If you could be anywhere this weekend, would you choose the Sundance Film Festival?
Here we are (courtesy of a Vulture tweet). Jay-Z’s Tidal is dressing their sets with our blankets-that’s the Silver Bark blanket in the middle, with Rainier and Glacier on each side.
Another shot from @benjaminbratt
We also showed up in the @applegate lounge with a national parks Motor Robe:
A coat made from one of our Chief Joseph blankets is worn by Water Defender LaDonna Bravebull, who is tirelessly getting the message out at the festival.
We hope Pendleton blankets have been helping people stay warm in North Dakota.
If you spot more shots of Pendleton at Sundance, let us know, will you? Stay warm, everyone. And remember, our blankets are proudly made in the USA.
Fall is here, and it’s time to be fearless.
Follow along as brand ambassador Marianna Jamadi heads for Peru, and takes Pendleton along.
See her styles at www.pendleton-usa.com.
Follow Marianna on Instagram: @nomadic_habit
Pendleton Woolen Mills is proud to announce two new Pendleton blankets as a tribute to “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” and “Star Wars: Rogue One.”
This is the droid you’re looking for. This limited edition Pendleton blanket depicts the lovable droid BB-8, an indisputable fan favorite and major scene-stealer who debuted in The Force Awakens. Ombré shading represents the blue and red lightsabers of Rey and Kylo Ren, the film’s hero and villain, while geometric shapes add a distinctly Pendleton touch.
Dark silhouettes hint at the mysterious heroes at the heart of Star Wars: Rogue One, the latest chapter of the Star Wars saga. This limited edition Pendleton blanket gives you a sneak peek at new characters Jyn Erso and Captain Cassian Andor, as well as the droid K-2SO, the tropical planet of Scarif–and is that Darth Vader and the Death Star in the distance? Bands of green reflect the film’s muted palette.
The edition size is limited to 1977 hand-numbered units for each of the full-size blankets. Each is presented in a commemorative box. The BB-8 box stacks with the previous four editions released in 2015.
Each blanket also comes in a Padawan child-sized edition. We’re still waiting on our “Star Wars: Rogue One” sample, but here’s the BB-8 blanket. As you can see, it’s a slightly warmer/brighter palette, with a bright yellow whipstitched binding. And he’s a friendly droid for a child’s room!
Every blanket is made in America, woven in Pendleton’s own Pacific Northwest Mill.
The blankets are scheduled to ship in early October. They are available for preorder on Friday, September 2nd. Preorder online here: SHOP STAR WARS BLANKETS
The blankets are also available for preorder at the Pendleton store locations listed below.
Pendleton retail stores:
Pendleton Woolen Mill
The Pendleton Home Store
Pendleton Outlet stores:
Pendleton and UGG Australia have done it again, this time in styles that honor America’s National Parks! The new collection for men and women features iconic UGG® boots and slippers paired with the historic National Park Stripe designs of Pendleton’s National Park blankets.
The limited-edition UGG® X Pendleton® Collection will be available at all UGG®concept stores in North America and Asia, online at UGG.com, pendleton-usa.com and at select wholesale partners beginning August 15.
You probably recognize the stripe patterns from our Yellowstone and Yosemite blankets, shown here in photos by two of our #pendle10park explorers; Corey Jenkins (@ourfreeways) and Allie Taylor (@alliemtaylor).
The boots, like our blankets, are part of our initiative to honor and support the National Park Service in its mission to preserve America’s treasures, our National Parks.
See our selection here: Pendleton x UGG Australia. We would love it if you bought from our site, but we have already sold through some styles and colors. So please head to UGG Australia to find anything you don’t see in our selection. And please don’t wait. The collection is honestly flying out the door. And we are not supposed to play favorites, but this style is our favorite.
That’s how you walk the dog, people.
Festival season is going strong, and we were excited to be part of a feature on “The Fest Dressed List,” featuring strong new artists hitting the festivals this year.
Andra Day looks fantastic on our Los Ojos blanket and we love her retro vibe. According to Rolling Stone, Andra:
Sounds Like: One in the morning at your favorite cabaret bar
For Fans of: Emeli Sandé, Melanie Fiona, Seinabo Sey
Why You Should Pay Attention: Don’t be fooled by the images of Andra Day in doo-rags and vintage furs like a post-millennial Billie Holiday. Far from a retro artist, her music spans from “Forever Mine,” which is inspired by the Flamingos’ doo-wop classic “I Only Have Eyes For You,” to the soaring empowerment anthem “Rise Up,” which she performed last month on the BET Awards. “I’m not going to put myself in a box,” she says. “Whichever chord progressions move me, whether it’s rock, jazz, doo-wop or soul, I’m going to put it together and not be worried about whether people can put it in a lane or not.”
You can read more about Andra here: Andra Day
Shop for the Los Ojos blanket here: SHOP
And see other Los Ojos-inspired items here: LOS OJOS
The new Pendleton Airstream is causing a stir, as it brings together two iconic American brands in in the #liveriveted Airstream of your dreams. Enjoy these photos, taken in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, before we could even TALK about this project!
The special touches start at the front door…
…and continue through the interior.
Pendleton motifs that celebrate our National Parks are embossed on the leather seating and stenciled on the storage doors.
A selection of Pendleton Home goods from our National Park Collection furnishes your Airstream in Pendleton style.
And don’t forget your best friend.
The Pendleton Airstream isn’t just a wonderful way to explore the National Parks. It’s a wonderful way to support the Parks. A portion from the sale of each of the 100 limited edition Pendleton Airstreams will help support the National Park Foundation, which maintains and preserves our National Treasures for future generations.
So if you’re ready to start living your dream life today, contact Airstream for more information here: PENDLETON AIRSTREAM
We strongly suggest you read this feature by Dave Blanchard for OPB, which will tell you “Everything you Need to Know before the Timbers MLS Cup Game.” Then grab your scarf and get set to wave it in honor of our Western Conference Champions, the Portland Timbers, as they compete for the MLS cup for the first time EVER!
The game is tomorrow. Our Timbers are skilled, tireless and full of fire. Let’s cheer them on to victory!
And we want to remind you that you can pre-order your Timbers blanket, designed by a Timbers fan and chosen by Timbers fan votes.
See the blanket here: Timbers Blanket
One of our district managers had a letter from one of our employees as follows:
Janese and I were talking one day about this new Broadway show called Allegiance and how we both planned to go. She informed me her cousin works for George Takei, the inspiration and star of the show. She planned to gift him a Pendleton blanket, since sharing his story was courageous. I thought this was a wonderful gesture! We ended up going yesterday, and when we met Mr. Takei, he said to me “You work for Pendleton? I wear their shirts and love them!” He thanked Janese for the beautiful blanket, and said he would take it to his house in Arizona. He is a gracious, talented star, and a Pendleton fan!
We are great fans of Mr. Takei around here, from his days on Star Trek as Mr. Sulu, to his current incarnation as King of Facebook and Broadway star. So enjoy some starry-eyed fan moments, thanks to Kris!
We have been waiting for this one to hit. The Poler and Pendleton merchandise is finally live, and we can show you what fun it is. It’s time for some #campvibes .
With a tent, a rucksack, a rolltop, a camera cooler the collection will keep get you packed up and ready for adventure.
There’s a beach towel and a crazy poncho, too.
Poler makes goods for people who do stuff. So get on out there and do some stuff, people.
And when you’re tired out, you can wrap up in Pendleton wool, thanks to the blanket.
Shop the collection here: SHOP
Read more about Poler here: POLER
Levi’s and Pendleton collaborate in shades of deepest indigo. The made-in-the-USA capsule collection features Levi’s indigo denim and Pendleton wool in a pattern that pays tribute to the shared workwear roots of both companies. The stars of the collaboration are jean jackets for him and her constructed of Levi’s indigo denim and lined with Pendleton wool.
Workwear shirts for him and her tell a unique denim story in Pendleton’s WoolDenim™. WoolDenim™ weaves 100% virgin wool with the distinctive look of ring-spun denim, front and back. We offer it in many different weights. This collaboration uses a special year-round weave, with yokes lined in the collaboration’s unique patterned wool.
The 2015 Levi’s collaborative blanket, the third we’ve done with Levi’s, is a beauty. Mountain and arrowhead motifs in shades of indigo deepen to charcoal.
The collection is available through Levi’s: SHOP HERE
Check out some of the press for this collection!