Technical Specifications for Classic T-Shirts
Our Classic T-Shirts are available in the following 10 colours:
White, Black, Deep Navy, Fuchsia, Grey, Green, Orange, Red, Royal Blue and Yellow
The following sizes are available:
- Men’s regular fit: S, M, L, XL, XXL
- Women’s slim fit: S, M, L, XL & XXL
View our size guide for classic t-shirts.
Weight: 165gsm softspun cotton
We use plastisol inks that are phthalate-free, eco-passport certified and scentless.
Your design should be supplied at the same size as the printable area, without a bleed.
Print areas are as follows:
- Back Centre (30x35cm)
- Front And Back Centre (30x35cm) (30x35cm)
- Front Centre (30x35cm)
- Front Left (10x10cm)
- Front Left And Back Centre (10x10cm) (30x35cm)
- These T-Shirts can be printed double sided on the left chest, front and back.
- Please see our printable area guide for more information
We recommend you create your artwork in Adobe InDesign or Adobe Illustrator and supply your file as a print-ready PDF, saved under PDF profile PDF/X-1a:2001. Please submit your files as 1 layer without transparencies.
Due to the screen printing process we use, colours should be used from the Pantone® Coated Library only. We cannot accept CMYK, RGB or unnamed spots.
Classic T-shirts are printed single or double sided using up to four Spot or PMS colours. Please choose how many colours you would like to use. You can select up to 4 different Pantone® (spot) colours to be printed on to your t-shirt
You can include a maximum of 4 Pantone® (spot) colours in your design, as 100% colours. Please note, gradients and percentages of a colour cannot be reproduced using this print process.
These Pantone® colours should be 100% colours as gradients and percentages of a colour cannot be reproduced using this print process.
Please ensure colours do not overlap in your design. To print in black or white, please use the colours Pantone Black C and Pantone White.
Outline or embed fonts
Please ensure the design is fully vectorised and does not use bitmap images.
For more guidance on how to successfully set up and submit your artwork, see our t-shirts help centre pages.
- Wash at 40°C
- Do not bleach
- Do not dry clean
- Do not tumble dry
- Iron on a low heat, from the inside only
- Avoid using excessive fabric conditioner as your print will last longer