Band swag

Having created countless truckloads of band merchandise over the years, we’re in a pretty good position to recommend the brands and styles most likely to fly off your swag stand.  If this is all new to you, check out our Swag 101 page for advice on making the best use of your merchandise budget!

T-shirts:
Gildan Heavy (GD005: industry standard for rock, punk, folk, mainstream: vast colour range, great print surface)
Gildan Ultra (GD002: a slightly heavier version of the above, with an even more elaborate colour range)
Gildan SoftStyle (GD001: ringspun fabric, popular with indie, emo, Americana)

Women’s fitted t-shirts:
Gildan Heavy (GD006: a fitted version of the Heavy unisex t-shirt)
Gildan SoftStyle (GD072: a VERY fitted version of the SoftStyle unisex t-shirt – smaller than you expect!)

Hoodies:
AWDis Just Hoods pullover hoodie (JH001: well-constructed, modern cut, stacks of colours)
AWDis Just Hoods zip hoodie (JH050: as above, with a self-coloured zip)
Gildan Heavy Blend pullover hoodie (GD057: a long-standing popular option, even cheaper than AWDis)
Gildan Heavy Blend zip hoodie (GD058: as above, with a metal zip)

Tote bags:
Westford Mill shoulder tote bag (WM101: comes in bags (ahem) of colours, perfect for 12″ vinyl records)