Now that’s Fresh!

Now that’s Fresh!

Fall has arrived, and with it the sights and sounds of cooler weather that enliven the spirit and invigorate the soul. Hustling the kids off to school, weekend trips to see the foliage and endless hours of raking have once again become common practice. Just in time for everything that the autumn has in store, we’ve added some phenomenal new products to our collection to help you fully enjoy the season. Read more

Gettin’ Sporty

Sports Season

The age-old question of how to get your sweet little bum into gear – really this time – keeps re-occurring. You can watch those Pilates DVDs from your couch and think about doing that 5 mile run tomorrow until the cows come home. It will account to not much more than thinking about taking a flight without buying a ticket. The truth according to acclaimed philosopher Mark Wahlberg still holds true: “No pain, no gain.“ Good news: it takes about 2 minutes per hour to generate a positive effect on your health. Find out how and read on… Read more

Holiday Time: I’m Packing My Bag and I’m Bringing…

Beach Flip Flops

Did you ever play that game when you were a kid? For most of us, it was usually on a long car trip and our parents would always suggest it so we would stop beating on each other in the back seat.
Not only was this road trip game a great way to kill some time, it was a great way to hone your memory (and keep my sister from getting another vicious noogie). One person would say, “I’m packing my bag and I’m bringing a banana just in case I get hungry,” then the next would say, “I’m packing my bag and I’m bringing a banana just in case I get hungry and my flip flops so I don’t burn my feet on the sand.” The game would continue on and on, each person adding an item to the list, then trying to recall all of the items when their turn came around. If you forgot, you were out. Remember now? Read more

Spreadsters, what’s your favourite gear?

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At Spreadshirt, our employees deal with a great variety of products on a daily basis. Sooner or later, everyone gets in touch with certain products, whether you’re a software engineer or marketing cognoscenti. We set out on a quest to find out what people at Spreadshirt buy for themselves or for friends and family, and we’ve come up with a hot list of gear that’s especially close to the heart of the Spreadshirt posse. Read more

Plastic Bags vs. Tote Bags: A Comparison

tote bag sustainability

The tote bag revolution that has overtaken grocery and retail stores around the world is not without good reason. Tote bags are not only good for the environment; they are durable and have many uses outside of just transporting your purchases. They make for great beach or weekend bags and can be strategically placed around the house as storage for children’s toys, spare parts, arts and crafts supplies, etc.
Check out the table before for tote vs. plastic bag pros and cons and consider using tote bags for your carrying needs: Read more

Earth Month, Earth Year, Earth Life

Earth Month

April is “Earth Month”, a whole month dedicated to our Mother Earth. “Earth Day” – celebrated on April 22nd for the 45th time – is occasion enough to remind us of the importance of directing attention to the health and preservation of the world we live in. How do we as a globally-operating company assume responsibility for our planet, and how can you join in? Read more

Milestone Birthdays – rounding off the years on a T-shirt

birthday

Every birthday is an important one, but milestone birthdays are well worth celebrating. Turning 30, breaking 40 and pushing 50 are outstanding events in life when friends and family seize the occasion to give a truly unique present. And since you really want to make this one gift a special one, the big question is how to best treat the birthday child’s big day with a good twinkle in your eye.

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Pantone Trendcolor 2015: Marsala

Marsala trend color

Have you ever heard of Pantone? They’re color specialists. This comes directly from the ‘Who We Are’ section of their website: [Pantone] is the world-renowned authority on color and provider of color systems and leading technology for the selection and accurate communication of color across a variety of industries. The Pantone name is known worldwide as the standard language for color communication from designer to manufacturer to retailer to customer. Let’s just say they know their stuff when it comes to color.

Every year Pantone announces their “Color of the Year”. This is the color the experts believe will have a strong showing across industries such as fashion, home décor, etc. Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls… introducing the 2015 Color of the Year… MARSALA!

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