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Tommy Bahama Collegiate Series Adds New Schools and Women's Styles for Fall 2018

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Tommy Bahama Collegiate Series Adds New Schools and Women's Styles for Fall 2018

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SEATTLE, Aug. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Tommy Bahama announces the expansion of the highly successful Tommy Bahama Collegiate Series for the 2018 season. The new collection includes over 70 of the top universities across the country, as well as the addition of women's styles. Designed to appeal to students, alumni and multigenerational families, the Tommy Bahama Collegiate Series features university logoed polo shirts, camp shirts, half-zip pullovers and full-zip jackets in college colors. The success of the collaboration, and its expansion into additional schools and women's product is due to the combination of high quality Tommy Bahama product and signature styles along with the appeal of the aloha spirit and school pride offered in this truly unique collection. Additional schools will be added throughout the year.

"The response to the Tommy Bahama Collegiate Series has been amazing and it just keeps growing," says Doug Wood, CEO of Tommy Bahama. "The opportunity to expand our upscale fan apparel to women and even more colleges shows a real desire for quality product that can be worn beyond game day."

The Tommy Bahama Collegiate Series features some of the brand's signature styles in a range of college colors and details, each embroidered with the school's logo. New this season is the women's collection, featuring flattering new styles: the Floral Victory Tee, a fun casual knit shirt in a fading floral print and university logo to show your school pride; the Sea Glass Breezer, a sleeveless button down that provides a fresh look; and the Winning Streak Full-Zip, a long sleeve zip front jacket that makes it easy to show support for your favorite college.

In addition to the new styles offered for women, the men's selection continues to grow as well to provide the signature island spirit and great Tommy Bahama quality. The men's styles now include the Parque Polo, a festive tropical print polo shirt with university logo and the Polo Rico, a horizontal striped polo shirt in school colors with a logo on the left chest. The camp shirt options have now expanded to include the Fuego Floral, a rich floral print rendered in college colors as well as the Hula Oasis, a classic solid camp shirt in school colors with logo on the left chest. As the weather cools down, the Tommy Bahama Collegiate Series will keep you warm with the new Firewall Core Half-Zip, a sleek grey knit with university logo perfect to root for your team while staying warm and the Full-Zip Scoreboard Jacket in a performance knit fabric. Lastly, the Pacific Check is a long sleeve button down shirt with a team logo that shows your school support far beyond game day.

The Tommy Bahama Collegiate Series was developed in conjunction with licensing partners IMG College Licensing, LLC, Fermata Partners, Learfield Licensing Partners and 289c Apparel, Ltd. The collection will be available at tommybahama.com, select Tommy Bahama stores, Follett Higher Education bookstores, Barnes & Noble College Bookstores, Alumni Hall, Fanatics.com, and select college bookstores and fan shops stores across the country. Suggested retail prices range from $110-$175 for men's and $80-$110 for women's.

The schools included in the Tommy Bahama Collegiate Series for 2018 are:


1.       Arizona State University

14.   Louisiana State University

2.       Auburn University

15.   Marquette University

3.       Baylor University

16.   Michigan State University

4.       Boise State University

17.   Mississippi State University

5.       Brown University

18.   New York University

6.       Clemson University

19.   North Carolina State University

7.       East Carolina University

20.   Oklahoma State University

8.       East Tennessee State University

21.   Purdue University

9.       Florida State University

22.   Stanford University

10.   Fresno State University

23.   Southern Methodist University

11.   Gonzaga University

24.   Syracuse University

12.   Iowa State University

25.   Texas A&M University

13.   Kansas State University

26.   Texas Christian University



27.   Texas Tech University

50.   University of Mississippi

28.   The Ohio State University

51.   University of Missouri

29.   The Pennsylvania State University

52.   University of Montana

30.   United States Military Academy

53.   University of Nebraska

31.   United States Naval Academy

54.   University of Notre Dame

32.   University of Alabama

55.   University of Oklahoma

33.   University of Arizona

56.   University of Oregon

34.   University of Arkansas

57.   University of Southern California

35.   University of California, Berkeley

58.   University of South Carolina

36.   University of California, Irvine

59.   University of South Florida

37.   University of California, Los Angeles

60.   University of Tennessee

38.   University of Central Florida

61.   University of Texas

39.   University of Florida

62.   University of Washington

40.   University of Georgia

63.   University of Wisconsin

41.   University of Hawaii

64.   Vanderbilt University

42.   University of Iowa

65.   Villanova University

43.   University of Kansas

66.   Virginia Tech

44.   University of Louisville

67.   Wichita State University

45.   University of Massachusetts, Amherst

68.   Wake Forest University

46.   University of Memphis

69.   Washington State University

47.   University of Miami

70.   West Virginia University

48.   University of Michigan

71.   Xavier University

49.   University of Minnesota


ABOUT TOMMY BAHAMA
Tommy Bahama is part of Tommy Bahama Group, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Oxford Industries, Inc. Established in August 1992, with corporate headquarters in Seattle, Tommy Bahama is the iconic island lifestyle brand that defines relaxed, sophisticated style in men's and women's sportswear, swimwear, accessories, footwear and a complete home furnishings collection. The company owns and operates over 160 Tommy Bahama retail locations worldwide, 18 of which offer a Tommy Bahama Restaurant & Bar. The Tommy Bahama collection is available on TommyBahama.com and at the finest U.S. retailers, including Nordstrom and other specialty retailers. For more information, please visit www.tommybahama.com.

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