The history of the custom t-shirt and where it started

08 May: The Evolution of The T-Shirt

It may be hard to believe, but t-shirts weren’t always in style. Back in the day, our grandparents were rocking 5 piece suits and dresses and skirts. We thought it would be fun to learn a little bit more the history of the t-shirt and follow it’s evolution into our every day style. This staple item is owned by just about everyone—whether it’s that Fruit of the Loom 3-pack variety you picked up from Target, the shirt you got for running a 5K, or even a graphic logo tee that say “Horn if you’re honky” (Thanks, Abercrombie & Fitch)—but that wasn’t always the case.