All-American Style Essentials For Labor Day Weekend
10 All-American Style Essentials To Rock This Labor Day Weekend
As we prepare to bid adieu to the final days of summer, a.k.a. Labor Day, don’t let it put a dent into looking your All-American summer best at your last bbq, bonfire or beach party. Enjoy your day without labor while paying homage to a few of the “Made in the USA” companies that work hard to keep fellow Americans employed, churn out high quality products and hell, make you look good.
Declared an official holiday since 1894 (thank you Grover Cleveland!), Labor Day honors the American labor movement and contributions that workers have made to the strength and prosperity of our great nation. So, what are you waiting for? Raise your glass (ok, Bud can) and toast to American style essentials guaranteed to make a lasting impression well past the first Monday in September.
Striped Button-Down Tee
Made of Japanese cotton with urea unbreakable buttons, it’s a classic warm weather shirt proudly made in California.
$ 118.00 at Huckberry.com
Floral Button-Down Tee
Ditch the sleeves, already! Bonobos Riviera shirt shouts party over here with its blue floral park pattern shirt in 100% linen.
$ 85.00 at Bonobos.com
Meet your new old friend. TOMS super soft classic hoodie is an everyday fave guaranteed to keep you in the right amount of warmth from sun up to sun down. And, with every purchase, TOMS will help a person in need, One for One.® Made of a triblend, 50% polyester, 46% cotton, 4% rayon. Universal fit, made locally in the U.S.A.
$ 48.00 at TOMS.com
Dark Wash Denim
Citizens of Humanity modern, straight leg jeans in rich dark blue are perfect to transition from summer to fall. The stretch denim made of 98% cotton, 2% elastane gives it a casual broken-in feel. Made in America.
$ 108.98 at Nordstrom.com
Leather Flip Flops
Want to feel like you’re walking on pillows? J Crew’s Island slipper has been the first name in Hawaiian-made flip-flops since 1946. Made entirely by hand using full-grain leather with pebbled leather straps, a thick rubber sole and key comfort features like arch support and a contoured heel, they are state-of-the-art flip-flops made in the U.S.A.
$ 89.95 at JCrew.com
Shinola will never let you miss the ferry with its handsome stainless steel case with a black leather strap watch. Details include a distinctive black dial with luminous hands and Arabic numeral hour markers and water resistant at 50 feet. The company is dedicated not only to building goods to last but of all the products they make, American jobs might just be the thing they are most proud of.
$ 522.50 at Amazon.com
Celebrate the good old days of baseball when you wear the Detroit Tigers MLB 2016 Turn Back The Clock Low Profile 59FIFTY Cap. This caps low crown and old-fashioned logo hearken back to a bygone era, while still looking perfectly fresh a looks that never goes out of style. This cap is just right for long, summer days, proudly made in Buffalo, New York.
$ 34.99 at NewEraCap.com AskMen