Winning team accessories
Accessories provide a fantastic addition to team clothing, according to Finden+Hales. The brand’s co-ordinated team caps – Adults’ LV980/ Kids’ LV989 – feature contrast panelling, white piping detail and adjustable straps with brass buckle detail, and come in a choice of navy/royal/white and red/black/white colourways.
Finden+Hales also offers the LV970 super absorbent team towel with contrast binding, which is available in black/red and navy/royal colourways.
From socks to briefs to headbands
New from Gildan are the GP751-6MGFEU Platinum Crew Men’s Socks in 77% cotton/21% polyester/1% nylon/1% Spandex, and featuring a cushion sole. The moisture-wicking socks come in packs of six and fit shoe sizes 6-12.
The G1109PLEU Platinum Men’s Boxer Briefs are also new, have a plush waistband for comfort, leg bands that stay in place, and come in sizes S-2XL.
Result’s Winter Essentials range includes the R366X Snow Leopard Print Set. This fashionable scarf and glove set offers comfort stretch, is super warm and is suitable for embroidery. Also in the range are the R365X Pattern Thinsulate Gloves, which feature a six-gauge knit, brushed lining and comfort stretch, and come in sizes S-M and L-XL.
The Beechfield B431 Vermont Headband is made from 100% soft-spun acrylic with a hand-knitted feel, criss-cross basket weave and Suprafleece thermal band, and comes in four shades. The brand’s multi-purpose B900 Morf Original comes in 23 vibrant colours and is made of machine-washable, breathable, 100% polyester microfibre.
From underwear to pet clothing
Wearable accessories are important tools for driving up the average order value, says Ralawise, which highlights Beechfield’s Winter Essentials range. The BC468 Delux Infinity Scarf in 100% soft-touch acrylic features a stylish continuous loop in a ribbed knit, while the BC431 Vermont Headband has the hand-knitted feel of criss-cross basket weave, a Suprafleece thermal band and is ideal for wintersports.
Bella+Canvas women’s underwear ranges from sports bras to camisole tops and boyfriend briefs. The BE004 Cotton Spandex Camisole with stretch fit features a satin trim and straps, and can be mixed and matched with the BE002 Cotton Spandex Shortie with satin trim fold over elastic waistband and low rise waist.
Dogs will love the American Apparel AA037 Flex Fleece Dog Zip Hoodie – a canine hoodie with white nylon full zipper, single kangaroo pocket and an opening for a leash clasp on the back.
The JB001 towelling and JB002 waffle weave 100% cotton closed toe slippers are popular choices within the hospitality and beauty sectors.
Be prepared for winter with these accessories
PenCarrie suggests that decorators “Think Headwear – Think Beechfield” this winter with the brand offering a wide collection of styles and colourways, including some new additions for Autumn ’15. The Reversible Contrast Beanie (BB421) comes in six colours and features a contrast cuff and TearAway label for easy rebranding, while the new Beechfield Classic Waffle Knit Beanie (BB422) has a thick waffle double layer knit and can be matched with the Classic Waffle Knit Scarf (BB424). Both styles are available in a choice of three colours.
Fashionable slub yarns
Myrtle Beach offers accessories for those who enjoy living outdoors. The new Coarse Knitted Hat with Pompom (MB7986) uses high quality slub yarns and is ribbed at the front with a fleece band on the inside for comfort. The outer fabric is 100% polyacrylic and the lining 100% polyester. It comes in two colourways. The hat can be matched with the MB7987 Coarse Knitted Loop Scarf in the same fabric. This measures 40cm x 40cm, has a rib look, and comes in three colours.
The Twisted Loop Scarf (MB7983) measures 32cm x 25cm and is also made from 100% polyacrylic. This coarse loop design in twin-layer knit is exhibits elaborate workmanship, says the brand. It comes in five colourways.