St. Croix Blog

European Trip and Special Pre-Sale!

Twice a year, our Design Director, Dave Gebhardt, and St. Croix Founder Mr. Brenner make a whirl-wind trip through Europe. They scout trends, literally traveling city to city through the important fashion capitals of Europe. It’s an exciting and arduous effort, but like every piece of knitwear created by hand for St. Croix, nothing is […]

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Employee Spotlight: Karen Godsey

Everything that’s made—from mugs and furniture to the fabulous St. Croix clothing—follows a similar process. For St. Croix, things begin with a strong design, and wrap up the handcrafted process with a final, detailed inspection. But in between the start and finish is a pattern (among many, many other steps). It’s the key to the layout, […]

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Trousers

St. Croix Trousers now in stock!

For nearly 60 years, St. Croix has been proud to offer hand-made luxury clothing. Our fabulous knitwear is handcrafted in America. Some items in our collection, like our supreme Crossover Shirts and our specialty trousers are handmade by our Italian tailors exclusively for St. Croix. Typically, our clothing is made to order every season. That’s […]

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Fresh Picked for Fall

Design Director Dave Gebhardt took some time away from his busy travel schedule (more on that another time) to share his favorite pieces from the Fall 2015 Collection. Not sure what to wear this fall? Let his choices be your guide! Textured Knits: From our very favorite Fashion Cable Knit Cardigan Sweater to our Classic Chunky […]

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Retailer Spotlight: The Foursome

This October, award-winning retailer The Foursome in Plymouth, MN is celebrating their 80th year in business! That’s a major accomplishment in the retail world. And when people talk about a “family business”, there’s no better example than the three generations of family all working together at The Foursome. The company began in 1935, founded by […]

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Fall 2015 Heritage Collection

In fashion, there are trends, fads and classics. Trends can last a few seasons or a few years, and can even define a decade. Fads…well fads are usually the stuff we look back on and cringe (parachute pants come to mind), hoping they never find new life. But classics live on. Classic looks defy the […]

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Retailer Spotlight: Lindley Clothing Co.

This fall, Lindley Clothing Co. in Omaha, NE will celebrate a huge milestone for any organization, but particularly for independent retail—80 years in business! Speaking with John Lindley, owner of Lindley Clothing, he shared some insights on his business, his philosophy, and what he loves about the industry he’s in. John told us a brief history […]

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St. Croix Bicentennial Flag “Flies” Again!

When you make the life changing decision to become a citizen of a country you weren’t born in, it’s not something you take lightly. It’s not a decision you forget making. You take an oath and promise allegiance to that country. When Bernhard Brenner became a citizen of the United States, he took that decision—that […]

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Whatever happened to Mr. Knitter?

Ever wonder where names of things come from? Names like Kleenex have become so ubiquitous that they no longer just represent a brand, they are the name of a thing. Companies often utilize the services of creative agencies and scores of focus groups to land on the perfect, multi-faceted, multi-national name for their company. Or […]

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