Month: February 2017

Cargo Crew Blog | The Modern Uniform | Food Truck

Frankie & Henry Food Truck

Frankie and Henry are manning the food truck in their festive mobile catering uniforms this week.🌮🚚 Keep cool when the food truck fryers heat up with our range of skirts, shorts, tees & short sleeve shirts. Choose charcoal and denim tones for the ideal uniform canvas and add colour with the addition of bright accessories. Our charcoal 100% cotton Rex shirt is the perfect work top to keep you comfortable and looking well-groomed throughout a hectic shift. Pair this with our sturdy Scout waist or bib apron to ensure your base layers stay spic and span and protected from any rouge grease spots. Add those festive touches to your uniform look with pops of colour via fun accessories (and a piñata 😜). Invoke a bit of bustling street festival food-truck vibe with a rainbow🌈 of retro patches and vibrant button badges. Frankie & Henry Wear Frankie wears the Women’s Tee in White with Todd Chino Skirt in Camel (not visible). The uniform is protected with the Scout Bib Apron in Black Denim. Meanwhile Henry wears the …

Cargo Crew Blog | The Modern Uniform | Neutral

The Perfect Match

Achieving a specific colour scheme for your work space doesn’t have to mean picking one colour and sticking to it. Selecting pieces in a range of tones and complimentary colours helps to make your scheme appear thought-out and well rounded. Moody Blues A colour that is classic & refined, Navy will forever remain in fashion. It evokes a feeling of loyalty & trust, and provides your wardrobe a colour accent without appearing loud or overpowering. Our Navy uniform range offers a selection of tonal pieces to build your look. Darker shades of blue create a sense of intimacy and old-world charm – ideal for that quiet tête-à-tête. This colour palette is perfect for wine bars or cafés aiming for refined and elegant atmosphere. Neutral Territory A neutral colour palette evokes clean, Scandinavian inspired design. Accents of beige and gold help to create a warm colour palette, and will peacefully brighten your work environment. Our White and Scandinavian Chic uniform collections are perfect to start your neutral colour scheme. Ever popular in twenty-first century design, neutral tones will lift the atmosphere of any …

Cargo Crew Blog | Frankie & Henry | Greengrocer

Frankie & Henry Greengrocer

It’s market day for Frankie and Henry who are ready to hit the stalls in their greengrocer’s uniforms. Fresh colours are key to build your uniform look around. This is demonstrated with the green & blue gingham check Frankie Shirts. These cotton shirts denote vibrant farm-fresh colours that will draw the eye in a bustling crowd. The earthy tones of the chino pants are an ode to nature, whilst the slight stretch in the fabric ensures comfort throughout the day. Keep your uniform clean with a sturdy apron. Our Harvest aprons are made from heavyweight 100% cotton denim that fades with age and grows in character for an authentic and well-worn denim look that lasts. The large feature pockets are handy for your work day essentials and personal items and the neck strap is adjustable to suit your body shape. Meanwhile, our denim Workers Hat is ideal if your greengrocer’s market stall sees you working outdoors. This uniform draws on the familiarity of the traditional grocer but modernises the look with contemporary cuts and colours, …

Cargo Crew Blog | Frankie & Henry | Valentine's Day

Frankie & Henry Valentine’s

Ooh la la, Frankie & Henry are are spreading the love in preparation for Valentine’s Day.💕 Whether you’re travelling uno or duo during this year’s Feast Day of ‎Saint Valentine‎, uniforms don’t discriminate. Get your crew ready for the day of love with staff style that expresses romance and affection *sigh. Accents of red and pink are the colours of choice for Valentine’s inspired uniforms as they denote feelings of love and intimacy. Keeping your colour palette limited to a few shades including monochrome base layers, ensures the crimson hues of feature pieces stand out. A trademark top like our red-checked Max Shirt works to create a visual story within your workplace. Mix this look up with a different uniform combination in the same colour tones to add interest to the overall staff wardrobe. And if you’re a solo professional there’s no reason why you can’t pay tribute to Saint Valentine with your work outfit on the day. Arrange some red balloons around your work place for a little extra fun.🎈 Frankie & Henry Wear …

Cargo Crew Blog | Frankie & Henry | Polka Dots

Frankie & Henry Polka Dots

Frankie & Henry are mad about polka dots with this week’s fun uniform style that can be incorporated into many working environments. We love accessories at Cargo Crew which can transform an otherwise plain uniform into something that pops, catching the eye. This week’s polka dot theme is a perfect example of how patterned accessories work to change the visual tone of an outfit. Scarves and ties displaying a polka dot pattern adds a fresh and fun point of difference to uniforms. This design introduces some much loved individuality to set your style apart from uniform status quo.👌 Similarly, a polka dot shirt has the same effect by adding that extra touch of personality into a staff uniform kit or individual work outfit. Our Tate Pinspot Shirt is an ideal uniform shirt made from premium 100% cotton. It features a subtle pinspot design for that avant-garde statement. Frankie & Henry Wear Frankie wears the navy Tate Pinspot Shirt with the sulphur Ace Bib Apron. This look is accessorised with our black & white Pin Spot Bow Tie and …