Sublimate compact mirrors

Try This: Customize Compact Mirrors with Sublimation

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Learn how to customize colorful compact mirrors with sublimation in two easy steps.

Materials Needed

  • Compact mirror with blank sublimatable metal insert

Step One: Design

Download a premade template or create your own design to fit the metal insert. Print the image on transfer paper in reverse.

Step Two: Pressing

Check for the protective plastic film before pressing. Position the product face down in the heat press and press at these recommended settings:

Pressing: Temperature: 380 F; Time: 30 seconds; Pressure: Medium

Please note that the above settings are only recommendations and initial testing with your own equipment is encourage when using new sublimation blanks.