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Custom woven & printed main labels for clothing brand

Main labels are brand logo labels and woven & printed clothing labels & tags that show brand logos & names, size for shirts, jeans, bags, scarves, towel, etc.  And we usually sew it to the bottom of the back collar of the top, or at the inner back seam of the bottoms. In addition, the main labels are small marks on clothing or bags. They Indicate that the clothing is a brand produced by this company. So, main labels can display your brand and promote it.

Now many labels can be made of eco-friendly materials. And the main label is softer and more comfortable. This is in line with the current fashion trend of health, comfort, and simplicity! In general, there are 4 main categories of labels in clothing. That is woven main labels, size labels, neck labels, and wash care labels. But, main labels are indispensable. The labels are really can be a good advertisement for your brand!

Woven or printed brand main label design

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Many brands will design and customize their own brand logos. For example, we are familiar with Off-White™, ZARA, H&M, Nike, Levi’s, LV (Louis Vuitton), Balenciaga, Gap, etc. Beautifully designed and creative main labels with logos will surely attract more customer attention. It can be a combination of English letters, a number, or a pattern. And it can also be a combination of numbers and letters, etc. A label with a brand logo that looks simple and catchy to read will penetrate into the subconscious of consumers. Invisibly, it will play a role in brand promotion.

Types of main labels for clothing brand

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Woven main label

A woven main label is common in the apparel label industry. Materials are cotton, ribbon, silk, taffeta, polyester, blended fabrics, etc. Besides, there are 3 main types, that are damask, satin, and crochet woven main labels. It is ideal for outerwear, jackets, jeans, wool coats, etc.


Printed main label

Printed main labels include ribbon, cotton, satin, nylon, polyester taffeta, or canvas materials. It uses screen printing or digital printing. Then, it has rich beautiful colors, high definition. Moreover, these printed labels have a faster turnaround time than woven labels.

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2D heat transfer main label

2D heat transfer main label transfers the label to T-shirts, underwear, and other clothing. This kind of label type has a large output and low price. And it is more convenient to operate than sewing labels. And make 1mm thick 3D silicone labels suit for pants, socks, and bags.

How to design your own main labels and choose size for clothing?


Shirt or T-shirt main label

The main label’s logo design on a shirt or T-shirt includes the brand logo. Yet, some will mark the size, care symbols, maintenance, etc. Then, sew or heat transfer it to the back collar of the shirt. Generally, in order not to irritate the neck, soft cotton or heat transfer labels are used. So, common sizes include 2*1.5cm, 2*2.5cm, 3*1cm, 4*1cm, 4*1.5cm, 5*1.5cm, 6*1.5cm…


Coats, jeans jackets main label

The outerwear of main labels usually uses damask, satin woven label, or printed labels. Moreover, damask woven label looks upscale and has fine workmanship. It clearly shows the brand logo and its details. Also, it feels soft and smooth without irritating the skin. Common sizes are: 2*4cm, 2*5cm, 1.5*5cm, 2*6cm, 3*6.5cm, 4*6.5cm, 2*7cm, 3*7cm, 4*6cm, 4*7cm, 1.5*8cm…


Children’s clothing main label

It uses more printed labels. And 100% cotton labels are better. Because it’s soft and comfortable without irritating the skin. Second, children’s clothing has a short service life and does not require high color fastness. Third, printed labels are more economical than woven labels. Common sizes are: 1*3cm, 1.5*3cm, 1.5*4cm, 1.5*5cm, 2*6cm, 2*6cm, 2*7cm, 3*5cm, 3*6cm, 4*6cm, etc.

Difference between main labels VS size labels, neck labels, wash care labels?

  1. The main labels are usually sewn in the middle of the back collar with the brand name or LOGO of the clothes.
  2. A size label is a label of different sizes. Some are combined with the main label. And we sew some next to the main label. While some are sewn on clothes or waist labels.
  3. Neck labels print, woven, or heat transfer logo, the size on clothing neckline & waistband.
  4. We place wash care labels on the back collar of the garment. Sometimes, we place it under or beside the main label on the back waist, or at the side seam. Meanwhile, there are laundry wash symbols on it.

How to customize the main labels with brand logos?


Sample proof

We negotiate the sample details and quote the price at your request. After confirming the price and you pay according to PI, we will make samples as needed and the sampling time is 7-15 days.

Get a quote

Contact and send us your label logo or design draft. But, if not, we offer free design. Then, tell us your quantity, size, color, etc. Then, we will quote you the best price.

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We deliver your parcel and pack the label at your request to avoid damage during transportation.

Bulk production

We will strictly follow the sample quality standards for bulk label production and check the final quality.

fold options of clothing labels

Label Fold Options

Manhattan fold labels, Mitre or centerfold labels, End fold labels, Straight cut, Die-cut labels, Loop fold labels, etc.


–The button price depends on your custom size, color, technics, and quantity. So, you can send us your design art file, we make a free design for you.

–Bulk goods are about 10 to 20 days. Shipping time is 3-6 business days by express.

–Pls, send us vector logo files, like PDF, AI, ESP, CDR, or original files from PSD. If you have no art file, we offer free design for you.

–Yes, you can. Our samples are free, you just need to pay the shipping cost.

  • Send us your artwork in CDR, ESP, AI, or PDF format;
  • Tell us the size, color, material, quantity you need, and other requests;
  • Our button expert will give you the price and invoice, and you pay;
  • You confirm the design;
  • We arrange bulk production and Shipping;

Besides main Labels, we also supply other types of clothing labels:

Gallery of Main Labels | brand project samples

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