ASHL And Keener Jerseys Partnership Announcement

PARTNERSHIP ANNOUNCEMENT We are very excited to announce our brand-new nation-wide partnership with the Adult Safe Hockey League (ASHL).  With our partnership, Keener Jerseys will become the Official Jersey Provider for ASHL Teams. This partnership means that men and women playing recreational level hockey across North America will now have easy access to professional-level, quality jerseys using innovative and user-friendly … Read More

Ultimate Checklist – Get Your Order Right EVERY TIME.

You’ve taken the lead and will deliver championship jerseys for your team!  You can do it.  Before you begin, we’ve created a checklist for you. Download it, print it, carry it with you in your folder.   There is a lot to remember to get this right, the Ultimate Checklist will help you ensure your order goes according to plan. From … Read More

Hockey Pant Shells – Vinyl v Polyester

What is the difference between a vinyl shell and a polyester shell? First off – Pant Shells go over top of your hockey pants – teams use them so that everyone on the team is wearing the same colour pants (looks a bit more pro). We carry two types polyester and nylon and each comes in stock and custom/sublimation. There … Read More

Heartbreak and Pancakes

While playing soccer when I was 11, I was called for a ‘hand ball’ inside the penalty kick area.  The player scored and we lost the game. I was devastated. I went home and cried.  My mom comforted me by telling me that things would be ok and that I should always remember how I felt for when other people … Read More

Jersey Stripping (sounds like more fun than it is)

Hello Adam Yes we strip jerseys (remove names and numbers) but we do caution that sometimes we can’t get everything off and the jerseys can get damaged.  All that scary talk aside we do it.   Hope that answers your question. We look forward to doing your jerseys. Further the the above excerpt from an email to our customer… We charge … Read More

Kiss Cutting with Keener

Kiss Cut

Kiss cutting (AkA reverse layers) is a really elegant (and cool) way of displaying numbers or letters on a jerseys. Most often when team’s use multiple layers for their numbers they use a technique called ‘Stacking’.  The dominant colour is laid on top of the other 3 layers.  In the photo below, the white layer is simply placed on top … Read More

A Fresh Approach To Jersey Customization

I’m Jason Olson, co-founder of Keener Jerseys. My partner is Chris Dougherty – better known as Keener. Keener and I started our business because we want to bring a fresh approach to jersey customization: We want to make it easy for teams and fans to order awesome custom jerseys. Keener has 20 years experience customizing pro jerseys for fans and … Read More

Lasers. Not Just For School Photos Anymore.

Laser-Cut-Numbers

Is there anything lasers can’t do? When I started customizing jerseys, I made cardboard stencils. I would lay them on the fabric, trace it with a pencil, then cut the number out with scissors. Every new team I got an order for, had to make the stencil then repeat the entire process. A lot of love, sweat and tears went into my … Read More

Hooked On Chain Stitching

wha-oilers-perkins

Yesterday we posted an example of the Blackhawks chain stitched logo. Today, we wanted to show you a few more.  In the early days of jerseys, chain stitching was used all over the place, including for player names.  That’s intense.  See below for an example of that – most of you probably remember the legendary Ross Perkins of the WHA … Read More