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Make Custom Uniforms Your Company’s Best Ad

08/02/2012 - 2:59pm

This year, the NBA announced that they might be experimenting with a new look for their jerseys in the upcoming season. Owners might sell space on team jerseys for advertisers.

The vote won’t happen until September, but fans are already up in arms about the idea. It seems that most people like their uniforms uncluttered and advertising free.

BLT Can Help You Reach Your Customers

07/31/2012 - 2:57pm

Each successful company has an image that’s easily recognizable. Disney has the Mickey ears, Apple has the nibbled fruit and Budweiser has the Clydesdale. These images are on t-shirts, technology items and any other product that the companies can think of.

Why are these images so important to companies? Because dynamic, iconic images sell brands and further advertising for companies willing to invest in them. Big businesses don’t have to be the only businesses that profit off of branding.

Make Your Merchandise Part of Team USA

07/26/2012 - 2:56pm

Recently, Ralph Lauren revealed his designs for Team USA’s Olympic Parade uniforms. The uniforms feature blue blazers, white pants and berets with red, white and blue detailing. It doesn’t sound controversial, but these garments are in the middle of an Olympic-sized debate.

Go for Gold with a Custom T-Shirt

07/24/2012 - 2:53pm

It’s time for America to go for the gold. The Summer Olympics begin July 27 in London, where Americans will once again compete against 200 countries for sports supremacy.

This year promises to be another exciting competition for Team USA, who has world champion Michael Phelps diving into the games for the chance to earn the most medals ever awarded to an Olympian. It’s also a great time to show off your patriotic pride with some red, white and blue sportswear.

What’s In a Name? Rebranding with BLT

07/20/2012 - 2:51pm

Would a rose by any other name smell as sweet? Probably, but would anyone sniff it if we called it a skunk cabbage?

Iconic fashion house Yves Saint Laurent has decided it’s time for a change of style. The brand, long known for its intertwined YSL logo, will rename its ready-to-wear collection Saint Laurent Paris. The change came after Hedi Slimane took over the fashion house.

For now, Slimane says the famous YSL logo will continue to appear on bags and shoes, but the fashion house is looking into taking a new approach in the coming years.

BLT Takes You Out to The Ball Game

07/16/2012 - 2:50pm

This summer, it’s time to take more than your peanuts and cracker jacks to a baseball game. With both the Orioles and the Nationals enjoying a good season, it’s time to bring back baseball chic to the D.C. Metro area.

Visit BLT Shirt Printers for a chance to cap off your outfit with a custom hat. With our 14-foot head embroidery machine, if you can dream it we can create it for baseball caps, visors and knit beanies. Want to know how it works? Watch it in action!

Keep Your Customers Happy with Custom Merchandise

07/11/2012 - 2:48pm

You might not know the name John Pasche, but you’ve definitely seen his work. The graphic artist is responsible for creating the lips logo now ubiquitous with the Rolling Stones. Now, those crazy British rockers would probably still have been big, even without a cool logo, but Pasche’s brilliant image helped the Stones sell millions of t-shirts to rock fans World Wide.

Avoid Your Uniform Nightmares with BLT Shirt Printers’ Custom Work Apparel

06/22/2012 - 2:46pm

Gordon Ramsay has become a household name in America with his Kitchen Nightmares series. The chef extraordinaire shouts critiques at bewildered restaurateurs to help them revamp their business and earn new customers. One of Ramsay’s favorite criticisms is the style of their failing restaurants. At BLT Shirt Printers, we know that the best way to revamp your business and earn new customers is by setting a clean and reliable style.

Find Your Family with Help from BLT Shirt Printers

06/19/2012 - 2:42pm

It’s summertime and the living is easy. It’s the perfect time for a family reunion and sight-seeing trip. The only problem: Yours won’t be the only family touring this summer. A little over 16 million people visited the Washington D.C. area last year, if you’re going to join them, you’ll need to be prepared.

So what do you do when you want to take the family on a trip without losing a cousin or two? You come to BLT Shirt Printers. Order a set of family-trip shirts to wear on your summer trip.

Give New Meaning to Green Grocers with a Custom Printed Shopping Bag

06/05/2012 - 2:38pm

In the near future, you’ll need more than a list when you go to the store. Last week Los Angeles made history by becoming the largest city in the US to ban plastic bags in supermarkets.

It’s not unreasonable. Single use plastic bags are often unable to be recycled, meaning that 90-percent of recycled bags end up in landfills. The average American family goes through about 600 bags a year.

In Maryland’s Montogomery County, they’ve ruled that you can use plastic bags at check out – as long as you’re willing to pay an extra 5-cents per bag.

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The organizers of a very successful Tag Day at Edison High School.

Student athletes and the local community raised over $15,000.

We Are An American Printer

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BLT Shirt Printers has been in the custom screen printing and embroidery business for 30 years - and all of them spent right here in the U.S.A. Our offices and production facilities are located in Alexandria, Virginia, and we are so proud to be a true American printing and embroidery shop.