This Manchester T-Shirt includes an iconic distressed Union Jack design that has a very vintage feel. You may have seen this design on social media and in the news shortly after the bombing of the Manchester Arena in May of 2017. This Manchester artwork quickly became the de facto emblem for people wanting to share their collective sorrow following this horrific event. This iconic design was available years before the bomb blast that killed 23 people and injured hundreds. You can read about the artist’s reaction to the event on his art blog.
Even before the events of May 2017, this Manchester t-shirt attracted people who love the history of Manchester, in particular those who love the Union Jack. It’s a vibrant vintage design that has a rough and worn feel to it. Afterwards, it was a shirt design that had additional recognition for many who have seen it online. This distressed union jack design serves as more than a reminder of a sad day. It is a piece of art that symbolizes the unity of people near and far for Manchester. Manchester is one of the most populous urban centers in the UK and home to the rich history of Britain’s industrial heritage. It’s truly hard to imagine Britain without Manchester.
This popular Manchester T-shirt would make a brilliant gift for a friend from Manchester! Or get one for yourself to declare your Manchester pride!
This design by artist Mark Tisdale is one of several Union Jack designs he’s done. Mark is an American artist with a deep love of British culture and history. This particular Manchester t-shirt design is available on multiple styles and in a wide range of sizes. It can be purchased in Men’s and Women’s styles of T-shirts and hoodies. Contact us if you can’t find the style you want.