Is Direct to garment good quality?
Yes, Direct to garment, or DTG, is a very high quality style of printing. Ideal for complex designs and photo realistic images.
Does a Direct to garment print fade?
If printed well DTG can last up to 100 washes, which means it should last as long as the garment itself.
How much does it cost to get a t-shirt printed?
Price is based on the amount of garments you order, how many prints per garment, size of the image and complexity of the entire order. Price can range from 4,50£ per print up to 18£
Can you iron over DTG?
We advice not to iron over DTG, simply turn the garment inside-out and iron on the inside.
Is direct to garment digital?
Yes, Direct to garment is also known as Digital printing due to the machines used in the printing process.
How do you wash a DTG printed garment?
Always wash your garments at low temperature, 40C or lower, DO NOT hand wash, DO NOT tumble dry and always turn your garment inside out.
How do I create my own t-shirt design?
To design your own t-shirt you will need a software to create your design, like photoshop, and a print shop to print your final product.
What is the cheapest way to print t-shirts?
Decorate only on one side of white garments with a small size logo. Also, order bulk amounts to get a discount, generally anything up to 100 garments or higher to get the best price.
What is the best free program to design t-shirts?
The best and free program to design t-shirts is GIMP, it’s an open source image manipulating software.
Can I make money selling t-shirts online?
The short answer is Yes, selling custom garments is a very profitable business idea. You can usually double your initial investment after selling most of your garments. If you create 1000£ worth of garments, you can easily re-sell them for at least 2000£.
How can I put my logo on a t-shirt?
Create your own logo and simply send it over to us to have it printed on your garment of choice.
How do I size a t-shirt design file?
You don’t have to create your design in the exact size, your printer will scale it to your requirements, just make sure that it’s big enough to don’t be pixelated and blurry. 3000 x 3000 pixels should cover most printing techniques.
What is the standard size for a logo?
A standard size chest print will be 25cm in width, while a left chest print is usually 10cm wide.
Which colour t-shirts sell the most?
This depends on the type of customers you are selling to. Generally speaking, the most sold colour t-shirts are black, then white and grey.
Which size t-shirts sell the most?
This depends on your customer base. In general the most sold t-shirts will be Medium and Large.
What is the best t-shirt printing method?
The best method for printing your t-shirts will strongly depend on the amount you want to order, and your design. DTG is the best for small size orders, while Screen printing is ideal for bulk quantities.
Is ink toxic to the environment?
The short answer is YES, most inks use heavy metals and other materials to create the colour, which eventually end up back in the environment. But not DTG inks.
What is an Eco-friendly t-shirt?
A t-shirt can be called Eco-friendly if it’s not made from any material that damage the environment. Organic cotton combined with DTG make an Eco-friendly t-shirt.
Does organic clothing matter?
The answer is yes, if you care about the planet we live in. Swapping to organic clothing might not solve climate change by itself, but it will help in the fight for a better future.
Is a cotton t-shirt biodegradable?
Yes, it’s 100% biodegradable since it’s made from a natural material. Organic cotton is also sustainable since we will never run out of it.
What is the best Eco-friendly t-shirt?
The best brand will depend on what you like personally and the type of clothes you are looking for. There are many sustainable and Eco-friendly brands, our favourite is “Stanley & Stella”