STSC is working with eco-printers to achieve a range of patterns plus print your designs on to a selection of suitable fabrics. Below is the start of a Printed Fabric Library to showcase printing quality low impact eco-printing. This selection is for fabrics that you can print using your designs.
Prices shown are for fabric alone. Read Print To Your Own Design.
PRINT SET UP FEE is aud$340
In addition to offering FSC Bio Rubber/Neoprene sheets to make swimwear, yoga mats etc, you can also print an additional lining using rPET for inside or outside and print a pattern. Purchase the Print Set Up Fee that is in addition to the price per sheet.
We work with Think Positive in Sydney and London for high end printing that is exceptional quality including printing on our Organic Peace Silk fabrics.
FABRICS TO PRINT ON will include 17 types of Peace Silk and blends, Lenzing's EcoVero, Tencel and Modal. Plus Ayurvastra handloom GOTS organic cotton to be used in both fashion and interiors. And Linen plus Linen blended with Organic Cotton.
Our MILL in INDIA is SA 8000 Certified which is an independent body that enforce a zero-tolerance policy towards child labour, forced labour and inhumane treatment. They certify that workers are paid a liveable wage and work regular hours. Turn around for milling is very short 7-14 days but not guaranteed. These fabrics are organic and Eco-friendly. The inks are 100% plant base, biodegradable and approved for babies by OEKO-TEX® Standard. Purchase the Print Set Up Fee that is in addition to fabric.
GLOBAL ORGANIC TEXTILES STANDARD.
To be certified organic, fabrics such as our organic cotton, must be grown and produced under stringent standards that relate to the use of synthetic fertilizers and pesticides. To be labelled organic, the fabric meets the international standards set for fibre production and processing by GOTS (Global Organic Textile Standard).
Client have the option to either purchase plain griege fabric or print to your own design, or have dyed through your own or our service. The printing or dyeing service is done through STSC’s Consultancy Service
ECO-PRINTING IS 100% WATERLESS DIGITAL PRINTING.
Our printer is designed to reduce waste in fabric, ink consumption and electricity making it an energy and material conscious printer. The printing is in-house and uses the innovative and eco-friendly NeoPigment™ digital printing technology created by Kornit. The revolutionary process uses zero water in the printing which includes no pre-treatments, washing or steaming. Aside from being water free, the integrated process eliminates the need for external or additional chemical pre-treatments. The inks are water-based NeoPigment™ and are 100% free of heavy metals, formaldehyde and Alkylphenol Ethoxylates (APE), making them non-hazardous, non-toxic and biodegradable
PRINT TO YOUR DESIGN CONSULTANCY. https://www.sustainabletextiles.club/consulting
To print your own design on the many of STSC fabrics the Steps to follow are:
Purchase the Consultancy Fee to set up and manage the print job is AUD$340 – approx. EURO 194 / USD 218 / GBP 175
STEPS – Send a Job Order form so we can accurately formulate the Consultancy price according to your requirements, how many prints, etc.
Request a Consultancy Contract
Pay invoiced Consultancy fee ascertained after STSC sees your Job Order.
STSC refine the Purchase Order re details of print job and fabric. 10 metre minimum (20m MOQ if Plain fabric with no printing)
STSC to send samples of printed fabrics for you to see quality.
Send high resolution TIFF files / Vector Files OR Pantone TCX colours to match - up to 6 different prints/colours per 70m roll (TBC depends on your Pantone choices)
Finalise pricing, moq, specs, delivery, payment details, etc
30-50% Deposit paid to STSC/Mill for printed fabric.
3-5 metre print samples are sent to Client for approval or adjustment. Courier fees are additional.
STSC will charge an additional $50/hour to make further adjustments and order a new Production sample from the Mill.
Once the client is satisfied, remaining payment is finalised along with courier fees and the fabric shipped by STSC.
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SAMPLES OPTIONS. The 2x fabrics below in blue are included in
1. MILL 2. SAMPLE BOOK that can be purchased by itself
2. or within the MAIN SAMPLE BOOK
3. or separate by request.