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How to Make Custom Hats

How to Make Custom Hats

Posted: May 11, 2021 |

In the world of garment customization, wholesale t-shirts tend to get all the love. They certainly are not the only blank canvases just waiting for customization, though! Whether you are thinking about starting a business, looking for a new way to express your creative side or trying to make a one-of-a-kind gift for a friend or loved one, making custom hats is a great option.  Source: AlexandrBognat/Shutterstock.com Hats are always in style, and even people who do not wear them every single... [ read more ]

Wet vs. Dry Tie Dye: Which One Is Better?

Wet vs. Dry Tie Dye: Which One Is Better?

Posted: May 1, 2021 |

If you are one of the many people who the tie dye bug has recently bitten, you have undoubtedly seen several different methods and techniques for dyeing various garments and household textiles. One of the big questions, though, is whether you should dye wet shirts or dry. It seems like just about everyone has a strong preference for one or the other, but figuring out which method truly reigns supreme can be tricky.  Source: Nancy Bauer/Shutterstock.com Whether you are making tie dye shirts ... [ read more ]

Your Guide to the Best – and Worst – Fabrics for Tie Dye

Your Guide to the Best – and Worst – Fabrics for Tie Dye

Posted: April 14, 2021 |

Tie dyeing shirts is a fun summertime project that never goes out of style. With countless color combos to choose from, you could make hundreds of shirts and not have any that look exactly alike. And that is only part of the fun! Whether you are making shirts for yourself or designing them to sell or give as gifts, making tie-dyed shirts is a fun and carefree way to express your creativity and brighten up your – or someone else’s – wardrobe.  Before you stock up on wholesale t-shir... [ read more ]

Sublimation vs. Screen Printing: Understanding the Differences

Sublimation vs. Screen Printing: Understanding the Differences

Posted: April 6, 2021 |

In the world of garment customization, there are lots of techniques to choose from. Two of the most popular, however, are sublimation and screen printing. Both options yield visually appealing results and offer numerous other benefits depending on your application. If you are trying to decide between sublimation and screen printing, keep reading to learn more about the processes and gain an understanding of their differences.                         Sublimation and Scree... [ read more ]

3 Best Tie Dye Color Combos

Posted: March 31, 2021 |

Whether you are a newbie or a seasoned pro, one of the great things about tie dyeing is that there are no limits in terms of what you can create. From popular tie dye color combos in swirl patterns to unique pairings in one-of-a-kind designs, it is amazing just how many things you can create with bulk wholesale t-shirts, fabric dye, rubber bands, and a bit of creativity.  Making Your Own Tie Dye? Check Out Our Wholesale Blank T-Shirts As boredom ramped up during the early months of COVID ... [ read more ]

How to Make Graphic T-Shirts

How to Make Graphic T-Shirts

Posted: March 29, 2021 |

Whether you are thinking about picking up a new hobby or are trying to start a business, customizing wholesale t-shirts is always a great option. There are a lot of different t-shirt printing methods and techniques, though. And it’s important to note some techniques are better suited to certain materials than others.  Additionally, the best and most cost-effective means of printing varies depending upon the number of shirts you are customizing. You also need to consider how many colors... [ read more ]

How to Measure Hoodie Size Before Ordering for Distribution

How to Measure Hoodie Size Before Ordering for Distribution

Posted: March 15, 2021 |

When ordering hoodies and other garments for distribution, it is crucial to understand how sizing works. Once you have this figured out, it makes it much easier to determine what sizes the recipients will ultimately need. It is also important to familiarize yourself with which sizes are most common. Whether you are planning on selling the shirts or handing them out to members of your staff, organization, etc., being familiar with the most common sizes and size distribution will enable you to ... [ read more ]

How to Use Printable Vinyl for T-Shirts

How to Use Printable Vinyl for T-Shirts

Posted: February 25, 2021 |

There are several ways to customize t-shirts. From screen printing and direct-to-garment printing to embroidery, sublimation printing and even fabric markers, the possibilities are virtually limitless. If you are designing shirts for personal use, to give as gifts or for a small business, though, some of these methods may not be time- or cost-effective. Source: Red Umbrella and Donkey/Shutterstock.com When you are trying to add a specific design, slogan or anything else to a t-shirt, using... [ read more ]

How to Do Sublimation – The Ultimate Guide

How to Do Sublimation – The Ultimate Guide

Posted: February 10, 2021 |

When it comes to garment customization, there are a lot of different methods and techniques. From iron-on transfers to screen printing, the job of adding images or text to fabric is done in several ways. One method becoming increasingly popular, however, is sublimation. Whether you are customizing blank hoodies to resell or making gifts for friends and loved ones, sublimation is a quick way to add designs to many different types of fabric. And, thanks to recent technological advancements,... [ read more ]

The Softest T-Shirt Material: Creating the Best Products for Your Customers

The Softest T-Shirt Material: Creating the Best Products for Your Customers

Posted: February 4, 2021 |

For most people, comfort is a very important thing. It makes life more enjoyable, and it is something most of us look for in where we live, in our diets and daily activities, and, of course, in the clothes we wear. As someone who runs a clothing business, you should know better than anyone that people are more likely to purchase non-restrictive garments that feel great against their skin.  Source: Roman Samborskyi/Shutterstock.com When it comes to t-shirt fabric, the softer the better. Fabr... [ read more ]