60% cotton / 40% polyester: Cotton offers a soft natural feel with breathability. Polyester offers strength and durability while reducing wrinkles and pilling.
Combed cotton is an additional step to regular cotton where impurities and short protruding threads are removed, thus making it stronger and softer.
Ringspun cotton is made by twisting and thinning the cotton into very fine threads thus giving a smoother, tighter knit. This allows the screen printed images to be crisper, cleaner, with less chance of fading. This adds to the strength and softness of the shirt.
32 singles: The higher the thread count, the better the quality and the softer the feel. Regular t-shirts use 18-20 singles.
Pre-Washed is better than Pre-Shrunk in retaining color vibrancy with the absence of chemicals in garments. Many consumers prefer pre-washed materials because they are known to still hold shape well during washing but also continue to maintain fabric integrity.
Side seams creates a better tailor fit than the cheaper tubular t-shirts.
1×1 baby rib collar provides comfort and stretchiness around the neck.
Caring for Your T-shirts
Wash screen-printed garments inside out.
Use a very mild detergent or product like Woolite™.
Always wash in Cool water temperatures below 90° Fahrenheit.
Use the washing machine’s gentle cycle.
Air dry on a thick plastic hanger, or the lowest dryer heat setting.
Don’t dry clean screen-printed items.
Avoid bleach, especially chlorine bleach.
Don’t use fabric softener on screen-printed garments.