The t-shirt is perhaps the most popular garment in North America. It’s functional, easy to manufacture, and provides a multitude of uses. It should be no surprise, then, that our tastes for t-shirts have expanded beyond the basic white undershirt. Once a piece of clothing that was strictly utilitarian, t-shirts have evolved significantly over the past few decades. Numerous high-end fashion designers have even adopted t-shirts into their mainline collections, seeing the casual garment as a venue for self-expression and the chance to play with different textiles, patterns, and designs. The material of a t-shirt is perhaps the most important characteristic of the garment. What good is a basic t-shirt if it isn’t comfortable to wear? Here are some of the most popular fabrics that t-shirts are constructed from. Continue reading
Here’s the true story about how one small business brought in six figures of revenue as a direct result of ordering some company branded custom screen printed t-shirts from R&P Prints.
The owner of a local startup company in Toronto decided to order 2 dozen custom branded t-shirts to promote his business. Some of them were passed out to friends, and for the remaining t-shirts he turned to Facebook and created a post offering them for free to anyone who would wear them. They were all gone within hours. Continue reading