NEW ERA S/S ’13 5-Panel Cap Preview
NEW ERA CAP COMPANY is most known for their 59Fifty silloutte, the official cap of Major League baseball. NEW ERA been producing campers also known as the 5-Panel cap, for the past 2-3 years now, both within their existing EK Collection and brand collaborations. As an on-trend product they are continuing with this silhouette in Spring / Summer 2013. Their 5-panel doesn’t currently have a signature style code. The new S/S ’13 Camper collection features the classic, White / Silver ‘Adjustable’ visor sticker.
With over 90 years of history in the headwear industry, NEW ERA draws from a deep well of expertise to draw upon for their full range of head wear. The cap producing giant has applied this unique level of knowledge and design sensibility to the seasonal offering. This an opportunity to draw inspiration from key aspects of their brand, such as a strong license heritage and authentic standing within North American sports. Here is a preview of what you can expect to from their line up. Special thanks to NEW ERA, Michael Dudley and Jon Erazo for their insights.
The Fractural Rainbow Camper is a dissected rainbow cut into geometric shapes to achieve a kaleidoscopic look and feel. The all-over print really accentuates the impact of this design which NEW ERA has coupled with modern, clean execution.
The Chroma Check Camper is ideal for the summer months, this traditional, multi gingham fabric design combines the swagger of the city with the refinement of the great outdoors.
The Buffalo All-Over cap is very much inspired by NEW ERA’s brand heritage and local pride. A family owned company since day one, they are proud residents of their hometown of Buffalo, New York – the sample place they were founded, 92 years ago by Ehrhardt Koch. The result is an on-trend twist to the concept with this distinctive Buffalo print design.
The White Tyvek Camper is constructed from lightweight, durable ‘Tyvek’ a premium quality, highly breathable material. New Era has kept the style minimal and dynamic to really compliment this unique fabric story. These caps will only be available in very limited quantities.