Why personalized gifts make great presents

Why personalized gifts make great presents

Your best friend’s birthday is coming up… or maybe your wedding anniversary is around the corner and you’re trying to think of fun ways to tell him/her that they’re special. You’ve done it all before; from watches to chocolate covered anything and this time round, you want to do something extra special.  Personalized gifts are not only thoughtful, but they […]

Create A Tee Lingo

Create A Tee Lingo

You may have noticed some terms on our platforms that make you go The T-shirt industry has terms that not everyone may be privy to. Some of the words you come across are in the t-shirt industry lingo… others, we probably made up here at Create A Tee. We’d like to make life easier for you by starting off with […]

How to tell if an E-commerce website is Legit

How to tell if an E-commerce website is Legit

We all love shopping… at least most of us do; depending on what we’re shopping for. The introduction of e-commerce was such a convenient invention. Yaani you can just look for things online and they magically appear at your doorstep? It’s amazing, right?   As with all great inventions, there are 50 fakes. As convenient as online shopping may be, it […]

How to start a T-shirt Business: Picking a Niche

How to start a T-shirt Business: Picking a Niche

So you want to start a t-shirt line, or you have some art that you want to monetize through t-shirts.  That’s a good place to be.  Why?  Because t-shirts have become more popular as consumers, have become bolder in expressing their personalities, interests, and identities.  There is a move for people to accept who they are and we can see […]

3 Tips to build a sustainable wardrobe

3 Tips to build a sustainable wardrobe

Sustainable fashion is a term that is slowly creeping into the Kenyan market. We are becoming more and more conscious of the decisions we make that have a direct or indirect effect on the environment. The fashion industry accounts for 10% of global carbon emissions. That’s a scary thought right? In fact, it is the second-largest polluter in the world, […]

Why spend more on a T-shirt?

Why spend more on a T-shirt?

We are all consumers of different products, from the simplest basic item such as tomatoes to something as complex as a house.  But what makes you choose to buy tomatoes at Kshs.30 for 3 pieces from your mama mboga around the corner, or Kshs.80 a kilo from the grocery shops at the mall when you can get them at Kshs.20 […]

I’m no longer afraid to dance alone

I’m no longer afraid to dance alone

I’m no longer afraid to dance alone. I was sitting with a friend over coffee and shared the challenges I was facing.  If you’re at start-up stage like me, these problems sometimes appear to never end; and they often threaten your survival. She listened to me and decided to show me the strangest video.  To some, it could be hilarious. […]

What’s in your T-shirt ink?

What’s in your T-shirt ink?

Did you know that the ink that’s used on your t-shirt has a direct impact on the environment? Well, it does.  Back in the day, all that mattered was price, quality, and ease of use. With an increasingly aware society, the choices we make concerning the environment are now in high focus. Eco-friendly ink, although more expensive, is a value […]