Articles on designing your own custom merch, growing your brand, and managing manufacturing as a small business.

Say it With a Patch: SFPD Wears Pink For Breast Cancer Awareness Match

October 15, 2019

This is the first in a new series of posts highlighting creative uses of patches to send a distinct message….

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Fashion Houses Don’t Make Money From Clothing : Neither Should You

October 11, 2019

Even the biggest fashion brands don’t make money from clothing. Surprised? You shouldn’t be. The reality is that all the…

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The New Accessory Everyday Challenge

October 10, 2019

Over the years, we’ve talked to more fashion brands than probably most market research agencies. Makes sense, as brands are…

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The New China Strategy

October 9, 2019

“Getting out of China” seems to be all the rave these days. Costs have been rising every year and the…

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The/Studio’s Vision and Mission in the Age of Amazon

October 7, 2019

As told by Joseph Heller, Founder and CEO —– As the founder of The/Studio, I’ve been thinking a great deal…

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The/Studio Announced Official Manufacturer of Patches and Pins Expo 2019

May 10, 2019

We’re thrilled to announce that The/Studio is sponsoring Patches & Pins Expo throughout the rest of 2019. PnP will be…

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