Cotton is the most popular choice

But synthetics or blends also have their advantages. So it’s good to have a mix of both in your T-shirt wardrobe.

When buying a T-shirt also consider what it’s made from.

Would it surprise you to know that there are six miles of cotton thread in the average T-shirt? It may appear to be a simple low-tech, low-fashion garment, but just growing the amount of cotton required to satisfy the public’s insatiable desire for T-shirts is enormous. And it is a global phenomena, for people in countries around the world have happily adopted them.


t-shirt quick guide
T-Shirt Quick Guide, an Infographic by RIPT Apparel Custom T-Shirts
Many thanks to Ript Apparel for this infographic

T-shirts are easy care

But you still want it to retain its color and shape for the long haul. Take a look at this page for hints on how to keeping yours looking as good as possible, for as long as possible. T-shirt Care

Whether you treat your T-shirts as underwear or outer wear, whether it is plain or a work of art, whether it is a simple logo or a manifesto of your life’s purpose, you’re going to keep it yours fresh and clean.