Re-upload the pattern to the software of the cutting plotter (Note: The size of the pattern needs to be the same as the printed pattern), then click the offset and set the distance of the outline to 0.1mm and cut out the pattern (if the pattern is complex and small, the offset can be appropriately increased; if it is simple and the offset can be appropriately reduced).
Take out the sublimation vinyl, cut out the outline edge of the pattern by the cutting plotter, and then weed the extra parts. (Note: Cutting Mode:Mirror).
Transfer the pattern.
Set heat press parameters: Temperature: 185℃, Pressure: medium.
Put the sublimation HTV vinyl face up on the fabric, iron at 185℃ for 5 seconds, and remove the base film of the sublimation vinyl (Cold Peel).
Put the printed sublimation paper on the sublimation vinyl,Align and fix the pattern.Iron with a heat press machine at 185°C for 45 seconds, peel off the sublimation paper(cold peel).
Note: If the pattern is not easy to align during transfer, you can also put a positioning film on the back of the sublimation paper, and then use a cutting plotter to cut the pattern on the sublimation paper and then weed the extra parts,in order to align the pattern during transfer.