Things needed to start a tshirt business

T-shirt market is going to hit the milestone of $10 billion in 2025. This industry is getting very popular day by day. That is why lots of entrepreneurs are starting businesses selling t-shirts.


You will face a little competition as well for this reason. But if you can choose a specific target audience, understand their interests, and design accordingly, you can find success real soon.


Here are some things needed to start a tshirt business


1. Some decent cash

There are lots of expenditure in T-shirt business. You’ll have to we are the cost of sampling bulk production designing and marketing. So for this piper’s you have to have a decent amount of money.


2. Choose a specific niche

Choosing specific needs will help your business stand out and better attract your target audiences. Give your brand a slogan that can be related to a specific profession or specific industry.

If you want to target young entrepreneurs you can use different kinds of business quotations or motivational quotes in your slogan for T-shirt prints design.


3. Validate your choice

Get into different industry-related subreddits on Reddit. Users will provide you with honest reviews and feedback on your brand. Use Facebook audience insights tool to determine whether your niche has an audience or not. or what is the size of the audience.


4. Plan fabrication and printing route

What fabric are you going to use in your t-shirt you should decide at this stage. Is it going to be 100% cotton, 100% polyester, 50% cotton 50% polyester, CVC, nylon, Linen fabric?

What will be the printing route? It is going to be screen print or sublimation print or is it going to be a solid dyed fabric. Will there be any embroidery?


5. Create your own design

There are lots of freelancers on Fiverr, Upwork, freelancer. com, and many more online marketplaces. They can design your t-shirts.

To save money and get the design without any cost visit freepik. You will find lots of free designs that can be used to print on your t-shirt.


6. Find a manufacturer

If you are from the USA or any European country manufacturing in your own country will cost you a lot to make a t-shirt. At the same time if you could get your t-shirt manufactured from low-cost yet high-quality countries like Bangladesh China Vietnam Cambodia and so on that will be a cost-effective strategy.

So find manufacturers from these countries. Shadow clothings is a manufacturer too. If you have designs ready just email WhatsApp the design, get a quick quotation.


7. Set up your online store or a Facebook page

Owning or renting a brick-and-mortar store is an expensive investment of any business. Nowadays people can save their money by selling products online. Have online store. Set up a WordPress website showcasing your t-shirts. Advertise on Google or Facebook. start selling and growing.

Should you have any more questions let me know in the comments. I’ll be more than happy to help.

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Garment production flow chart