July 15th, 2014Express yourself with a T-shirt
One item of clothing apparel that will never go out of style is the t-shirt. Once warn as a men’s undergarment, t-shirts have had their fair share of trends. Screen printing on T-shirts first became popular in the 1950’s. The 60’s made tye die t-shirts popular. The 70’s brought the ringer shirt and the 80’s brought us a wide selection of t-shirts used for personal expressions as well as crop shirts.
By the late 1990s, crop tops had become so mainstream that many schools- including my daughter’s began banning the garment in their dress code. The 90’s introduced us to Hypergrafix t-shirts and everyone I knew had at least one B.U.M. equipment shirt in their dresser drawer. Layering your t-shirt became a fashion statement in 2000. As far as trends go, the t-shirt will never be out of style.
Since first introduced in the the 1980s, T-shirts have flourished as a form of personal expression. Continuing as a trend into summer 2014, clever word-plays, political messages and attitude filled comments are still seeing there way onto t-shirts. Read more…