WORLD LEADING WATER-BASED SCREEN-PRINTING INKS
We experiment with creativity and scientific know-how to create water-based inks that revolutionise the screen-printing garment industry. Discover the MagnaPrint® range.FIND OUT MORE
INNOVATION IN TEXTILE
COLOUR & FINISHING
Our dyes, auxiliaries, and functional finishes push the boundaries of innovation, enhancing textiles across a wide variety of applications.FIND OUT MORE
Find out more about the ITO Range.
MAKE A SPLASH WITH MAGNATRANS® WATER-BASED HEAT TRANSFERS
The water-based MagnaTrans® Range offers a high stretch, high performance heat transfers system for even the most demanding of fabrics.FIND OUT MORE
Make the Switch
Make the switch to
Our Make the Switch programme is a step by step process designed to hold your hand through the transition to MagnaColours® water-based inks.FIND OUT MORE
Learn with MagnaAcademy
TRAINING COURSES THAT SET THE INDUSTRY STANDARD
MagnaAcademy addresses the reservations screen-printers may have over ‘impossible’ screen-printing techniques with water-based ink… For us, impossible is an invitation to play.FIND OUT MORE
What we do
We’ve gone further than anyone else to make screen-printing greener and more sustainable.
For over 40 years, we’ve pushed the boundaries of water-based printing inks to create innovative alternatives to plastisol. Our superior eco-friendly formulations guarantee fantastic print-performance, productivity, flexibility and a super soft handle every time.
Our full range of water-based inks.
The development hub at the heart of MagnaColours®.
Some of the textile industry’s brightest technicians work at our pioneering facility in Barnsley, South Yorkshire. Our experts collaborate with leading brands to push the boundaries of water-based inks and create innovative, made-for-purpose screen inks.GO TO PAGE
MagnaMix is a free, downloadable colour-matching tool that enables you to get the very best out of MagnaPrint inks. This revolutionary software is quick and easy to use, and allows you to colour match in any of the MagnaPrint Bases with the MagnaPrint ECO Pigments. Streamline your processes by searching existing recipes, adding your own and creating costings for simple price comparisons.GO TO PAGE
Training courses for screen-printers.
You will develop the skills and knowledge to stimulate and empower your work, and the confidence to take your creativity to new heights. Our training is broken down into discrete modules, to help you develop the skills and knowledge you need to stay at the forefront of our industry.GO TO PAGE
Learn how the MagnaColours team used multiple special effects inks from the MagnaPrint range to create a special edition screen print celebrating 2023’s Pantone Colour of the Year - Viva Magenta.READ MORE
In this blog post, we’ve highlighted five of the ranges that can bring colour changing properties to garments and textiles, alongside some key usage guidelines to help you achieve the best results.READ MORE
In this blog post we’ve put together a handy colour fastness guide designed to support you in getting the best performance from your MagnaPrint® inks and offer some on-press considerations for achieving long-lasting prints that will satisfy your customers.READ MORE
Since 1990 Timorous Beasties have been designing and creating unique furnishings that have taken the design world by storm. A MagnaColours customer for many years, we spoke to them about their love of hand pulled prints, the importance of fabric choices and their unique design process.READ MORE
MagnaColours® spoke to Textile Designer Arantza Vilas from Pinaki Studios about the fascinating projects they’ve undertaken using MagnaPrint® inks and how their pieces have been worn by stars of television and the big screen.READ MORE
B-Unlimited began using MagnaPrint® inks in 2017 and haven’t looked back since. With MagnaColours® now the company’s sole supplier of water-based inks, we spoke to them about the benefits of the Magna range, and the support they received throughout making the switch.READ MORE