Brooklyn Industries Launches a Signature Design Series Just in Time for Summer

Brooklyn Industries has mastered the art of subtle tie-dye effects with the Sunspot Tee.

Brooklyn, NY, March 24, 2012 --( As the first style to be released in the Signature Design Series, the Sunspot Tee features tie-dye effects, fashionable front pocket detail and a limited edition number stamp.

Created in a limited run at the Brooklyn Industries headquarters in Dumbo, Brooklyn, the designers have up-cycled a soft, cotton t-shirt from the archives to create a timeless, unisex design. The Sunspot tees distressed look is the result of a hand twist and knotting technique similar to tie-dying. Each shirt has been individually hand wrapped, knotted, sun soaked then hand washed, creating a one of a kind tee that’s perfect for summer.

The Sunspot Tee is currently available at all Brooklyn Industries locations and at

About Brooklyn Industries

Brooklyn Industries is a cutting edge design company that sells its innovative clothes exclusively through its 15 retail stores and online website. Founded by visionary artists Lexy Funk and Vahap Avsar in 1998, Brooklyn Industries’ stores engage the local community in art, clothing, design and style.

Brooklyn Industries was honored as a “Green Power Pioneer” by ConEdison Solutions and Community Energy, Inc. in recognition of its commitment to using Wind Power in its stores and office headquarters. In 2006, Brooklyn Industries was recognized as a top entrepreneur with Crain’s New York Business’ coated “Small Business Award.” The company also ranked in Inc. Magazine’s 500 list, which highlights the nation’s fastest-growing private companies.

Brooklyn Industries continues to grow every year as an innovative and creative vertical retailer, staying true to its Brooklyn roots.
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Erin Williams