WHAT'S THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN COTTON, POLYESTER, RAYON, AND EVERY OTHER MATERIAL? WHICH IS BEST FOR T-SHIRTS?
When I first started getting into the whole apparel industry, I found it overwhelming at how many different types of materials or blends of materials there are. I wasn't sure what to make my t-shirts from. Should it be cotton? Polyester? A 50/50 blend of each? Which type of cotton? What about Rayon? These are just a few questions I asked myself, but now that I know the answers, I'd like to explain the difference between all these different materials.
Let's start off with regular 100% cotton. Cotton is the most popular choice...
T-Shirts come in various prices ranging from just $5 to over $100...but how do you know if the t-shirt is actually worth the money that you spent? Well, there are a few things you should look for in a t-shirt.