What are Flock printing benefit ?
Flocking offers the following qualities :
- Appearance of velvet;
- Slightly raised pattern on the fabric (0.5 mm);
- Stable colours even after repeated washings.
The material is soft and feel like velvet, so it adapts very well to cotton. In other tissues (eg. Jerseys) flocking pattern is particularly enhanced with high contrast.traste prononcé.
What is Flock ?
Flock print (plot print with a velvety finish), the pattern is cut from coloured paper and then hot- pressed on the desired product.
What should I consider ?
The large sizes patterns are more suitable for heavy fabrics (eg. a sweatshirt.) On a finer cloth (eg. a t-shirt) port can be less enjoyable because flocking sheets are relatively thick and less flexible.
Where the pattern include details rather thin (eg. thin lines) and that they are placed on the seams, they can "break" at these locations after a few washes. lavages.