LOOP Celebrates Canadian Made Brands This Canada Day
We here at LOOP are incredibly proud to have a great offering of Canadian made goods. From Coast to Coast Canada is well represented in the shop with everything from jeans to jackets and everything in between. Here are some of the great brands we offer in the shop that are made right here at home in Canada.
Naked and Famous, Montreal QC: (Raw Denim Jeans, Button Up's, Belts, Denim Jackets)
Founded in 2008, Naked & Famous set out to create a brand with no frills & no gimmicks with no distressing or embellishments using raw denim and innovative fabrics. The company produces all their clothing in Montreal, Quebec while the denim is made on smaller, antique looms. Their 100% cotton shirt are assembled and sewn in the oldest existing shirt factory in North America.
Raised By Wolves, Montreal QC: (Head ware, Sweaters/Hoodies, and T-shirts)
Utilising domestic production Raised By Wolves have built the brand on a staple range of tee's, fleece, and hats that push the limits of streetwear. Building and shaping a truly unique identity for Canadian street wear, Raised By Wolves have included a custom camo print. A great assortment of their signature 5-panel hats are a must for any season and any look.
Outclass, Toronto QC: (T-shirts, Henleys, Sweaters, Button Up's, Jackets and Coats)
Quality is paramount at Outclass. Fabrics are sourced from some of the world’s finest mills - in Japan, Europe, USA and Canada - and preference is given to natural fibres. At Outclass, they have close and longstanding relationships with some of Canada’s best manufacturers. Many of these factories have been operating for several generations, producing for some of the most discriminating brands. As a result of the close proximity to these factories, routine visits are made to ensure high standards of quality throughout the production process. The Outclass story is a particularly Canadian one, reflecting self-reliance and the search for quality and durability bred in a place where conditions can be tough and unforgiving. This is the history that stands behind our brand and that also directs our future.
Canada Goose, Toronto ON: (Coats, Jackets & Parkas)
Founded in a small warehouse in Toronto almost sixty years ago, Canada Goose has grown into one of the world's leading makers of luxury apparel. Sam Tick immigrated to Canada in 1950 bringing a strong entrepreneurial spirit. In 1957, he founds Metro Sportswear Ltd. in Toronto, which specializes in woolen vests, raincoats and snowmobile suits which soon grows into what we now know as Canada Goose. In 2014 Canada Goose officially opens its Global Headquarters in Toronto, significantly increasing manufacturing capacity. The company is recognized by the federal government for employing 6% of the cut & sew labour industry in Canada.
Reigning Champ, Vancouver BC: (Fleece Hoodies, Sweaters, T-shirts, and Jackets)
Reigning Champ designs and manufactures premium athletic wear. Their process is guided by their principles: Respect the details. Master simplicity.
They design and develop signature fabrics, emphasizing rugged construction and unrivalled comfort. Reigning Champ is based in Vancouver, BC, where they have crafted year-round staples since 2007.
Just to show you Canada has an amazing and thriving garment industry with a ton of different options that will let you purchase quality pieces that will last you a long time. Be sure to stop by the Shop for these great brands and more or shop 24/7 from home at BricksandBonds.ca