Thread's Not Dead: Hardcover Book


Thread's Not Dead: The Designer's Guide to the Apparel industry is the first book written and published by Jeff Finley. This is the hardcover version of the popular ebook available at

NOTE: This book is printed on-demand and has a 5-7 day turnaround time not including shipping. If you want it faster, you can order from Amazon or B&N.

This book is "the ESSENTIAL strategy guide for dominating the t-shirt design business," says Jeffrey Kalmikoff, former CCO of

Book description:

What if the most prolific and influential people in the modern t-shirt design scene got together and discussed everything they wish they knew when they started? That's exactly what we have here. Thread's Not Dead is the essential strategy guide to the t-shirt design business. Written by successful graphic designer and diy entrepreneur Jeff Finley of the creative agency Go Media. Learn the secrets and strategies employed by the industry's most successful indie apparel designers and brands. Whether you want to design merchandise for your favorite bands and indie clothing companies or start your own fashion brand, this book has it all. Its goal is to help you dominate the apparel industry. Key topics include design, freelancing, band merchandise, personal branding, marketing, sales, printing & production, retail, business strategy, and e-commerce. Featuring contributions from the people behind Threadless, Emptees, DesignByH├╝mans, Big Cartel, I Am The Trend, Go Media, Jakprints, Glamour Kills, Paint the Stars, Cure Apparel, Fright-Rags, and more!