Embroidered Polos?

Discussion in 'Suggestion Box' started by paul, Jun 14, 2004.

  1. Yes - I'd buy one

    61 vote(s)
  2. I think it's a good idea but I wouldn't buy it

    35 vote(s)
  3. No - stick to regular t-shirts

    35 vote(s)
  1. paul

    paul Staff Member Founder Administrator

    Jul 20, 2000
    For now I'm thinking of a bass clef with www.talkbass.com written underneath for the embroidery. 100% cotton pique polo. Thank you for your opinions! :)
  2. Happy MurphDay

    Happy MurphDay

    Mar 9, 2004
    Hey Paul, its a very good idea, you should buy about thirty or so and see how they sell, if they go quick, buy more if not you can just stop ordering them. i think people will buy them and its not like there eggs and can go bad, i would do a poll and see what is the majority shirt size, or see what size sells mosts of the regular tee's and stock the majority of polos with that size, and if worse comes to worse, you always will have an abundance of x-mas/birthday presents to give out
    good luck
  3. Happy MurphDay

    Happy MurphDay

    Mar 9, 2004
    ohh, and what color or paterns will they be?
  4. JMX

    JMX Vorsprung durch Technik

    Sep 4, 2000
    Cologne, Germany
    Can I have a T-shirt? I hate polos.
  5. Ericman197


    Feb 23, 2004
    I'd buy one. Personally, I'd prefer just a little bass clef. I know a few musicians in my area who'd go for something like that.
  6. I wouldn't mind having a t-shirt with a big ol' bass clef on the back!!
  7. thrash_jazz


    Jan 11, 2002
    Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Artist: JAF Basses, Circle K Strings
    Agreed, if it was just a bass clef I'd get one.
  8. Nick man

    Nick man

    Apr 7, 2002
    Tampa Bay
    I dont like polos but I do like this style:

  9. mark beem

    mark beem Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2001
    New Hope, Alabama
    I'd buy one.. Just don't forget us "economy sized" peeps... ;)
  10. Im not a polo kind of wearing guy honestly.

    However a soccer jersey (football for you Euros) with a bass clef in the center and on one sleeve would be cool.
    Example with the maiden soccer jersey's, cept replace Ed's face with Clef.

    Might be a bit expensive to make though i guess?
    Or how about those wristbands i emailed you about before Paul?
  11. Nick man

    Nick man

    Apr 7, 2002
    Tampa Bay
    I could pobably go with a wrist band.

    I know a lot of sweaty bassist would
  12. mark beem

    mark beem Gold Supporting Member

    Jul 20, 2001
    New Hope, Alabama
    "Work Shirts" and Jerseys are a good idea too..
  13. dace


    Dec 25, 2000
    sydney, australia
    i don't know about everyone else but i only wear polo shirts when i'm playing sports. i rarely ever wear it for casual clothing.
  14. HeavyDuty

    HeavyDuty Supporting Curmudgeon Staff Member Gold Supporting Member

    Jun 26, 2000
    Suburban Chicago, IL
    I wear polos every day to work, and would buy one in a heartbeat if the size and color were right.

    Suggestion: Land's End. They have a great corporate embroidery programs, and top-notch stuff for cheap. My work polos are about $30 each, and are nicer than my $75 polos.
  15. StrudelBass


    Jul 6, 2002
    I voted yes, but I wouldn't want a big bass clef smackdab in the middle of the shirt like on the T-shirts. I'd prefer a small one over the left boob :ninja: kind of like them polo shirts with the crocodile or golf guy on a horse (honestly don't know what those are). Oh yeah, I think it'd be cool if it said "badass" on the end of the sleeve or something.
  16. Kevin V

    Kevin V

    Mar 12, 2003
    Union, New Jersey
    With a dress code at school, I could always use some polos. I'd probably buy two - maybe more if I really liked them.

    Also, the simpler the polo the better.
  17. Nick Gann

    Nick Gann Talkbass' Tubist in Residence

    Mar 24, 2002
    Silver Spring, MD
    That is a polo player :D (polo player -> polo shirt)

    I voted yes :)
  18. I'll second that! Polos make my neck itch.
  19. lyle

    lyle Guest

    Jan 10, 2004
    Vernon, B.C. Canada
    not a polo fan but good idea. i would buy a baseball T with a bass clef on it. with the arms a different colour or somethin, you know. But im probably picking up one of them short sleevers soon so dont worry your getting my money any who.
  20. Matt Till

    Matt Till

    Jun 1, 2002
    Edinboro, PA
    It would cost more, but I think this would look slick on a polo shirt...