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December '16

For the Business of Apparel Decorating

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2 0 1 6 D E C E M B E R P R I N T W E A R || 39 ized, heat-printed tree skirt starts at $40. The last look I'd like to share with you for this holiday of heat printing is a tradi- tional Christmas item that is typically person- alized. It's a stocking for the fireplace mantle (or the railing going up the stairs, if you grew up in the Ellsworth home). This particular stocking is made of sweater material rather than traditional wool or acrylic felt. This makes the item easier to heat print. Glitter is always a great choice for the holidays, and the color choice of green on this red stocking was an easy one. But the person- alization of this item is more in the monogram. Monogram applications are extremely trendy and easy to pull off with a heat transfer. Go to your design software, choose a nice script or flowy font that will match the rest of your artwork, and cut. We've chosen to nestle this monogram inside of a Christmas tree for some added flair. Maybe you've already got the same idea, but since this is "sweater" material, you could also personalize an ugly sweater for your cus- tomers' holiday festivities. Hopefully we've sparked some inspiration, and you'll make this a profitable holiday of heat printing. Don't be afraid to capitalize on the seasonal cheer of this festive season and get creative, even flashy, with your material and substrate choices. ized, heat-printed tree skirt starts at $40. The last look I'd like to share with you for this holiday of heat printing is a tradi- tional Christmas item that is typically person- alized. It's a stocking for the fireplace mantle (or the railing going up the stairs, if you grew up in the Monogram applications are extremely trendy and easy to pull off with a heat transfer. Go to your design software, choose a nice script or flowy font that will match the rest of your artwork, and cut. We've chosen to nestle this monogram inside of a Christmas tree for some added flair. Maybe you've already got the same idea, but since this is "sweater" An inexpensive table runner from the dollar store can be turned into a profitable and colorful hol- iday keepsake.

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