Features

Wear your team colours with pride

Wearing a team uniform is part and parcel of any sport, whether that is netball, football or synchronised swimming. And there are many reasons why this is the case. Here we find out why. It hasn’t always been the case that sports teams wore a uniform. It is reported that …

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New Mimaki printers boost Badgemaster productivity

From its base in Nottinghamshire, UK, Badgemaster offers a unique service to companies thanks to its vision and commitment to quality and innovation. Formed in 1992, Badgemaster now employs over 100 people and turns over £5 million, manufacturing the name badges that are sported by millions of staff at tens …

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The final whistle is yet to blow

Garment decoration may not seem like an obvious career choice for a former professional footballer, but Andy Blair has enjoyed a three-decade long career in supplying branded schoolwear and sportswear after a knee injury cut short his football career at the age of 30. P&P editor Melanie Attlesey speaks to …

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The rise of the mini me

It’s the latest fashion trend emerging in the retail world; adults and children dressing in identical garments aka mini me. High street retailers such as Matalan, Next and Marks & Spencer all have a line of clothing whereby mums and dads can dress identically. But just how does this translate …

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The time is now

On Thursday, April 11 and Friday, April 12, Kornit hosted a thought-provoking open house event entitled Kornit Discover. P&P editor Melanie Attlesey attended to seek insight into the future of direct to garment printing. I arrived in Düsseldorf not knowing quite what to expect from the open house. The event …

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It’s all about the way you style it out

Experts from across the corporate world have shared their views on dressing down, what to wear and when and what you can expect from corporate fashion going forward. Q) Has the traditional suit gone out of fashion? Lucy Woodward, marketing and development manager, Disley: Wearer demands are undeniably more diverse …

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Let’s foil in love

TheMagicTouch has released a new transfer process which will allow newcomers and experienced operators in the garment decoration industry to get involved at an entry-level cost that has never seen before. P&P editor Melanie Attlesey reports. T.Foil Dark, as this new transfer process is known, received its formal launch at …

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Making it big with baby blanks

It’s been nine years since Kids Wholesale Clothing bounded onto the babywear scene and six years since the company made its debut at Printwear & Promotion LIVE! P&P editor Melanie Attlesey sat down with directors and brothers Sukh and Onkar Singh to talk all things kids and babywear. Clothing and …

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Golfing style

With the golf season in full swing, Mikhel Ruia, managing director of golf brand Glenmuir, shares his thoughts on golfing fashion. Q) Do you think golfwear can ever be fashionable? A) I very much do. Golf fashion has changed over the years, if you look at the average golfing outfit …

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