The Program

Building Your Hats

No limits

We offer most of the custom logo and appliqué options, custom add-on’s and popular trims that you see in mass retail merchandising including (but not limited to) flat embroidery, raised embroidery, inline raised embroidery, woven labels, fabric patches and printed leather patches. Available custom add-on’s include traditional screen printing, high density screen printing, sublimation. Popular custom trims include, clip labels, inner private labels, custom seam taping, trucker ropes and sandwich visors. If you don’t see it, it doesn’t mean we don’t offer it, simply ask us about it.

Minimums on most styles begin at 72 pieces per style, 24 pieces per color with quantity breaks at 144/432/576/1152 pieces.  Our manufacturing capabilities don’t stop at 1152. Larger orders will be quoted on an individual basis per upon request. *Ask About Special Order “Three Peat” Headwear Kit – 48 per style, 24 per color, 3 Popular Styles for a 144 Piece Total Order.

Our expertise is in our ability to forward think upcoming trends and translate them into custom headwear designs that amplify your brand and sell through.

Program “Deets”

Minimum Order Breaks
72-Piece Minimum Order Per Silhouette / 24 Pieces Per Color
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Quantity breaks at 72/96/144/288/576
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30-35 Days Production
From final art approval
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7-10 Days Shipping Average Landed Time
Could be longer during peak seasons
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No Set-Up or Digitizing Fee’s
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Free Custom Interior Private Label on All Orders over 144 pieces.
Below 144 pieces add $.50 per unit
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Free Contrast Color Options
Fabric Panels, Button, Eyelets, Stitching, Undervisor
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Most Hat Styles Have Self Fabric Inner Liner
Reduces Sweat Stains and Hides Unsightly Front Panel Appliqué Affects
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10’s of Thousands Possible Custom Combinations
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Expected Art Turn Time of 3-5 Days
Could be longer during peak seasons
Call Shade Sales Rep or email [email protected] for Additional Assistance with Your Order

How To Order

Choose A hat, Visor, Boonie or Cold Weather Style
Shade Headwear Group
Choose Silhouette
Choose Silhouettes
Choose Fabric & Color Options
Choose Fabric Options
Choose Applique

Choose your Appliqué Type

Add Custom Upgrade & Trim Options

Ask A Shade Sales Rep for A Full List

Choose Custom Upgrades
Top Off Your Design with Any of Our FREE Contrast Color Options

Panels, Eyelets, Button Stitching