Patches FAQ'S

Iron-on embroidered patch instructions using an Iron:

• Step 1: Set your hand iron at the hottest temperature setting. DO NOT USE STEAM DURING APPLICATION!

• Step 2: Place your embroidered patch in the desired position and place a pressing cloth (such as a handkerchief, sheet or pillowcase fabric) over top.

• Step 3: Press the iron straight down for 35-45 seconds with as much constant pressure as possible. NO BACK AND FORTH.

• Step 4: Turn the garment inside-out and repeat steps 2 & 3.

• Step 5: Allow the embroidered patch to cool down.



Consider sewing around the edges?

 For a completely secure patch, use a sewing machine or a needle and thread to secure the patch to the fabric. This greatly reduces the chances that the patch will fall off.

  • Choose a thread that matches the patch.
  • Don't attempt to sew around the edge of printable paper patches.

Can you wash your iron-on patches?

Once the patches are applied properly they can be put in the washing machine. Remember to turn your garment inside out. A gentle wash cycle with cold water is recommended. After the first couple of washes, check that the edges of your patch have remained in place.

How do i remove an iron-on patch?

  1. Heat the iron. Set up the ironing board and plug in the iron. ...
  2. Apply heat to the patch. Rub the iron over the patch, pressing down to soften and loosen the glue underneath. ...
  3. Peel up the patch. ...
  4. Treat the remaining glue with lighter fluid. ...
  5. Wash the garment.