September 11th 2020 Darel Roa of Darel Roa Photography will be bringing you some tips and tricks to digital photography. Darel is a long time Edgewood business owner for over 45 years. Darel is a professional who adds heart, soul, joy, and inspiration to his images.
Referral Sender Episode 3 Pick Quick Burgers
The Referral Sender talks Pick Quick Burger History. Pick Quick was founded in 1949 in Fife, WA. Erik and Ken discuss Pick Quick and then get really hungry for lunch.
Referral Sender Episode 1 Ken Luce with Luce & Associates Law Firm
Referral Sender Episode 1 with Ken Luce of Luce & Associates Law Firm. Hosted by Erik Mickelson and Ken Bines
What are OSHA Compliant Safety Vests?
UC492 Safety Vest
About Erik Mickelson
ABOUT ERIK MICKELSON Erik Mickelson is a contributor and editor for the Apparel Graphic Academy blog. Currently, Erik is the Operations Manager for his family’s embroidery and direct-to-garment business. Erik grew up in the embroidery business with his father, Jim Mickelson, who founded Northwest Embroidery in 1977. Erik’s Education Undergraduate […]
Web stores for Company Apparel
6 Reasons Why Web stores are Important for your Company Reasons for choosing a company store from Northwest Custom Apparel Allows employer or employee committee to select apparel to be given to employees. Allows selection of custom logo for apparel Choose a custom logo for an event No requirement to […]
Passing the family embroidery business
A big problem with a family owned business is when is it the best time to pass the torch. There are two problems one being is the founder ready to give it up. Or is it too early to give it up. A goal with all entrepreneurs is to retire […]
Custom Embroidered Patches USA made
Embroidered patches Embroidered patches are a economical way to decorate a item of apparel. The use of patches was very big during World War II. Each unit from a corps to a platoon used embroidered patches to promote comrade and a sense of belonging. After the war the market for […]
Screen Printed T-Shirts add Value
T Shirt Quality There is a difference in tee shirt quality. Many manufacturers have introduced premium tee shirts which are a little finer, a little heavier and sized to fit. These are the styles that Northwest Custom Apparel offers its customers. The norm is now customers are asking for a […]
Direct to Garment printing problems
Direct to Garment printing problems. I am going to try and summarize some of the problems which do occur with DTG printing. Purchasing a DTG Printer One big problem is purchasing a machine which is designed for hobbyists. I won’t name them but you can figure out who they are […]