Here’s a cool video that I stumbled upon on the blog of the German T-Shirt contest site, A Better Tomorrow. The two and half minute video was done by Leo Belik and shows T-Shirt preparation and printing using an automatic carousel machine. I never get tired of seeing T-Shirts go from start to finish.Â
It’sÂ ThreadlessÂ review Monday! Episode #14 is called Invisible Awesomeness because Philip Tseng delivers with his newest design and my Threadless Pick of the Week -Â The Invisible Gentleman! If you haven’t yet, be sure to check out and vote for my TypeTees slogan submissions – I’m submitting one every day until I get printed! Every vote counts so vote for a slogan and help me get printed.
The Invisible Gentleman by Philip TsengÂ is my Threadless Pick of the Week!
In this episode I wear theÂ Signature Silvareware TeeÂ from Pyknic ClothingÂ and review Public RadioÂ from LOWDTOWN Friends & Freaks, a New Jersey based brand started by student Ray Masaki out of a desire to create a brand with focus, a consistent theme and amazingly creative designs. Use the coupon code “COTY” on your next LOWDTOWN Friends & Freaks purchase and save 10%. As always, enjoy with tea and a comfy tee!
Public RadioÂ by Ray Masaki of LOWDTOWN Friends & Freaks and Nathaniel Milburn. Good:Â Love this design, great collaboration between Ray and Nathaniel, colors work wonderfully together and is a great tee to wear out to the park on a sunny day or one that you could just as easily wear fashionably around town. It’s tagless for itch free comfort and has a screenprinted label, The custom custom hangtag is impressive and the embroidered seam tag adds an extra touch of professionalism normally seen only on higher priced tees.Â Bad:Â Not much, this tee should put a smile on your face – if you’re having a bad day throw this shirt on and you’ll begin to feel positive vibes!Â Price: $21.99 but you can save 10% if you use the coupon code “COTY” at checkout.
Signature Silverware TeeÂ by Pyknic Clothing.Â Great shirt, I’m not sure what kind of blank Pyknic Clothing uses but I really like the feel of this shirt, it’s very soft, just like the massive print. Really dig the design, love the subtle, classic and mature look of this Pyknic tee. Paired with nice vintage jeans, white dunks, along with a jacket (or blazer) over tis tee and you’re good to go for a night out in the town.Â Price: $24.98.
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Monday’s meanÂ ThreadlessÂ video time and a whole lot of winks! 6 new tees this week and each are awesome in their own way but how do they hold up in terms of the all powerful wink. All I can say is that this week Sean Mort takes the cake and is my Threadless Pick of the Week! Â Also, be sure to check out and vote for my TypeTees slogan submissions – I’m submitting one every day until I get printed! Come on Threadless, I need a Threadless shield that I can call my own!
The Gaming Revolution by Sean MortÂ is my Threadless Pick of the Week!
Very cool interview by the guys over at LAist.com with Threadless Chief Creative Officer Jeffrey Kalmikoff. Those lucky LAists got to chat it up with Jeffrey at the Web 2.0 Conference in San Francisco last week. Jeffrey talks a good deal about how Threadless was able to build it’s company by developing a strong community.
It’s the week after the big Threadless Spring Cleaning Sale and we’ve got 6 new tees to review. Who scored 2 winks this week? How about 1 winkers? Any zero winkers? Ah the suspense!Â All I can tell you is that Enkel Dika aka buko scored big this week with two new prints and my Threadless Pick of the Week!
Arctic Howl by Enkel DikaÂ is my Threadless Pick of the Week!
Lot’s of double winks from me this week! Aled Lewis’ The Meaning of Life was my Threadless Pick of the Week because I absolutely love this design and will be picking this one up! Which was your favorite Threadless release this week?
Here’s a direct link for my RSS readers – Coty Loves Threadless #4 on Seesmic.
The Meaning of Life by Aled LewisÂ is my Threadless Pick of the Week!
If you’re a regular reader of this blog then you know how much I dig the gear that Jon Wye has been pumping out. For the uninformed, Jon Wye is a belt and t-shirt designer based out of Washington, D.C. If you need a quick review of Jon Wye then I suggest you check out Indie Tee Spotlight #14 for an interview that I did with Jon, Glorious Nonsensities Episode 1 for a video review of one of his custom belts and of course, head over to his website to buy Jon Wye stuff!
Also, Jon recently posted a video on his website that introduces his brand and shows off his Washington D.C. workshop. He has got a lot of cool machinery!
Also, it’s Attack of the Coupon Codes time, you can save 5 bucks on your next Jon Wye order with the coupon code “5up”.Â
I’m experimenting with Seesmic! Every week I’ll be reviewing the new batch of tees that Threadless releases. I’ll only be doing the new releases and not reprints, and won’t touch the Selects or Typetees (yet). If you’re not familiar with Seesmic, it’s a great little video site were you can easily record videos and people can reply to your videos with video replies. I’ll try and do these videos every Monday, to coincide with the new releases.Â
The videos will be pretty raw, and pretty fast. I’ll spend about a minute per tee and I’ll give my thoughts on the tee. I’ll be rating the tees with either 1 wink for being a good tee, 2 winks for being an awesome tee that I would wear and 0 winks for a tee I would never wear.Â
So, here’s the first episode – let me know what you guys think! PS: Just click on the design image and it’ll bring you straight to that designs product page!Â
Lost At Sea by Jared Stumpenhorst is my Threadless Pick of the Week!