Collar Style Choices for Custom Sublimation Designs

Custom-printed jerseys and t-shirts serve as powerful mediums for expressing individuality, fostering team spirit, and enhancing brand identity.

They allow individuals to showcase their unique style, teams to exhibit unity and pride, and businesses to create a lasting impression with their audience.

By leveraging custom designs and personalized details, these garments become more than just clothing—they become statements that resonate with the wearer and those around them.

The choice of printing technique and collar style plays a pivotal role in the creation of impactful garments. Here’s why collar styles are crucial:


Printing Technique

The printing technique determines the quality, durability, and visual appeal of the design. Techniques like sublimation printing offer vibrant, photorealistic prints with a soft, breathable feel, making them ideal for intricate designs and detailed graphics.

The right printing technique ensures that the garment’s design not only looks great but also lasts through repeated washes and wears, maintaining its original brilliance.


Image – V Neck No End

V-Neck No End

  • History: Born in the 1930s as a rebellion against formal dress codes, the V-neck No End gained popularity for its comfort and flattering silhouette. Jazz musicians and artists embraced it as a symbol of individuality.
  • Popular Examples: James Dean in Rebel Without a Cause, Nirvana graphic tees.
  • Design Process: Keep it simple! Choose breathable cotton, opt for vibrant inks, and let your graphic do the talking. Think bold imagery, intricate patterns, or playful typography. This collar is your canvas for artistic expression.


Image – NFL Collar

NFL Collar

  • History: Evolved from protective leather jerkins of early American football players, the NFL collar became a symbol of athletic prowess and team spirit.
  • Popular Examples: Tom Brady’s Super Bowl jerseys, vibrant college football uniforms.
  • Design Process: Embrace the sporty spirit! Opt for performance fabrics and go bold with team colors, logos, or contrasting trims. Remember, this collar celebrates team unity and athletic passion.


Image – Mandarin with Zip

Mandarin with Zip

  • History: Inspired by traditional Chinese garments, the Mandarin with Zip arrived in Western fashion in the early 20th century, elevated by Jackie Kennedy Onassis’s iconic style.
  • Popular Examples: Audrey Hepburn in Breakfast at Tiffany’s, Beyoncé’s modern reinventions.
  • Design Process: Add a touch of luxury! Choose high-quality fabrics like silk or satin, experiment with textures and contrasting colors. Remember, the zip closure is a statement piece, so select one that complements your design and reflects your personal style.


Image – V Neck Insert

V-Neck Insert

  • History: A recent arrival, the V-Neck Insert emerged as a playful variation on the classic V-neck, allowing for creative experimentation with fabrics and colors.
  • Popular Examples: Rihanna’s bold street style, young designers pushing fashion boundaries.
  • Design Process: Unleash your creativity! Play with bold color combinations, mix and match fabrics like denim and mesh, or incorporate intricate patterns. This collar is your blank canvas for artistic vision, so don’t be afraid to experiment and have fun!


Image – Mandarin with Button

Mandarin with Button

  • History: Rooted in ancient Chinese garments, the Mandarin with Button collar offers timeless elegance for both formal and casual wear.
  • Popular Examples: Steve McQueen’s crisp white dress shirt, airline pilot uniforms.
  • Design Process: Keep it classic or elevate with subtle details. Opt for crisp cotton or linen, experiment with textured blends, and choose a button that complements your design and enhances the overall aesthetic. Remember, this collar is about understated elegance.


Image – Baseball Style Collar


Baseball Style Collar

  • History: Evolved from the protective necklines of early baseball players, the Baseball Style Collar became synonymous with athletic spirit and team camaraderie.
  • Popular Examples: New York Yankees pinstriped jerseys, retro-inspired vintage-league uniforms.
  • Design Process: Choose your fabric for the desired feel (classic cotton twill, modern performance blends, or bold options like denim or corduroy). Select your color palette (team spirit with pinstripes, monochrome magic, or playful prints). Elevate with classic or unique buttons, consider contrasting piping, embroidered logos, or hidden details. Pair with matching jerseys for a complete look or mix and match with other garments for a modern twist. Remember, experiment with stitching patterns, collar height, and button closure styles to personalize your design.

Whether you’re looking for a classic V-neck, a sporty NFL collar, an elegant mandarin collar with a zip, or a unique V-neck insert, we have the perfect collar style to complement your custom apparel.

At Every Tees Sdn. Bhd.,  we are committed to delivering high-quality custom garments that exceed your expectations. With our dedication to quality and a wide range of collar options, we’re here to help you express your individuality and make a statement with your fashion choices.

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Every Tees is a Malaysian T-Shirt & Apparel printing company located in Cheras, Selangor.  Contact us to learn how you can benefit from our laser cutting services.



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Collar Style Choices for Custom Sublimation Designs

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