FAQs

1. Pricing

1. How much is t-shirt silk screen printing?

Price varies from ₱10 to ₱130 per shirt. To give you the most accurate price please submit your quote request. Also, please read “Tips for Best Price Silk Screen Printing“.

2. Is there a minimum order quantity for silk screen printing?

Yes, our minimum quantity for custom SILKSCREEN PRINTING is 30 pcs only.

3. Do you charge for set-up cost or screen cost for custom screen printing?

No. We do not charge any additional charges for screen printing set-up or screens.

4. Do you offer volume discount?

Yes, we offer volume discounts. Exact percentage(%) of discount is calculated based on your quantity.

5. What is your payment terms and methods?

We require down payment of 50%(if t-shirts are provided by you) or 70%(if t-shirts are provided by us). The balance will be due on pick-up. We accept Cash, Bank Deposit, Money Transfer and Credit Cards(Visa, Master Card, Discover and American Express) via PayPal.

2. Printing

1. Which printing method do you use?

We are specialized in Direct Silkscreen Printing which is the most durable and professional looking way of printing garments.

2. Can I have a silkscreen printed sample first before mass production?

No, due to the fact that screen printing requires many setup costs we do not offer single sample production. However, if requested, we can provide digital mock-up image.

3. How long will production take?

For custom silkscreen printing orders with less than 1000 in quantity, production takes about 3-5 days. For large quantity orders over 1,000 pcs, we inform the customers about the production schedules based on the order status at the moment.

4. Do you print on garments other than the t-shirts?

Yes, we print t-shirts, polo shirts, sweatshirts, jerseys, hoodies, shorts, pants, bags, hats, umbrellas and many other screen printable substrates. Please contact us for pricing of the specific products.

5. Do you ship or deliver screen printing orders?

Yes, we deliver within Metro Manila for a fee of ₱400. 

Domestic Shipping (Out of Metro Manila)
We use LBC, JRS express or Ninja Van to ship outside Metro Manila. Delivery usually takes 3-6 days after shipping begins. Shipping rate is determined by the delivery companies depending on the quantity, weight or volume.

International Shipping
We use Post Office International Parcel or any other carriers who are designated by the customers. Shipping time and rate varies greatly depending on the destination, carrier, quantity, weigh and volume.

6. Can I return my order?

No. All sales of custom printed products are final and non refundable once production is completed.

3. Artwork / Design

1. What are the requirements for screen printing design artwork?

<VECTOR ARTWORK>
Vector artwork is most preferred by screen printers. That’s because it can be used for screen printing with minimum or no further editing.

SIZE
Artwork must be supplied at the final size desired(actual print size). And this size can not be bigger than the print area of the smallest t-shirts you are ordering.
FILE FORMAT
Adobe Illustrator CS5 or previous editions are accepted formats(EPS, PS, AI, PDF).
PLACED IMAGES
All Artwork contained in the art file must be vector. If it contains placed images, those images must be already color separated or vectorized.
COLOR
Use white in any area that you wish to have white printed. Do not use white to “mask out” areas that represent shirt color. For spot colors, use Pantone Solid Coated swatches.
FONTS
All fonts and stokes must be converted to outlines or expanded.

<BITMAP (RASTER) ARTWORK>
Most important thing for Bitmap(Photo or Photoshop designs) is that it must be in great details when printed with desktop printer in actual/desired printing size.

SIZE
Artwork must be supplied at the final size desired(actual print size). And this size can not be bigger than the print area of the smallest t-shirts you are ordering.
FILE FORMAT
Adobe Photoshop CS5 or previous editions are accepted formats(TIF, PSD, JPG).
RESOLUTION
300 dpi at actual size for best results. 150 dpi is lowest acceptable.
COLOR MODE
RGB color 8 bit
Background Color
Transparent. Not printed area must be transparent NOT WHITE.

2. Do you edit artwork for free?

We do our best not to charge any additional artwork fees to our customers. So, we do offer free editing of our customer designs. However, if we need to create totally new designs additional art charges may be incurred.

4. T-shirts

1. What are the measurements of t-shirt sizes?

Unisex T-shirt Sizes

S

M

L

XL

Chest

16″

18″

20″

22″

Length

26″

27″

28″

29″

Ladies T-shirt Sizes

S

M

L

XL

Chest

15″

16″

17.5″

19″

Length

24″

25″

26.5″

27.5″

Youth T-shirt Sizes

S(6-8)

M(10-12)

L(14-16)

Chest

14″

15″

16″

Length

20″

22″

24″

 

2. Which t-shirt brands do you recommend for screen printing?

For comfort and printability we recommend 100% cotton t-shirts from GILDAN, Fruit of the Loom or Hanes.