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DESIGN CENTER

Photos Credit : Mathieu Charruau

Here, we walk you through the important steps involved in designing a kit, such as use of colors, logos.

 

The process can be a lot of fun as you watch your vision come to life, and our team of experienced designers will be closely involved every step of the way.

DESIGN GUIDE

TEMPLATES

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JERSEYS

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RUN TOPS

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BIBSHORTS

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BASELAYER

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OUTERWEAR

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TRI TOPS

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SPEED SUITS

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TRI SHORTS

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WARMERS

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MTB

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YOUTH

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TEES

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ACCESSORIES

 

ABOUT

COLORS

  • We are serious about color and take every step to ensure what you expect is what gets printed. 

  • Castelli allows for exact matches of any color you can come with. We don’t want to restrict your creativity. 

  • If you have a garment you want to match the colors of, you can send it to us. 

  • If not, choose colors from our colors chart or from a Pantone book. This ensures we are both referencing the exact same color to start the process. 

  • Don’t rely on what you see on screen to choose colors as it can vary from screen to screen and from screen to print. 

  • We are happy to offer a printed proof when deemed necessary.

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COLORS CHART

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  • Submit your logos and wordmarks in vector format (.eps, Adobe Illustrator, .ai, editable .pdf’s)

  • Vector art ensures we can scale and recolor them accurately in production. 

  • Raster images (.png, .jpg, .tiff) are not accepted. 

  • We will advise you about the minimum scale for line required and text to print legibly. 

  • Please make sure to read the logo user guide.

USING

LOGOS

LINE ART

PROCESS

  • If you have a designer, they can download our line art templates and place art directly on them.

  • If you don’t have a designer, no problem. Send us any inspiration or ideas you have. Even napkin sketches are welcome. Head up to our page Get Inspired if you want to take a glimpse of what other teams created. 

  • We will review everything sent and respond with designs on our line art templates with art and logo placement suggestions.

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The inspiration for kit design can come from just about anywhere, but sometimes the hardest part is simply finding a starting point. With that in mind, we’ve put together some pictures of some teams we worked with as inspirations. We hope it’s a useful jumping-off point that will help get you inspired, excited, and off to a great start.

GET INSPIRED

REVIEW,

REVISE & APPROVE

  • Look carefully over the designs and give us any feedback.

  • We strive to limit the revisions to 3 cycles to help expedite your order process.

  • After all, revisions are complete, we send the final design for your approval.

  • When you are satisfied with the final design, give us a thumbs up and we can get rolling into production as soon as possible!

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