Apparel Accessories

Product of the Day: 100 Percent Polyester Wet-Dye Tie from Buffalo Bay
March 11, 2011

As Mark Twain said, "Clothes make the man. Naked people have little or no influence on society." Paris Hilton has proven the second part isn't true, but Twain was still right about the first, so make your mark with a 100 Percent Polyester Wet-Die Tie from Buffalo Bay.

Product of the Day: 100% Polyester Woven Custom Tie from Buffalo Bay
February 23, 2011

There are three ways for a man to look successful: flying in Air Force One, being Bill Gates, and wearing a tie. Since the first two are a little hard, get the 100% Polyester Woven Custom Tie from Buffalo Bay and at least you'll look like a million bucks.

Fanny Packs Are Back
February 16, 2011

After a two decade slumber, the fashion accessory most closely aligned with "scary American tourists at the Louvre" has reared its unsightly head again.

February 2, 2011

Men need to accessorize and they are doing it every day, even if they do not realize it.

A Cooler Shade of Shades
December 8, 2010

While ZZ Top made its bread and butter singing about cheap sunglasses, the same is definitely not true for promotional product professionals. This week we are featuring five pairs of cool shades that will not only make a good impression, but will remain a long-term reminder of a promotion well-done.

Report: Children's products may contain hazardous metals
September 7, 2010

Rain coats, hair barrettes and jewelry seem harmless. But Consumer Reports magazine says a series of tests uncovered "worrisome levels" of potentially hazardous metals in such children's products currently on store shelves.

In its October 2010 issue, which hits newsstands Tuesday, the magazine says a metal-and-rhinestone hair barrette, a clover-shaped cell phone charm and a vinyl children's rain coat contained heavy metals.

The Kids Aren't Alright
August 18, 2010

The news talks about everything endangering our children: toxic toys, fattening fast food, etc. Yet no one addresses the real threat: kids' awful taste in clothing.

Rock Your Summer Look
June 23, 2010

With the music festival season starting soon, let's take a look at what to stock up on before heading into the crowds at Lilith, Live at Squamish and the like:

Aviator sunglasses: Aviators are must-have items for the summer. Whether it's for cruising around on your bike or chillin' on the grass at Coachella, these babies will not only make you look fine; they'll protect your eyes from the UV rays of the summer sun -- which means you'll be able to see the stage for summers to come.

Wellies: A good pair of rain boots is a necessity at any outdoor festival. It may not rain while you're there, but after a few days with thousands of people, you may not want to know what you're stepping on.