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Personalised T-shirts for 2020

Custom T-shirts 2020

Personalised T-shirts for 2020

Now we’re in the season for T-shirts how about making some great changes to your wardrobe?
This year Teepig can offer you some amazing choices at better prices than any boutique. You can’t get more original than wearing your own design.
This post is written by me, the person who prints and wears these T-shirts. I’ll be giving you my own personal critique of each of my favourite T-shirts I like to put on. These are the best choices in personalised T-shirts for 2020.

Gildan Softstyle

The Gildan Sofstyle is definitely punching above its weight when you consider the quality you get for the price. Out of the following T-shirts this one is best value for money. It’s super comfortable because of the ringspun cotton and on the heather varieties the polyester. The softstyle not only boasts the comfort but also the fit. These T-shirts have a fit perfect for the athletic to average body shapes, what they call eurofit, or semi-fitted. This also means they are slightly on the smaller size, so, for example, if you’re unsure about going for a medium or a large – go for the large.

At 145 gsm it is lightweight but doesn’t feel too light. The colour choices are huge for this style too.
The only major drawback to the Gildan softstyle is it does shrink a little at a 40 degree wash, this coupled with the smaller sizes means if you put on a few pounds it might show.


Both Fruit of the Loom and Gildan do great quality premium T-shirts. The premium T-shirt has probably more longevity than the softstyle. Firstly its thicker cotton at 185-195 gsm, it feels good quality, especially as it’s also ringspun cotton. Another benefit is it handles better after hotter washes, it doesn’t shrink. Premium T-shirts are more of the classic shape, they hug the arms and the body less but still hold an attractive shape. This T-shirt is the ‘everyman’, ideal for those who don’t really care about showing off their muscles.
Not as many colours in this range but still it covers all bases. The premium T-shirt is ideal for personalisation for gifts, funny T-shirts or workwear.

American Apparel Fine Jersey

A very decent T-shirt, always a joy to put on. The American Apparel Fine Jersey T-shirt boasts quality for sure. The colour range is extensive. The shape is not hugging but hangs nicely at a good length. It feels quite light at 146 gsm but also feels like you’re wearing something substantial. A good quality everyday T-shirt.

Next Level Crew Neck

The Next Level T-shirt is my personal favourite right now. I like it especially because of the fit. It hugs my arms but isn’t too tight on the body. Also it hangs just right and is a perfect length. Similar in weight and feel to the American Apparel but softer like the Gildan Softstyle. Colours for this range cover all bases too. This is a great choice for personalising your own T-shirt or for a gift for someone close to you. Also on the shortlist for fashion brands.

Tee Jays Interlocking

Out on its own for its super quality is the Tee Jays Interlocking T-shirt. This one would definitely be my favourite if I hit the gym a little more. Effectively a muscle-fit T-shirt it hugs the body nicely and is a thick, comfortable feel. This is the T-shirt of choice for brands with ambition and for the fashion conscious. Even though it is the most expensive T-shirt of the group I believe it is still great value for its pure quality. Look out for Tee Jays clothing as it is some of the finest you’ll find on the market.

In Summary, you won’t be disappointed with any of these T-shirts for printing your own design.
The Gildan Softstyle is an ideal low cost gift. To print one side full colour on white is only £11. This would also be a good choice for promotional T-shirts or light work T-shirts.
The premium is a good quality all rounder, good for both work, promotional, gifts and your own design and for all shapes and sizes.
The American Apparel is the middle ground between the premium and the Next Level T-shirt.
The Next Level T-shirt is a great choice for the more fashion oriented. It is casual but modern. Ideal for band merchandise and cool brands.
Custom Tee Jays Interlocking T-shirt is the perfect gift for men and women with style. Brands that want to set themselves apart should consider this style.
Personalised T-shirts for 2020.

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Gold Sublimation Printing

You can now have that extra sparkle on your custom T-shirt by going for gold.
Our sublimation process allows text and images to be printed in gold onto garments of your choice.

A personalised T-shirt is a great way to stand out and be noticed and now that we offer gold print your presence will be even more noticeable.
Customised gold printed T-shirts also make a great gift, perfect for a birthday present.
From £15 for a personal a shirt you’re getting a lot of bling for your buck as the size of the print can go up to A3.

Send us a message if you require gold printed T-shirts.

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Vibrant Colour T-shirts for Summer

Make an impression this summer with your own customised T-shirt, perfect for summer.
Use the online design feature offered by to select a vibrant colour T-shirt of your choice and personalise it with your own full colour design for as little as £15 for an adult T-shirt.

The Gildan Ringspun Softstyle T-shirt comes in a variety of colours and can be decorated with DTG and sublimation by Choose from a variety of bright coloured T-shirts ideal for warm summer months and personalise with your own text and images on the front, back or both.

At 153gsm the Gildan Softstyle is a perfect choice T-shirt as it is not too thick yet still boasts quality.


Here are some of the features:

  • Eurofit-sleeker fit in shoulder and sleeve
  • Semi-fitted
  • High stitch density for smoother printing surface
  • Seamless twin needle 1.9cm collar
  • Taped neck and shoulders
  • TearAway label
  • Rolled forward shoulder
  • Twin needle sleeve and bottom hems

Gildan Softstyle T-shirts are available in both Men’s and Women’s styles with either crewneck or V-neck.

Teepig also recommends the Fruit of the Loom Iconic range of T-shirts for warm weather. The Iconic T-shirt is very light at 150 gsm and is made for a fashionable fit.

Mens and Womens sizes are available. Here are some of the features:

  • 100% combed ringspun cotton
  • Soft hand feel
  • Slim fashion fit
  • Crew neck with 1×1 rib
  • Self-fabric back neck tape
  • New tear away back neck label

    Both Gildan Softstyle and Fruit of the Loom Iconic are in stock. Try our online design feature now to have your own personalised T-shirt made by us for you this summer.

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What T-shirt is Best For Me?

Nakedshirt ‘Jack’

Oh, the choice. For such a ubiquitous and simple item of clothing choosing the right T-shirt can be a complicated experience.
So many variables to consider; size, fit, style, price, material, decoration, colour, how it washes, will it shrink?
T-shirts are worn casually, to impress, for work, advertising, uniform, humour and a host of other reasons. It’s generally how the garment is decorated that determines its use.
Teepig offers a huge range of T-shirts that cover pretty much every option.
Size: Adult sizes start at XS and go up to 5XL in some products. Not every style of garment adheres to the same size range so be aware when ordering. You could be a Medium in one T-shirt and a Large in another.
Fashion may be a factor in this too, some like tight fitting T-shirts and choose a size down while others go for the looser fit and go for a size up. Lady fit T-shirts offer
Some styles of T-shirt take this into account and the fit is cut for a perceived look on the wearer. Original or ‘unstated’ fit  is generally meant to be worn not too loose or not too tight. It shouldn’t hug the body and the sleeves shouldn’t be too tight around the upper arms.
Fitted and ‘Eurofit’ style T-shirts are meant to shape to the body’s contours.
Crew neck T-shirts are round and V-neck T-shirts have a point at the front. Some modern styles have a wider neck hole. The brand Bella and Canvas offers these.
Our lowest cost T-shirt is the Fruit of the Loom ‘Valueweight’. 100% cotton original style fit.
Fruit of the Loom’s Super Premium is heavier than the valueweight comprising of more cotton per square metre at 190gm/m2. The Super Premium will also perform after 60 degree washes.
The Fruit of the Loom Sofspun cotton T-shirt is a softer feel T-shirt.
Our best value T-shirt is the Gildan 100% cotton ringspun tee. The fit is slightly tighter but because of the soft feel there is some flex so it is very comfortable to wear and performs well after numerous washes and in the dryer. It prints well and is reasonably priced.
For brand owners looking for something unique the Nakedshirt brand is modern and appeals to those who like street/casual fashions.

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Your Logo on a Cap

Embroidered Baseball Cap encourages individuals, organisations and businesses to take advantage of our design, print and embroidery services. We can help you get your logo, name and artwork off the sketch pad and onto T-shirts, polo-shirts, hoodies, sweaters, caps and hats.

Tim wants a baseball cap with his own idea of a design on it. He provided us with a sketch, we did the rest. The design is digitised, sent to the embroidery machine for completion, then in less than twenty minutes it’s ready to wear. All in a morning’s work, in a matter of hours.

Now Tim has established his own brand of original clothing and accessories for less than £20. He can then go on to market his brand, and sell his range without even having to be a part of the manufacturing process – he let’s us do that and he makes a profit!

Contact us directly for a quote on multiple orders as we will lower the individual price for quantity.