Sports fans are not only passionate about their team’s style of play but also their style of dress, and they are often very vocal when it comes to team uniforms. Fan-created concepts can often be found online, where uniform enthusiasts put their own stamp on team fashions. Despite their best efforts, fans don’t typically have a say in the design process.
The Milwaukee Brewers are letting fans play the role of fashion designer, as they seek help in choosing the team’s Spring Training style. Dubbed the “Design a YOUniform” contest, the team has asked fans to submit a creative design for an alternate Brewers jersey and cap. Templates include a blank jersey and blank hat that can be filled in digitally or by hand.
According to the team:
All submitted designs will be reviewed by an internal Brewers committee that will narrow the submissions to four finalists. On Tuesday, January 15 at 10 a.m. CT, those four finalists will be announced on Brewers.com and a fan vote will open online. In ad...