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This February, ’47 continues its celebration of the Black Fives Era –– the time from 1904 to 1950 when all-Black basketball teams emerged and flourished amidst a racially divided nation. Despite this reality, players had the courage and wisdom to know they could make history through sport –– and that’s exactly what they did. Black Fives teams barnstormed cities across the U.S., at times playing multiple games in one day. The energy, talent, and ability to bring communities together over love for the game couldn’t go unnoticed. From Washington to Chicago to New York where the Harlem Rens went on...

Though we all know loyalty isn’t reserved for one day of each week, there’s something about game day that gives everyone the extra moxie needed to show the world where your allegiance lies. At ’47, we know the details of this look get some extra thought, so we’re always thrilled to see our gear make its way in. Whether it’s something subtle or bold, new or old –– we hope our premium sportswear gives you inspiration to let your you out. So to help top off your game day look, we’re selecting one fan each week to receive a ’47...

’47 Global Artist Project

The Global Artist Project is a unique expression of ’47’s sports licensed headwear and apparel delivered through the creative lenses of artists from around the world. In response to the growing popularity of Major League Baseball abroad, ’47 tapped into Monorex — an international collective of creative talent — to enlist artists who could carry out ’47’s vision of bringing fresh, authentic and original designs to the global sports lifestyle community. The artwork submitted now proudly lives on ’47’s premier headwear and apparel, as one of our most unique and exciting offerings to date. Six MLB teams are represented in...

Sport may be competitive in nature, but the same passion that helps a team win or fans cheer –– implies an aspiration to unite with others: over a team, a city or just the love for a game. In 2016, baseball is helping to repair a broken relationship between the U.S. and Cuba, and with the help of Baseball Havana, it just might be a home run. Until recently, a generation of people never knew a world where Cuban and American lifestyles were freely intertwined. Only a hundred miles of ocean water separates Havana, Cuba from Key West, FL. That...

Founded as the Oklahoma Agricultural & Mechanical College in 1890, Oklahoma State University has come a long way since the Agriculturists era. Since then, OSU has been know as the Aggies, Farmers and Tigers before finally settling on the Cowboys. The Cowboys’ spirit is led by the bobble-headed mascot, Pistol Pete and his official horse, Bullet. As one of the most iconic college mascots, Pistol Pete and Bullet rally the Stillwater supporters before every football game at Boone Pickens Stadium. OSU 1960s Decal Oklahoma State has a well-rounded winning tradition with 50+ NCAA championships overall. Over the years, OSU has...

We created a limited Super Bowl XXXII: Denver Broncos collection to celebrate the individual and collective achievement against great odds. SUPER BOWL XXXII: Denver Broncos SUPER BOWL XXXII: Denver Broncos SUPER BOWL XXXII: Denver Broncos SUPER BOWL XXXII: Denver Broncos SUPER BOWL XXXII: Denver Broncos SUPER BOWL XXXII: Denver Broncos SUPER BOWL XXXII: Denver Broncos SUPER BOWL XXXII: Denver Broncos SUPER BOWL XXXII: Denver Broncos Entering Super Bowl XXXII, AFC teams had lost 13 straight. As 12 point underdogs against the defending champion Green Bay Packers, the Denver Broncos seemed destined for a 39th year without a championship. Packers’ QB...

NE Revs X ’47

Delighting fans and pushing the game of soccer forward, players are known for injecting creativity into their style of play. Inspired by this approach, we aimed to capture this same creativity off the field with a special project. As a proud partner of the MLS, we teamed up with Jermaine Jones, Lee Nguyen, Kevin Alston and Darrius Barnes of the New England Revolution to develop a special edition headwear collection. Using premium fabrics and a variety of Revs logos, our designers worked intimately with each player to bring his unique style to ‘47 headwear. The only shot to score a...

‘47 visited Gainesville to explore the history of Florida Gators football. After examining images and memorabilia, we created the ‘47 ARCHIVE: Florida Gators collection. '47 ARCHIVE: Florida Gators '47 ARCHIVE: Florida Gators '47 ARCHIVE: Florida Gators '47 ARCHIVE: Florida Gators '47 ARCHIVE: Florida Gators   A founding member of the SEC in 1932, the University of Florida football program didn’t achieve consistent success until the 1960’s. The hiring of Ray Graves as head coach in 1960, for a salary of $18,500, turned things around and kicked off the “Silver Sixties”. In 1966, the Gators’ recorded their first major bowl victory,...

The Pittsburgh Steelers host the Arizona Cardinals in Week 6, a rematch of Super Bowl XLIII. SUPER BOWL XLIII: Pittsburgh Steelers The Steelers comeback victory over the Cardinals in 2009 is certainly one of the most memorable Super Bowls of all time. Looking for their second Super Bowl victory in four years, the Steelers were favored against a Cardinals team led by the resurgent veteran, Kurt Warner. Leading 17-7 at halftime, the Steelers had Super Bowl #6 in sight after James Harrison’s Super Bowl-record 100-yard interception return for a touchdown. With the Steelers up 20-7 in the fourth quarter, the...

Introducing Gypsy Sport

Driven by the entrepreneurial spirit of our founders, we collaborate with those who share our passion for creativity and innovation. These qualities are clear in Gypsy Sport. Gypsy Sport Gypsy Sport Gypsy Sport Gypsy Sport Gypsy Sport Gypsy Sport Gypsy Sport Gypsy Sport Gypsy Sport Gypsy Sport Gypsy Sport Gypsy Sport Gypsy Sport Gypsy Sport Gypsy Sport Gypsy Sport Gypsy Sport Gypsy Sport Gypsy Sport’s “athleisure” aesthetic is born out of designer Rio Uribe’s obsession with sport logos and jerseys. By deconstructing these familiar elements, Rio creates something new that is grounded in sport and yet distinctly unconventional. Gypsy Sport’s...

Super Bowl I: Green Bay Packers

To celebrate the 50th Super Bowl, the NFL is highlighting 19 Super Bowl rematches in the 2015 regular season. In Week 3, the Green Bay Packers host the Kansas City Chiefs in a rematch of Super Bowl I. SUPER BOWL I: Green Bay Packers On January 15, 1967, the Packers faced the Chiefs in the first NFL-AFL World Championship, later known as Super Bowl I, at Memorial Coliseum in Los Angeles. The Packers were heavily favored, as the Chiefs and the entire AFL were still seeking recognition as a true rival to the NFL. With 60 million people watching, the...

Super Bowl III: New York Jets

In honor of this year’s 50th Super Bowl, the NFL is celebrating 19 Super Bowl rematches during the regular season. Week 2 features the New York Jets vs. Indianapolis Colts, a rematch of Super Bowl III. SUPER BOWL III The 1969 Colts, then based in Baltimore, lost just 1 game in the regular season. At the time, it was widely believed that NFL teams (Colts) were far more talented than AFL teams (Jets). Despite all the hype, Jets QB Joe Namath famously guaranteed a victory in Super Bowl III. His team helped him back up that talk on game day,...

The University of Tennessee has a rich football history. From “Rocky Top” to the checkerboard end zones of Neyland Stadium, UT has inspired some truly iconic traditions. ’47 ARCHIVE is a chance to reaffirm the amazing history of storied programs such as UT. Our ’47 ARCHIVE: Tennessee Volunteers collection is directly inspired by two historic football seasons. 1970-1971: The Vols, coached by Bill Battle, had a 10-1 record their first year at Neyland Stadium. Led by a notoriously strong running game, the Vols ran their way to face Air Force in the Sugar Bowl. But with a surprise shift in...

686 x 47

Today we unveil our new collaboration with 686, a global leader and innovator of snow technical apparel. The collaboration blends 686’s experience crafting technical outerwear with ’47’s deep roots in collegiate headwear and apparel. At its foundation, the project is built upon mutual respect and a shared commitment to progression. Together, 686 x ‘47 have created a collegiate tech capsule collection for the Winter 2015-2016 season. Featuring a mix of outerwear, tech apparel, water resistant headwear and accessories, the 686 x ‘47 collection delivers a crisp aesthetic that blends futuristic camo patterns and classic collegiate logos with technical progression. The...

Gourmet x ’47

Today, we’re pleased to announce our latest collaboration: Gourmet x ’47. The history of ‘47 as a brand and a family will always influence what we create. In Gourmet, we found a partner that applies a similar lense to the past in order to inspire its future. In fact, the thread of Italian heritage in the ‘47 and Gourmet families traces back to the same province in Italy. It’s in celebration of this common journey that Gourmet x ’47 comes to life at the forefront of sports and fashion. The collection itself features iconic patterns and materials, from stained glass...