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How to Print T-Shirts at Home with an Iron – The Ultimate Guide

How to Print T-Shirts at Home with an Iron – The Ultimate Guide

Posted: July 8, 2020 |

If you think that putting your own image on a t-shirt requires enlisting the assistance of a professional clothing customization company, think again! Whether you have a photo, a piece of artwork or any other type of image you’d like to add to a shirt, you can do it yourself using little more than your printer and a regular household iron. Designing your own apparel is fun, and this t-shirt decorating idea is one that is easy enough for absolute beginners to get right on the very first t... [ read more ]

What Is DTG Printing and How Does It Compare to Screen Printing?

What Is DTG Printing and How Does It Compare to Screen Printing?

Posted: June 26, 2020 |

There are a lot of techniques for customizing clothing. From fabric paint and markers to embroidery to screen printing, the options are seemingly endless. Whether you are looking to start your own apparel decorating business or you’re just trying to save some cash by customizing cheap bulk t-shirts yourself rather than paying a pro, figuring out which technique to utilize can be overwhelming. Currently, two of the best and most common methods of creating high-quality customized t-shirts... [ read more ]

How to Copyright My Clothing Designs and Protect My Brand

How to Copyright My Clothing Designs and Protect My Brand

Posted: June 21, 2020 |

You don’t need to be a legal guru to know that protecting intellectual property rights is a big deal. Mega corporations, like Disney, go to great lengths to protect their intellectual property. Though you aren’t earning billions selling customized wholesale t-shirts emblazoned with your own designs, you should still take steps to protect your intellectual property. If you create your own designs rather than purchasing them from someone else, copyrighting your artwork is a crucial step... [ read more ]

How to Start a Screen Printing Business: The Ultimate Guide

How to Start a Screen Printing Business: The Ultimate Guide

Posted: June 16, 2020 |

If you’ve ever dreamed of ditching your regular job in favor of being your own boss, you certainly aren’t alone. In fact, as of 2016, 25 million Americans launched or were already running their own businesses. And around the world, there are more than 582 million entrepreneurs. Joining their ranks takes plenty of hard work and dedication, though. Being a business owner isn’t for everyone, but for those who have the passion and drive to make it work, it can be incredibly rewarding in ... [ read more ]

3 Onesie Decorating Ideas and Inspirations

3 Onesie Decorating Ideas and Inspirations

Posted: June 7, 2020 |

Whether you’re bored at home with a new little one and looking for ways to spruce up their wardrobe, planning a baby shower, wanting to make a one-of-a-kind gift or even working on an idea for launching your own custom babywear business, decorating onesies is a fun and easy option. Wholesale baby onesies are inexpensive, and there are all sorts of ways to customize them–even if you don’t think of yourself as being particularly creative or artistic. To get started, you just need some blank ... [ read more ]

Shirt Order Size Distribution: What Sizes to Order for T-Shirts

Shirt Order Size Distribution: What Sizes to Order for T-Shirts

Posted: June 1, 2020 |

If you’ve been put in charge of placing a bulk t-shirt order for a team, business, organization or fundraiser, you’re probably feeling pretty uncertain about where to start. It’s one thing to place a large order when you have a list of what size everyone needs. It’s another thing entirely, though, when you have to order blindly and hope that you end up with everything you need.  The good news?  There actually are some guidelines to follow. Before you order bulk wholesale t-shirts... [ read more ]

Black T-Shirts vs Plain White T-Shirts: A Complete Style Guide

Black T-Shirts vs Plain White T-Shirts: A Complete Style Guide

Posted: May 19, 2020 |

Though t-shirts come in a never-ending rainbow of colors, two options stand out above the crowd: black and white. White t-shirts may be the timeless, classic and original, but black t-shirts have proven to be a winning wardrobe staple as well. Whether worn on their own or layered under other garments, these ubiquitous pieces of apparel provide endless comfort, style, and versatility. While stocking up on other colors is always a great idea when you want to breathe some new life into your w... [ read more ]

A Man’s Guide to Wearing Plain White T-Shirts

A Man’s Guide to Wearing Plain White T-Shirts

Posted: May 7, 2020 |

When it comes to wardrobe staples, few garments are as ubiquitous as the plain white t-shirt. Derived from the union suits that were worn more than 100 years ago, more modern-looking white tees became a part of American culture around the turn of the 20th century. This change occurred when the Navy began issuing t-shirts to sailors as part of their uniform. By the 1950s, plain, white, short-sleeved shirts were a staple in nearly every man’s wardrobe. Today, guys wear white tees both as ... [ read more ]

4 Stylish Tips on What to Wear with Your Black T-Shirt

4 Stylish Tips on What to Wear with Your Black T-Shirt

Posted: April 27, 2020 |

It’s easy to think a t-shirt is way too basic to make any sort of fashion statement. While nearly everyone has several tees in their wardrobe, t-shirts may not be the first garment they reach for when trying to put together a stylish outfit for work or a night on the town. Sure, you probably wear your favorite tees when hanging out at home or picking up groceries, but they might not be your favorite option when you’re trying to show off your personal style. The humble t-shirt is truly... [ read more ]

Buying Guide: What Makes a Good Quality T-Shirt? 

Buying Guide: What Makes a Good Quality T-Shirt? 

Posted: April 20, 2020 |

The humble t-shirt can be found in just about every person’s wardrobe. It’s the ultimate clothing staple, and when it comes to versatility, nothing else can compare. A t-shirt can be worn on its own or as a base layer. It can be dressed up or dressed down, and the list goes on and on. Though tees are simple garments, they are not all created equally. They come in a vast assortment of sizes, colors, and styles, and they can also be made from many different materials. Keep in mind, too,... [ read more ]