Pantone TCX Shades Books
Pantone TCX is a subcategory of the Pantone Fashion, Home & Interiors. The Pantone TCX name signifies the 100% Cotton Fabric Colors of all the Pantone colors in the FHIC category of Pantone. This subcateogry does not have any colors on paper.
How many books are there in Pantone TCX?
There are 4 Books on Pantone TCX which contain the same number of colors however they differ based on their size of the Pantone TCX Swatches present in the books. Each , Pantone TCX Book has similar colors neatly placed in the books. In few books the Pantone TCX Colors can be removed and in a few books they are non-removable. Pantone TCX Colors gives a real feel of the Pantone Colors on Fabric and is much easy to compare to the actual fabric which has to be manufactured. These books are used the leather, shoes, home textile, furnishing, textile printing, fashion designing, testing of colors, etc. Advanced exporters prefer these books as compared to the paper products which are more confined to the designers only.
The four different types of Pantone TCX Books & Pantone TCX Color Charts are as follows:
- The Pantone FHIC100, called the Pantone TCX Swatch library, is a bundle of 6 books and has all the Pantone TCX Colors in a size of 2Inch X 2Inch neatly placed and arranged. Large export houses and manufacturers prefer the Pantone Swatch Library because it has a much larger size and easy to communicate with the other workers in the production house. This set of books has Pantone TCX Swatches which are removable and can be replaced back in the swatch packets.
- The Pantone FHIC200, referred to as the Pantone TCX Cotton Passport is the smallest Pantone TCX book and has all the Pantone Colors in the TCX format in a small size of 1cm X 1cm. The colors are attached to the pages of the books and cannot be removed. The Pantone Cotton Passport is used for reference of Pantone TCX colors only since the size is small. This Pantone Fashion, Home & Interiors TCX Passport book is used by graphic designers and chemical testing matching only.
- The Pantone TCX Cotton Planner FHIC300 (Fashion, Home + Interiors) is the fastest selling Pantone TCX book since this Pantone TCX book has all the TCX colors in swatches of 1.6cm X 1.6 cm. From the Pantone Cotton Planner, the TCX chips are non-removable however the colors are on pages which are separatable. This Pantone Book is in the form of a file - jurnal which is easy to carry around and can be presented to the customers. A budget friendly product for all users.
- The Pantone TCX Cotton Chips Set FHIC400 - the best Pantone TCX Book to purchase has a set of 2 books as part and part 2. This book has all the Pantone TCX colors removable with a size of 1inch X 1inch and can be used and replaced back into the book. As compared to the Pantone Swatch Library this book is very cost friendly almost cost 1/3rd of the FHIC100. Each page has several colors in the book and has a metal binders for the easy turning of pages.
What is the best option to buy Pantone TCX Colors?
The last option to purchase Pantone TCX Colors is via the Smart Swatch cards of size 4inch X 8inch. This is the lasrgest size of color possible and cannot be found in any Pantone book. For a one time use or for designers working season wise needing only a few colors per season opt for the Smart Color TCX Swatch Cards since it costs only Rs700/- and has a very large size thus can be cut and used several times.