Independence Day is right around the corner! When you hit the sales, be sure to keep American merchants and retailers in mind. To help keep your shopping as patriotic as possible, here are five products from brands who still produce their items in the United States.
Fiesta Pedestal Bowls
Fiesta dinnerware has been manufactured in the United States since it was first introduced in 1936. For an extra patriotic table this Fourth of July, check out dishes in scarlet, ivory, and cobalt, like these Fiesta Pedestal Bowls (featured). Regularly $35, they're $23.99 each on sale at Kohl's,
plus you can use coupon code SWIMWITH20 to take 20% off when you use your Kohl's credit card, or coupon code SUNNY15T to take 15% off any non Kohl's charge card order to take the price down to $19.19 or $20.39, respectively. Coupons are valid through June 30.
Pendleton E-Reader Case
Pendleton is another brand with a long history of production in the USA; they started making blankets and robes for Native Americans in the 1800s. Today their company has expanded to produce apparel, home goods, and accessories like this Pendleton E-Reader Case. Originally $69, it's now on clearance for $14.99 at Urban Outfitters.
American Apparel Youth America Screen Print Baby Rib Cap Sleeve Raglan
American Apparel has been manufacturing their large line of apparel for men, women, and children in their Downtown Los Angeles factory since 2000. You can find a number of affordable deals in their sale section, like this Youth America Screen Print Baby Rib Cap Sleeve Raglan, which was marked down from $13 to $10 and is available in two different styles which are perfect for the summer season.
Crayola 96-count Crayons with Built-In Sharpener
Most Crayola crayons, like this Crayola 96-count Crayons Set with Built-In Sharpener, are still made in Pennsylvania. This week, Toys 'R' Us is offering a buy one, get one 50% off deal on most Crayola products when you use coupon code 953453. Regularly $7.99 each, you can get two sets for just $11.98 with coupon (and who couldn't use a second set of crayons?).
Tervis 16 oz. 4-pc. Flip Flop Tumbler Set
Tervis Tumblers like this set of four 16 ounce Flip Flop Tervis Tumblers are yet another product for home made in the states. These durable cups are available at Bealls Florida and are, appropriately, made in Florida. Regularly $43.99, they're on sale for $35.19, but you can take another $5 off through the end of today with coupon code SUMMERFUN, which takes the price down to just $30.19.
What are your favorite American brands? Do you go out of your way to shop items made in the United States?