Wednesday, May 2, 2018
T-shirt Fabric Demystified
To help make an educated decision when choosing t-shirt fabrics here are a few fabrics to think about before you next t-shirt order.
Fine Jersey - 100% cotton that is lightweight and comfortable.
Lightweight Jersey - 100% cotton that is prewashed to provide softness and less shrinkage.
CVC Jersey - 60% cotton and 40% polyester.
CVC (Chief Value Cotton) is soft and durable, but it does not include rayon in the blend making it a budget friendly quality fabric.
Sueded Jersey - 60% cotton and 40% polyester. Soft fabric that has a suede fine finish.
Spandex Jersey - 57% cotton, 38% polyester and 5% spandex. Soft, comfortable fabric that stretches and has fabric memory.
Tri-Blend Jersey – 50% polyester, 25% cotton, 25% rayon. Soft fabric with great drape, stretch and recovery.
65/35 Poly Cotton Heathers – 65% polyester and 35% cotton. Lightweight super silky fabric that is durable.
Burnout Jersey - 65% polyester and 35% cotton. Burnout is semi-transparent woven fabric that is comfortable, soft and stretchy.
Lightweight Cotton Poly Jersey - 60% cotton and 40% polyester. Ultra-soft, fine gauge blended fabric that is semi-sheer.
Inspired Dye – 100% Cotton. Perfect a for vintage t-shirt look. The fabric allows for softer shades and finishes.
At SEP Communications we are here to help you every step of the way from understanding t-shirt fabrics and the differences between them to choosing color, logo embellishments to fulfillment.
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