Posts Categorized: Tips and Tricks
5 Steps to Starting an Online Clothing Business
We know how daunting it can be to start a brand, you may have great ideas and loads of ambition, but where do you start? We’ve put together some advice to help you get going.
The Pros & Cons of DTG Printing
Direct-to-Garment (DTG) printing uses a highly modified inkjet printer to apply garment inks which are heat set with a tunnel dryer. As with any print process, there are pros and cons to using this print process.
How To Save Money On Your Print Order
We understand you’re often working on a set budget so we always try to help figure out the most cost effective way to get your orders made. While our prices do depend on many factors; such as, artwork, order size, garment quality, and deadline, we’ve put together a list of some tips to keep your…Read More
Differentiate Your Brand to Stand Out
Starting a brand can be a daunting task, especially in a city like London where we are surrounded by countless designers and entrepreneurs trying to make their mark in the creative industry. Whether it be through progressive designs or niche branding, the question stands, how is your brand going to stand out from the crowd?
Wash Care Tips for your custom shirts
We’re often asked about the best way to wash and care for your printed or embroidered clothing. So we’ve put together a few tips you can pass along to your team members, retail shoppers, or event attendees.
6 T-shirt Brands with Awesome Personality
In the world of t-shirt printing and design, it takes something special to set oneself apart from the crowd. Here’s our selection of 6 t-shirt brands who are making their mark in the best possible way
An Introduction to Colour Modes
Before sending your artwork off to print, it’s always worth double checking the colour mode of the file. This is important, as it affects the way the colours will look when printed.
The Best Slogan T-shirts
Here at Icon Printing, we’ve seen more than our fair share of t-shirts. We print around half a million t-shirts a year; and we are quite sure we’ve seen most of the comedy slogan designs out there! So we have decided to put together a gallery of our personal favourites from across the internet –…Read More
10 Tips For Perfect Type
These typography tips will ensure the type within your piece of design is a success – whether it is paper based, for the screen or for t-shirt screen printing… TIP ONE – Be aware of type “trends”. Know that much like trends in fashion and style, typefaces too are effected in the same way. It’s…Read More
How Can Pinterest Help Your Brand or Business?
As a growing number of consumers jump on the Pinterest bandwagon, the opportunities to use this social media site in order to raise brand awareness has heightened. The bulletin-board-style social image sharing website is a relatively new social media phenomenon, created just two years ago and rapidly became one of the largest online social networks….Read More
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