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Create embroidered shirts

Order embroidered shirts for yourself or sell them online

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Create embroidered t-shirts and polos with your design and branding

Sell quality merch with your embroidered logo to customers worldwide

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Add a touch of luxury to your wardrobe with the premium embroidery technique

Estimated shirt delivery to United States is from December 2 to 5


Get fast shipping times thanks to a fulfillment network near you or your customers

Design embroidered shirts fit for any style and occasion

Order your new wardrobe staple

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a girl with curly hair wearing a white custom-embroidred t-shirt
a dark-skinned girl wearing a green t-shirt with an embroidery on the chest
six different color shirts layed out in a circular arrangement

A sprinkle of luxury

Simple but effective—use embroidery designs to easily elevate any outfit

Quality shirts and polos

Pair embroidered shirts with classic blazers for a stylish day-to-day look

A gift that lasts

Surprise your loved ones with an embroidered shirt that has their initials or another personal design

Always in style

Freshen up your wardrobe and always stay on-trend with embroidered pieces

How to create your own embroidered shirt

Part 1
Choose a shirt

Pick from 10+ t-shirts and polos

Part 2
Add an embroidery design

Upload your artwork or create one with the free Design Maker

Part 3
Wait for delivery

Order your shirt and we’ll embroider and ship it

See what your embroidery design looks like on a shirt

Make these shirts your own with our Design Maker

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Embroidery designing made easy

Create fabulous embroidery designs without paying for fancy design software. Make the most of our Design Maker’s built-in features:

  • Text Tool—add your name, initials, or favorite quote
  • Clipart—use the free graphics on their own or embellish your text design
  • Quick Designs—customize the color and text to make it your own

Get inspired by these beautiful designs

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What’s great about Printful’s embroidered shirts

Premium quality products

Treat yourself to products that’ll look stunning wear after wear, wash after wash

Foolproof design process

Personalize store-quality clothing without prior design experience or expensive equipment

Reusable embroidery designs

Have your designs digitized—prepared for our embroidery machines—once and repurpose them for unlimited times

No order minimums

Get as many embroidered shirts as you like—order just one or buy in bulk and get a discount

Frequently asked questions

Make a name for yourself with embroidered shirts

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pale blue t-shirt with a design on it
a grey shirts with a yellow sun embroidery on the chest
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Cost-effective product

Use embroidery to level up simple designs and increase your product value

Loved by fashion-forward customers

Set your clothing brand up for success with an always-trending product

Durable designs

Boost your customer satisfaction with quality products and gain good reviews

Perfect for branded merch

Increase your brand awareness with embroidered logos on shirts and other apparel

How to design and sell embroidered shirts

Part 1
Choose a shirt

Pick from 15+ t-shirts and polos

Part 2
Create an embroidery design

Upload your design or create one with the free Design Maker

Part 3
Add it to your store

Put the shirt up for sale

Part 4
Grow your business

Focus on marketing your brand and we’ll take care of order fulfillment

Don’t leave your designs hanging by a thread

Follow our guidelines for the best embroidery results

embroidery guidelines

Use simple shapes with thick lines

Make sure your design complies with these rules:

  • Minimum thickness for shapes: 0.05″ (1.3 mm)
  • Text, logo, or simple graphic designs only
  • Up to 6 different colors per design

There are 15 different thread colors available, so check your options before you start designing.

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Avoid complicated designs

To ensure your embroidery design comes out neat, don’t use distressed textures and photos in your design.


Color gradients are now possible thanks to unlimited color embroidery. However, keep in mind that this technique is only available for Unisex Staple T-Shirt and the Classic Dad Hat.

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Have your designs digitized

Don’t worry—we’ll digitize all embroidery designs so that our equipment can process them. Digitization costs up to $6.50, and you can reuse the digitized file afterward at no extra cost.

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Ecommerce platform with everything you need to sell online.
etsy
A creative marketplace with over 80 million active buyers worldwide.
woocommerce
The simplest way to monetize blogs and websites built on WordPress.
wix
A platform with an intuitive drag and drop builder and 500+ customizable designer-made templates.
squarespace
A platform for visionaries with beautiful themes and an emphasis on mobile commerce
webflow
An ecommerce website builder with powerful design and marketing tools
ecwid
Ecommerce plugin for any website, marketplace, mobile app, or social network.
bigcommerce
Leading ecommerce website builder with everything you need to grow your business.
prestashop
An extremely customizable storefront with a thriving community.
amazon
The world’s most popular online marketplace.
tiktok
A marketplace on the fastest growing social media platform.
ebay
A well-known marketplace ideal as an additional selling channel.
bigcartel
The platform for creatives, independent artists and smaller businesses.
weebly
Ecommerce platform with drag & drop website builder and built-in marketing tools.
magento2
An open-source ecommerce platform designed for enterprises and ecommerce experts.
storenvy
An online storefront to tell the story of your brick & mortar store.
gumroad
An all-in-one solution to sell your work and grow your audience.
nuvemshop
The leading ecommerce platform in Latin America that helps build and grow successful online business.
shipstation
A workaround for integrating with Walmart, OpenCart, and many more.
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A platform for visionaries with beautiful themes and an emphasis on mobile commerce.
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An easy-to-use platform that specializes in managing all aspects of an ecommerce store.
Solution for any custom integrations with your website or app.

Check out the best-selling embroidered shirts

You’re in good company—here’s a word from our customers

Printful does all the hard work for me

Printful allowed me to start a business with zero capital in my spare time. It was easy to set up and Printful does all the hard work for me. All I have to do is supply the ideas and the traffic, then everything else is taken care of.

Dominic
Dogecore
Dogecore

Love the results!

I've only been using Printful for a few months and I'm already satisfied with the results. They are efficient, high quality, and they know exactly what they excel.

Devin Green
STYLE CLOTHING CO
STYLE CLOTHING

Great communication and transparency

Printful makes selling my products easy and efficient. There is great communication and transparency between all parties. Their integration with Shipstation allows me to work remotely and be away from my computer knowing my customers are being looked after.

Josje Leyten
Ramatree

Why sell embroidered shirts with Printful

Make life easier with an automated order flow—no more manual management

Run a store without managing inventory since we take care of production and shipping

Sign up for free and only pay for shipping and the items you actually sell

Strengthen brand awareness with custom labels, pack-ins, and other custom branding options

Reduce shipping times with global fulfillment and increase customer retention

Enjoy a quick setup and get everything started in a matter of minutes

Here’s some design inspiration you shouldn’t miss out on

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Frequently asked questions

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