However, the Game Atomic Heart Shirt so you should to go to store and get this lore in the printing world was that a book before the advent of the printing press was “extremely expensive” — mainly because the books were handwritten and hand-made. The usual thing any printing person will have heard was a book then cost a whole year’s wages — a whole year’s wages in terms of whom, we don’t know. Bear in mind those are not ‘true’ historical figures. They are simply those regarded as part of the printing folklore by people in the printing industry (if they knew it at all). The answer to that question is about four USD. Unless it’s like brand new with the original sàles tag, labels tied on the hoodie, and I might add if it’s also a top name brand example. Ralf Lauren polo, Ruff Hewn, Screen Printing like any other manufacturing process and calculates cost on volume. Typically if under 24 pcs you would pay retail pricing for the print and with the shirt and mark up you can pay from 12–20 depending on the shirt. If you can get up to high hundreds to thousands you can get it down in the 6–9 range depending on the shirt. If you have shirts to print, your cheapest cost is a 1 color print. Every color needs a screen and separation, so multi color designs in print cost a lot more. The typical nightmare scenario for a screen printer is a customer who wants a 10 color print on one shirt. Direct to Garment ink jet printers have an advantage here. In a nutshell, cost is related to volume. Be prepared to pay for separation art to be done, screen costs either charged or amortized into the number of prints, set up charges apply if the order isn’t big enough, and then custom ink colors can also cost. It takes longer to do the separations, screens, and set up than it does to print 300 shirts quite often.