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Custom Embroidery and The History of the Hoodie

Custom Embroidery

The hoodie has been around for many years. It is most commonly known as a hooded sweatshirt. Most hoodies today include a muff sewn onto the front of the shirt and drawstrings for the hooded area. Many hoodies today include some form of customization like Custom Embroidery or Custom Screen Printing. Let’s dive into the hoodie.   What’s a muff? You might ask yourself, what is a muff? Muff is another word for handwarmer. These Read More […]

Tips For Choosing Embroidered Winter Gear For Your Employees

Embroidered Winter Gear

With the arrival of cool nights with temps dipping into the low 40’s now, winter is around the corner. Now is a good time to stop and evaluate the safety measures in cold weather for your employees. Employers should take steps to research and invest in PPE (Personal Protective Equipment). Here are tips for choosing the right Embroidered Winter Gear for your employees. Types of Winter Clothing When it gets cold, most people think about Read More […]

5 Tips For a Better Custom Screen Printed T-Shirt

Custom Screen Printed

T-shirt designs today are becoming more and more creative and popular. Whether you are an illustrator, graphic designer or a regular customer, the idea of creating your own t-shirt is kind of cool. However, the process for creating a custom screen printed t-shirt can be daunting when you think about it. Here are some tips to get the most out of your custom screen printed t-shirt design. 1 Take Your Time Don’t just wing it! Sketch Read More […]

Upper Valley Custom Embroidered Apparel: Keep Your Brand In Style

Upper Valley Custom Embroidered Apparel

Branded custom embroidered apparel is a great way to brand your business. Custom embroidered apparel and screen printed products are powerful marketing tools. Our staff at Top Stitch has been helping businesses, schools, and non-profits throughout the region with these tools. Here are three ways to promote your brand with Custom Embroidered Apparel in the Upper Valley. Internal Staff First look to your employees to promote your brand. No, you don’t have to get them out in Read More […]

20 Marketing Tips for Upper Valley Retail Stores & Service Businesses

Upper Valley

Small businesses owners can very easily get involved in the day-to-day operations of their retail store. Spending time brainstorming marketing and promotional ideas to increase sales can be time-consuming. Here are 20 marketing ideas for retailers in the Upper Valley. Create a company calendar with your store’s name on it. List the products or services that you offer on the back of your business card. Always carry business cards with you. Pass a prospect your Read More […]

5 Reasons Why You Should Wear Custom Embroidered Scrubs

Custom Embroidered Scrubs

If you happen to be a nurse or doctor in the Upper Valley region, chances are you might work at DHMC. You know wearing scrubs is the best thing ever while at work because they are comfortable. You don’t have to go to medical school to enjoy Custom Embroidered Scrubs. Yes, we are far from being medical professionals. As a Custom Embroidery shop located in the Upper Valley, we have worked with many medical professionals. Enough Read More […]

5 Reasons Your Company Should Have Custom Embroidered Outerwear

Custom Embroidered Outerwear

As the summer draws to an end, cooler weather will force your employees to start wearing outerwear. This is the perfect time to get custom embroidered outerwear for your staff. Why should you invest in custom embroidered outerwear you might ask? Here are the benefits of empowering your workforce. When you are managing a company you want your employees to promote your brand to the public, especially when on the job. One way to influence Read More […]

Custom Embroidery Tips for Back To School Apparel

Custom Embroidery

Did you know at the end of 2015 there were 50.1 million kids enrolled in public school in the United States? 4.9 million of those kids are high school students, and the rest are Pre-K to 8th grade. Why do we bring this up? At Top Stitch Embroidery we work with many of area schools in the Upper Valley region on Custom Embroidery projects. Schools like Hartford, Lebanon, Hanover, Woodstock, Kimball Union Academy, Cardigan Mountain School, Read More […]

Six Effective Uses of Custom Embroidery in Company Uniforms

Custom Embroidery

There are many benefits to having custom embroidery on your company uniforms. One is they add a special touch to your uniforms that make your employees stand out in the crowd. Here are six compelling reasons why you should use custom embroidery for your company uniforms. 1 Professionalism Custom embroidery, when stitched on a white cotton t-shirt, can say a lot about your business. Most businesses invest in quality materials such as polo shirts, button-up Read More […]

3 Promotional Marketing Ideas to Bring New Clients This Summer

Promotional Marketing

Are you experiencing a slump in sales this summer? Are you searching for new customers? Have you considered promotional products for your events, giveaways or just general branding? Here are three ideas to help you with Promotional Marketing this summer. 1 Why Promotional Products What are promotional products to begin with? Anything that you can print or custom embroider can become a promotional product. Most companies use a t-shirt, polo shirts, dress shirts, hats, pens, Read More […]