T-Shirt Crowdfunding Site TeePublic Funds 22 Designs In Its First Week

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http://techcrunch.com – Apparently, starting one popular T-shirt website wasn’t enough for Josh Abramson. Last week Abramson, who previously co-founded the jokey T-shirt retailer BustedTees, launched TeePublic, which is basically a Kickstarter for T-shirts. Users can pledge to buy designs that they like, and if a shirt gets at least 30 people to fund it, then TeePublic will print it and continue to sell the shirt indefinitely. Shirts cost $20, of which $5 goes to the designer. Older sites have taken steps in this direction. Most notably, there’s Threadless, where people submit their designs and people vot (IT news)