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Tacoma t-shirt idea

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by SCSPerformance, Jul 25, 2011.

  1. Jul 25, 2011 at 5:20 PM
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    SCSPerformance

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    The lanyard idea worked out pretty well and I think everyone was pretty happy with the look and quality. It got me thinking that maybe you guys would be interested in using the same design on t-shirts. I've seen some Tacoma shirts out there, but the style has always been kind of boring and dull.

    I've sourced out a local screen printer in San Francisco and I plan to use American Apparel jersey tees. If anyone knows about printing t-shirts, American Apparel is all made in the USA and they are one of the top and more expensive brands out there to use for doing custom t-shirts. The local screen printer does very high quality printing. This is not the water based ink screen printing, but the kind that has a textured feel to it. I have one of their shirts that's about 3yrs old and the screen printing still looks damn good. I'm going for all high quality stuff here to ensure that you get your money's worth.

    Price wise, I'm thinking about selling them for $27 shipped. I could get the price down, but then I'm compromising the shirt quality and the screen printing quality and I won't do that. I have to go with a proven setup that I know you guys will appreciate.

    Give me some feedback on these designs and depending on the feedback I get, we'll proceed from there. Just like the lanyards, if there's enough interest, we'll do a voting poll to decide on the design.
     
  2. Jul 25, 2011 at 5:29 PM
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    BlueTaco07

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    It'd be a good Idea. If it has anything to advertise for TW you might wanna ask Bob first
     
  3. Jul 25, 2011 at 5:32 PM
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    Taco-NB

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    Top left one looks good.
     
  4. Jul 25, 2011 at 6:51 PM
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    I'd buy one. They're all pretty good.
     
  5. Jul 25, 2011 at 6:56 PM
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    I'm in



    Start a poll
     
  6. Jul 25, 2011 at 7:02 PM
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    top right!

    Any other colors?
     
  7. Jul 25, 2011 at 7:02 PM
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    I like the top left (even though I don't have a TRD) and top right.
     
  8. Jul 25, 2011 at 7:05 PM
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    Top right and left I like. Definatley ask bob about advertising TW. I think it'd be good to be able to advertise other than the sticker on my truck. :D
     
  9. Jul 25, 2011 at 7:06 PM
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    No don't do tw keep it Tacoma & Tacoma trd only
     
  10. Jul 25, 2011 at 7:39 PM
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    I've already asked Bob before about doing a TW lanyard and unfortunately my idea was rejected, but the Tacoma lanyards turned out quite well. I actually think it looks better, design wise, with keeping it Tacoma or Tacoma TRD.
     
  11. Jul 25, 2011 at 7:51 PM
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    Top left, I'm in
     
  12. Jul 25, 2011 at 8:35 PM
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  13. Jul 26, 2011 at 3:14 PM
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    Hmmm, I'm not getting much interest in these as I expected. We definitely need more than a few guys to get this thing going.
     
  14. Jul 26, 2011 at 3:16 PM
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  15. Jul 26, 2011 at 3:33 PM
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    Photobucket is funny sometimes. Maybe that's why there's not much response, lol. I added an attachment and a direct link, let me know if it works for you.
     
  16. Jul 26, 2011 at 3:37 PM
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    bump.

    price is a little out there IMO for what your getting. if the price comes down i will be in for sure.
     
  17. Jul 26, 2011 at 3:37 PM
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    How about bottom right shirt with TRD on it?

    but I'm up for top left
     
  18. Jul 26, 2011 at 3:41 PM
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    I love the Top middle! I like how it screams Tacoma but on the bottom of the shirt you have the subtle TRD!

    But i love the Top left also.

    What about the strips to the left of Tacoma be the back drop then what you have.. I don't know.. Seems like a neat idea but you're the pro! looks great! You know i'm down!
     
  19. Jul 26, 2011 at 3:43 PM
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    btw Vin, I never recieved the original lanyards
     
  20. Jul 26, 2011 at 3:47 PM
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    i like the top left but the price is a bit high.
     
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