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Printing onto fabric... Iron on?

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prolificwillybreeder Sun 25-Sep-11 16:03:41

I really want to create a printed tea towel for the family from the children.

Eg: a funny quotation from dc printed on a plain tea towel or cushion?

How on earth do I do that?

Iron on using transfer paper?

I would like it to look well... Good!

Any ideas? Thanks smile

bruffin Mon 26-Sep-11 00:51:47

you can get miracle fabric in a4 sheets that you can run the printer, it is 100% cotton. You could sew it onto a larger sheet of cotton.
miracle fabric
I used it to make cushions for my DD with photos of her favorite bands on.
Have a search on the internet because you can get packs of 10 as well.

prolificwillybreeder Mon 26-Sep-11 10:03:01

That's a good idea. I did want to cheat however and print directly onto the fabric though.

rockinhippy Wed 28-Sep-11 11:58:47

no good for a tea towels, but you can use print onto transfer paper & then iron onto cotton based fabrics for cushion use min 50/50 cloth, but more cotton the better - again up to A4 size, but you could break the design down & cut out if you need it bigger smile

prolificwillybreeder Wed 28-Sep-11 16:34:19

I think transfer paper is my best bet.

Thank you :-)

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