As of September 2012, Puritan Cape Cod, based in Massachusetts, started its own full-scale clothing brand. The retailer sells shirts that are premade by a manufacturer under the Puritan Cape Cod label as well as shirts through its own Chatham Chino line, which was created by the Puritan Company.Know More
Puritan Cape Cod was established by Abraham Penn in Plymouth, Mass., in 1919. He opened the first Puritan Cape Cod retail store in Chatham, Mass., in 1925. At that time, he sold personnel uniforms to the local Coast Guard station. Two of the pants in Puritan's Chatham Chino line are designs inspired by the original uniforms. Puritan survived the Depression because of its uniform sales.The Chatham Chino logo depicts a dual hurricane flag like that used by the Coast Guard banner to alert locals of a bad storm.
Some of the prominent men's brands that are represented by the Puritan Cape Cod store include Vineyard Vines, Hugo Boss and Robert Chapman. Women's brands include Kate Spade, Eileen Fisher and Vince.
Polo shirts and trousers are featured under the Puritan label, and belts, trousers and shirts are included in Puritan's Chatham Chino line. Other services provided by the clothier include tailoring, tuxedo rental and uniform sales.Learn More
Old T-shirts still in good condition can be repurposed to make shopping bags, decorative rugs, quilts and pillows, while worn T-shirts can be used as cleaning rags or donated to charity. Additionally, some people sell vintage T-shirts for hundreds of dollars on online auction sites.Full Answer >
To fringe a shirt, cut off the hem, and cut vertical fringe strips. Add one or more beads to each fringe strip, and tie a knot in the bottom to keep the beads in place.Full Answer >
Wolf shirts are T-shirts that have large pictures of wolves on the front. The main design usually consists of three wolves. This trend is referred to as "Three Wolf Moon." The picture is of three wolves howling at the moon.Full Answer >
Calculus shirts are shirts that contain references to calculus, usually in the form of a pun or a joke. These shirts often draw upon different functions and properties in the study of calculus and connect them to real-life emotions or events.Full Answer >