WHAT'S IN STYLE

Crocs Is Donating Thousands of Shoes to Health Care Workers 
April 1, 2020 at 2:15 pm

It's no secret that Crocs has been making moves with names like Post Malone and other collaborations, like KFC and Peeps. Now, the shoe company is making headlines once again, but for something a bit more serious. Crocs has launched a new program to donate 20,000 pairs of shoes per day to health care professionals...

Apparel Suppliers, Promo Companies Shift Production to Face Masks During COVID-19 Outbreak
March 25, 2020 at 12:05 pm

The promo industry is facing major adversity. But apparel manufacturers have taken this opportunity not only to pivot for the sake of their business, but to do some real good. Last week, we we reported that Los Angeles Apparel offered its workforce to create face masks. It’s now joined by companies like Hanes, SnugZ USA, Starline and more...

IKEA Is Selling Branded Bucket Hats Made From Its Iconic Shopping Bags
March 25, 2020 at 2:03 pm

IKEA has already partnered with several big names in the fashion industry, including Virgil Abloh, to create items like the “wet grass” rug and more. But the company is perhaps best known for its iconic blue FRAKTA bag that fits just about anything. So, naturally, it's turning the bag into a branded, streetwear-style bucket hat...

American Hockey League's Smallest-Market Team Sells 'Puck the Virus' Shirts to Support Staff
March 23, 2020 at 10:36 am

Instead of focusing on the damage that coronavirus is doing to their livelihoods, athletes and organizations are finding means to aid the public and their staffs. One of these organizations, the Utica Comets of the American Hockey League, is selling a ‘Puck the Virus’ shirt to benefit team workers who cannot perform their typical duties...

Our Fave 5 Promotional Products of the Week: Supporting Local Business and Empty Stadiums
March 25, 2020 at 11:18 am

This week, there have been plenty of small businesses using promotional products to recoup losses from having to shut their doors. We miss some of our local haunts, so we are happy to see them turn to promotional items as ways to keep the lights on and get local support. We included a few of them in this week’s edition of the Fave 5...

Remembering Herb Goldsmith, Creator of the Members Only Jacket
March 18, 2020 at 10:20 am

Apparel companies enjoy the opportunity to help wearers stand out through innovative designs, but along with presenting distinctive items, Herb Goldsmith complemented his creations by christening them with a brand name that abounded in confidence: Members Only. Over the weekend, the world learned that the innovator died Feb. 22...

Wrestling Stars Release T-shirts to Benefit COVID-19 Relief Efforts
March 17, 2020 at 2:03 pm

Given the times, it's comforting to learn of any efforts to help out. All Elite Wrestling performers Cody Rhodes and Chris Jericho are doing their part by issuing T-shirts whose proceeds will assist the United Way’s COVID-19 Family Support Fund and the World Health Organization’s COVID-19 Response Fund...