Digitally-reproduced textile graphics on richly-textured fabric appliques (patches) in personalized, laser-cut shapes.

TackleKnit® enables you to reproduce infinite colors, have heavy gradients, or emulate photo-level reproduction. With low order quantities, quick turnaround times, and a variety of fabric options, TackleKnit is a versatile solution for fill-in orders and is perfect for sticking to athletic apparel for short-term competition recognition or long-term sport/team branding. NOW AVAILABLE as EcoTwill, a 100% recycled polyester option for Earth-friendly projects.

New Earth-friendly TackleKnit® fabric option, EcoTwill, made of 100% recycled polyester

TackleKnit Specifications


  • Unlimited colors – Pantone matched


TackleKnit® Material

  • Base (Matte)
  • Satin (Shiny)
  • Chevron
  • EcoTwill – 100% recycled polyester option for Earth-friendly projects



  • Heat Transfer – applied with a heat press
  • Patch – sew-on
  • PSA (Sticker) – peel and stick
  • Velcro – hook or loop side


Additional Options

  • Two (2) Layer – mixed media of 2 different TackleKnit fabrics
  • Freestanding
  • Stretch


Order Minimums

  • Order quantity: 125+
  • For designs greater than 20 square inches, minimums may be less


Size Specifications Min/Max

  • Minimum image size: 1/2″ x 1/2″ (12.7 mm x 12.7 mm)
  • Maximum image size: 23″ x 17″ (584 mm x 432 mm)
  • Minimum line weight: 1.5 mm
  • Minimum between freestanding elements: 0.75 mm

Production Time

  • Two (2) days art time
  • Order ships two (2) weeks after art approval, or sooner
  • Fill-in orders ship one (1) week after re-order



Adheres to the following fabrics:

  • Canvas
  • Cotton
  • Denim
  • Dri-Fit
  • Fleece
  • Mesh
  • Polyester
  • Rayon
  • Spandex
  • Textured Knits

Custom fabric testing available


Testing Information

  • 50 home wash cycles with tumble dry at 40° C (104°F)
  • Oeko-Tex Standard 100 Certified
  • A01 and RSL compliant
  • Abrasion resistance per ASTM D3885: 25,000+ cycles
  • 25 dry clean cycles


Shelf Life

  • Three (3) years in a controlled environment

TackleKnit Resources

Specifications Sheet for TackleKnit

From the details of the transfer construction to minimum order quantities and fabric/backing options, this sheet provides you with the product information you need to make the most informed decisions.

Compliance Certificate for TackleKnit

Health and ecological standards are very important to FiberLok. Whenever possible, we try to source materials and exercise practices that warrant certifications to reflect that.

Application Instructions for TackleKnit

Incorrectly applying transfers to products is the No. 1 cause for failure or dissatisfaction among customers. It’s vital that instructions like these are followed for the greatest success in appearance as well as adhesion.

TackleKnit® Product Video

Explore TackleKnit, our dye-sublimated textile graphic solution by FiberLok, in this brief video overview of the product’s features, benefits, and common uses.

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