Welcome to What We’re Reading, your weekly reading list featuring the best, most interesting, and most entertaining stories, articles, posts, and videos from around the decorated apparel world. Highlights from the round-up this week include a guide to creating an underbase, Disney goes high-end couture, and more.

Plus, read all about how this Colorado apparel decorator serves the college community.

Registration for PRINTING United Expo is Now Open!

In case you missed the announcement, it’s time to register for the PRINTING United Expo.

U.S. Apparel Resale to Double in Next Five Years, Fueled by Retailers and Brands

As consumers continue to educate themselves on sustainability, secondhand clothing is projected to become even more popular.

Running Apparel Has Gone High-Tech — and These Tights Are Proof

Who says technology can’t cross into the world of apparel? The evolution of fitness apparel is a prime example of that.

A Guide to Creating an Underbase in Adobe Illustrator

The underbase is a crucial part of the screen-printing process; do you know how to do it?

Disney Goes Lux with a Limited-Edition House of Givenchy Apparel Collection

What do you get when you mix one of the world’s most iconic entertainment companies with high couture?

Epson Celebrates 80 Years in Business by Opening Epson Museum Suwa

The two-part museum, which consists of a renovated Monozukuri Museum and a new Memorial Hall, will give visitors a chance to learn about Epson’s history and products from the past.

All About All-Over Screen Printing

Explore new technology, manufacturing, tools, and resources to help move the world of fashion and textiles forward in an eco-friendly way.

The Current Landscape of Antimicrobial Fabrics

Interest in antimicrobial fabrics and coatings surged at the start of the pandemic, but what is the state of this market today?

Make sure you check back each week for an updated What We’re Reading list. Got a news tip or interesting story? Hit us up at cgreen@napco.com.