Choose fabrics of your T-shirts and Polo shirts
T-shirt basic: the most common fabric of a basic T-shirt is Cotton Jersey 160gsm or 180 gsm. (gsm = weight per m2)
Cotton jersey is sold by kilos. We can realize 3 to 4 T-shirts per kilo depending on the size and the sleeves length.
For a specific color, 25 kg is the minimum weight of Cotton Jersey fabric that should be ordered to be able to do the dyeing.
The collar of a T-shirt is made out of another type of weaving called Rib 1/1 to improve its “elasticity”.
It takes around 3 weeks to supply a specific Cotton Jersey in Mauritius.
The cost per kilo: Fluctuates according to the dollar (price of cotton yarn) and the cost of the dye but the average amount is between 6 to 8 euros / kilo – see table fabrics costs
Polo shirt basic: The most common fabric for a basic Polo shirt is cotton fabric weaved in ‘piqué’ style of 180gsm or 220gsm. As cotton jersey, cotton piqué is sold per kilo and can be weaved in Mauritius. The minimum order is similar to the cotton jersey fabric.
Collars and cuffs also need a specific weaved for each size
The estimated time for an order of pique cotton is about 5 weeks
The cost per kilo is similar to the cotton jersey
Other materials that can be used for T-shirts and polo shirts:
Viscose jersey (local or imported) – Bamboo fiber (imported) – silk
Polyester materials and techniques – Mainly for sports lines.
Lycra (imported) – Modal (imported) …
Choose an existing T-shirt pattern
Types of patterns proposed
Men – Ladies – Unisex T-shirt :
Basic T – Slim fit T – Skater T – Street Fit – Over Size T – Sport Performance T
Polo shirt Men – Ladies – unisex :
Basic Fit – Slim Fit
Body : Panels – Color block –
Men collars : Round Neck – V Neck – Deep V collar – Scoop – Polo Collar – Shawl Collar
Ladies collars : Round Neck – V Neck – Deep V collar – Scoop – Polo Collar – Shawl Collar – Jewel Collar – Boat Collar
Sleeves : Straight cut sleeves ( 4 different tilt angles possibles) short sleeves , Short Raglan Sleeves – 3/4 sleeves – Long sleeves, Special sleeves : Shoulder pad – 1/2 raglan …
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Chose the finish and accessorizes of your T-shirts
1/2 moon – neckband –
Chest side pocket – Zip
Chose yopur typer of marking – personalized – branding of your T-shirts or Polo shirt
Labels & swing tags