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5 Steps to Tie Dye with Food Coloring

5 Steps to Tie Dye with Food Coloring

Posted: August 8, 2022 |

Making tie-dyed shirts and accessories is one of those projects that’s perfect for kids of all ages. Whether you’re looking for a way to pass a summer afternoon with your little ones or you want to breathe new life into some of your old clothes, there is just something magical about creating one-of-a-kind garments featuring vibrant colors and designs.  Source: VLADIMIR VK/Shutterstock.com Shop 1 Dollar T-Shirts for Your Next Tie Dye Project If you want to do some tie-dyeing, don’... [ read more ]

5 Tips for Making Shirts with a Cricut Machine

5 Tips for Making Shirts with a Cricut Machine

Posted: August 1, 2022 |

Making custom shirts at home is a blast. And thanks to Cricut cutting machines, it’s easier than you might think. As long as you have a plain colored or white t-shirt, heat transfer vinyl, a Cricut machine and a few basic crafting supplies, you have everything you need to start creating one-of-a-kind shirts from the comfort of home. Whether you make them for yourself or your family, or you decide to launch your own small custom t-shirt biz, there are several things you can do to make sure ever... [ read more ]

How to Tie Dye with Bleach: The Complete Guide

How to Tie Dye with Bleach: The Complete Guide

Posted: July 22, 2022 |

Tie dye is a quintessential summertime activity. Chances are, you’ve already spent lots of days soaking up the sun, applying vibrant colors to white shirts for tie dye, and coming up with one-of-a-kind fashion items. You might not have experience with one of the hottest trends of 2022, though — reverse tie dye. Whether you’ve grown bored of traditional tie dye or are just looking for a different type of project to try for the kids, doing reverse tie dye is an excellent option. It’... [ read more ]

How to Buy Wholesale Clothing

How to Buy Wholesale Clothing

Posted: July 13, 2022 |

There are several reasons you might want to buy clothing in bulk. Maybe you run a garment customization business and need to stock up on wholesale hoodies. Or perhaps you need wholesale hats for a company event. You may even be searching for wholesale shirts to help keep your growing kids clothed in stylish, high-quality apparel without breaking the bank. Whatever the case may be, you’re probably wondering how to buy wholesale clothing.  Source: New Africa/Shutterstock.com At The Adair ... [ read more ]

How to Use a Heat Press Machine with Blank Clothing Pieces

How to Use a Heat Press Machine with Blank Clothing Pieces

Posted: July 6, 2022 |

Investing in a heat press makes it way easier to customize bulk t-shirts with vinyl. You might think you don’t need one of these machines if you already have an iron, but you should reconsider. A regular iron gets the job done, but using one is more difficult and yields inconsistent results. You need a heat press when you want to decorate tees, hoodies, etc. and have them turn out flawless every time. We promise that once you use one, you’ll wonder how you ever lived without one of these han... [ read more ]

How to Measure Sleeve Length for Short and Long Sleeves

How to Measure Sleeve Length for Short and Long Sleeves

Posted: March 2, 2022 |

Many years ago, knowing how to accurately measure sleeve length was an essential skill. Buying shirts today is as easy as going online, making a few clicks, and waiting a couple of days for your new apparel to show up in your mailbox.  It was not always that easy, though. Long before people could go online to shop for bulk t shirts and other garments, they had to make clothing themselves or order custom shirts from professional tailors. And since apparel wasn’t nearly as affordable or ... [ read more ]

Make Your Own Homeschool T-Shirts: 5 Ideas, Designs, and Tips

Make Your Own Homeschool T-Shirts: 5 Ideas, Designs, and Tips

Posted: February 11, 2022 |

Whether you are planning a field trip celebrating a major accomplishment or just want to help your child show off some school spirit, making homeschool t-shirts is a fun, easy, and affordable solution. After all, why should the kids who attend schools in your community get to have all the fun when it comes to school apparel? Source: Elizaveta Galitckaia/Shutterstock.com As a homeschooling parent, you undoubtedly are always on the lookout for ways to make your child’s educational experien... [ read more ]

Is T-Shirt Printing Profitable? What You Need to Know About T-Shirt Printing in 2022

Is T-Shirt Printing Profitable? What You Need to Know About T-Shirt Printing in 2022

Posted: February 8, 2022 |

If you have been thinking about starting a business, the thought of launching your own t-shirt company has probably, at the very least, crossed your mind. And there are plenty of good reasons for that. T-shirts are absolutely everywhere. Everyone has at least a few of them tucked in a drawer or hanging in a closet and wears them regularly. Whether it’s to work, to the gym, or even just to bed, just about everyone wears these humble garments somewhere. And since they are so common, the demand i... [ read more ]

Style Notes: How to Wear a Blank Hoodie

Style Notes: How to Wear a Blank Hoodie

Posted: January 26, 2022 |

Much like your favorite bulk t-shirts, a blank hoodie is something that never goes out of style. Hooded sweatshirts can be dressed up or dressed down, and they are the perfect option when you are looking for an outer layer on a day when it’s too warm for a jacket but too cool to go out in just a tee. Endlessly versatile, blank hooded sweatshirts come in a wide variety of colors, styles and weights, and they are must-have components of athleisure and streetwear. However, the right hoodie wi... [ read more ]

5 Ways to Make Custom Hoodies

5 Ways to Make Custom Hoodies

Posted: January 13, 2022 |

Blank hoodies are a staple in any wardrobe. Sometimes, though, you might want something a bit less plain. Whether you purchased wholesale hoodies planning to customize them with your brand’s logo, you’re looking to breathe new life into the old sweatshirts hanging in your closet or you are trying to come up with a one-of-a-kind gift, making custom hoodies could be a perfect option.  You don’t need to be a crafting guru to do it! There are ways of customizing blank apparel, so there is ... [ read more ]