Step by Step Guide to personalising your Garments

 

Personalised clothing made easy. Intuitive and easy to use, our online embroidery engine makes personalising your uniform, work and leisurewear fast and simple. follow our step by step guide

Step 1:

 

Choose your Garment

Browse our site using the drop-down menu at the top of the page, or use the search function at the top right of the page.

 

Step 2:

Adding your personalisation

Once you have selected your garment and colour, add personalisation by clicking the ‘Customise’ button on the bottom right of the page to bring up the personalisation engine.

 

Step 3:

Choose the position

Depending on the garment there are several areas you could add your logo or text, like the chest, sleeves or back. Just click on the area you want to edit.

 

Step 4:

Choose your logo or text

Select embroidery. Upload your design. (Once you have uploaded a logo once and has been set up, it will be availble to you in the embroidery engine for future use). You can also add text! For print inquiries contact our customer care team to discuss by phone 01454 878 268 or email customercare@alexdirect.co.uk . 

 

Step 5:

Uploading a logo & Adding text

For best results, upload a high resolution JPEG or PNG file. When you select Upload, you will be promoted to upload design from your computer. You will then be asked how you would like the image to be presented, For example, with or without a background. This will resize automatically to fit the space. Once uploaded you can position your logo wherever you want it, and if you want to add additional personalisation in a single location, click on the menu on the right-hand side.

Just like in MS Word, choose the font and size and colour of your text. Type what you want to be on your garment into the text box and it will appear in location on the garment, just like the logo design. Please note that the length of the text is limited to the size of the area on the garment.

 

Step 6:

Proofing

To view the garment with the personalisation in position, click the magnifying icon at the top right of the page. To continue editing, click on the logo or choose a new location from the menu. Once you are happy with your design, click the ‘All Done’ button in the bottom left. 

After clicking confirm please click order now to add the design to your basket.
Please note after clicking confirm this design cannot be edited.
To add alternative garments colours or logos, please repeat the customisation process.

Step 7:

Adding to Basket

On the product page you will see what your designs will look like on the garment you chose, in your preferred colour. Choose the size(s) and quantities you click ‘add to cart.’ You will be directed to a pop-up where you can confirm the selection or update quantities with the detail of the personalisation. Choose whether to continue shopping or go to the checkout.