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Topic: Apparel

High-Tech Socks Easily Sorted With Embedded Microchip, iPhone App

Samy Liechti proudly shows off his invention

Have you ever wondered to yourself, Why isn't there a microchip in my sock? No, you haven't. Because it is a sock, and not a computer. But Samy Liechti, founder…

Top 10 Commercials of the Week: Aug. 31- Sept. 7

These spots traveled to the future, hopped in a box and demonstrated proper condom use

This week, a tablet computer came to life, a douchey date on a boat got soaked, and a pup with a taste for car keys learned a lesson.  Many of the…

Maru, the Internet's Top Cat, Goes to Work for Uniqlo

Japanese clothier also taps Joe Montana for ads

Joe Montana won four Super Bowls quarterbacking the San Francisco 49ers. Maru the cat couldn't throw a forward pass to save his life. Unlike some pitch-kitties, he doesn't even have…

Ad of the Day: Hanes

Brand's ComfortBlend T-shirts are even softer than wearing kittens

Stupid sight gags never go out of style, particularly when they involve kittens. That appears to be the solid thinking behind the new Hanes spot from The Martin Agency (and MJZ…

Nike Looking Forward to 2032 Cairo Olympics

Jordan Brand dreams of next great basketball rivalry

Nike continues to hog the advertising spotlight around this year's Olympics despite not being an actual Olympic sponsor. In addition to the brand's stellar "Find Your Greatness" spots, Wieden +…

Ad of the Day: Levi's

A pair of jeans is a stupendous motivator in W+K's latest 'Go Forth' spot

Are you a young worker stuck in a dead-end job (or lacking one entirely) in an impossible job market in a horrible economy? Don't worry. Throw on a pair of…

Jason Priestley Goes Back to School, This Time as a Teacher

Old Navy continues its 1990s TV fixation

Old Navy's 1990s TV flashback advertising continues, moving on from the stars of Blossom to the dreamboat king of Beverly Hills, 90210. This time, Jason Priestley's been cast as an…

'Gooks of Hazzard' Shirt Blasted for Racial Slur

Skateboard brand's design 'unacceptable,' Asian rights group says

If you like retro TV and racist slurs, have we got the T-shirt for you. Baker Skateboards is taking some heat this week for its shirt called “The Gooks of…

It's Stompeez vs. Silly Slippeez in the Stompable-Slipper Wars

Infomerical rivals in smackdown

Catchy jingles, rainbow swirls, sparkle transitions—Stompeez has all the hallmarks of a successful toy commercial. And with genius lyrics like "We love 'em! We want 'em!" it's no wonder the…

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