Industrial Workwear Buyers Guide: Custom Work Uniforms & Gear

Workwear is arguably the most important kind of clothing around. After all, in enables us to get things done safely and comfortably. At least that's the case when you have the right work uniforms. We've got you covered on the best custom logo workwear from all the top brands, so you can rest easy knowing your team has everything they need to get the job done.

Custom Logo Workwear Buyers Guide

Best Workwear Brands for Your Logo

When it comes to custom workwear, you need a brand that you can trust. Your workwear has to be tough and durable, while being comfortable enough to work in all day long. That's why we're making it possible to customize workwear from all the top brands like Carhartt, Dickies, Under Armour, Nike, and Helly Hansen.

Carhartt Corporate Logo   Dickies Corporate Logo   Under Armour Corporate Logo   Red Kap Corporate Logo   Bullwark Corporate Logo   Nike Corporate Logo   OccuNomix Corporate Logo   Eddie Bauer Corporate LogoHelly Hansen Corporate Logo   Dri-Duck Corporate Logo   Woolrich Corporate Logo   OGIO Corporate Logo   Flexfit Corporate Logo   Bucket Boss Corporate Logo   CornerStone Corporate Logo   Patagonia Corporate Logo

Top Custom Work Shirts

What is it that makes a great work shirt? The best custom work uniform shirts have to be tough enough to withstand scratches and scrapes, yet breathable enough to keep you cool under the collar while you're working hard. It's also a plus for your custom work shirts to be stain resistant and wicking as well. All things considered, here are our picks for the top custom work shirts.

Dickies Short Sleeve Work Shirt

These Dickies work shirts are made from a moisture-wicking, ultra breathable cotton poly blend that's designed to keep your cool and dry when you're working hard. They're the perfect work shirts for working indoors or in a garage.

Dickies Men's Light Blue 5.25 oz. Short-Sleeve Work Shirt Dickies Men's Charcoal 5.25 oz. Short-Sleeve Work Shirt

Ideal for: Automotive Mechanics, Electricians, Plumbers, Custodians, HVAC Technicians, Manufacturing.

Custom Red Kap Ripstop Crew Shirt

This classic mechanic uniform shirt is made for auto repair. That's because they are comfortable, breathable, have covered buttons, and deliver a professional look at a discount price. Just add your embroidered logo and you've got your brand new mechanic uniforms.

 Red Kap Men's Charcoal/Royal Short Sleeve Ripstop Crew ShirtRed Kap Men's Black Short Sleeve Solid Ripstop Shirt

Ideal for: Automotive Mechanics, Electricians, Plumbers, Custodians, HVAC Technicians, Manufacturing.

Under Armour Men’s Locker Tee

When it's hot outside those thick cotton work shirts can feel heavy and stifling. That's when custom work t-shirts like the Under Armour Locker Tee come in especially handy. Just add your custom screen printed corporate logo and make these your new warm weather work uniforms for your whole staff.

 Under Armour Men’s Hi-Vis Locker Tee

Ideal for: Construction Workers, Warehouse Staff, Farmers, Ranchers, Lumberjacks, Manufacturing.

Carhartt Workwear Pocket T-Shirt

Built for maximum comfort and maximum functionality, the Carhartt Workwear Pocket Tee is the perfect everyday work shirt. It's got a handy chest pocket on the left side, leaving a very natural open space on the right chest that's perfect for a screen printed logo.


Ideal for: Construction Workers, Carpenters, Warehouse Staff, Farmers, Ranchers, Manufacturing.

Best Custom Safety Apparel & Gear

Looking for top of the line High Visibility and Flame-Resistant clothing? You’re in luck! We made another buyers guide dedicated to helping you choose the best and safest custom logo safety gear for your team. Just click on the image below to find the perfect FR and Hi Vis clothing for your business!


Best Custom Work Jackets

People ask a lot of their industrial work jackets. They need to be warm enough to work outside in cold, winter conditions. However, they also need to be able to breathe so you don't overheat. Oh, and of course they need to be able to take a beating in the form of scratches, snags, stains, and more.

Custom Carhartt Shoreline Jacket

There's nothing better than the Carhartt Shoreline Jacket when the weather starts acting up while you're at work or on the go. These custom jackets are waterproof, wind resistant, and still somehow breathable. Doesn't get much better than that.

Carhartt Men's Olive Shoreline Jacket

Ideal for: Farming, Construction, Ranching, Hunting, Landscaping, Forestry Workers, Lumberjacks.

Custom Carhartt Thermal Lined Duck Active Jacket

When you think of custom work jackets, there's a good chance that the Carhartt Duck Active Jacket is the first thing that comes to mind. These cold weather work uniform jackets have been a workwear staple for years due to their ability to provide warmth and comfort without sacrificing durability.

 Carhartt Men's Brown Quilted Flannel Lined Duck Active Jacket

Ideal for: Farming, Construction, Ranching, Hunting, Landscaping, Forestry Workers, Lumberjacks.

Custom Helly Hansen Hi Viz Alta Point Jacket

Staying safe means staying visible when you work around roadways or around heavy machinery, but sometimes it's just too cold for a standard safety vest. That's where these high visibility jackets from Helly Hansen come into play.

 Helly Hansen Men's Hi Viz Yellow Alta Polit JacketHelly Hansen Men's Hi Viz Yellow Alta Polit Jacket Back

Ideal for: Traffic Control, Road Workers, Heavy Machinery Operators, First Responders, Railway Workers.

Best Custom Work Vests

Whether you're using them for extra warmth, extra storage, or extra visibility, custom embroidered work vests make a great addition to any workwear collection. Here are our top work vest picks.

Custom Carhartt Duck Vests

These custom logo work vests are especially ideal for the fall and early spring when it's a bit too warm for your work jacket but a bit too cool for just a work shirt. Plus, they look great with an embroidered logo and do an awesome job protecting your clothing from snags and stains.

 Carhartt Men's Carhartt Brown Duck VestCarhartt Men's Black Duck Vest

Ideal for: Farming, Construction, Ranching, Landscaping, Forestry Workers.

Custom OccuNomix Surveyor Vests

You might not score many style points with these vests, but they will keep your staff safe, and that's all that matters. Plus, you can make these more visually appealing by simply adding your embroidered logo.

 OccuNomix Men's Yellow High Visibility Premium Solid Dual Stripe Full Surveyor VestsOccuNomix Men's Orange High Visibility Classic Solid Two-Tone Surveyor Safety Vest

Ideal for: Construction, Traffic Control, Road Workers, Heavy Machinery Operators, First Responders.

Best Custom Work Overalls & Coveralls

If you've never worked in overalls then you're missing out. The main benefits of overalls as workwear is extra pockets for storage and added protection when you're moving around. They're also a nice extra layer for when it's a little chilly outside.

Helly Hansen Construction Bib Pant

The Chelsea Construction Bib Pant from Helly Hansen features a front chest pocket and snap suspenders, allowing you to focus on the task at hand rather than your gear.

Helly Hansen Men's Timber/Black Chelsea Construction Bib PantHelly Hansen Men's Black/Charcoal Chelsea Construction Bib Pant

Ideal for: Automotive Mechanics, Construction Workers, Farmers, Painters, Ranchers.

Best Custom Work Hats

A hat isn't always included as part of a work uniform, but it might as well be. More workers than not choose to wear a hat at work, so why not provide some hats with your embroidered logo for your whole team to wear?

Custom Carhartt Rugged Professional Cap

These custom Carhartt hats fit the bill for work headwear in just about every way. They've got a trucker hat style mesh back, so your head will stay cool and dry. Plus, the Carhartt logo is situated on the side of the hat, so your embroidered logo can take front and center.

Carhartt Men's Black Rugged Professional CapCarhartt Men's Dark Khaki Rugged Professional Cap

Custom Carhartt Acrylic Watch Beanie

They say that you lose most of your body heat out of the top of your head, so best keep it covered when you're working outside in the cold! These Carhartt custom embroidered beanies are the only winter hats you'll ever need.

Carhartt Men's Black/White Acrylic Watch BeanieCarhartt Black Acrylic Watch Beanie

Best Custom Tools and Work Accessories

A tradesman is incomplete without his or her tools. While you're probably not going to personalize every tool you own with your name or logo, customizing your work equipment and accessories is always a good idea. Here are some ideas on how to customize your work gear.

Custom Carhartt Tool Bag

Custom Carhartt Tool Bags

If you don't know what these are then you're probably reading the wrong article. A tool bag is a craftsman's best friend, and when something goes missing from it there will be problems. Make your tool kit unique by adding your custom embroidered company logo or initials.

Carhartt Black Trade Series Medium Tool BagCarhartt Brown Legacy 16 Tool Bag - S16

Ideal for: Construction Workers, Carpenters, Mechanics, Home Use.

Embroidered Work Aprons

Protect your clothes and your body from dirt, food stains, paint, and heat with a personalized work apron or kitchen apron. These custom aprons are available with your embroidered company or restaurant logo, so you can distribute them to your entire staff!

Bucket Boss Brown Duckwear SuperShop ApronPort Authority Black Easy Care Full-Length Apron with Stain Release

Ideal for: Construction Workers, Chefs, Restaurant Workers, Carpenters, Painters, Welders.

Custom Hard Hats

Did you know that in many cases, you are actually required to provide hard hats to your staff? If your employees work in an area where there is a potential for head injury from falling objects OR employees are working near exposed electrical conductors then you must provide the proper hard hat. So why not take it a step further and get some custom hard hats with your logo?

Custom Hard Hat

Ideal for: Construction Workers, Electricians, Miners, Oil Rig Workers, HVAC Technicians, Painters.

Applications for Custom Work Uniforms & Workwear

Workwear is unique from other types of clothing in that most workwear styles are designed for a specific task or job. Some jobs can't even function without the use of specific workwear and equipment. Here's a look at some jobs that are made easier by custom workwear.

Custom Mechanic Uniforms & Automotive Workwear

There's more to auto mechanic uniforms than just those work shirts or coveralls with your embroidered name on it (although, those are great too)! Think custom hats, jackets, and tools too.

 Carhartt Mechanic Uniform

Custom Construction Work Clothes & Uniforms

When it comes to construction the first you have to consider is safety. Construction workers should have hard hats, protective eyewear, gloves, and steel toe boots. The next thing that should be considered is functionality. That includes clothing that workers will be comfortable working in for hours and accessories like tool belts and knee pads that make the job easier.

Carhartt Workwear for Construction Workers

Custom Ranch and Farm Workwear

Farming and ranching is tough work, so you need workwear that works as hard as you do. Your clothing needs to be sturdy enough to take a beating day after day, yet comfortable enough that you can comfortably work it in. Wearing layers is always a good idea for farmers and ranchers too!

Custom Ranching and Farming Jacket 

Custom Plumbing, Electrician, and HVAC Uniforms

These jobs require a different kind of safety apparel. Electricians and HVAC workers are required to wear protective gear to shield them against electrical currents, which can be extremely damaging. 

 HVAC Uniform

Next Steps

That's a wrap! Time to set your team up with some new custom work uniforms for the season. If this guide was helpful be sure to check out our other product guides too. Finally, don't hesitate to contact us for answers to all your custom workwear questions!