Tag Archives: Great Lakes Collection

Brand Bracket 2015: Chicago Region, First Round

First Round polls are closed. Please head to the Second Round to vote. Voting for the First Round will close at 11:59 PM EST on Sunday, March 22.  Vote for your favorite brand in each poll (only once per poll … Continue reading

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How to Dress for: Minnesota Twins Game

Target Field is one of my favorite spots to take in a ballgame. It’s a new, modern stadium that doesn’t feel like it’s only been around for a few years. It has all the amenities but maintains the charm and … Continue reading

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Great Lakes Co. Hudson Polo

Back in August Great Lakes Co. launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund an expansion of its product lines. Among those additions was the Hudson Polo. I put my money where my mouth was and backed the campaign. A few months ago … Continue reading

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Brand Bracket 2014: Cleveland Region, Sweet 16

Polls are closed. Please head here to vote in the Elite Eight. Voting for the Sweet 16 will close at 11:59 PM EST on Saturday, March 29.  Winners advance to the Elite Eight. Vote for your favorite brand in each poll (only … Continue reading

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Brand Bracket 2014: Cleveland Region, Second Round

Polls are closed. Please head here to vote in the Sweet 16. Voting for the second round will close at 11:59 PM EST on Wednesday, March 26.  Vote for your favorite brand in each poll (only once per poll please). #1 Chubbies vs. #9 G.H. Bass … Continue reading

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Brand Bracket 2014: Cleveland Region, First Round

Polls are closed. Please head here to vote in the Second Round. Voting for the first round will close at 11:59 PM EST on Sunday, March 23.  Vote for your favorite brand in each poll (only once per poll please). #1 Chubbies … Continue reading

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The Best of 2013: Midwest Monday

In an effort to bring more attention to the burgeoning regional apparel scene in the Midwest, I instituted Midwest Mondays this year. Mondays featured companies based in the Midwest, introducing several new players while revisiting some long time stalwarts. Here … Continue reading

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The Field Guide: Celebrating a Birthday With Plinko and Beer

The Field Guide is a new weekly feature highlighting some of the best reads and news across the internet.  Stop by every Thursday for a round up of what’s relevant that week.

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Kickstart: Great Lakes Co.

Last time we checked in with Great Lakes Co. they were teaming up with Sanborn to create some spectacular canoe paddles.  Now the brand is off entering the next stage of its growth by producing its own set of polos and … Continue reading

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William Rogue and Co.

Lately there’s been a resurgence in Made in USA products.  People are beginning to care where their products are made and want to support jobs in America.  This is a trend I can completely get behind, although I hate calling … Continue reading

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