Threadless has grown from a tiny little start-up company to a massive t-shirt design company in a relatively short period. They started way back in 2000 in Chicago by founders skinnyCorp. Jake and Jacob, the partners involved, started Threadless with just $1,000 in seed money. How did such a small investment yield such huge results? The answer is an innovative concept in the t-shirt design competition.
Abstract: An abstract design is a collection of shapes or lines that do not represent anything physical. Not an easy task to combine different elements to create something alluring.
If your customers will not go to you, then go to your customers. Let one or two of your employees go outside of your shop and start handing out flyers. Again, location is key. Go to the train station. Go to the mall. Go to the park. Anywhere your customers might be, you should be there too giving them your flyers.
How about trying a more direct approach? You see he has a funny t-shirt on. Take a big gulp of your beer and walk right up to him and comment on his hot t-shirt. (More likely than not you want to comment on his hot bod, but please refrain from doing so at this stage in the game.) You could say something witty or snappy in response to the t-new shirt design. Or you can take a more direct approach “That’s a crazy t-shirt you’ve got. Or, how about: “That’s a really unique t-shirt. I have this growing t-shirt collection, and am always looking for new ones to add to it. Where is yours from?” Trust me, you have nothing to lose. The atmosphere is perfect for it.
Through your personalized design you encourage and inspired other people to create their own. Before, funny t-shirt designs are only common for children but through generation even dad and mom also wear funky and cool shirts. Designing your own t-shirt is also a great way to have a quality bonding moments with your love ones like your family and friends.
Poplin is a fabric made of silk and a blend of cotton, viscose and wool. The manufacturing process leads to be soft, tough to handle durable and very easy in the final product. The fabric is stain resistant and does not get wet easily. The important factor is about the substance, it is wrinkle free. After many washings short sleeve shirt is not too heavy iron to smooth out the wrinkles.
Instead of trying to design all the shirts themselves, Threadless started a competition to get a huge variety of designers to submit designs. They crowd-sourced the designs, which allowed them to get much better quality and variety for a much lower cost. It was this innovation that has allowed Threadless to become the t-shirt Juggernaut that they are today.
Kids for the most part, are content with the little things that don’t complicate their lives. One nice thing about t-shirts is that they are very affordable and the kids will agree they are soft, cool and comfortable. It is always nice to give kids, from 5 to 15, t-shirts to wear, because it spreads happy all around for everyone and avoids the ugliness of clothing confrontations.