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  1. HOW OUR CLOTHING IS MADE

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    January 4, 2017 by Polarn O. Pyret

    How is a piece of clothing actually created? What is the process beforehand? Designer Susan has the answers to these questions as well as a few more! Everything begins with a discussion regarding which print the garment is to have. Our print designers then draw it. Together the designers consider different color schemes and then decide which ones will be on the prints for the garments. When this has been done, an original is sent to the supplier for a print trial on fabric. Testing is the next step. The supplier sends garments in accordance with the instructions on the garment sketch and measurement list, and we test them at the head office. The design assistant and pattern maker check the fit and make sure …
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  2. Spring Name Our Prints Contest Winners!

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    May 2, 2015 by Polarn O. Pyret

    As always, we had so much fun with our “Name Our Prints” contest this spring. We had some imaginative names for this season’s contest and we enjoyed reading through them all. It was hard to pick the best ones. Our winners for the four fall prints starting with Print A: was Lanita with ‘Baah-tastic’, She is 2 years old, and named this print with her parents. Print B: by Miranda with ‘Tigerlicious’, is 9 years old. Print C by Edward and Lesley with ‘Farm Frenzy’, are twins from Cos Cob, CT. and Print D won by Ema with the name ‘gAto’ is a 3 years old who lives in New Hampshire, and is very excited to have received her new gAto dress! These winners will …
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  3. We Got Spring Prints!

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    March 16, 2015 by Polarn O. Pyret

    Help Us Name Our Prints & Win! March 16th – April 5th Our print naming contest We Got Prints has become an event that all our customers look forward to both in-store and online. We are confident that this latest installment for our Spring 2015 prints will be just as much fun. We love the animated animals of these newest prints which have a fresh look for this spring season. So in a nutshell, we’re asking you to once again help us Name Our Prints! Help us name the following prints and you could win an item from that collection. Also your winning name will be displayed at our web store, shown on store receipts and used in all marketing materials related to that collection. …
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  4. We Got Prints this Fall!

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    August 7, 2014 by Polarn O. Pyret

    Our print naming contest We Got Prints has become an event that all our customers look forward to both in-store and online. We are confident that this latest installment for our fall prints will be just as much fun. We love the warm deep colors of these newest prints which are so in-tune for the mood of fall. So in a nutshell, we’re asking you to once again help us Name Our Prints! Help us name the following prints and you could win an item from that collection. Also your winning name will be displayed at our web store, shown on store receipts and used in all marketing materials related to that collection. Our Limited Edition prints are cherished in Scandinavia each year, and we …
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  5. Share A Shelfie!

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    July 11, 2014 by Polarn O. Pyret

    We are excited to announce a new contest we are hosting here at Polarn O. Pyret USA. Our Edina, Minnesota store has been busy putting together perfect outfits for our “shelfies” as they are popularly known for the summer and we have decided to use these wonderful images to your advantage and allow you to win by sharing and regramming these fun pictures.  Every day we will choose a random winner from among those of you who have shared and regrammed to win a $50 gift certificate to Polarn O. Pyret USA to be redeemed in-store or online in the USA only.   Use it to outfit your kids to be stylish, cool, and functional at the same time! We will be posting a new PO.P Shelfie …
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  6. Design Your Own PO.P Print Contest Winners!

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    March 24, 2014 by Lauren Donnelly

    We just concluded our 1st  Design Your Own Print Contest and these winners could be one of our very own PO.P print designers with their creativity! Our grand prize was a $150 gift card, our second place won a $75 gift card, and our third place winner won a $50 gift card. Our first place winner was this lovely print filled with vegetables to help motivate little ones to try one vegetable each week by Jen from Iowa! Jen and her daughter had a lot of fun designing their print. The first time Jen heard about Polarn O. Pyret was in 2009. “I was shopping in Cambridge, England and I wandered into your store there. I was immediately in love with the bright colors and …
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  7. Name Our Prints Contest Winners!

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    March 20, 2014 by Lauren Donnelly

    As always we had so much fun with our “Name Our Prints” contest this spring. Once again, we asked customers to help us name our spring prints. We had some very creative and thoughtful names for this season’s contest and we enjoyed reading through them all. It was hard to pick the best ones. Our winners for the four spring prints starting with print #1 was Miranda with ‘Heartfelt Love’, Print #2 by Paula with ‘Lively Lollies, Print #3 by Andrea with ‘Classic Vroom’, and print #4 won by Mike with the name ‘Gronster’ — think little green monsters! These winners will win an item from the collection they have helped us name! Thank you to all who entered! Be sure to help us name …
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  8. Name our Spring Prints!

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    January 20, 2014 by Linda Kerr

    This has certainly become a favorite event for our customers, and we’re excited to announce the new spring prints are in stock! We’re asking you to once again help us Name Our Prints. This past fall our staff had a great time reading through all your (and your kids’) creative print names. We are excited for another round of entries and will definitely make this a tradition each season. Help us name the following prints and you could win an item from that collection. Our Limited Edition prints are cherished in Scandinavia each year, and we hope our American customers will fall in love with the bold colors and Swedish-inspired landscape patterns and playful front prints. Each season you’ll find Ts, leggings, underwear and socks …
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  9. Fall Prints Names

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    September 26, 2013 by Linda Kerr

    We had such fun with our third “Name the Prints” contest this month where customers had the opportunity to choose product names for our Swedish fall prints. What we enjoyed most was reading all the creative names that both parents and children submitted. After looking through all the fantastic name choices, we chose our favorites for the four prints: A: Harvest Hounds; B: Country Rocks; C: Farm Charm; D: Blueberry Scooterberry. The winners have been notified and will be receiving a free item from the collection they named.

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  10. Fall Prints in Action

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    August 29, 2013 by PO.P Press

    Our fall prints have been showing on up on websites all over the world. Here are just a few of our favorites.

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