Our Top Secret List

Branded Product Resources

Our tried and true favorites based on best quality for the price. Many of them offer free swatches and product samples, too. There's no commission in it for us, but tell 'em we sent you because we love them!



Indigo Ink — digital printing
Fireball Printing — digital & offset printing
Moo — digital printing
Printrunner — digital printing
Paper Meets Press — letterpress printing
Gingerly Press — letterpress printing
Almanac Industries** — letterpress printing

Printing (on Textiles)*

Awesome Dudes Printing — screenprinting
Unique Impressions — screenprinting


Image360 — sign printing
Super Signs** — sign painting (Philly)

Branded Specialty Items

Envelopes.com** — envelope printing
For Your Party — matchbook printing
Sticker Mule — sticker & tape printing
MPix — photo printing
Indigo Ink — promotional products printing
Printrunner — promotional products printing
Boxed Sourcing — promotional products
Busy Beaver — buttons
RubberStamps.net — rubber stamps
Paper Source — custom embossers
Lumi** — shipping & supplies printing

Packaging Printing

Your Box Solutions — box printing
Taylor Box** — packaging printing
Frontier Label — label printing
Packlane** — box printing
Noissue — tissue paper printing

Blank Items

OnlineLabels.com — blank labels
Papermart — boxes & packing supplies
Paper Presentation — envelopes
Paper Source — envelopes
SKS — empty bottles & containers

Stock Photos

CreateHerStock — free & paid (WOC!)
Kaboom — free
Nappy — free (POC)
Pexels — free
Pixabay — free
Shutterstock — paid
Unsplash — free

*My favorite tees and my favorite hoodies. Touch base with your screenprinter before purchasing the products you want printed because most printers require you order products through them.

**I have not used this company, but have heard good things about it.

Need Some Help?

Figuring out the right printer, the right product, and the right stock is a time-consuming task, and it's taken us 12+ years of building our knowledge about the best way to do things. And we're still learning!

If you're a past branding client of ours and you have a quick question, shoot us an email and if it's a quick answer, we're happy to share our knowledge.

If your question is a little more in-depth, or you're overwhelmed and want some help using the exact right files, sizing it properly, uploading it, placing your order, etc. — we're happy to help you do that for a small fee.

Shoot us an email:


Companies We Avoid

We avoid the following companies due to their overt contributions to political agendas such as broad access to assault weapons, anti-Planned Parenthood, and anti-LGBTQIA:

ULINE — read more

Please let us know if you learn of others!


Stuff I currently use

Apps & Software

Many of these are free or have free plans


Acuity Scheduling App (affiliate link)

Adobe Creative Cloud Design Software

Boomerang for Gmail Plugin for Email Reminders & Scheduling

Google My Business Enhance Your Google Business Listing

Gusto Payroll (affiliate link)

Hashtag Expert for IG Phone App

Mailchimp Email Marketing Service

Planoly Visual Instagram Scheduler (affiliate link)

Quickbooks Accounting & Bookkeeping

Squarespace Web Building & Hosting

Zapier Automated Web Application Integrations

I get a small bonus if you use my affiliate links,
but it doesn’t cost you any extra to use them.