Hatswork Round-Up: October 4, 2018

October 4, 2018 - By Emily Potter

In today’s Round-Up, we’re looking at how promotional swag was used at a Philly charity Fun Run. We’ll also look at Pantone’s top colors for next spring. Finally, we’ll talk about cap trends for children.


Promotional Swag on Display at the Broad Street Run

We’ve talked about how important promotional hats are for charity 5Ks and other Fun Runs. Promotional swag in abundance at the 39th annual Blue Cross Broad Street Run in Philadelphia. With nearly 45,000 attendees raising money for the American Cancer Society, you could find all of the following pieces of promotional swag and more.

Promo Marketing

Pantone Predicts these Colors Will Be Huge this Spring

In this article, Promo Marketing takes a look at Pantone’s top twelve colors for Spring 2019 as well as four neutral tones. Keep these colors in mind next time you’re working with a client to design their spring line of custom headwear.

  • Fiesta
  • Jester Red
  • Turmeric
  • Living Coral
  • Pink Peacock
  • Pepper Stem
  • Aspen Gold
  • Princess Blue
  • Toffee
  • Mango Mojito
  • Terrarium Moss
  • Sweet Lilac
  • Soybean
  • Eclipse
  • Sweet Corn
  • Brown Granite


Children’s Spring/Summer Headwear Trends

Here at Hatswork, we publish a biannual series on headwear trends. Twice a year we look at the Spring/Summer and Autumn/Winter headwear trends. This article focuses on the youth styles for the spring and summer.

Be sure to look back at all of our other trend articles as well.

Have you used hats or any other promotional swag to advertise a charity Fun Run? Tell us about it in the comments below.

Emily Potter

Emily is the Content Marketer for Outdoor Cap Co. She holds an M.A. in AD & PR from the University of Alabama and a B.B.A in Marketing. Emily is an avid Crimson Tide football fan. She has a golden retriever named Opie Winston, and a cat named Tide.


Hatswork Round-Up: October 11, 2018


Hatswork Round-Up: September 27, 2018