Best Practices

Sustainable Shipping: Methods & Supplies

Threadbare Shipping Sustainability
This post covers our shipping department and the methods/materials we use to reduce the amount of waste produced by this department.

86’ing Aerosol: Goodbye Spray Adhesives, Hello Dual-Tack Platen Tape

86’ing Aerosol: Goodbye Spray Adhesives, Hello Dual-Tack Platen Tape
Today we're focusing on how we've managed to ditch aerosol sprays and even replace them with a dual-tack platen tape that's able to be used for much longer than traditional platen tapes.

Making Our Screens More Green

Threadbare Print House Screenprinting
Today we're focusing on the recent innovations that have allowed us to burn designs onto screens in a more sustainable manner.

Waste Less: Reusing Misprints in Creative Ways

Waste Less: Reusing Misprints in Creative Ways
Today we're addressing all the different ways we repurpose our misprinted garments to keep them out of the landfill!

The Garments

The Garments
This week's blog post is centered around garments that are sustainably and ethically sourced as well as how we direct customers to these sources.

Water-Based Inks Replacing Plastisol

Threadbare Waterbased Ink Sustainable
This blog post addresses our incentive for avoiding the plastisol that's commonly used in the screen printing industry, along with the less-harmful alternative: water-based ink!

Getting to Know Threadbare: A (Virtual) Tour

Threadbare
This blog post goes over our efforts to create transparency within our business and building/maintaining connections with our local community.

"Best Practices" Blog

Threadbare Print House
This is an introduction to our blog on the sustainable and ethical business practices that our shop has employed. Thanks for reading!