Borrowing a defining '80s look from the Memphis designers, American Apparel recently did up socks with stripes, color blocking, and the vivid, playful hues of the era. The Memphis Socks come in three different colorways, are calf-high and work...
American Apparel: California Select
The clever retailers at American Apparel recently introduced California Select, a curated selection of the brand's favorite vintage finds culled from around the world. The pieces are one-of-a-kind and in keeping with their ongoing '70s...
Just over a year old, the Baltimore-based line Squidfire now boasts a whole range of goods hand-printed on manual presses with their original designs. In addition to Vans (actually hand-painted), messenger bags and a line for kids, they've recently...
Drawing on Native American and Egyptian imagery, Philadelphia-based Moonblood tees are the handiwork of RISD alum and former Urban Outfitters/Free People designer Amy Eldon. Made in small editions, her hand drawn graphics are in keeping with Moonblood...
Tiny Factory makes super cool T-Shirt designs featuring Asian Americana. As has become one of my prerequisites, they do use American Apparel T-Shirts.
Hoffi Design Co
Hoffi is a design & writing team that used to do magazines and tv stuff. Now they make T-Shirts. Don't know if they use American Apparel stock (the absolute requirement for fit and quality!), but the designs are quite nice.
Rabbit and Redtree
Cool, cool, cool... Rabbit & Redtree T-Shirts are awesome. 6 May Update: I received my order of two of these, 'Darkness' and 'Rear View' and they're fantastic. I knew the design was great. It turns out that the fit and quality of the Tee is also...
The Perfect T-Shirt
I have not experienced one of these T-Shirts yet, but Daily Candy sure likes them: The perfect T-shirt: It's the Holy Grail of fashion. For boys and girls alike. Perfectly cut sleeves. Perfect fit across the shoulders. Not too long, not too short...