This Supply Chain Makes Products for
TS Designs uses this supply chain to produce t-shirts for custom print and dye customers nationwide. You can request a quote for your own custom printed t-shirts at tsdesigns.com.
Key Info About Your Shirt
Miles Dirt-to-Shirt(as the crow flies)
certified organic cottongrown in the USA
Your shirt was made from 100% certified organic cotton grown in Nashville, NC.
This supply chain is designed to provide the most sustainable apparel possible, using the most environmentally-friendly materials available from only US sources.
You can view the organic certificate(s) for this supply chain below:
Meet the Makers of Your Shirt!
Carolina Precision ConsultingCotton Farm
|Location||5801 Taylors Store Road, Nashville, NC, United States|
Mary is the consultant in charge of facilitating the organic cotton farming project here in NC. She works with multiple farmers to produce certifiable organic cotton.
Whitakers GinCotton Gin
|Location||U.S. 301, Whitakers, NC 27891, United States|
Hill SpinningYarn Spinner
|Location||Hill Spinning Mill, 602 Davidson Street, Thomasville, NC, United States|
Hill Spinning is a family owned and operated spinning mill that specializes in spinning cotton yarn. Hill’s operational philosophy is simple but effective: buy good cotton and don’t screw it up.
Mark Leonard is a 3rd generation owner of Hill. He believes in a slow, paced, deliberate approach to cleaning and spinning, which produces a high quality, even, strong, but still very soft yarn.
Professional Knitting IncFabric Knitter
|Location||1203 Old North Main St, Clover, SC, United States|
MoCaro Dyeing and FinishingFabric Finisher
|Location||2201 Mocaro Drive, Statesville, NC, United States|
MoCaro Dyeing and Finishing was started in 1992, and specializes in finishing circular knit fabrics, from standard cotton to specialized flame retardant or infrared blocking materials.
One of 5 owners of MoCaro, Kenny spends most of his time managing the manufacturing floor.
Carolina Cotton WorksFabric Finisher
|Location||Carolina Cotton Works Inc, 14 Commerce Drive, Gaffney, SC, United States|
Eagle SportswearCut / Sew
|Location||10447 S Nash St, Middlesex, NC, United States|
Mortex Apparel was founded in 1984 by Ed Morrell, Brian’s father. It caters largely to the college market, delivering a quality product quickly and efficiently.
In 2005, Ed and Brian took a leap of faith and began working with TS Designs on its then-experimental organic cotton project, what has now become TSD’s flagship product: the TSD Organic t-shirt line.
Since then, TSD and Mortex have become partners in their sustainable mission, including Cotton of the Carolinas.
TS DesignsPrint / Dye
|Location||TS Designs, 2053 Willow Springs Lane, Burlington, NC, United States|
TS Designs is a screen printing business founded in 1977 by Tom Sineath.
Once catering to the big apparel brands (Nike, Tommy, Polo, GAP, etc.), TS Designs changed its business model and mission after seeing the destructive effects of NAFTA and globalization on its industry.
TSD now provides unique, American-made printed t-shirts, including Cotton of the Carolinas, a shirt grown and made entirely in North and South Carolina.