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#RTHoliday50 Contest
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#RTHoliday50 Contest

Real Thread is launching a special contest from December 3 - 19. Whoever creates the best design wins a run of 50 shirts. The design can utilize any ink or foil and is limited to an American Apparel 2001 shirt in asphalt.


1. Place your artwork on our flat or modeled asphalt American Apparel 2001 template to enter. Download the template here.

2. Upload your artwork to Twitter or Instagram.

3. Mention @realthread and use #RTHoliday50 to enter.

4. Tell your friends!

5. The Real Thread staff will choose a winner on Dec. 19th at 5:00pm.



- You can enter as many designs as you like

- Winner is chosen by the Real Thread staff

- Winner will need to provide AI or EPS file

- 1 Color Design

- 1 Location on the Shirt (front, back or sleeve)

- Must be done on Standard Print Size

- If you win, the shirts are completely free for you to use as you please.

- Final mockup will be provided for approval prior to being printed

- The design will be printed on an American Apparel 2001 asphalt shirt with your choice of ink or foil.

- Foil colors are only limited to gold, silver, red, purple, blue and black. See the colors here.

- Standard turnaround of 10 business days applies

- You may add printed tags or hem tags - standard cost apply

- Shirts are limited to sizes in extra small, small, medium, large and extra large.

- You may add other locations - standard cost apply for each additional location