If you’re looking to design your own t-shirts or clothing for sale online, why not have the hard work done by someone else? Out of all of your ecommerce options, Shopify provides an awesome platform for exactly this.

I have checked out everything Shopify has to offer and have picked out the best free t-shirt printing, fulfillment and drop-shipping apps for the Shopify platform.

The majority of these tshirt printing apps for Shopify will completely automate the process of ordering, fulfillment and drop-shipping your tshirts–so you can sit back and work on your marketing and new awesome designs. The vast majority have no minimum order and no charge to use the Shopify app as they make money per sale, rather than directly from you.

If you’re looking to set-up your own t-shirt or clothing brand and sell online, I’ve been through all of your best options and collated them into an awesome list, there are 3 things which you need:

  • A Hosting Platform
  • A Theme or Design
  • A Fulfillment Partner

Hosting

This is easy, you can go one of two routes; self-hosted (using a regular hosting company and building your site), or you can use an ecommerce platform which has been tailor made to be able to sell any product. Can you guess which one I’d recommend? The latter, unless you want to spend months building and maintaining a website and server. Shopify also handles your customer’s payments / cards etc, relieving you of another burden.

Website Themes

When it comes to web design, this is made really easy as there are a number of free and premium themes you can apply to your website. Shopify makes it really easy indeed. Here’s a rundown of a few fashion themes.

Simple (Light Style)

A clean and minimal theme, perfect for showcasing products

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This fashion store theme is available from Shopify, and it features minimal styling, search engine optimization, clean design, multiple child themes, and more.

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Fashionopolism (Empire Style)

A sophisticated style for stores with impactful imagery and multiple collections

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This fashion store theme is available from Shopify, and it features multiple styles, search engine optimization, video embedding, and more.

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This theme contains 4 styles, click to see them.

Mr Parker (Wardrobe Style)

Great for showcasing multiple featured collections

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Mr Parker is a fashion store theme which features multiple child themes, search engine optimization, and more.

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Icon (Dolce Style)

Perfect for visually striking brands with image-focused content

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Icon, available from Shopify, is a fashion store theme which features differing styles, search engine optimization, parallax elements, and more.

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This theme contains 3 styles, click to see them.

Flow (Byron Style)

A sharp, minimalist design that puts your products front and center

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This fashion store theme is available from Shopify, and it features differing styles, masonry layouts, minimal styling, a grid layout, search engine optimized code, video embedding functionality, and more.

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Testament (Genesis Style)

Ideal for stores with large imagery and featured collections

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This fashion store theme is available from Shopify, and it features video integration, search engine optimization, differing styles, and more.

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Envy (Stockholm Style)

A clean style ideal for regular promotions and featured products

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Envy, available from Shopify, is a fashion store theme which features search engine optimization, clean design, multiple child themes, and more.

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Weekend (Outdoors Style)

A grid-style theme that lets your product imagery shine

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Weekend, available from Shopify, is a fashion store theme which features features a grid layout, search engine optimized code, differing styles, and more.

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Fulfillment Partners

There are a ton of fulfillment partners within the Shopify ecosystem, here is a run-down of just a few of them.

Printful

White label shirt printing & fulfillment

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This ecommerce app is available from Shopify.

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CustomCat Fulfillment

Huge array of custom products

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CustomCat Fulfillment, available from Shopify, is a ecommerce app which features flat design aesthetics, and more.

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Teescape Fulfillment

Printing and fulfillment services

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Teescape Fulfillment is available from Shopify.

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Scalable Press

Print tshirts, sweatshits, mugs, phone cases & more!

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This is Scalable Press, it is available from Shopify.

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SEMBLY

print & ship shirts

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This ecommerce app is available from Shopify.

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Inkthreadable

On-Demand Shirt Printing

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Inkthreadable is available from Shopify.

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StartupThreads

Print and dropship your shirts

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StartupThreads, a ecommerce app, is available from Shopify.

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Fulfillment By Teespring

Printing and fullfillment services

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This is Fulfillment By Teespring, it is available from Shopify.

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Print Aura

T-Shirt Fulfillment Made Easy

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Print Aura, available from Shopify, is a ecommerce app which features dark color options, and more.

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Pressera

Printing and Shipping with Fast Turnaround

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Pressera is a ecommerce app which features WooCommerce integration, and more.

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If you end up using any of these apps or themes, please let me know in the comments! 🙂