About Us

Who We Are

Company outings, community events, school fundraisers, sports games, family reunions… these are just a few occasions that call for custom t-shirts. We offer hundreds of styles, including performance, raglan, safety, fashion, and athletic t-shirts, from top apparel brands like Champion, Hanes, Bella + Canvas, American Apparel and Carhartt. With so many choices, it’s easy to create a unique custom tee for your group or event.
 
Add your own logo or image, or pick from hundreds of free design templates and clipart images. We use the latest technology in print, embroidery or sublimation to ensure your custom made t-shirts look amazing every time. Design custom running shirts for a charity race, business shirts for a company milestone, group shirts for educational trips, and so much more. There are no minimums or setup fees, and bulk discounts are available. Make your own custom t-shirt today!

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IMPACTFUL

We work closely with our customers to develop and produce high quality custom products that have the most impact with your targeted audiences. Whether you’re a small business searching for brand recognition to help you grow or a non-profit organization trying to raise funds, DTGP is here to help make an impact on your goals.

SERVICE

DTGP operates with the fundamental principle that we must provide service that surpasses our customer expectations with every order. We are here when our customers need us to help them grow and reach their goals.

QUALITY

DTGP takes tremendous pride in all of our finished products and that’s why we are adamant about producing a high quality product for our customers.

QUALITY

DTGP understands varying budgets and needs and works to provide our customers with a wide range of options so they will not only receive a high quality product, but also one that fits their budget. That’s what we call bringing value to our customers.

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About Direct To Garment Printing

Custom Printed T-shirts

Direct To Garment Print was established in 2001 and are proud to be a leading garment decorator. We have brand T-shirts and clothing using printing or embroidery techniques. Our art and design is done in house at a minimum charge. For embroidery designs we also do in house digitizing at a minimum fee and we are capable of printing 1 shirt to 1,000’s of shirts, caps, golf shirts, jackets or whatever your need. We print or embroider on our items or those you prefer to supply.

We Print T-shirts using a variety of techniques.

Silk Screen Printing

This is the most common technique for printing T-shirts. A screen is made for each colour that one wants to be printed onto every side of the shirt that you want printed. The screen has an open area’ of where the ink is allowed to go through and be applied to the shirt, cap or whatever is being printed. Once printed the printed garment is cured in a heat tunnel or heat press so that the image will not wash out or fade. We can print up to 8 spot colours and will shortly upgrading that to an unlimited amount. We also print full colour using the CMYK process system ,simulated process system or index system. Our art and design is done in house at no charge. For embroidery designs we also do in house digitizing at no cost. For light garments we are able to use a soft ink that has a soft touch or soft hand feel to it and it penetrates within the garment. With darker garments we need to use a more opaque ink that needs to sit more on the surface of the garment. This can give a more plastic type feel to it but there are ways of making it feel softer. We are also able to print a discharge ink onto dark items leaving a very soft feel to the shirt. When we use this process we almost bleach out just the area of the shirt we want printed so that that particular area returns to its natural cotton colour. We then print just that area with a soft ink so that the end result is a printed t-shirt with a very soft feel to it. For this process the garment must be 100% cotton and it need to be dyed using a reactive dye. We are able to supply these shirts or you may supply your own.

We silk screen T-shirts, golf shirts, sports bags, corporate gifts using one or more of the following inks.

  • Plastisol inks
  • Water based inks
  • Plastisol discharge printing
  • Water based discharge printing
  • Vinyl inks
  • Nylon inks.
Digital Printing

Digital printing is best for small runs of shirts where one wants to avoid the setup cost of screens and still use many colours onto a shirt. We print the image digitally and then cut the exact print area out digitally onto a transfer material which is placed onto the shirt. With the modern inks and materials this will last as long as your shirt.

Embroidery

DTGP do in house embroidery on T-shirts, caps, golf shirts and other clothing. For embroidery designs we also do in house digitizing at a minimum fee Embroidered corporate clothing always adds the professional look for your image. To get a quote on embroidery you can fill in your requirements on our quote form and attach the logo you require to be embroidered. Pricing is worked out by the amount of stitches that will be used to stitch the logo or design. You may bring in your own items to be printed or embroidered or you can choose any items we can supply from our catalogue.

Vehicle Wraps 
Splash your brand and protect your paint work at the same time.

Every step of the process is done in-house.  From photo shoots if required to design, print and application.   We only use the best materials to prevent future damage when decals are being removed from the vehicle bodies.  A protective laminate layer is also added to give you the best lifespan in todays elements.