Impressions

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May 2016 Impressions

In our first-ever Innovation Issue, we take a comprehensive look at the new technology and trends driving apparel and all decorating processes.

Spring 2015 Team & Spirit Apparel

In this latest issue, learn what has changed about getting into the team business, the best way to approach team clients and more!

2015 Impressions Sourcebook

Searching for the right supplier for all your decorated apparel needs? Look no further than the 2015 Impressions Sourcebook.

37th Impressions Awards Winners

See the winners and entrants from the 2015 Impressions Awards in the Impressions Awards Design Galleries.

Why You Should Attend ISS

If you have not attended one of the regional Imprinted Sportswear Shows events, check out this video to see why you can't miss out on the opportunity.

News

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  • MagnaColours

    New MagnaColour Ink Line Addresses Printing Frustrations

    MagnaColour Ltd., Barnsley, U.K., has launched of a range of ink products aimed at addressing printers’ long-held frustrations when using water-based inks.

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    Ryonet Debuts Video on Avoiding Dye Migration

    A new instructional video from Ryonet, Vancouver, Wash., shows how to avoid dye migration when screen printing with water-based and high-solids acrylic inks on dark polyester using Green Galaxy Gamma Blocker Black under base.

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  • Now Accepting Entries for the 2016 Impressions Awards

    Apparel decorators, here’s your chance to have your work displayed and judged in the industry's most prestigious competition: the 2016 Impressions Awards.

    Apparel decorators, here’s your chance to have your work displayed and judged in the industry's most prestigious competition: the 2016 Impressions Awards.

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How To


  • DTG Printing on Fine Jersey

    Direct-to-garment (DTG) printing is unique among garment decorating techniques because the garments will, in part, determine the quality of the final image.

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  • Monogramming on Fleece

    Monogramming has surged in popularity during the past few years and now has become a fashion statement similar to the way it was in the 1950s...

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  • Start The Presses

    Performance T-shirts, compression apparel and other garments that include stretchy or synthetic fibers can be difficult to screen print and properly cure.

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Build Your Business

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  • Innovation in the Trenches

    Upon hearing the term “innovation,” it’s natural to think about technology as it applies to products. But what about other aspects of apparel decorating, such as techniques, design, business practices and marketing? 

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  • The Knits Just Keep On Comin'

    Today's apparel suppliers are working to cultivate creative ideas to meet the ever-evolving needs and wants of consumers.

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  • A Different Decorator

    Stephen Terrell wanted to prove the naysayers wrong when they said his way of doing business wouldn’t work. That desire ultimately catapulted his company, Print Works, to notable success in a relatively short time period. 

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