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Jack Tar Togs Campaign for Medical Masks

Across the country, people are sewing masks for healthcare use. Jack Tar Togs is helping, encouraging others to sew, and sewing masks ourselves. The issue is the enormous number of masks needed for healthcare. While these masks are not used for COVID-19 patients, they are very useful for situations like assisted living facilities, rehab facilities, […]

Profile: Anni Benedikte Hansen, Denmark, Collecting Jack Tar Togs

Educating and Rediscovering an Era It has been a joy to see the posts and art of Anni Benedikte Hansen of Denmark, who is a fashion collector whose has recreated many vintage fashions for today. Recently, she acquired some vintage Jack Tar Togs items from sellers in the United States, and not only matched them […]

Vintage Jack Tar from Mendocino’s Friends of Health

Classic Jack Tar Sailor Suit

FORT BRAGG, Calif. – As we put the Jack Tar Togs brand history back together, we are grateful for samples of the original clothing. We received an inquiry about the history of the brand from Dr. Gin Kremen, DDS, a volunteer from Mendocino County’s Friends Of Hospice. Dr. Kremen contacted us whens she found a […]