If you’ve watched TV or attended a sporting event in the past year or so, you have almost certainly seen them. Athletes, celebrities, and the kid down the street are all sporting them. Yes, the time machine has been opened and snapback caps have made a comeback! The snapback style, originally popular in the 80’s and early 90’s incorporates bold and bright colors, a high crown, and a flat bill. As with most fashion trends, “what was once old is now new again”, and this iconic headwear is no different.
We have quite a collection of old news clippings from our past. Sometimes it can be fun to look back and read old articles about Northwest Embroidery to see how far we've come over the years. The following article was featured in the Alaska Fisherman's Journal back in June of 1981. These were the days when we had only three embroidery machines and it took almost half a day to program a single design!