Screen Printing: verb [with object] (often as adjective screen-printed) Force ink or metal on to (a surface) through a prepared screen of fine material so as to create a picture or pattern. (according to www.oxforddictionaries.com)
So you’ve read all about the 6 Hot Apparel Trends for 2013 and are ready to promote your company in a popular way that will reach the eyes of many new, potential customers, right? Good. So where do you begin?
As you pick up the phone to call your favorite screen printer (eh-hem…317.613.4413), be sure to know the answers to these simple questions:
- How many units am I ordering?
- What style of shirt do I need?
- How many locations will me artwork be printed? (front, back, side, sleeve)
- How many colors will each location include?
- Will my garments be light or dark in color?
- How soon do I need my items completed?
Finding good, quality apparel to decorate (especially if your company logo is going on it) is very important. Apparel stores like this and that will give you a great selection for all shapes, sizes, styles and tastes.
In addition to your traditional wears, we’ve seen some new, inventive screen printing methods lately. Be BOLD. Do something different to STAND OUT.
Like this scarf:
these pillow cases:
this neck tie:
and this apron:
…all (and more) on the Distinct Images Pinterest page.
So whether it’s shirts or bags, hooded sweatshirts or scarves…screen printed apparel is fun. It stands out. It makes a statement. And people KEEP it.