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Screenprinting, Starting T-Shirt Business -

Soooo frustrating. If you have a big sports team, you know how hard it can be to get everyone's sizes when it comes to uniform time. Here's a great wee trick that some of our customers use... Google Forms! All you probably need is the name of your team member and their size. Or maybe you need more details, like their address for delivery, jacket or no jacket, men's or women's fit?  Google Forms makes this easy, check this out... It's super easy to create a form with the details that you need, and then share that form to your team through...

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Starting T-Shirt Business -

Starting a t-shirt business is pretty cool. You can get creative with designs, photo shoots, packaging and marketing. You can learn about social media marketing with Facebook, Instagram and email marketing. Your friends and family will hopefully wear your designs, and most importantly, you'll make some money from your t-shirt business. But starting a t-shirt business isn't easy. So we've created this list of tips and ideas to help you put together a t-shirt business/brand of your own. Here are our 11 tips for starting a t-shirt business...   1. Come up with a remarkable, marketable idea You've decided you're going...

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Screenprinting, Starting T-Shirt Business -

Every day I have customers asking about screenprinting, it's a tricky process! When Dori Apparel started trading in 2005, I was printing on t-shirts with computer cut heat pressed vinyl transfers. This was a really easy process, but it was slow going, especially for big orders. Because heat pressed vinyl transfers were slow, I looked into screenprinting, hunted around, bought some screenprinting gear and gave it a go. Wow, what a mission. I have huge respect for those good screenprinters out there, it's hard work to do a nice job! A skill that I'm sure takes years and years to perfect. Starting...

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Marketing, Starting T-Shirt Business -

A great way to grow some online awareness of your brand is with Instagram. This is a platform that you grow to love, but if you don't love it you probably won't succeed. Here are a few tips to help you rule Instagram... 1. Post Beautiful Instagram Photos This is one of the most important parts of Instagram, this can't be stressed enough. Like all social media platforms, you need to post great quality content, it's essential. Your pictures shouldn't just be about your brand, or your merch, your photos can be anything that your potential followers might be interested in....

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