A screen printing studio in West Yorkshire making custom t-shirts for retail, promo and band merch. All our t-shirts are hand pulled.
We love to print on premium t-shirts, Bella Canvas and Continental Clothing are our ‘go to’ brands. Printing for fashion brands is often very different to printing band tees or event tees. Fashion brands naturally focus on the overall product, usually paying particular attention to how the garment feels when worn and rightly so. They are not just selling a t-shirt they are selling a fashion item. We have all had those super cheap tees which only look good at the time you buy them and once they have had a go in the washing machine they warp and never look quite right again. This is precisely why we like to
Recently I have been testing out waterbased discharge ink on 100% cotton and poly-cotton blends as more and more customers are looking to create effects or get a certain look by using specialist inks or techniques, the results have turned out well. A little background to discharge printing; unlike standard waterbased or plastisol inks where they require a white underbase when printing on dark fabrics, printing discharge does not need an underbase. Why is discharge printing good? There are a couple of good points. Firstly – you are able to remove a step (the underbase print) from your print job. Secondly – less ink is being added to the fabric, this means
Gin Festival needed event t-shirts for their event team. They asked us to produce black event t-shirts featuring their logo on the front and “events team” on the back in white ink. They were keen to have a high quality and comfortable t-shirt in a unisex and rolled sleeve ladies style. We advised using continental clothing tee’s for their great fit and superior quality. At each event the team setup and dress Gin Festival, this meant that the tees had to be comfortable while doing lots of moving and lifting. Continentals are good and soft, they are also 100% cotton which helps if gets a bit warm 😅 To keep the