Archive for ‘February, 2013’

Almost the World’s Largest Pillow Fight

Lands’ End first began offering items for the home in 1984, and quickly established a reputation for some of the thirstiest towels and toastiest flannel sheets…

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On Island Time. . .

We recently returned from Harbour Island in the Bahamas where we were shooting our new summer collection. 7 days full of sand, surf, sun, seafood, sunsets,…

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QUESTION: What does it take to create a great catalog cover? ANSWER: Seeds. Dogs. Bones. Gravel.

When clients of Lands’ End Business Outfitters have substantial uniform programs, we sometimes create custom catalogs displaying exclusively their wardrobe and logo. Here’s how some of…

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Once A Year, In The Springtime, There’s A Miracle In Mongolia.

The Kashmir goat yields up its precious, downy underhair – arguably the most sought after natural fiber the world has ever known, ever since the 16th…

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Casting Call

Anyone leafing through early Lands’ End apparel catalogs might be struck by a couple things: The overly generous use of exclamation points. (New Surfsider Rugbys!  The…

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15 Teams And A High Of 15°

For the past 18 years, the U.S. National Snow Sculpting Competition finals have taken place in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin. Teams from all around the country come…

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Everyone Picked This Flower

When we began designing our Supima® Fine Gauge Floral Cardigan almost a year ago, we had a feeling the vibrant flower pattern would catch quite a…

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Tread Lightly In These Shoes

We’ve been touting that our new Gatas Slip On and Skimmer shoes are “So light they’re almost weightless” – but talk is cheap. So we decided…

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The Big Snowstorm of 1985

It had been a banner year, heading into the busy Thanksgiving weekend. Sweaters, turtlenecks and Oxford shirts had been flying out of our warehouse, and we…

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