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Print Stitch Patches

Full Color, Embroidered Finish

Print Stitch Patches blend two of the most popular decoration methods to achieve a remarkable effect in just one custom patch. These high-end, specialty patches combine embroidery and sublimation for a full color, photo-realistic finish that offers the texture and dimension of traditional stitching. Add value to apparel and hard goods with Print Stitch Patches, available as either heat applied transfers or pressure sensitive stickers.
  • Sublimation & embroidery hybrid
  • Ideal for multi-color designs with shading & gradients
  • Provides a high-end, professional look in any market
  • Pressure sensitive (sticker) or heat applied
  • Hook & Loop backing available: Mix and match transfers with hook backings and similar shaped loop backings
  • 25 piece minimum
  • Pre-production physical sample (Limit QTY 1) available for fee
  • Please allow 3-5 business days for a digital proof once art set-up fee is paid
  • Orders will ship within 5-7 business days after digital proof is approved and order is placed*
  • *All lead times subject to change, current ship times will be provided during check out.
Please Note: Any design element in the art that is not assigned a thread color will be printed.
Details

Overview

Print Stitch Patches blend two of the most popular decoration methods to achieve a remarkable effect in just one custom patch. These high-end, specialty patches combine embroidery and sublimation for a full color, photo-realistic finish that offers the texture and dimension of traditional stitching. Add value to apparel and hard goods with Print Stitch Patches, available as either heat applied transfers or pressure sensitive stickers.

Details

  • Sublimation & embroidery hybrid
  • Ideal for multi-color designs with shading & gradients
  • Provides a high-end, professional look in any market
  • Pressure sensitive (sticker) or heat applied
  • Hook & Loop backing available: Mix and match transfers with hook backings and similar shaped loop backings
  • 25 piece minimum
  • Pre-production physical sample (Limit QTY 1) available for fee
  • Please allow 3-5 business days for a digital proof once art set-up fee is paid
  • Orders will ship within 5-7 business days after digital proof is approved and order is placed*
  • *All lead times subject to change, current ship times will be provided during check out.
Please Note: Any design element in the art that is not assigned a thread color will be printed.
User Guide

Print Stitch Patches

Application Instructions

Hotronix® 360 IQ™ Hat Press

Time:
30-45 seconds
Upper:
280°F
Lower:
320°F
Pressure:
Medium
Cover Sheet:

Heated Upper Platen

Time:
21 seconds
Temperature:
360°F
Pressure:
Medium-Firm
Instructions:
Pre-heat bottom platen for 60 seconds and fabric for 20 seconds.

Heated Upper & Lower Platen

Time:
30-45 seconds
Upper:
280°F
Lower:
320°F
Pressure:
Medium-Firm

Cap Press

Time:
20-30 seconds
Temperature:
360°F
Pressure:
Medium
Instructions:
Pre-heat the lower platen for 60 seconds. Load cap and pre-heat 20 seconds. Cover with Flex Pad and press.

Special Notes

For best results, Stahls' recommends applying with a heated lower platen.

Washability/Care Instructions

Print Stitch Patches will withstand at least 50 domestic washing cycles. Machine wash cold, inside-out, using mild detergent.

Material/Fabric Compatibility

Heat Applied: Cotton, Polyester, Cotton/Poly Blends
Pressure Sensitive: Smooth surfaces on hard goods

Pressure Sensitive (Sticker) Application Instructions

  • Make sure the application area is thoroughly cleaned. Rubbing alcohol can be used.
  • Remove paper backing and press firmly on the desired location.
  • For best results, please allow at least 24 hours cure time.

Additional Information

For use on smooth, hard surfaces. Not recommended for surfaces that may contain an oil finish such as silicone or any type of outdoor goods.

Videos

Hook & Loop Application 120823 TRT 120823

2023-12-11T15:43:37Z

Need help finding an authorized STAHLS’ dealer near you? Simply click the link here to learn about our nationwide network of Master Distributors and CAD-CUT® Resellers: https://www.stahls.com/dealers Connect with us online: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/stahlsheatprinting Instagram: Stahlsheatprinting https://www.instagram.com/stahlsheatprinting Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/stahlsheatprint/ Twitter: @StahlsIDDirect https://twitter.com/StahlsIDDirect TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@stahlsheatprint For more heat printing tips and tricks, connect with Stahls’ Blog at https://blog.stahls.com/

Print Stitch Patches: First Impressions & Embroidered Patch Comparison

2022-12-12T18:00:05Z

Learn about all the pros and cons of STAHLS’ new Print Stitch Patches from our brand ambassador Brandi. Join her as she shows how and when these heat press patches can be applied, as well as the best apparel to decorate with them. Brandi also highlights the areas where you may not want to use Print Stitch Patches and instead choose to utilize a different heat transfer option. To order Print Stitch Patches today simply visit the link here https://bit.ly/3Yje1Lu Need help finding a local STAHLS'® CAD-CUT® HTV reseller near you? Simply click the link here to find the closest CAD-CUT® reseller in your city today https://bit.ly/336uz1m Connect with us online: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/stahlsheatprinting Instagram: Stahlsheatprinting https://www.instagram.com/stahlsheatprinting Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/stahlsheatprint/ Twitter: @StahlsIDDirect https://twitter.com/StahlsIDDirect TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@stahlsheatprint For more heat printing tips and tricks, connect with Stahls’ Blog at https://blog.stahls.com/ #custompatches #embroidery #sublimation

Print Stitch Patches: The Go-to Patch for Hats, Bags, & Outerwear?

2022-09-26T17:15:00Z

Learn about Stahls' brand new do-it-all heat transfer patch, Print Stitch! This all-new patch is perfect for heat printing on hats, bags, jackets, and so much more! Join Kelly as she walks you through the ins and outs of our Print Stitch patches and how you can easily incorporate them into your business. Print Stitch Patches - https://bit.ly/3dEA1y0 Need help finding a local STAHLS'® CAD-CUT® HTV reseller near you? Simply click the link here to find the closest CAD-CUT® reseller in your city today https://bit.ly/336uz1m Connect with us online: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/stahlsheatprinting Instagram: Stahlsheatprinting https://www.instagram.com/stahlsheatprinting Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/stahlsheatprint/ Twitter: @StahlsIDDirect https://twitter.com/StahlsIDDirect TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@stahlsheatprint For more heat printing tips and tricks, connect with Stahls’ Blog at https://blog.stahls.com/ #patches #hats #heattransfer