Cape Breton Printing Blog

Articles about Screen Printing, Cape Breton, Local Business, Apparel and Art.

How to fold a tshirt in 2 seconds.

How to fold a t-shirt in 2 seconds

How to fold a t-shirt in just 2 seconds! Check out this video if you want to learn how to properly fold a t-shirt in under 2 seconds.   Click that? It’s just a screenshot, dummy The video is loading below.

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Childs play Pitbull Chucly

Totally unique masks made in your pets (and more) likeliness, oh yeah!

INTRODUCING, LATEX MASKS.   Our very brief hunt to have a latex mask created that looks like our best friend Lucy, ended up bringing us some pretty cool results.  So cool that we’re taking it further and offering these 100% original masks to our customers. This particular mask was made to place on human mannequins. It’s just our weird way of promoting the higher end

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SCREEN PRINTING WORKSHOP at New Dawn. Sydney, Nova Scotia

Navigate Startup – Startup house located in Sydney, Nova Scotia

We stumbled upon something pretty cool last night. Navigate Startup is a startup house located in Sydney, designed to help new and upcoming local businesses. Taken from their website @ navigatestartup.com “Navigate is more than a workspace — our events and programming foster meaningful relationships that are supportive and inspiring, building an impactful entrepreneur-led community that celebrates creativity, risk-taking, and collaboration. Startup

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Introducing Special Blend long & short sleeve tees from Independent Trading Co.

Introducing Special Blend long and short sleeve tees from Independent Trading Co.

Lead the pack, be the alpha.   One of our favorite apparel brands here at Pitbull Printing is, Independent Trading Co.   Independent provide some really great clothing (specializing in fleece & hoodies) to many of the well known skateboard / snowboard / surf brands. The brands that work with Independent choose them for a good reason… Well, they now have a new line of Special Blend t-shirts &

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Breton Brewing soft tees!

Breton Brewing soft tees!

Do you love beer & Cape Breton as much as we do? If so, hop on over (see what we did there?) to Breton Brewing Co. for some delicious beer, brewed locally by a company who is as passionate and driven as we are. They have a really nice spot located at 364 Keltic Drive, Sydney, you can look through

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Highlanders Basketball Team Apparel

#FEARTHECAPE – Cape Breton Highlanders

#FEARTHECAPE – Cape Breton Highlanders Things are coming along great for our very own Cape Breton Highlanders basketball team. We just dropped off a few more shirts to these fine chaps, give them your support! Making a professional basketball team right here in Cape Breton is a huge task and they’re just killing it so pay attention and check them out.

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Custom made banners in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia.

Custom banners and signs.

Did you know that we also design and provide outdoor banners like this one? No? Well now you do, and knowing is half the battle. Here is a quote from our customer who ordered the banner. Danny, The kids, parents and our executive LOVED IT. One of the more creative kids on my all star team said “That’s not a banner….that’s a

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Ger er done! Cape Breton

Get er done event Cape Breton

GET ‘ER DONE! Click here to save your seat. The event to be held on Saturday, October 1st is a free half-day forum for an authentic, interactive, and meaningful conversation about the future of Cape Breton Island. No political agendas. No propaganda. No spin. Just the facts about our community’s challenges and opportunities for success and how we can take action

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What are Textiles and Fibers

Textiles and Fibers: A Brief Overview

Textiles and Fibers: A Brief Overview   f someone asked you about human history, textiles probably wouldn’t be your first choice of topic. Yet they are among the oldest and most important innovations in the human race. Textiles drove some of the earliest trade markets in the history of civilization, largely due to their wide range of potential uses. They

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The ultimate color combinations cheat sheet

Finding a correct color combination is one of the most important steps in designing a stylish and holistic look. This is why we’re offering you this cheat sheet, so you’ll always hit the bullseye when choosing clothes and interior decor. Scheme № 1: A complementary combination Complementary (also known as supplementary or contrasting) colors are colors that sit opposite of each other on the Itten color circle. The combination of such colors creates a vivid

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Gildan to acquire Peds

Gildans’ buying spree continues..

Gildan just announced purchase of socks company Peds for $55 million USD This comes on the heels of their acquisitions in the past few years of Anvil, Comfort Colors, New Buffalo Shirt Company, and most recently Alstyle Apparel. Peds was in the news recently for “reshoring” some of their knitting. They brought some manufacturing back from overseas to North Carolina by

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