Screen Print 101: Choosing The Right Ink

Ink can make or break a screen printing project. From plastisol to water-based, various inks perform differently over time under the pressures of heat and multiple washes. To complicate things further, various fabrics require specific inks to be used to ensure longevity or a particular design effect. Knowing which one to choose for your screenContinue reading “Screen Print 101: Choosing The Right Ink”

T-Shirts 101 – Basics of Buying Tees

Around the globe, the humble t-shirt has evolved into the cornerstone of most people’s wardrobes. As a result, printing on t-shirts and selling them online has become a popular choice for many entrepreneurs. How you choose what kind of t-shirt will suit your project remains a crucial first step to ensuring your clients receive aContinue reading “T-Shirts 101 – Basics of Buying Tees”

The Clothing Shop Online Screen Print Guide

Ready to get your screen printing business started? Clothing Shop Online has compiled the best tips and tricks in our screen printing guide. From gathering the right supplies to the best techniques for ink application, we’ve got all the information you need to get started with screen printing. Check out our easy to follow guidelines,Continue reading “The Clothing Shop Online Screen Print Guide”

How to Start a T-Shirt Business – A Step-by-Step Guide

Starting a new apparel business can be exciting, but you need to consider several things before investing your time and money. While new business ventures can have high turnover rates, setting the groundwork to ensure the likelihood of successful outcomes can save not only your business but also your sanity. Many entrepreneurs go through severalContinue reading “How to Start a T-Shirt Business – A Step-by-Step Guide”

5 Tips for Screen Printing on Polyester

There’s no one-size-fits-all formula when it comes to choosing the kind of polyester on which you’d like to print. Various blends, from polyester/cotton to polyester/viscose, have different challenges when screen printing. Polyester, first introduced to the American public in 1952, is famous for its wrinkle resistance, durability, hypoallergenic qualities and its ability to wick moisture.Continue reading “5 Tips for Screen Printing on Polyester”

5 Tips for Screen Printing on Cotton

When choosing the best fabric for a screen printing project, it’s nearly impossible to beat 100% cotton. It’s easy to work with and tends to be suitable for most jobs. And, screen printing on cotton is less complex than printing on other options, including fleece, polyester, acrylic and blended fabrics. With cotton, the risk ofContinue reading “5 Tips for Screen Printing on Cotton”

Small Business 101: 6 Tips for a Successful Valentine’s Day Campaign

Although you may still be recovering from the whirlwind of holiday campaigns from last year, it’s time to get back into the swing of things and get ready for Valentine’s Day! This holiday gives you the chance to try out fun and creative ways to engage with your customers and grow awareness of your brand.Continue reading “Small Business 101: 6 Tips for a Successful Valentine’s Day Campaign”

New Years Resolutions for Your Small Business in 2019

The New Year provides the perfect excuse to set a New Years resolution to start or rebrand your small apparel industry business. Whether you are at the first steps of starting your own business or you are looking into the New Year as an opportunity to re-brand, this resolution can feel overwhelming. With so manyContinue reading “New Years Resolutions for Your Small Business in 2019”