Wearables Archive: January 2015
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Take The Initiative

Ready for your business to grow? Our comprehensive guide highlights the best ways to increase productivity and revenue in your shop for the new year.
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Shop Shakeup

Linda and Steve Wachal often don’t see eye to eye on pricing and major purchases for Iowa-based Creative Impact Co., but there’s one thing the couple can agree on: Their struggling shop was in need...
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Wearables New Product Guide

Fresh apparel ideas from the most creative suppliers can quickly turn your new year into a prosperous one. The eight outfits assembled here feature items that are brand new for 2015 and perfectly...
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Riding Right

When the winter's snow recedes in Washington State and spring finally arrives, avid equestrians eagerly head to Methow Valley for the first ride of the year. "In the spring, the valley is...
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"How do I ensure my data is protected?”

High-profile global retailers have been wiping egg from their faces after a slew of high-profile data breaches, like the 56 million credit and debit cards potentially compromised at retailer Home...
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Shaving Grace

Combining buzz cuts, brotherhood and even beer, the neighborhood barbershop has made a comeback.
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I Believe...

The who, what and wear of industry experts
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How to Raise Your Prices

The cost of doing business has gone up, as should your prices.
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Let’s shake things up

We are the nation of the busy. Americans work more hours than residents of any other industrialized nations. More than 85% of men and 66% of women in the U.S. work more than 40 hours per week. We...
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Weaving in Fabric Knowledge

"Weaving is the process of interlacing fibers or threads over and under one another on a loom."
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A Woven for Any Occasion

"The women's style features shaped seams and a tapered waist for a flattering fit."
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It's A Wrap

From Fendi's extraordinary fur scarves to Ralph Lauren's tried-and-true plaid ones, snug and soft wintry scarves adorned several fashion-forward ensembles on the runway during fall/winter...
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Brave the Winter in Style with Women’s Jackets

Women’s Jackets
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Patterns Spice Up Printed Totes

Whether your clients adore animal prints such as snakeskin or zebra or prefer textile-based prints like tribal designs or polka dots, there will be an endless supply of designs to choose from...
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one way or another

Whether your clients adore animal prints such as snakeskin or zebra or prefer textile-based prints like tribal designs or polka dots, there will be an endless supply of designs to choose from...
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A Growing Problem

Good news: your shop is growing. Here’s how to make it last.
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The Right Time To Double Up

Advice and secrets from the screen printing know-it-alls.
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Equipment Corner

The latest in machines and decoration products
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Innovation Central

Compelling printing advances were on display at the SGIA show.
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Tradition Takes a Hike

Compelling printing advances were on display at the SGIA show.
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Wrinkle Free, Worry Free

Stay sharp and feel great. Those goals are at the heart of reinventing the classic woven. How a garment appears throughout the day as the wearer moves about matters when a professional appearance...
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Packed and Ready to Go

Clients flush with refreshed budgets should seek out innovative products, like the Egmont packable jacket from Trimark Sportswear Group (asi/92122; circle 114 on Free Info Card), brand new for...
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Hot Products Showcase: Beanies

Forget the funny name; beanies are a serious promotional tool, one with life well outside its traditional role as a one-note winter wear for salting sidewalks and shoveling snow. The changes in...
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