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Work Shirts?

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by Randy Scott, Feb 6, 2001.

  1. Randy Scott

    Randy Scott LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,915

    Besides NEBS,(I already have their catalogs), where are some good places to get work shirts. You know, just a polo with company logo, or maybe a short-sleeve button up shirt. I can't really seem to find something I like. I think I'm being too particular but I'm fussy sometimes about clothes. Any suggestions would be appreciated.

  2. 1MajorTom

    1MajorTom Former Moderator
    Messages: 6,073

    <a href =http://service.bfast.com/bfast/click?bfmid=9631617&siteid=37615630&bfpage=home> http://www.wearguard.com</a>

    Or check locally. If you buy local, you will be able to see the shirts before you purchase them, not just looking at a catalog.

  3. Cutter1

    Cutter1 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,261

    They have a hanes outlet by my house, I go and buy a bunch and take them somewhere and hve a logo put on. Cheap way to do it and they are comfortable.
  4. KirbysLawn

    KirbysLawn Millenium Member
    Messages: 3,485

    I use a local embroidery (SP) shop. Very nice older ladies who do a great job.
  5. kutnkru

    kutnkru LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,662


    Do you know by chance if they are equipped to do embroidery on carhartt coats and such?? I have been looking for a place that can handle the heavier materials.

    Thanks for any assistance.
  6. GREG R

    GREG R LawnSite Member
    Messages: 105

    We have are carharts done at a local store ,so I know this can be done. I don't suggest button down shirts for mowing
    we have tried this and and the walkbehind handle alway seems to get caught in the front (where the it buttons up)
    and untucks your shirt, we use pocket t's and polos,in the fall and spring long sleeve t-shirts
    Just a thought
  7. Island Lawn

    Island Lawn LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 632

    I was thinking I could buy a couple of golf shirts,
    and a pack of permanent magic markers.

    As long as I keep moving,
    and at a distance,

    when its raining, at night,
    no one would know the difference!!
    I'm on a BUDGET!
  8. lawman

    lawman LawnSite Member
    Messages: 199

    Try a local print shop. The have catalogs to look through and then thay can screen print or embroide your logo on the shirt. This is what I had done and it looks great.
  9. KirbysLawn

    KirbysLawn Millenium Member
    Messages: 3,485

    I took an order by today and asked and she said that is a thick matieral and she would need to try it first, not sure.
  10. Vandora Lawn & Landscape

    Vandora Lawn & Landscape LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 386

    Definitely go local. The prices I was was quoted locally were 25-40% lower than NEBS. Plus I can see the product and work with the staff in person.

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