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3 Common Myths about Starting a T-Shirt Business

Filed in Start a T Shirt Business by on September 18, 2017 0 Comments
3 Common Myths about Starting a T-Shirt Business

There are a lot of strange misconceptions running around out there about starting a t-shirt business, but there are three that we hear the most. Have you fallen into this line of thinking? Let’s find out.   Myth: Learning how to apply transfers takes specialized training and a long time to learn. Truth: We would […]

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Starting a T-Shirt Business: How to Choose a Heat Press

Filed in Start a T Shirt Business by on August 14, 2017
Starting a T-Shirt Business: How to Choose a Heat Press

When you are first starting your own t-shirt business and have decided to use a heat press and custom heat applied transfers to print your shirts, the next step is to decide which is the best heat press to get for your business. There are a lot of heat presses out on the market. Like […]

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New to Heat Printing? Where to Begin

Filed in Heat Press Information and Tips by on March 6, 2017
New to Heat Printing? Where to Begin

You’re new to heat printing and don’t know where to begin. You know you want to do it, but don’t know where to start. Maybe you’re afraid to start. Don’t worry, you’re not alone. Before you even start to heat print, you’re going to need the equipment. Lucky for you, all you need is a […]

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Printing Your Own Line of T-Shirts

Filed in Start a T Shirt Business by on December 12, 2016
Printing Your Own Line of T-Shirts

As an apparel decorator, there are many opportunities to grow your t-shirt business. Many businesses are printing custom apparel, but have you ever thought of printing your own line of stock t-shirts? Printing your own line of t-shirts is an excellent way to supplement your custom apparel sales. You can make it as simple or […]

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Don’t Be Scared to Heat Print

Don’t Be Scared to Heat Print

I was recently at a trade show, teaching attendees how to use a heat press and screen printed transfers to print custom t-shirts. Everyone loved the concept but were too afraid to actually try to press a sample shirt. I also talked to a few people who recently bought a heat press and wanted to […]

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Setting up Your T-Shirt Business Work Space

Setting up Your T-Shirt Business Work Space

You have your heat press and are ready to get started by setting up your work space. This can be done in a limited amount of space, only about 6 feet is needed. A heavy duty table that will hold your press and give you an area on one side for your apparel and transfers, […]

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Being the Most Productive You Can Be in Your T-Shirt Business

Being the Most Productive You Can Be in Your T-Shirt Business

Having your own custom apparel business can be overwhelming when you are busy, especially if you are working alone. One large unexpected order is very nice to get, but can throw off your whole workflow. Having an efficient and effective workflow and workspace is key. This will make sure that you are being productive and […]

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