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Sunday
Feb202011

Mitchell & Ness "1983" NBA All-Star Game Fitted & Trucker Caps

Mitchell & Ness enters the 60th NBA All-Star Game in Los Angeles with a tight collection of caps paying homage to the 1983 All-Star Game played in The Forum, Inglewood California 28 years ago. Starting off the collection are the West/East fitted caps featuring the jersey wordmarks from the 83 game jerseys in raised embroidery. A nice highlight on these rather simple caps are the raised embroidered stars over the eyelets in alternating blue, red or white. Both caps also feature NBA branding on the back and embroidered history note on the inside sweatband. Next up is the follow up to last year's 1986 fitted cap. Drawing high demand for that cap, Mitchell & Ness serves up the 1983 fitted cap inspired by the NBA yearbook font from that year. Black wool and accented with a green under visor, this cap runs a white sweatband with embroidered history note. The last style of the collection is a foam mesh trucker cap featuring the original graphic art from the 1983 game. The graphic is printed on the front panel. All caps are now available through Mitchell & Ness.com and select retailers.

Saturday
Jan222011

CLOUT x ELM New 2011 Fitted Cap Styles

CLOUT Magazine is back with four new fitted caps for 2011. Produced by ELM Company, all styles are being released exclusively through they're San Jose homebase showroom and CLOUT online. The styles range from the graff "C" Symbol herringbone fitteds to the black and white gingham steez. Finishing off the release is a special color way paying homage to the hometown of San Jose. Each style comes with some nice details such as suede under brims, detailed inside taping and black linings. The SJ teal fitted rocks a dark grey Herringbone with slight shimmering teal pinstripe through out the fabric. Each cap features the Clout logo in raised embroidery, ELM leaf, and all made in the USA! Check CLOUT for availability.

Images: Clout/ELM

Wednesday
Nov172010

New Era XC / The 90th Anniversary - London

Tuesday
Oct192010

Johnny Cupcakes "Green/Black Crossbones" New Era Fitted Cap

Johnny Cupcakes recently released one their latest JC Crossbones New Era fitted this past Friday. The cap utilizes a basic kelly green & black, 2-Tone set-up. The front features the standard Johnny Cupcakes Crossbone logo in raised embroidery and a cropped JC logo on the back. Instead of standard wool, JC brings this one out in cotton twill.  The Green/Black is available now while supplies last, exclusively through the Johnny Cupcakes Online Shop.

Image: Johnny Cupcakes

Sunday
Aug222010

WIP Caps "Champion Sound" Green/Black/Gold Fitted Cap

WIP Caps has just released an exclusive colorway for their Champion Sound fitted cap, which released yesterday during their Jamaican Sound celebration at The Collective compound in Makati City, Philippines. Unlike the first two colorways already on their site, this new Champion Sound fitted is color blocked in green / black panels and finished off with gold X taping that brings out the Jamaican flag. The front features the Lion and crown graphic in gold thread embroidery and WIP Caps logo on the side in tonal. No word yet if this style will be available on their webstore but contact WIP for further info.

Image: Commune Manila / WIP

Thursday
Aug122010

OFFICIAL: Fall 2010 Lookbook

OFFICIAL is lock n loaded for their Fall 2010 collection shipping early September. The hat silhouettes are spread across standard fitted caps, mesh snapbacks, Ivy w/ earflaps, and beanies. The fabric mix is soild, which consist of wools, tweeds, plaids and cottons with clean trimming details for a good look. See the complete collection here.

Images: OFFICIAL

Wednesday
Aug112010

Universal Article Canvas Edition 001: Adventures Of Muideen

Here's the first installment of Universal Article's Canvas Edition showcase, which will focus on the creativity and ingenuity of featured artists expressing their talents using headwear as their canvas. In the spirit of the graffiti artists' Blackbook, this category will showcase many creative skills and styles on various hats and caps.

We set it off with illustrator and graphic artist Muideen Ogunmola, hailing from Detroit, Michigan serving up a surrealist assortment of sci-fi themed, comic art. Upon viewing his work, we seized on the opportunity to have Muideen customize three fitted caps inspired by his pencil sketches for a comic book cover he has in the works. The caps were each treated with a gesso base and painted in acrylic medium. The results are hard shell fitted caps filled with vivid colors and sealed off with a crystal satin finish. Muideen is collaborating with UA to offer up one of these custom caps to whoever leaves a comment on this post or on his Blockhead - From The D-Block blog, the definite site featuring his most current works and happenings.