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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

Screen Printing Is Not Just for T-Shirts

The process of screen printing items can work on just about anything. Tote bags, hats, jackets, posters and signs – are just a short list of all the items that can be screen printed. They can be screen printed with your logo and design, to help leverage your brand and add a little colour and spice to your line of work. You’re about to learn why it’s so important to establish brand identity through screen printing and how the options are limitless. Continue reading

What’s the Difference Between Screen Printing and Heat Transfer Printing?

Custom printed garments like a t-shirt, a tote bag, or sports jerseys are a great way to make a personal statement and own a truly personalized product. There are two main methods of printing used to create custom garments: screen printing and heat transfer printing. While each method is relatively simple and widely available from quality printing companies that specialize in custom garments like R&P Prints, the two methods have distinct differences and their own set of costs and benefits. Continue reading

Why Should Your Brand Use Personalized Hoodies?

When comparing businesses, one thing that can set apart a business from a competitor is a logo. A well-designed logo can help your company stand out and promote brand recognition. Logos have become the standard means for businesses to communicate their brand with the rest of the world. In a typical day, the average person sees thousands of logos. From coffee cups, to billboards to shopping bags, logos are everywhere. Printing personalized hoodies for your company can be a fantastic way to promote your brand and create awareness, surpassing more expensive means of advertising in value. Continue reading

The Difference Between Screen Printing and Digital Printing

Screen printing and digital printing are two of the most common forms of printing on the planet. While digital printing is a relatively new innovation, Screen printing can trace its roots back as far as the Chinese Song Dynasty of 960 to 1279 AD, where textiles like clothing or decorative tapestries had designs printed on them using natural dyes. Some of the most common uses of screen printing and digital printing today are the application of a logo or design to a blank product like a t-shirt or a coffee mug. Both screen printing and digital printing have their own pros and cons, and we’ll explore the differences here. Let’s begin with digital printing. Continue reading

The Future of Screen Printing

T­-shirts are an incredibly versatile item of clothing. They can make statements for
aesthetic or political purposes, they can be function as a wearable trophy as the result
of completing a gruelling test of physical and mental fortitude like a marathon, or they
can serve a basic utilitarian purpose of covering one’s torso. What unites almost every
t­shirt is how the various designs found on them were printed: screen printing. Called
the world’s most versatile printing process, screen printing is used to apply graphics to
an incredible amount of products found throughout our world. Continue reading