The festival-friendly, sun-beating B689 Safari Bucket Hat is made from 100% chino cotton, has a tearaway label for ease of rebranding and a full cotton lining. Perfect for decoration, it comes in one size and in black, caramel and French navy. Also on trend for 2016 are the B686 Reversible Bucket Hat and B684 Drifter Snapback.

Babies with brightly coloured ear protectors are a frequent sight at festivals. Babybugz ups their ‘aw’ factor with tiny Ts and bodysuits.

Russell’s HD Collection now includes 12 options for men, women and children, with new styles including V-Neck and Long Sleeve for men and women. All the T-shirts in this collection are perfect for sublimation, or any kind of printing, and are made from soft, polyester/cotton blended fabric.

The three-layer, water-repellent Arcola Softshell is a new addition to Regatta Professional’s Standout range for 2016. Also popular for events is the Ardmore Waterproof Shell Jacket with its waterproof and breathable Hydrafort 5000-coated peached polyester outer lining and windproof fabric.

The W185 Organic Festival Backpack from Westford Mill, made from a 170gsm, 100% organic cotton, features adjustable shoulder straps, drawcord closure, wooden buttons and a grab handle. It measures 37 x 41 cm, has an eight-litre capacity and comes in neutral or black.

The Atlantic 2688 Travel Bag from Shugon is perfect for carrying all your festival gear – and because it has a water-resistant surface, it doesn’t matter if you get caught in the odd shower or bogged down in a Glastonbury-style mudfest. It has a large main compartment with internal zipped pocket and is suitable for screen and transfer printing. Also available is the Chicago 2698 holdall and the Glasgow 1417 bag.