Custom Apparel

The Flannel Phenomenon and Decoration
April 11, 2018 at 9:40 am

Long thought to be untouchable for our marketplace, retail-style patterned plaid flannel shirts were rarely found in promotional products channels because there was always that nagging question of embroidery...

DC’s Maligned Metro Rail Service Is Under Fire for Opening Branded Merchandise Store
March 7, 2018 at 12:25 pm

As a lifelong resident of Philadelphia, this nearly 39-year-old scribe, thanks to SEPTA, knows all about the frustration that relying on public transportation can foster. Courtesy of the entity’s Center City-based store, though, I often put aside my irritation and revel when my son finds a few branded toys, whose purchase serves as a mini…

Consumers Want Customized Apparel—and They’re Willing to Pay Big Bucks for It
December 1, 2017 at 1:51 pm

In literary circles, mentioning “Measure for Measure” tends to cause cringes because critics, owing to the work’s complex combination of gravity and levity, dub the Shakespearean canon entrant a “problem play.” In the fashion world, though, uttering “made-to-measure” inspires no backlash, as so clear cut is the appeal of customized apparel that industry figures who…

Custom T-shirt Company Threadless Acquires Shoe Brand
October 24, 2017 at 2:54 pm

Threadless, the e-commerce apparel company that allows artists to submit and print apparel products, is adding footwear to its product offerings after acquiring Bucketfeet. Threadless works by allowing designers and artists to submit their work, and users vote on the ones they like best. The winning submissions will be printed onto items like T-shirts, bags…

Adidas Ventures Into On-Demand, Customized Apparel
March 29, 2017 at 11:58 am

If consumers had it their way, they would customize a piece of clothing and have it ready immediately. This might seem like a futuristic desire, but it turns out, Adidas is on the ball. According to…