Jim Vilk, Would You Wear This?

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Painting Uniforms on Uniforms

Reader Douglas Ford recently alerted me to the work of an artist named Dan Stromme, who has an interesting specialty: He paints sports scenes on helmets and jerseys.

Let’s start with the helmets, which are particularly cool. Here are some of my favorites (for all of these, you can click to enlarge):

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Uni Design Moves to Brave New Video World

In all the years that I’ve been running uniform design contests over on ESPN, nobody has ever submitted his or her design as a video — until now. When we recently announced the contest to create an expansion NHL franchise for Las Vegas, Jim Brewster sent in his design as a YouTube video . . . → Read More: Uni Design Moves to Brave New Video World

Cross-Dressing Alert!

Interesting news last night out of St. Louis, where the Blues announced that they’ll be marking the start of the baseball season by wearing Cardinals jerseys for pregame warm-ups on April 11.

I’m a bit conflicted about this one. On the one hand, it’s cool to see a city’s teams cooperating, collaborating, acknowledging . . . → Read More: Cross-Dressing Alert!