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New National Lock Cap

NOW AVAILABLE $25 Limited run washed wax cloth cap. Unstructured with velcro backstrap. Mesh back version coming soon.The National Lock Company was founded by three Swedish industrialists in 1903. Starting with eight employees, National Lock became one of Rockford’s largest employers. The massive plant, including the 10-story clock tower, is still a Rockford landmark to see.

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Supermarket T-shirts

CLEAN UP ON AISLE 3. Introducing our new Supermarket tees, fresh from your favorite local grocery store. Certified Grocers, Hilander, Red Owl and Thompson Food Basket. Screen-printed on super soft Bella+Canvas tees.

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New Sandy's Hamburgers t-shirt

Get your kilt on with our new SUPER-SOFT tee.Many Midwesterners fondly remember having a Big Scot double burger, french fries and a chocolate shake at a local Sandy's Hamburgers. The Illinois-based chain was started in 1958 as a direct competitor to the quickly growing McDonald's chain. It's first location was in Peoria and over the [...]

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Black Line

Introducing the BLACK LINE. A special series with new designs from Madison, Peoria, Rockford & St. Louis. Printed black on a super soft Bella+Canvas vintage black 100% cotton (combed & ring spun) t-shirt. Costs start at $24, a little more than our normal shirts, but we know you’ll love the look, feel and fit of [...]

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St. Louis Tanks

Stay cool this Summer in our New Tanks.Brains Drive-In and Noah's Ark. Starts at $24 for small-XL

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Peoria T-shirts

We're pleased to announce our new line of Peoria T-shirts. It's where we met, fell in love and spent way too much time at Sully's. Go Braves! Also featured in our first batch of four is Hunt's Drive-in Restaurant, Peoria Drive-in Theater and Szolds Department Store.You can also pick one up in Peoria at Urban Artifacts.

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Record Store Day Tees

Each of these bygone places had a great impact on their respective local music scene and we're excited to have them for Record Store Day 2015. To help support local, they will be released at participating record stores Saturday, April 18, 2015 then available online and other retail outlets Sunday, April 19, 2015. Participating Record Stores Mississippi [...]

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Buy a tee - Help save History

Help preserve a piece of Rockford’s architectural history!100% of this shirt sale goes to the preservation and relocation of the Rockford Cabinet Company’s ornate, two-story entryway that remains after the building burned down in early 2015. Bygone Brand is pleased to work with a group of local citizens that have taken it upon themselves to [...]

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Loyalty Rewards Program

We value our customers! As a way of saying thanks to our many repeat customers, we have automatic Loyalty Reward Discounts for our online customers.★ 5% off all items when you make more than 2 online purchases.★★ 10% off all items when you make more than 5 online purchases.You must make purchases from your bygonebrand.com [...]

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Warehouse Sale

Get a sweet deal at our first "Warehouse" Open House. Come see the Bygone Brand basement and shipping department at Mom & Dad's. Everything we have will be on display and for sale. Saturday, January 24, 2015 10am - 2pm 8501 Colchester Dr. Machesney Park, IL 61115 Map SPECIALS!! New T-shirt release 10% off T-shirts 15% off Sweatshirts Free tee raffle every hour Donuts & coffee [...]

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