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Jazz up your look with designer printed t-shirts Everyone wants to look stylish and good when they are going out or they are attending some event or function. Dressing differs from person to person and the fact that is the most important is how they dress and what they choose to wear. Some like to wear the perfect attire for the occasion while some choose to just go in a casual tshirt. However, not every occasion is done with a casual t-shirt but you need to get a designer printed t-shirt that will give the party perfect look but at the...

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www.opiumvalley.com Often when we are searching for clothing fabrics we fail to understand how to identify a good quality fabric. Fabrics usually are compared to each other using GSM density. What is GSM? GSM is short for grams per square meter. All fabrics have a weight, and the standard measurement for the weight and quality of fabrics i.e. grams per square meter. This number refers to the density of the fabric. Low GSM density fabrics are very thin and light and are often see through. The higher the GSM density the heavier the cloth becomes. When it comes to T-shirts,...

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www.opiumvalley.com   How to Choose a Fabric This blog will help you in choosing the fabric and understanding how to differentiate between fabric varieties.   Understanding Fabric Weight in Order to Choose the Right Fabric Fabric weight is the outcome of how a fabric has been woven, its finish and sometimes the fibre type. Looking at the weight can help you to decide if it will be the most suitable fabric for its end use. How fabric weight affects application FABRIC THICKNESS The heavier the weight, generally the thicker the fabric will be, although bear in mind that the weight does not tell you how thick the fabric is....

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www.opiumvalley.com Fabrics are the Cloths produced by the weaving or knitting of textile fabrics. This blog will help you gain knowledge about fabrics and also help you in choosing them. Types of Fabrics Fabrics are of 2 types: Natural and Synthetic. Natural Fibres are the fibres which are found in nature and then knitted and weaved to form a cloth. Synthetic fabrics are man-made fabrics made from polymerization. Natural fibres COTTON It is well known that cotton is the most commonly used fibre alongside polyester. It can be made or blended with other fibres to make many fabrics, from lightweight...

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After understanding the basic evolution of T-shirts in EVOLUTION OF T-SHIRTS 1, we understood how T-shirts evolution began.    We will now read how T-shirts developed from the basic underwear usage to the designer T-Shirts we wear today.   Decoration of T-shirts: In the early 1950s, several companies based in Miami,Florida started to decorate T-shirts with different resort names and various characters. The first company was Tropix Togs, under founder Sam Kantor, in Miami. They were the original licensee for Walt Disney characters in 1976 including Mickey Mouse and Davy Crockett. Later, other companies expanded into the T-Shirt Printing business, including Sherry Manufacturing Company,...

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