United States, (PressExposure) February 19, 2009 -- Out of the many brands of urban clothing lines today, Coogi is said to be one of the oldest brands that proliferated the urban and hip-hop fashion. But what makes it more unique than other brands of urban clothing lines is that Coogi wasn't founded in US shore, more likely, its founded in Australia by a man named Jacky Taranto.
Coogi is a fashion label known for its colorful knitwear founded by Jacky Taranto of Melbourne, Australia in 1969 were it was first called Cuggi. The label was then renamed in 1987 to sound more like an indigenous Australian name. Buy clothing lines by visiting an online wholesale clothing shop.
While most famous for its textured knitwear in the 1980s, the brand was popularized in the U.S. as urban hip-hop wear by the Notorious BIG. In his single "One More Chance", the Notorious BIG quoted the brand in his rap line "I stay Coogi down to the socks". Because of the huge influence of the Notorious BIG to the urban community, Coogi quickly became one of the rising brands of urban and hip hop clothing lines.
The brand was then purchased by a joint venture called Coogi Partners LLC, in 2002. Through the change of ownership, Coogi became even more popular in the US. Major Hip-Hop entertainers basically found the brand as an ideal fashion statement about their financial status.
Coogi's designs are uniquely based on four fundamental factors including color, texture, movement, and pattern, which gave the brand its vibrant and unique styles of clothing lines rarely found on any kind of clothing brands. Buy clothing lines by visiting an online wholesale clothing shop.
While most famous for its textured knitwear in the 1980s, the brand was popularized in the U.S. as urban hip-hop wear. In addition to clothing, the company's 1992 international trademark filing registered the brand for cosmetics and toiletries, leather, furniture, textiles, and toys.
Because of Coogi's unique Australian fashion designs, added with American sense of style, Coogi became more than just a vibrant knitwear, but a hip hop clothing line demanded by the urban community. Buy clothing lines by visiting an online wholesale clothing shop.