Contra Theory Clothing has just released their latest Varsity snapback for Summer 2011. This special piece features Contra Theory's "CI" script logo on a raw, 5-Panel silhouette and tapered off with a satin braid. Each cap comes packaged inside a recycled, kraft paper bag with some extra points such as a wooden hangtag that converts into a wooden chain. Only 24 caps made... get yours here.
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Independent apparel brand, RichWierdo, strives to be different with their latest "Evrythng Else Is Rglr" snapback cap. This is a solid, six panel cap made in cotton twill with plastic backstrap. Upon close inspection you will notice the spelling is a bit odd, in a block letter font. The visor is decked out in a full-color sublimation print of a nice tropical scene and RichWeirdo's icon embroidered on the back. This piece retails for $40 at Arth stores plus directly through RichWierdo's online site, which also offers red or black crowns. Enjoy the summer, have fun and be different, cause everything else is regular!
Text: J.Villarin / Image: Arth
Independent brand, Aurajen46 is set to release a new wave of caps starting with their Volcano Snapback for Summer 2011. A46's first cap line set the foundation with mostly black and their signature orange logo. The 2011 Volcano snapback brings back the pinwheel crown with red/ slate grey/ black panel blocking and alternate-colored eyelets. Made of wool blend, the front panels sport the A46 symbol in raised embroidery and official brand wordmark on the back. Another detail worth mentioning is the slick, black suede on the under brim, which is embroidered with their Konscious Generation motto. Pre-orders for the Volcano snapback cap begin this week on Aurajen46.com and the official, release jump off July 4th. Stay posted for more from A46's Summer 11 line.
Here is another one from Mitchell & Ness, which is actually in stores now. Inspired by Logo Athletic's Pro Line series, Mitchell & Ness brings it back with team centered logos and league logos on the back. Each cap is made of 100% wool, tight side embroidery, raised arch wordmarks and green under brims. The Diamond series is available in NBA Hardwood Classics, NHL Vintage and NFL Throwbacks. Some teams are even offered in classic cream crowns with 2T visors. The Diamond snapbacks are available through the Mitchell & Ness flagship store plus various other cap shops online such as ECAP, Hatland and Footsoldiers to name a few. Stay posted for the other leagues.
Dope Couture keeps expanding their head game by introducing two new snapbacks caps. The release offers two choices of either the Tiger Stripe Camouflage or solid black, Coup D'eTat Dope Army cap. Both styles add on to Dope's recent Spring 11 release of exclusive cut n sew and tees. Get both caps now through Dope Couture Online.
Images: Dope Couture
Aloha! A simple greeting brings about thoughts of sandy beaches, palm trees and tropical weather. If the name of this dynamic line from The Ampal Creative doesn't teleport you to Waikiki, the prints emblazoned on the cap should more than suffice. The first one, dubbed Apocalypse WOW, is a dark version of paradise when the sun ain't out. The second cap, Seven Seas, is made with reissued 50’s print from the Hoffman Archives. All fabrics are hand picked and fully customized. Both caps utilize the 6 panel construction with long horizontal front panel and natural cotton rope across the top part of the brim adding a nice touch. These two snapbacks, feature standard AC woven labels on the front and can be found on The Ampal Creative online.
Images: The Ampal Creative