When it comes to basics and reliable blank t-shirt brand for screen printers, only one brand comes to mind: GILDAN. Gildan has been providing fashion forward designs and styles since 1984. As the leading blank apaprel brand, Gildan offers an unbeatable collecton of basics and casual essentials in every size, silhouette and color. From quality blank t-shirts and polo shirts to sweatpants and jackets — Gildan has it all. Not only that, they offer these styles in a variety of fabrications and is available for everyone in the family — men, women, unisex, kids, and even toddlers!
One of the most popular style is the Gildan Softstyle. Recetly, Gildan added a new style: The Gildan 67000 – Softstyle CVC T-Shirt. I know what you’re thinking, “Doesn’t Gildan already have a Softstyle shirt? What’s the difference between the two?” We’ll review the two styles: Gildan 64000 and Gildan 67000 — compare the two and see what makes these two Gildan Softstyle shirts different.
Gildan 64000 Softstyle T-Shirt
This Gildan 64000 Softstyle T-Shirt is made with 4.5 oz., 100% preshrunk ring spun cotton that is the perfect blend of comfort, softness and durability. It is semi-fitted with standard shoulder, curved closer to body armhole and shorter sleeve. This Gildan softstyle tee features high stitch density for smoother printing surface, 3/4″ double-needle topstitched collar, taped neck and shoulders, double-needle sleeve and bottom hems, and grey pearlized tear away label. This style is also available for women(64000L), youth(64500B), toddler(64500P) and infant(64ZEE). It’s avaialble in a varetiy of styles: long sleeve, pocketed tee, tank tops, etc. Looking for more Gildan shirt styles, see our previous blog — The Ultimate Gildan T-Shirt Styles Guide. The price points is $3.52 (from the tier pricing of 1-11 pieces). There are 64 colors to choose from. Below is Gildan softstyle t-shirt color chart:
The sizing comes in XS – 4XL. See below Gildan softstyle t-shirt size chart:
Gildan 67000 Softstyle CVC T-Shirt
This Gildan 67000 Softstyle CVC T-Shirt is made with 4.6 oz., 60% cotton and 40% recycled polyester. The CVC fabric is a blend of cotton and polyester with cotton making up over 50% of the blend. CVC shirts are breathable and soft, while offering durability that rivals pricier tri-blend options. It has a modern classic fit with dropped shoulder, slightly curved armhole, longer close to body sleeve, and wider hems. This Gildan softstyle CVC shirt features wicking properties keeping you dry and comfortable, high stitch density for smoother printing surface, 5/8″ seamed collar, taped neck and shoulders, double needle sleeve and bottom hems, quarter-turned to eliminate center crease, and tear away label. This style is also available for women(67000L). The price points is $4.64 (from the tier pricing of 1-11 pieces). Comes in 15 colors, below is Gildan softstyle CVC t-shirt color chart:
The sizing comes in XS – 3XL. See below Gildan softstyle CVC t-shirt size chart:
So, what’s the difference bewteen the two? The main difference is the fabrication. Gildan 64000 is made of 100% preshrunk ring spun cotton, while Gildan 67000 is made of 60% cotton and 40% recycled polyester. Gildan 64000 is available in more colors than Gildan 67000. Gildan 64000 has the sizing for men, women, youth, and infants, while the CVC shirt is only available in adult sizes at the moment.
For more information on all of Gildan’s collections, you can review our extensive (and helpful) Gildan T-Shirt Styles Guide!