Wednesday, October 17, 2012

From Raw Cotton to Duvet Covers - The Full Story - Part 3

This is part 3 of the story from Raw Cotton to Duvet Covers. Don't forget to see the 2 earlier posts. 
Today's post is about sampling of duvet covers.
When duvet manufacturers get a design from a design studio, they make it on a digital printer. This is the first prototype made with dyes that are not fast but gives the designer a very good idea of what his/her design will look like

Digital Printer
The dyes used for digital printer cost as much as 2/3rd of the printer itself making digital printing very expensive
After confirmation of design, the CAD is converted into screens
Screens
Dyes for the baby rotary printer
Colors being fed for printing
Screen Printing by baby Rotary Printer
Adding Screen 2
 More about manufacturing of duvets in tommorow's post


2 comments:

  1. Thank you so much for those hands on classes. Being able to see the process is so great!

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    1. Thanks Bethania for your kind comments!

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