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Custom Made T Shirts

California Tees was founded in 1985. In the last 38 years, we became a leading distributor of apparel, promotional items, embroidery, screen printing, and digital printing. We currently own 19 state of the art embroidery machines, an automatic screen printer, and a state of the art digital printer. We make a one-stop shop for your printing needs. We take pride in working with many local artists, businesses, cities, counties, non-profits, and colleges.

We provide only the finest custom embroidered and printed products, from trusted names as


Our mission

Simple: Old Fashioned Customer Service. Whether you need one shirt or 1,000 you will be treated with respect and courtesy. We treat our customers like we want to be treated when we patronize a local business.

Our Philosophy

Good service, good work, fair prices. If you’ve been in the shop more than twice, we probably remember your name. Keeping our employees long term is important. Keeping our customers long term is paramount. We’ve done both.

office sports tees

Sport Team

24 piece minimum order

Looking to outfit your team with the latest styles, colors and gear? We can help. Whether you’re looking for the new dri-fit, moisture wicking jerseys or basic tried and true 100% cotton we have you covered. Your team. Your colors. Our clothes.

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office sports tees

Family Reunion

24 piece minimum order

We’ve been outfitting families for that special day since 1985.  If you want to be able to spot a relative in the park, go with a neon or bright color shirt.  We have them in sizes up to 6X.  You can bring in your hand drawn design and we’ll clean it up or we’ll help you find a starting point for your logo in our book of pre-set designs.  To keep things organized, assign one person in the family to be our contact.

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office tees


12 piece minimum order required for embroidery.

We are proud to offer the largest selection of corporate wear in the industry.  Browse our catalog for polo shirts, dress shirts, vests, sweaters, jackets, hats and more.  Then we will embroider your logo in your colors to complete the look.   Need a more casual look?  Printed tee shirts will work.  From one person businesses to the largest in town, we will put our best foot forward.  Professionalize your image.  We’ll show you how.

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custom schools uniform


School discounts always offered.

Boost your school spirit with SPIRIT WEAR!  Nothing says spirit like tee shirts or hoodies with your school logo, crest or name emblazoned across the front.  Starting a school club or promoting an existing one? Create awareness and draw in new members with club shirts!  From preschool to college we have been supplying students and faculty with shirts they’ll keep forever.  Keep forever, hopefully not wear forever!

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custom mug

We do personalized mugs, mouse pads and more...

If you’re looking for a gift for your employees or a special customer, a coffee mug or mousepad may be the answer. With your logo and phone number printed prominently in full color, it’s bound to be on their desk for years to come. Also a great keepsake for your next family reunion, graduating class or sports team. Just click on the “Specials” tab for pricing.


Customers say about Us

Best screen printing and embroidery business in Stockton in my opinion! Family owned and operated, friendly and down to earth staff. Great prices with even better turn around times…only place I go for my business apparel

Lisa W.