• Buttons 101: Left, right, up and down

    I work in a factory brimming with garments of all stripes. So it should come as no surprise that I can identify a women’s shirt from a distance, even when folded or on a hanger. The cut is a dead giveaway. Designed for a flattering fit, a women’s shirt often...
  • Holiday Musings

    The holidays are in the air. You wouldn’t know it from inside J.A. Uniforms, though. There’s still so much to be completed before we bid the year adieu.   In anticipation of the busy travel season, we’re putting the final touches on hotel uniforms that’ll be pressed into service well...
  • White Gloves Abound


    If you’re a fan of the iconic game show “Family Feud,” you might recall this episode. The host asks contestants to name someone who wears white gloves.

    The top-scoring answer was doctor, followed by Mickey Mouse, nurse, and dentist. If we are to exclude the cartoon character, we find the professions represented here are noted for exercising special care or attention.  In fairness to Mickey, I suppose his adoring fans would say the same of him.  Continue reading