Custom Apparel

Carolina Panthers Promote 'Purrbacca' T-shirt for a Cause
December 29, 2015 at 4:15 pm

Carolina Panthers stars, such as Cam Newton and Greg Olson, have been sporting a "Star Wars"-themed Panthers tee. Dapper Ink sold the shirt, which depicts the Panthers' logo as Chewbacca (aka Purrbacca), and all proceeds went toward the HEARTest Yard, a family…

Adidas Unveils NBA All-Star Game Uniforms, Apparel
December 28, 2015 at 4:55 pm

Adidas has unveiled the uniforms and apparel collection for the 65th NBA All-Star Game in Toronto, which will be the first NBA All-Star Game to take place outside of the U.S. To celebrate this fact, Adidas incorporated elements indigenous to Canada, Toronto's cityscape and its basketball history. "To honor this global celebration and pay tribute…

Australian Company Creates World's Longest Screen Print
December 28, 2015 at 3:24 pm

The Fitters' Workshop in Canberra, Australia, was brimming with excitement as staff from Canberra-based Megalo got ready for a record-breaking attempt to create the world's longest screen print. Sporting knee guards and inky fingers, two Megalo staff crawled 114 feet, pushing the squeegee along the screen. Once the big push was over, it was all…

Windswept Marketing Offers Indirect Embroidery Option
December 24, 2015 at 1:09 pm

Arden, North Carolina-based Windswept Marketing offers Indirect Embroidery, which bonds logos to almost any kind of apparel, in any place—like the bill of a hat, jean pockets, shirt pockets and collars, bags, portfolios, neoprene, and other areas that cannot be "hooped" by standard embroidery. Because Indirect Embroidery adheres to the outside of an item (as opposed…

American Apparel Works with Sierra Leone Artisans for T-shirt Collection
December 22, 2015 at 6:55 pm

American Apparel, Los Angeles, has teamed up with artisans from Sierra Leone to create a limited edition T-shirt collection. According to Apparel, a New York-based creative named Massah KaiKai pitched the idea to American Apparel. KaiKai wanted to use the project to shift the focus from the…

Golden State Warriors Fans Mock Bucks with T-shirts
December 22, 2015 at 4:30 pm

The Golden State Warriors were undefeated going into the Dec. 12 matchup against the Milwaukee Bucks, but a few Bucks fans in the crowd were confident that the streak would end. Bucks fans donned "24-1" T-shirts, which turned out to be correct after the…

Netflix Designed Socks that Pause Your TV When You're Asleep
December 21, 2015 at 3:24 pm

In the age of online streaming, it never has been easier to watch our favorite TV shows and movies. Now, thanks to streaming giant Netflix, it never has been easier to pause a show once a viewer falls asleep. Netflix released a design for socks…

Pizza Hut Opens 'Hut Swag' Web Store
December 18, 2015 at 6:19 pm

People usually have a favorite pizza place—whether it's a local joint down the street or a big-name chain. Now people who have Pizza Hut on speed dial can show their appreciation for the restaurant with Pizza Hut-branded items, like hats, T-shirts and skateboards. Pizza Hut…

The Image Group Announces Name Change for LightHouse Brands
December 14, 2015 at 5:11 pm

The Image Group, Holland, Ohio, is retiring the name of its acquired subsidiary, Toledo, Ohio-based LightHouse Brands, on Jan. 1, 2016. The Image Group acquired LightHouse Brands in 2013 and, following the merger’s completion, operated the companies as separate divisions. Going forward, the two will operate as a single entity under The Image Group name.…