Announcement We specialize in unique eco-friendly T-shirts, all imagined, drawn & hand-printed by us. - Natick Mall, Boston MA. Visit www.shopUni-T.com
We specialize in unique eco-friendly T-shirts, all imagined, drawn & hand-printed by us. - Natick Mall, Boston MA. Visit www.shopUni-T.com
- All 219
- Womens T-shirts 55
- Women's Long Sleeves 7
- Womens Tank Tops & More 20
- Mens T-shirts 37
- Men's Long Sleeves 7
- Graphic Hoodies 14
- Kids T-shirts 30
- Tote Bags & Backpacks 21
- Art Prints & Originals 15
- Original Art Jewelry 2
- Sale 8
Liraz Outlander on Feb 21, 2017
Great color, warm, cozy and it arrived in a timely manner.
Meghann Stamps on Feb 16, 2017
Needed a new yoga shirt. Often forget to breathe! Love the graphic.
Woo hoo, love the message! Great color. Soft and comfy.
Cool graphic. Great shirt. Love the he fabric.
Great shirt, great message, soft fabric!
T Shirt Designer and Whimsical Abstract Artist
Eujin Kim Neilan of Uni-T is a T-shirt designer, and published children's book illustrator from Boston. Her whimsical abstract art, along with her story book illustration and T-shirt designs appeal to any gender and culture of all ages. This is her story...
"My career kicked off after I finished MFA in illustration at the Academy of Art in San Francisco. For the Masters thesis project, I illustrated a children's book which was published after completion of my project. While I was raising two beautiful children I have published four more books which have received many recognitions and awards.
However, because of self publishing and digital downloads I could no longer just rely on book publishing business. So, in my home studio in Natick, Massachusetts I created many original designs for "Uni-T" line of hand-printed t- shirts. Starting local and small, they sold at farmers and flea markets and crafts fairs. I am so thankful to have had such an amazing reception.
Two years ago, I was contacted by a Group Business Development Representative for the Natick Mall, and was asked if I would be interested in running a cart to sell my books and t- shirts. I was a bit hesitant at first, given that I would have to compete with immense national chain stores. However, after I finally opened a kiosk I realized that many customers seem to be happy and inspired to see my local products at the Mall and felt good about supporting a small business while also being able to have a one-on-one conversation with the artist who made the products they are buying at the Mall. Running a cart was not an easy task given the nature of my business. After selling all day and coming home at 10:00 at night I had to silkscreen more shirts to replace my inventory. Also before I go to work in the morning I need to iron each shirt I made the previous night to set the ink. Somedays I had to work from 6:00 am to 1:00 am.
After working night and day, a kiosk in the Natick Mall soon turned into my very own store called Uni-T! It has been my dream to open a shop/art studio where I can create and sell at the same time. I have been always had this romantic idea of "make & sell". Now, with so much encouragement and support from the Natick Mall I am so thrilled that my dream came true. I was able to open a store where I can silk screen my shirts and paint. Customers will be able to see what it takes to make a product they buy.
Now, Uni-T has grown into an art gallery that contains the work of about thirty different local artists along with my clothing line, books, and original artwork. Uni-T is a beautiful shop that is worth checking out because it is a combination of many different talents, passions and creations in unity.
Just 3 years ago I was selling my shirts in the flea market, hoping not to lose $15.00 I paid for the space. There are so many great artist/artisans out there struggling to make a living from their incredible talent and effort. I am grateful to show it can be more than just a dream."
Eujin Kim Neilan
ARTICLE ABOUT EUJIN
Eujin Kim Neilan
Owner, Maker, Designer, Curator, Drawing, Printing, Photography, Graphic Designs, Visual Merchandising, Marketing, Sales
Shipper, Sales, Inventory Manager
Shipper, Sales, Customer Service
Assistant, Sales, Customer Service
- Accepts Etsy gift cards
Returns & exchanges
- Custom or personalized orders
- Digital downloads
- Intimate items (for health/hygiene reasons)
- To communicate with you about your order
- To fulfill your order
- For legal reasons (like paying taxes)