Category Archives: Screen Printing

Back-to-School: Options for personalizing your child’s backpack

You know that it will take a significant amount of time to prepare your child for school. All of the crayons, markers, paper, binders, all the school supplies you can think of will need to be packed and ready. It would be disappointing if your child lost the backpack you worked so hard to pack. Luckily, we have a solution for this – custom printing on your kid’s backpack to make it personalized, so this mistake will never happen to you again. Continue reading

Want to Create Team Spirit? Get Your Logo Printed on your Activewear

There is something about wearing a logo that brings people together. Wearing an organization’s or team’s logo gives a sense of pride and ownership to individuals. It symbolizes that their contributions to the group are acknowledged and that they are part of the team. Group sports typically require intensive teamwork. This means that your teammates have the opportunity to bond, find common interests, and work together towards accomplishing a common goal. Getting your logo printed on activewear can be a great way to communicate your team’s unity to other teams, and to each other. From your soccer team to your running group, there are a ton of options available to you. Let’s discuss the benefits of team apparel and the best methods to get your logo printed on activewear. Continue reading

Kids Prints Ideas

Kids and summer are two things that go well together. Both could be described as active, vibrant, and lively ─ and for good reason! To enjoy their summertime to the fullest, our kids deserve the best from us. A great way to get your child really excited for the summer is to give them a customized clothing item that they can wear throughout the season. From activewear, to swimwear, to hoodies for the campfire and more, there are tons of options available for you to pick out for your child, or for your children to pick out on their own! Here is a guide on how to decide what’s best to print on for your child, and which options are the best for you. Continue reading

Personalized Gift Ideas

Searching for the perfect gift for special occasions can definitely be daunting for many people. If you are currently looking for a gift, then it might be worth considering to get a personalized gift. Did you know that many people find a personalized gift more meaningful? A gift that was personalized either through engraving or printing is more likely to be remembered, as it has the person’s name marked on to it. At R&P Prints, we’re dedicated to helping our customers print and personalize their gifts, and thus, if you might welcome the idea, then this article might just help you decide which option is right for you. Continue reading

Oh, All The Colours: Summer Print Ideas

Summer is finally here and we are all ready to welcome all the colourful outfits! You can express yourself through your summer outfits extensively, as a wide range of prints and colour palettes could be used during the summer. R&P Prints believes that by designing and wearing customized summer prints, you will be able to stand out among the crowds. We believe that everyone should be able to express their styles and characters through unique prints and designs. If you’re interested in discovering summer print ideas, then this article will give you a clear guidance on what to look for. Continue reading

Screen Printing on Polyester

When it comes to screen printing on polyester, you want to make sure you’re working with printers that know what they’re doing. Any type of print on polyester apparel can easily come off in the wash if it’s not applied to the fabric correctly. Polyester is typically more difficult to print on than cotton or linen. Only strong and proper inks will attach to and stay on polyester fabrics. At R&P Prints, we ensure that all of our polyester material is printed on with the best quality products and methods out there. We want our clients to keep their jerseys for the long haul, and it all starts with printing with proper materials and methods. Continue reading

Custom Screen Printing in Canadian Market

Custom screen printing in Canada has become very popular in recent years. With this popularity, the industry has witnessed some printing shops that put more emphasis on quality than others. There are many different printers that print high quality logos and images on apparel, but when you wash your order for the first time, what you paid for can wash right off if the printing wasn’t done correctly. At R&P Prints, we offer our clients the best quality products, and use techniques that help ensure the longevity of the items we create. Continue reading

Achieving the Best Possible Quality When Printing on Polyester

Polyester is a difficult fabric to print on. If the printing isn’t done properly, the colour and print on the fabric will either fade, change or completely fall off. Without using proper techniques that ensure your ink will stay and last through use and washes, your ink will undoubtedly come off sooner than you think. There are many screen printing companies that you can go to to get customizable polyester clothing, but not all of them do it properly. At R&P Prints, we understand how important our products are to our clients, and we offer only the best quality of printing on our polyester clothing. Continue reading

Screen Printing for School

Are you a teacher, administrator or principal of a school? Are you part of a club or sports team at your school? Are you finishing middle school and going to highschool? Are you graduating? Think back to all the amazing experiences you have had with your students, peers, classmates and teammates. There is a great way for you to ensure that your memories live on. At R&P Prints, we have the ability to screen print your favourite memories, slogans, and designs on a wide variety of clothing items. From t-shirts, to hats to jerseys and more! Here are some ideas as to what you can use R&P Prints for! Continue reading

The Best Quality T-Shirt for Screen Printing

The truth is, everyone knows what makes for a good quality T-Shirt. It fits perfectly, it looks good, and it wears well. High quality T-Shirts also fold nicely after washing and drying. But with so many brands and so many manufacturers, its sometimes difficult to select the best. However, there are some industry standards that are worth noting – like 100% cotton content; and pre-shrunk material; and 10 ounce weight; and double-needle stitched. It’s also important to take note of the finishes – the sleeves; the bottom hem; the seamless collar; even the so-called “centre crease”. Finally, a good T-Shirt will also come in a variety of “fits” in order to meet the needs of various body shapes. Needless to say, pre-shrunk means no shrinkage after laundering. Continue reading