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Old September 16th, 2008, 09:12 AM   #1 (permalink)
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On The Top And Bottom Where The Embroidered Letters Are The Shirt Material Is Gathering A Little. It Is Gathered A Little Across The Whole Top Where The
Letters Stop. The Letters Are Embroidered Vertically And The Gathering Is Running Horizonal.could Someone Please Tell Me How I Can Fix This Problem. I Am Using Tear Away Backing Material.
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Old September 16th, 2008, 11:52 AM   #2 (permalink)
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what type of material is the shirt made of? it sounds like u r using the wrong type of backing
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Try a medium/heavy cutaway backing. If you're seeing gathering before the item is washed it will be worse after it is washed.

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