Heat Transfer Guide

Uploaded: 12/27/2016
New apparel graphics and company logos continue to grow in the decorated apparel market place and full-color finishes are quickly becoming the norm. With the introduction of various colors, gradients, and 3-D looks, you need to find the right full-color heat transfer that is right for the job. In this video, Stahls' TV educator Courtney Kubitza shows decorators a variety of CAD-PRINTZ® full color digital transfers that will allow you to print on virtually any fabric.

Uploaded: 12/13/2016
Bring a soft, embroidered look to your designs without the embroidery machine. In this video, Stahls' TV educator Karyn Squib teaches decorators how to add depth and texture to virtually any garment using CAD-CUT® Flock, including how to cut Flock accurately and maximize corporate and retail-inspired apparel sales.

Uploaded: 8/29/2016
Bright and shining Cad-Cut® materials will capture your customer's attention and get your business noticed. In this video, Stahls' TV educator Courtney Kubitza will teach you how to cut, weed, and apply Cad-Cut® Hologram, including tips on time, temperature, and pressure.

Uploaded: 8/12/2016
Layering multiple colors and styles of heat transfer vinyl onto apparel is a popular, yet tricky application. Whether basic heat transfer film, glitter, flock or neon, every style seems to have its own set of rules for mixing and matching. In this class Josh Ellsworth shows you the basic rules of layering, how to achieve accurate registration, layering challenges, and how to cost effectively create layered designs.

Uploaded: 8/8/2016
Take your spirit wear look to the edge by leveraging over-sized wrap around prints. This unique design paired with a popular metallic print lets your customer show off their team spirit in a creative way. In this video, Stahls' TV educator Courtney Kubitza teaches decorators how to create wrap around prints.

Uploaded: 8/4/2016
The signature style of the pom pom jersey gets a fresh new look in a comfortable hooded style, offering additional opportunities for uniquely personalized fall spirit wear. In this video, Stahls' TV educator Courtney Kubitza will teach decorators how to decorate an oversized look, with additional areas for personalization.

Uploaded: 8/4/2016
Popular prints like plaid are popping up for the fall season in new and trendy styles, making them a great item to start printing for today's hottest spirit wear looks. In this video, Stahls' TV educator Courtney Kubitza will teach decorators how to create a personalized plaid look with a bold athletic number.

Uploaded: 8/2/2016
If you're searching for a different look that is sure to sell this fall season, be sure to check out the Varsity Sweatshirt by SanMar. Its lightweight feel and soft hand is perfect for a Friday night football game. In this video, Stahls' TV educator Jenna Sackett teaches decorators how to take this already stellar blank and turn it into a fanwear goldmine.

Uploaded: 8/2/2016
If you're looking to expand the items you offer to more than just t-shirts and jerseys for the fall sports season, then consider printing bottoms as a perfect addition to every shirt sale. In this video, Stahls' TV educator Jenna Sackett teaches decorators that joggers in the apparel marketplace aren't going anywhere, so it's time to get creative when it comes to printing.

Uploaded: 7/20/2016
The apparel industry is blowing up with new, cool looks, including textured garments, that will offer decorators new ways to create fresh, exciting looks on a variety of garments. In this video, Stahls' TV educator Courtney Kubitza teaches decorators how to create an ultra-cool tonal look by using a textured garment and heat transfer materials.

Uploaded: 6/14/2016
If you're looking to create a high-visibility look on almost any garment that is sure to be seen, you'll want to check out this waterproof and retroreflective performance standard material. In this video, Stahls' TV educator Courtney Kubitza will teach you how to cut, weed, and apply Cad-Cut® 3M™ Scotchlite™, including tips on time, temperature, and pressure.

Uploaded: 6/14/2016
If you are looking to centralize your business around one heat transfer material in order to offer a wide variety of colors and styles, consider an all-purpose, production friendly material that works for almost any garment. In this video, Stahls' TV educator Courtney Kubitza will teach you how to cut, weed, and apply CAD-CUT® SportFilm Lite™, including tips on time, temperature, and pressure.

Uploaded: 6/14/2016
When it comes to decorating garments, you'll want to make an eye-catching look that is sure to stand out from the crowd. In this video, Stahls' TV educator Courtney Kubitza will teach you how to cut, weed, and apply CAD-CUT® Fashion-FILM® Electric, including tips on time, temperature, and pressure.

Uploaded: 6/14/2016
Cad-Cut® Flock has a soft, suede-like, 3-D finish, unique from any other material in the decorated apparel marketplace, but it is often difficult to cut properly. In this video, Stahls' TV educator Courtney Kubitza will teach you how to cut, weed, and apply CAD-CUT® Flock, including tips on time, temperature, and pressure.

Uploaded: 5/10/2016
Looking for ways to cut costs and increase profits with heat transfer materials? Ever wonder what your total job cost should be once you include production time and the cost of materials? In this live classroom, Stahls' TV educator Josh Ellsworth teaches decorators how to calculate the exact cost of your apparel decorating job including how to use the free Stahls' TV Ultimate CAD-CUT® cost calculator, how to add in time and wage to a job costs easily, and how to manage your production time and material cost.

Uploaded: 4/12/2016
Are you using your print/cut system or solvent printer to its full capabilities? From t-shirts and performance wear to bags and promotional products, there is a digital heat transfer material that opens your business up to sales opportunities never before imagined. In this video, Stahls’ TV educator Mike Koval shows decorators the best print/cut materials for their jobs.

Uploaded: 3/31/2016
Trendy, retail inspired designs are fueling wholesale apparel sales for schools, spirit wear, and corporate apparel. In this live classroom, Stahls' TV educator Courtney Kubitza will show you how to keep your business on trend with your heat press. Learn how to create hot-selling looks for your customers from popular retail trends, popular print technologies such as glitter and metallic, and trendy apparel blanks and where you can find them.

Uploaded: 3/1/2016
T-Shirts are the most popular item for apparel decorators. If you're looking into T-Shirts and other fashion apparel, you will want to choose a material that is thin, light-weight, and soft, leaving your customers with something they will love. In this video, Stahls' TV educator Courtney Kubitza will teach you how to cut, weed, and apply CAD-CUT® Fashion-FILM®, including tips on time, temperature, and pressure.

Uploaded: 3/1/2016
If you want to upgrade your customer's logo with special effects, and create a look that is going to wow, then you need a material that is a little extraordinary. In this video, Stahls' TV educator Courtney Kubitza will teach you how to cut, weed, and apply CAD-CUT® Glitter Flake™, a material with a textured glitter finish, including tips on time, temperature, and pressure.

Uploaded: 3/1/2016
If you're looking into decorating team uniforms, you will need a heat transfer material that is durable and abrasion resistant, with the whites staying white and the team colors staying true. In this video, Stahls' TV educator Courtney Kubitza will teach you how to cut, weed, and apply CAD-CUT® Thermo-FILM®, including tips on time, temperature, and pressure.

Uploaded: 3/1/2016
Soft, lightweight, and stretchy performance fabrics have taken the marketplace by storm. Learn about a versatile material that is perfect for your various fabric types. In this video, Stahls' TV educator Courtney Kubitza will teach you how to cut, weed, and apply CAD-CUT® Premium Plus™, including tips on time, temperature, and pressure.

Uploaded: 3/1/2016
When you're printing white or light garments with your solvent print/cut machine, you can save yourself some time and money by using a clear material instead of an opaque. In this video, Stahls' TV educator Courtney Kubitza will teach you how to print, cut, weed, and apply the CAD-COLOR® SuperTEK™ Clear Matte and Gloss.

Uploaded: 3/1/2016
When it comes to printing performance wear, you need a material that will stick, stretch, and perform, the applies at a low temperature and inhibits dye migration through polyester garments. In this video, Stahls' TV educator Courtney Kubitza will teach you how to print, cut, weed, mask, and apply the CAD-COLOR® SuperTEK™ Sublistop™.

Uploaded: 3/1/2016
When it comes to printing modern fabrics in the apparel marketplace, you need a full-color heat transfer material that will stick and perform just like the performance fabrics you are decorating. In this video, Stahls' TV educator Courtney Kubitza will teach you how to print, cut, weed, mask, and apply the Cad-Color® SuperTEK™ Opaque.