by Matt DeLaere, Marketing
|Note the toque atop Toronto goalie Jonathan Bernier’s helmet during last week’s Winter Classic.
[Image from http://sports.nationalpost.com]
The Icethetics blog has posted the introduction to the latest episode of the HBO series “24/7 Red Wings/Maple Leafs: Road to the Winter Classic.” The short video shows the preparation of jerseys for last week’s outdoor game between the Wings and Leafs, and shows a lot of items garment decorators will find familiar: swing away heat presses, sewing machines, flatbed cutters, even Thermo-Tape!
Don’t forget, you can order officially licensed player name and number kits for all NHL® jerseys, including this year’s Winter Classic set, from Stahls’.
Here’s a little glimpse into the life of a jersey decorator, courtesy of HBO: