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What is a Spangle?

One of the most common questions we get when people are looking at our SpangleElite product is “What IS a spangle?” Most people have not heard of this technology before, so they are curious about this new custom apparel technology. A Spangle is a flat holographic disc of material that has been punched out of a larger roll of

Sierra Hotfix and Stitch Era Computer Requirements

   We suggest you to use Microsoft® Windows® 10 Professional with the last service packs. Each new release of the software is tested with the newest available operating system only. Because of security reasons, we do not test the software with discontinued operating systems However, this software may be also compatible with some older operating

How to Easily Add Bling to Embroidery

A Simple Tool to Add Rhinestones to Apparel.. or anything! One of our most popular requests is about mixing embroidery and rhinestones to make one fantastic design. They really just fit well together and a few crystal rhinestones (or any color really) can take a good design and make it great! You can go as

The Importance of Low Lead Content in Hotfix Rhinestones

Make sure you supply your rhinestone machine with low lead rhinestones. When working with bling, know your rhinestone lead content.  When purchasing hotfix rhinestones for your rhinestone machine you should ask yourself the following: are you keep your customers and their children safe? In every type of apparel decorating there are numerous materials involved and

Rhinestone Transfer System ROI Case Study

The most common question about rhinestone t-shirt systems: Will I Make MONEY?! We get questions all the time about getting into the Rhinestone business, whether it’s adding rhinestone transfers or t-shirts to an existing shop or starting from scratch. While we don’t have a crystal ball, we do have some pretty compelling numbers for you related

Heat Press Tips for Rhinestone Transfers

An essential tool for working with hotfix rhinestones is your heat press. If you do not have a dedicated heat press, don’t worry! A heat press is included with the upgraded Brush-N-Bake hotfix Rhinestone Decorating System from Colman and Company! The Brush-N-Bake Rhinestone Decorating System is an excellent way to grow your business by adding

Choosing Transfer Tape for Hotfix Rhinestones

Silicone Transfer Paper is the professional choice for designs using hotfix rhinestones. Colman and Company carries two types of transfer paper: Traditional and LowTac. The Brush-N-Bake Hotfix Rhinestones Decorating System enables clothing shops to attract customers with the power of customization. Sierra’s Hotfix Era Design program lets you make hotfix rhinestone designs that add tremendous