2025 Washington Ave., Suite 216
Philadelphia, PA 19146
Silk screened t-shirts, tanks, sweatshirts, hoodies, tote bags and more are on the menu at Philly’s Top Banana, which first opened its doors four years ago. The company’s screen printing is done with eco-friendly plastisol screen printing inks, and items can be printed with up to six colors. Customers can also submit design requests online. Best of all, this cost-effective shop boasts a quick turnaround time of five to ten days, even for large orders.
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6401 Rising Sun Ave.
Philadelphia, PA, 19111
An in-house art and design team sets this Philadelphia shop apart, and customers can use an online design studio to create their own draft or utilize specialized design services. Silk screened and embroidered uniforms, ball caps and jackets are just some of Olympic’s staples, and the company prides itself on being one of the top custom advertising distributors in the area. In addition, the knowledgeable customer service agents are top notch.
1338-40 S. 6th St.
Philadelphia, PA 19147
South Philadelphia is known for plenty of awesome things (the Italian Market, Little Saigon), but one of its lesser known awesome pit stops is Awesome Dudes Printing. Established in 2007 in a basement, this once-underground pop up shop specializes in merchandise for schools, bands, bars and more. And call them old fashioned, but everything is created by hand. In addition to providing beautiful eight-color custom printing on tees, totes and koozies (you know, those foam sleeves that insulate a canned drink), Awesome Dudes has prettied up their neighborhood. An ever-changing mural features the equally awesome work of local artists, which makes this place worth the trip for that alone.
5040 N. 5th St.
Philadelphia, PA 19120
For thirty years and counting, this Philadelphia screen printing and embroidery landmark has this business down to a tee. With a huge product catalog and a choice of organic and eco-friendly fabrics, customers can order customized shirts, hats and even aprons. The minimum order is 12 pieces, and discounts can be offered to nonprofit organizations if asked.
9015 W. Chester Pike
Upper Darby, PA 19082
For the area’s top screen printing, embroidery and vinyl lettering services, look no further than this Upper Darby shop, where the owners vow to try to beat any price. Personalized product printing jobs are filled in-house, and specialized services include web design and hosting. In addition, Brothers’ product list isn’t all-inclusive. The company boasts: “If there is a way to get a logo onto something, we can get it done for you,” and that includes items not listed in their product line.