Digital Printing is the new big thing! From banners to home textiles to clothing: innumerable contemporary designs would simply be hard to imagine without urbane digital textile printing technique. Enabling creative minds to get their ideas out and onto fabric, the technology has been seeing a major explosion in the fashion market across the globe.
What is Digital Printing?
Digital printing is a process in which prints are directly applied to fabrics with printer. This reduces 95% the use of water, 75% the use of energy, and minimizing textile waste. The main advantage of digital printing is the ability to do very small runs of each design.
The inkjet printing technology used in digital printing was first patented in 1968, firstly used in the 90’s for paper printing. Since then, the technology has continued to develop and there are now specialized wide-format printers with which, one can now print on canvas, vinyl, and fabric. The inks used in digital printing are formulated specifically for each type of fiber (cotton, silk, polyester, nylon, etc). One of the greatest innovations of 21-st century fashion, the technology is cost effective, eco-friendly and helps in personalization & just-in-time manufacturing.
Since past few years, digital print textile is weaving a new style statement. With fresh, chic and modern designs, it is appealing the young urban alot. It is funky yet looks very sophisticated. Color Buckket is COMING SOON to treat you with beautiful digital prints.
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