Media alert

27/02/2020

Pokémon Shirts Celebrates its 1st Anniversary

Launching a Kids Line and adding 100 New Fabrics to its lineup!

TOKYO, JAPAN (February 27, 2020) — Original Stitch, the online custom shirt service which allows customers to mix and match Pokémon prints to create unique Pokémon Shirts, is pleased to announce Pokémon Shirts’ 1st anniversary since debuting in Tokyo, Japan.  To celebrate its 1st anniversary, 100 new Pokémon fabrics referencing Pokémon Gold and Pokémon Silver will be added to the original 151 patterns currently available. Along with the fabric additions, Pokémon Shirts has expanded its line to now offer shirts for kids, allowing fans big and small to wear their love of Pokémon.

100 New Pokémon Fabrics inspired by the Pokémon Gold and Pokémon Silver video games!
 
100 new Pokémon fabrics inspired by the Johto region in the Pokémon Gold and Pokémon Silver video games have joined the current fabric selection, bringing the total number of fabrics available to 251. Customers can create their own unique shirt with the flexibility and option of choosing unique fabrics at six different parts of the shirt: collar, inner collar, cuffs, inner cuffs, base, and pocket. With the original 151 Pokémon fabrics inspired by the Kanto region in the Pokémon Red and Pokémon Green video games, customers can now mix and match Pokémon originally discovered in both regions within one shirt!

Get ready for the Worldwide Online Presale!

Pokémon Shirts is launching its online presale for the new fabrics, available February 28th through March 1st.  Out of the newly added 100 Johto region fabrics, 20 will be available for order during the presale, while supplies last. Those who order Pokémon Shirts during the two-day presale will be gifted a special handkerchief, made with one of the 20 fabrics*, while supplies last, and a free shipping code for future orders.

Presale
Date & time:  February 28th 11PM ~ March 1st 2AM GMT
Available Fabrics:  20 of the 100 new Pokémon fabrics from the Johto region found in Pokémon Gold and Pokémon Silver, 151 original prints from Pokémon Red and Pokémon Green, and 10 solid color base fabrics
Price:  Adult    $100 + shipping fee (Each customization added will be + $7)
            Kids      $85 + shipping fee   (Customizing the pocket will be + $5)
URL:https://pokemon.originalstitch.com/
* During the presale, the URL above will direct you to the order site.
* While supplies last.

The remaining 80 fabrics will be posted in Pokémon Shirts Official Instagram!
Follow our Instagram account and check out the 80 fabrics that aren’t out yet. The designs will be announced starting in March.
URL:https://www.instagram.com/pokemon_shirts_official/
 
Kids Shirts Available!
Pokémon Shirts has expanded its line to feature kids sizes, available online starting February 27th, 2020. Everyone in the family, from parents to kids, can now wear their favourite Pokémon on their shirt! Kids shirts will also be available during the presale for the 20 new Pokémon fabrics from the Johto region found in Pokémon Gold and Pokémon Silver, so don’t miss this exciting opportunity!

Kids shirts available in two styles and six sizes!
Kids shirts are available in a button-down or in a Hawaiian style, perfect for summer with its relaxed open collar. Sizes range from 3T to 9/10 youth.

The customizable areas for kids shirts are pocket, sleeve length, the shape of collar (for button-down shirt only) and the color of buttons. Choose your favorite Pokémon from the Kanto or Johto regions in the video games!

Pokémon Shirts Product Overview

Pokémon Shirts is a service where you can design your own customized shirt using patterns of 251 Pokémon in the combination of your choice. Each shirt is customizable down to the shape of the collar and the colour of the buttons to enable you to make the perfect shirt for any occasion.  Ideal for a business meeting, casual day off, or even on vacation.
 
Order Website:  https://pokemon.originalstitch.com/
 
Shirt Styles           :   Adult (Men’s and Women’s) in Dress, Casual, and Hawaiian style
                                   Kids in Casual Button-Down and Hawaiian style
Size                        :   Adult   9 sizes:  XXS・XS・S・M・L・XL・XXL・3XL・4XL
           Kids     6 sizes:  3T,  4/5,  5/6,  6/7,  8/9,  9/10
Customization     :   Adult:  6 parts:   base, inner & outer collar, inner & outer cuffs, pocket
              Kids      2 parts:   base, pocket
Price                      :  Adult    $100 + shipping fee
                 Kids      $85 + shipping fee
Available Fabric   :   251 Pokémon Fabrics + 10 Regular Fabrics
Available Regions:   Japan, United States, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore, Malaysia, Philippines, India, Indonesia, Canada, UK, France, Italy, Spain, Germany, Australia, and New Zealand

About Pokémon
The Pokémon Company International, a subsidiary of The Pokémon Company in Japan, manages the property outside of Asia and is responsible for brand management, licensing and marketing, the Pokémon Trading Card Game, the animated TV series, home entertainment, and the official Pokémon website. Pokémon was launched in Japan in 1996 and today is one of the most popular children’s entertainment properties in the world. For more information, visit www.pokemon.com.
 
About Original Stitch
Original Stitch started with a simple goal: to make buying shirts easier for the engineers that work at Silicon Valley. The base of the brand, Original Inc. was founded in 2015 with the vision of “bringing custom shirts to every closet”. OS allows for extremely detailed customization with one billion possible arrangements, while making it possible to order a shirt within 5 minutes. Every shirt is produced in Japanese factories and tailored to the highest quality.
 
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