DCS Warm Clothing Drive 2014

The countdown to Fall is beginning. As Fall fades into Winter, temperatures will drop and people in our city without a place to go will be the first to feel it.

In an effort to lend a hand to our less-fortunate neighbors, DCS is teaming up with Heroes for the Homeless for a sixth year of collecting warm clothing items. Heroes Seattle will then send their team to key locations to deliver helpful winter gear.

Family, friends, clients, and people we haven’t met yet: clean out your closets, because we need your donations.

Here’s What We Need:

-Winter Hats
-Winter/Rain/Snow Jackets
-NEW Wool Socks
-Men’s, Women’s, AND Children’s Items

Where to Bring It:

The DCS Sticker HQ
503 S. Michigan St. in Seattle

We’ll be accepting donations all September long. To learn more about Heroes for the Homeless and their outreach programs visit HeroesForTheHomeless.com

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Dirt Hugger

DCS just welcomed an extremely unique member to our sticker family. A small order of well-designed Vinyl Die-cuts was enough for us to stand up and take notice to their unique efforts.

Dirt Hugger is a regional composting company that supports a sustainable, local economy by collecting, processing, and utilizing valuable organic nutrients locally.”

If that doesn’t clarify the awesome mission of Dirt Hugger, watch this video below for the full story.

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Durable Product Labels | Core Surf

Core Surf has been a DCS customer for several years and in that time they’ve been able to explore the depth of applications for stickers.

A perfect example: these Digital Die-cut Sticker with Matte Laminate created for the sole purpose of product labels. Heavy-duty, stickable, no glare, and ready to write on with a Sharpie (or similar marker).

Do you need tougher labels? Request A Quote.

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How To Outline Your Type

See that message above?

The Font in your design has gone missing. In order to make your stickers, we’re going to need to get it back.

A lengthy hunt of the Font file isn’t completely out of the question, but if you really want tackle the issue at it’s source just convert your Font to outlines.

Here’s how to in Adobe Illustrator:

1. Select all live type.
2. Click Type Menu > Create Outlines
3. Save your file.

This turns the letterforms into shapes, preserving the type on any platfrom and also avoiding a common misstep in the process of ordering your stickers.

Thanks for sitting in on another bit of Sticker Education. Read more of our Art Requirements and file setup tips, then Request A Quote.

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Go Pole | Sewing It Up

Good news!

DCS now offers sewn edges on Digitally-Printed Banners in orders of quantities over 50. If you want to get your Double Stitching on and take advantage of extra-awesome/mega-durable folded edges, we can help.

Our recent run of Digitally-Printed Banners for Go Pole was a huge success and we’re stoked to get more in the queue, but we’re going to need YOUR help.

Give us a hand by submitting your artwork Requesting A Quote.

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About Die Cut Stickers

Started in the Spring of 2002, DieCutStickers.com, otherwise known as DCS, has slowly grown into the premier vinyl diecut sticker manufacturer. With over 2,500 clients in 10 countries, we have taken great pride in servicing each and every client as if they were family. No job is too big or too small for us and we have expanded our operations over the years to include full-color diecuts, screen-print stickers, banners and now full or partial vehicle/trailer wraps.

(206) 816-3421
(206) 838-5966

503 S. Michigan Street
Seattle, WA 98108

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