Posts Categorized: Behind The Scenes

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Super snaps from Tent London

Posted September 28, 2015 by Alex Econs & filed under Behind The Scenes.

We had such a great time live screen printing at Tent London in collaboration with People of Print last week. One thousand tote bags were carefully printed with the five winning designs created by Adrian Zorzano, Matt Lewis, Jess Gray, Kate Farley and Thom Lambert, then given away across the four days. Take a look at…Read More

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Redesigning ICON Printing’s Branding

Posted October 9, 2014 by Tom Hughes & filed under Behind The Scenes,Interviews.

You may have noticed that things look a little different round here. That’s because we’ve spent the last couple of months working with branding agency Awake on a complete redesign of ICON Printing. It’s been a huge undertaking – one which has required us to rethink how everything from our logo and stationery look to…Read More


Meet our T-shirt Design Competition Finalists! PART ONE

Posted July 17, 2013 by Alex Econs & filed under Behind The Scenes,Competition,Designer Profile.

We recently held a super exciting t-shirt design competition that was open to all Art and Design students graduating this summer. To enter, each new grad just needed to submit a design they felt would look awesome on a t-shirt – it could be something they had already created or a completely new piece of…Read More


Team Icon’s Favourite Finds for July…

Posted July 9, 2013 by Alex Econs & filed under Behind The Scenes,Inspiration,Team Icon.

It’s the time of month where we stalk the internet and find all sorts of nice… 1. Our favourite website this month has to be, It is a massive hub of creativity. Artists and designers from around the world upload their creations to be turned into all kinds of lovely things – from cushions…Read More

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Introducing IconPrinting’s Contest Judges + some of our favourite entries!

Posted July 4, 2013 by Alex Econs & filed under Behind The Scenes,Competition.

IconPrinting are really excited to announce that all the entries for the 2013 Graduate T-shirt Design contest are now in! We have had a fantastic response, with over 100 new grads submitting work. We would like to say a big “thank-you” to everyone who entered, here are just are few of our favourite entries… (above…Read More

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Direct to Garment Printed T-shirts for Love System Festival

Posted July 3, 2013 by Alex Econs & filed under Behind The Scenes,Case Study,Inspiration.

Two members of Icon Printing were away recently…and we couldn’t possibly go on holiday without printing a holiday themed t-shirt could we!? Team Icon’s Alice and Chloe went to Croatia for Love System Festival, armed with two other BFFs and a few themed printed t-shirts… Right, first of all we just want to say that…Read More

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Icon Printing’s Festival Favourites – PART ONE

Posted May 24, 2013 by Alex Econs & filed under Behind The Scenes,Current/Social.

Festival season is upon us…hooray! And with that comes the hunt for that all important “festival look”. We can help you out there! Here are some of our Festival Merch faves… 1. Noisily Festival – 24th til 27th May This festival gets the first mention because we’ve just done some awesome screen printed sweatshirts for…Read More

Direct to Garment T-shirt Printing Process

Posted May 17, 2013 by Alex Econs & filed under Behind The Scenes.

Here’s a video of our Direct to Garment T-shirt Printer in action! Direct To Garment printing is pretty clever stuff. It’s basically a big version of your home office printer, printing full colour designs straight onto t-shirts – cool huh! Digital Direct To Garment Printing is a more recent type of t-shirt printing. As the…Read More

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Here’s what Team Icon are into this month…

Posted May 8, 2013 by Alex Econs & filed under Behind The Scenes,Inspiration.

It’s the time of month where we stalk the internet and present to you, our favourite things… 1. Splatter Wallpaper by Hinson & Company Makes the ol’ eyes hurt a tad, but in the best way possible! If you have a three year old, we’re pretty sure they could sort you out some of this…Read More


DTG Printed T-Shirts for Other Shop X Gary Card

Posted April 23, 2013 by Alex Econs & filed under Behind The Scenes,Current/Social,Designer Profile.

  We recently had the pleasure of direct to garment printing these stunning t-shirts for a collaboration between independent boutique Other Shop and Illustrator, Gary Card. Now, if your not familiar with either of these names, you need to head over to their respective sites pronto! Other Shop and Gary Card came together to create…Read More

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