For those who love the look of foils, check out our Textile Foils! We have a huge selection of full-color foils, as well as unique holographic and pattern foils. Foil transfers can be a valuable asset for any t-shirt designer who wants to create an eye-catching element in their designs. Foil creates a beautiful metallic finish.
Foils are part of a two-step process that requires laying down an adhesive product first before adhering. We have one kind of plotter-cut adhesive that these Textile Foils are compatible with: HotMelt.
For a tutorial on how this process works, click HERE or watch the video below.
Please note – if you need product numbers, please see the tech PDF below.
Application Instructions - HotMelt
Blade – 45°, low pressure
Cut – Mirror image
Temp – 300° F
Pressure – Medium, even
Time – 5 seconds
Peel – Warm, almost hot
Application Instructions - Textile Foils
Pressure – Place foil over Hotmelt, cover with Teflon Sheet, and press for 10 seconds. Rub with cloth, let cool, then peel.
Care – Wash inside out, cold water, gentle. Line dry. Do not dry-clean.
Applies to: Cotton, Uncoated Polyester, Cotton/Polyester Blends, and Polyester/Acrylic Excluding Nylon