It's difficult to discover the origins of a trend, especially as its happening, but the value or qualities that people desire and gravitate towards are often a bit more obvious. Originally founded in 1935 in San Francisco, the iconic Gorilla logo, a symbol of toughness, hasn't changed much in over 80 years, and the commitment to quality, functional workwear has continued as well. Although at first guess it may seem that the current Ben Davis trend is a '90s throwback, since everything '90s seems to be popular nowadays, but there's probably more to it than just that. Continue reading
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Laborers in New York City are the gorillas of the work world, and because they work so hard, they need clothing that will hold up to the difficult job. Dave’s New York is pleased to announce the arrival of Ben Davis Work Clothing, because it’s tough enough to do the job of a mountain gorilla, but comfortable and stylish enough that workers may choose to wear it even during playtime, too.
From trim pants in black or blue to short sleeve half-zip shirts in several colors, Ben Davis workwear keeps the crew covered. People have been donning Ben Davis clothing since the 1930s, when Simon Davis and his son Ben Davis, founded Ben Davis Clothing. Continue reading