Custom T Shirts
Custom t shirts are the perfect way for your corporation, organization, team, or group of family members or friends to celebrate who you are, generate awareness, and give others a way to express their support. Design your custom t shirts to your own unique taste and needs with the help of our experienced designers. Ordering custom t shirts is easy with STL Shirt Co. Get started on your order right now.
STL Shirt Co. is the leading screen printing shop in the Greater St. Louis area, and has been for nearly half a century. For any of your apparel needs, we make the ordering process simple, deliver quality print work, and assist you through the design and sales processes. Contact us now by calling 636-926-2777 or texting 636-299-0162 to learn more about our custom t shirt services or to begin your order today.
Who Can Use Custom T Shirts?
For businesses large and small, the custom t shirt is a not-so-secret weapon, and the applications are plenty. Custom t shirts with branded content are great for employee uniforms, employee gifts and swag, giveaways, retail merchandise, and marketing through many avenues. Masterful marketers use custom t shirts to foster company pride and culture or develop an in-group of which consumers in the community want to be a part. Later on, we will discuss how you can create custom t shirts that work for your business.
Like for-profit businesses, nonprofits can benefit from the use of custom t shirts in many of the same ways. Custom t shirts are a great way to create pride among your constituents, workers, and volunteers. Through wearable merchandise like custom t shirts, you grow awareness of your organization.
Also, custom t shirts are an excellent way to raise money. We love offering fundraising opportunities at STL Shirt Co. We make it easy for you to sell and distribute your custom t shirts and receive 100% of the proceeds you raise from sales. It’s simple. Let us help you set up a fun, user friendly online store for your custom t shirt fundraiser today.
Event Organizers and Special Occassion Hosts
Any special event can be enhanced with the use of custom t shirts, which serve multiple purposes in an event setting. If your event is a group vacation or trip, custom t shirts make it easy for you to keep track of the group and for everyone to spot each other. If you are in charge of an upcoming school field trip or family theme park day, make the event less stressful and more fun by ordering custom t shirts in advance. If your event relies on volunteers or staff, special shirts indicate who the volunteers are during the event and serve as a thank-you gesture afterwards. Further, if you are a business sponsoring an event, having shirts for the event is an opportunity to market your company and your involvement in the event.
Whatever your special occasion, having custom t shirts makes the day even more special and commemorates the moment for years to come. Custom shirts are the perfect way to show your enthusiasm and support for life events like marriage and birth. Are you the maid-of-honor? Your bride will blush when she sees all her bachelorette party guests wearing shirts that are all about her.
We think it’s safe to say that pretty much everyone owns at least one sports team-related shirt. We don’t know the actual statistic on this, but we all know that sports teams have mastered the use of custom t shirts. From professional sports franchises to amateur organizations, from top-division school teams to youth leagues, they all have shirts. For smaller-scale groups such as adult community kickball and kids’ t-ball, you can order custom t shirts with your special team name and logo to be worn by your players as uniforms. Higher performance teams may not use cotton tees for their game uniforms, but team members wear custom t shirts in practice and in public to support their team and project a sense of team spirit, and fans love to wear their pride on their sleeve – or their breast – both at games and elsewhere.
In school, there is always a group or event that calls for some kind of custom t shirt. Most schools have multiple sports teams and, as we just discussed above, each team needs shirts for their athletes and their fans. Other extracurricular student activities, such as band, choir, honors organizations, and academic clubs, can use shirts of their own for the same purposes: to create group pride and show support. When these students need to raise money for special trips or new equipment, custom t shirts are a great way to fundraise.
Political Campaigns and Organizations
Merchandise is a big part of any political campaign. We can all recall seeing yard signs, buttons, and bumper stickers that allow citizens to endorse their choice candidates. T shirts are in a league of their own when it comes to campaign merchandise. From funny to personal to patriotic, custom t shirts are a huge part of political campaigning from the local level to the presidential race. Whether you are running a candidate’s campaign or are just a die-hard fan, be among some of the most iconic t shirt designers by creating your own custom t shirts for a political campaign.
Custom t shirts are not just for large organizations. The individual can use custom t shirts for reasons outside of their work or extracurricular activities. That’s right; you, a regular Joe, can use custom t shirts any time! Get creative. You can order custom t shirts as gifts to give your friends or family, design special custom shirts to wear yourself that reflect your unique personality and interests, or even turn it into a side hustle. If you have a spark of creativity and notice a demand that isn’t being met in the garment industry today, start creating your own custom t shirts to share or sell for a little extra cash.
Why Should I Get Custom T Shirts
With custom t shirts, the possibilities are endless. Do we sound a bit passionate about the subject? Yes, because we are! Custom t shirts are a beautiful solution for many different customers with many different objectives. Each order starts as a blank slate, with the potential to become whatever you want it to become.
Whoever you are and whatever the reason you are looking for custom t shirts, customized wearables like t shirts come with many benefits, including:
- Fun to create. Part of the unique joy of custom t shirts is the process of creating them. It can be great fun to brainstorm catchy or humorous phrases, pick out the shirts you’ll print on, and come up with a unique design. Enlist the assistance of our professional in-house designers to help you make the best custom shirts for your needs. The task of designing custom t shirts is also an opportunity to get more involved and for different people within your organization to get to know each other better.
- Fundraising opportunities. For nonprofit organizations, schools, student groups, sports teams, and corporations doing charity work, custom t shirts are a great way to fundraise. Our custom online stores makes it easy for you to create and sell your shirts.
- Marketing opportunities. As a marketing strategy, custom t shirts are an attractive option. Wearable merchandise develops your brand. As more people wear your branded shirts, you can turn your name into a lifestyle brand. Branded merchandise like custom t shirts serve as free, long-term, walking billboards. Increase brand awareness by having people wear your gear out in public, and get repeat exposure when people wear your shirt more than once. When you are involved in an event or charitable cause, creating custom t shirts makes an association between the cause and your business.
- Pride and commaradarie. Foster a sense of community and pride among your empolyees, volunteers, members, customers, or fans with custom t shirts. They make a person feel like they are a part of something bigger and often open conversations between people who otherwise may not have become friends. Lift morale and raise support for your business or cause
- Profitable and flexible. T shirts are easy to sell and have a good profit margin, making them great for fundraising and retail purposes alike. It is easy to add custom shirts to your store or create a one-time store for your special event. They can be sold online, on-site at events, via social media, and in storefront settings. There is also something for every budget. Stick with something simple and affordable, or go all out with top-shelf shirts, detailed designs, and specialty inks.
Tips for Creating Your Custom T Shirts
Creating your own custom t shirts for your business, event, friend group, or another purpose is an exciting opportunity. Have fun with it and be creative. If creating strong visuals isn’t exactly in your wheelhouse, not to worry. STL Shirt Co. can provide you with examples, ideas, and professional design help.
- Make a design that stands out and is visually attractive
- Use easy-to-read fonts
- Make sure the design and text is large enough to be easily visible
- Consider the style and color of the shirt you will be printing on
- Consider utilitize a variety of different styles or colors of shirts and designs to provide multiple options
- Make sure there is brand consistency between your custom shirts and the rest of your brand
- Consider your audience
- Make the design eye-catching and fun, not just informative
- Look for inspiration, and borrow from other designs that accomplish what you want to accomplish
Order Your Custom T Shirts Now | STL Shirt Co.
Whoever you are and whatever your goals, custom t shirts are the perfect solution. STL Shirt Co.’s team of skilled craftsmen will produce quality, lasting prints on the shirts of your choice, and our gifted designers will help you create the perfect design for your custom t shirt. We are proud to be an active part of the Greater St. Louis community and love helping our neighbors create the shirts of their dreams. To begin your custom t shirt order or to learn more about our services, request a quote online, give us a call at 636-926-2777, or select the area nearest you from the list below.