These days, the majority of folk are fond of a sweatshirt and that includes us here at Fifth Column. So, we thought we ought to compile a short list of 7 sweatshirts perfect for screen printing & embroidery as part of our best blank merchandise 2020 series.
It’s no great surprise that this garment finds a place in most modern wardrobes, sweatshirts are a multipurpose marvel as far as clothing goes. This simple long sleeved top has become a fashion standard, an obvious choice for sport and activity, and at the same time a sensible option for many working environments. Better still, sweatshirts are superbly suited to print and embroidery. One of those items which can carry off a company logo in style and is only improved with a creative visual.
The origin of the crew neck sweatshirt is interesting. The first one appeared in 1920, the brainchild of Benjamin Russell Jr. He was an American football player who was dissatisfied with the woollen jerseys in use at the time. Hence, the cotton sweat was born. His father took the idea to market and in doing so created the Russell Athletic Co.
History lesson concluded, let’s take a look at the sweatshirts. These are 7 of the best blank sweatshirts around at the moment when it comes to custom branding (numbered for reference, rather than ranking).