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There was an idea... Stark knows this, called the Once Upon a Tee Initiative.

The idea was to bring together a group of of remarkable people to see if they could become something more. To see if they could work together when we needed them to... To print shirts no one ever could.

And we're... We're so darn close. We just need a few more for our team. 

A few people. Just. Like. You.

If that doesn't make sense... Well, that was me taking a speech from the Avengers movie and adapting it to what we do here at OUAT. Because A. It's a fantastic speech. Top notch. Super memorable. And B. We are pop culture junkies. We live it. We breathe it. And it's something that unites every single person in our community.

Our employees. Our artists. Our customers. Everyone.

And while it's not a requirement to love pop culture, you'll probably enjoy working here a little more if you do.


Hi there. We're a T-Shirt website (who also happens to make and sell other things like pins, home decor and accessories). We take a LOT of pride in what we do and we are looking to add people that have the ability to to share that same passion and pride.


Founded in 2013, Once Upon a Tee is a small, family business operating in Tempe, AZ. It started in a single bedroom and even though we have a little more room than we did back then, the same amount of love and care goes into every single order.


Like Pop Culture, it's not required for the job. But if you do also happen to love Pizza, you'll definitely enjoy the job a little bit more. We have paid weekly pizza lunches to catch up on the week and hang out for a little bit. There's also never a bad day for pizza.

Open Positions

Direct to Garment Operations

Based in Tempe, AZ

Screen Printing Operations

Based in Tempe, AZ

  • Once Upon a Tee features a new collection of $16 T-Shirts each week and we're extremely dedicated to our community. Have feedback?

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