What are some top tips on saving CAD-CUT scraps?
Here’s another great article from the Winter Issue of How To Make It in the T-Shirt Business. This article addresses a problem many people who work with CAD-CUT heat transfer vinyl may have. What to do with your scraps? Heat printing expert Nikki Reynolds has some ideas.
Save Your Scraps!
Top Tips for Making the Most of your HTV
By Nikki Reynolds
Are you a crafter who has trouble throwing away your heat transfer vinyl scraps? There is just something about Glitter Flake HTV that won’t allow me to throw the leftovers away. Then again, I’m always hoarding little pieces of material from my bigger projects. Sometimes these pieces are only about 2”x 2”. Why bother keeping these little odds and ends? Well, a little glitter goes a long way and can give big results.
Use HTV Scraps as Patches
Turn your scraps into stylish patches. Make clothes last longer by reinforcing weak areas and covering holes.
Tip: Make sure to use a heat press pillow or folded cover sheet so the transfer adhesive doesn’t fuse the opening together!
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