Frequently Asked Questions About HTV

What are the things I need to get started?
First, you need to have a Heat Press to transfer your design to fabric. Next is a cutter to cut your design on the HTV automatically - you can also use x-acto for manual cutting.
Lastly, you need your colorful Heat Transfer Vinyl from Firefly Craft!

Why doesn't the flocked  HTV feel fuzzy when I take it out of the package?
The fuzz is HIDING! It's possible a little shy. 😉
You can remove the plastic carrier and touch the HTV to feel the fuzz - if none, please contact our Customer Service team for assistance.

Is this printable?
This is a Heat Transfer Vinyl and is "NOT" printable.

Is transfer tape needed to be able to transfer the HTV?
No transfer tape is needed. Just cut it, weed, iron-on and remove the clear overlap.
You can also check our video tutorial by going to this link.

What settings should I use on my HTV?
The heat settings and time frame always depend on the type of HTV and fabric/items you are using.
Kindly check on the side of the Firefly Craft HTV box for specific settings that you may use on the vinyl that you are going to use.

Is this HTV compatible to any type of craft cutters?
Yes, it is compatible to any craft cutters available.

How do you know if HTV is properly adhered to the fabric?
There are several ways to check if you were able to adhere the HTV on the fabric. Please see it here.

What are the common problems or mistakes we may have with HTV?
We have a list of 5 HTV Mistakes that we may encounter when crafting.
Check it here.