There are many production services available when it comes to making your T-shirt real. You will need to decide about the physical aspects, such as material, ink, durability, and quality.
To estimate the cost of producing T-shirts in various quality levels, compare multiple local printers as well as online printing sources. Remember to keep in mind your profit margin. Higher upfront costs will result in higher prices for your customers.
There are many online T-shirt printing sites, but here are some of the most popular:
- Price your shirts
After you have compared printing and material sources, you will be able to compare the different T-shirt-creation options and determine what price range you can afford. The size, number and quality of your T-shirts, as well as the printing type, will all impact the upfront cost.
Remember what the market will pay. You could have a lot of unsold stock if you overprice your T-shirts.
Market Your Shirts
There are many marketing strategies for your T-shirts. However, they all begin with visibility for the target buyers. You should now have an idea of who your best customers are (e.g. age, gender, shared interests, etc. You can also find out where they are located. You can find them online or offline.
Your T-shirts can be sold on your business website, online marketplaces like Etsy and face-to-face events such as trade shows, craft fairs and local bazaars.