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Class / Patent application numberDescriptionNumber of patent applications / Date published
206292000 Article retainer or positioner 13
206284000 Article hanger attachment extended from container 11
206008000 Hat and headwear 11
206279000 Means to hold article hanger or support 10
206281000 Indicia 6
206299000 Single self-supporting folded blank forms container 3
20130037432Package Configuration for Disposable Absorbent Articles - A box package containing stacked disposable absorbent articles is disclosed. The package has a pair of top flaps, and a handle cutout on each flap. In one embodiment a handle reinforcing material may be disposed between the handle cutouts. In one embodiment the handle cutouts may be partial, and attached portions of material forming residual cutout flaps may remain attached within the cutouts. Other structural elements may be present to maximize economy of space while maintaining structural integrity, conserving materials and providing a package that is convenient for consumers.02-14-2013
20110174643Windowed Shoe Box and Shoe Dock - A container comprises a first side with an opening in a center portion. A second side is parallel to the first side. A third side is perpendicular to the first side and the second side, and the third side spans between the first side and the second side. A fourth side is perpendicular to the first side and the second side, the fourth side spans between the first side and the second side, and the fourth side is parallel to the third side. A bottom side has edge portions integrally formed with edge portions of each of the first side, the second side, the third side, and the fourth side. A top side is parallel to the bottom side. And, an edge portion of the top side is integrally formed with second edge portion of the second side.07-21-2011
20100059396HOSIERY DISPLAY PACKAGE - A hosiery display package includes a support panel joined with a base for supporting displayed hosiery, and a sleeve movably coupled to the base. The sleeve is movable between a closed position in which the hosiery is secured within the package, and an open position in which hosiery is removable from the support panel.03-11-2010
206280000 Reinforced wall 1
20090101528WRINKLE REDUCING GARMENT ENCLOSURE - A garment enclosure is disclosed having top and bottom panels, first and second side panels, and first and second end panels. The enclosure has a longitudinal axis and an unfolded length. First and second cylindrical members are connected to the top panel and oriented perpendicular to the longitudinal axis. First and second extensible panels are connected to the bottom panel at locations adjacent respective first and second cylindrical members. The extensible panels are extensible in a direction parallel to the longitudinal axis of the garment enclosure. The extensible panels are not connected to the first and second side panels, so that when a garment is placed within the enclosure and the enclosure is folded about the first and second cylindrical members, the extensible panels extend longitudinally to prevent binding of the garment at the fold points. The elimination of binding substantially eliminates wrinkling of the garment. A method of using the garment enclosure is also disclosed.04-23-2009
206288000 Article hanger integral with container 1
20100193383undergarment hanger - An undergarment hanger suspending by a hanger or hook; thin and dual sided receiving pouches with side access openings for storing a wide range and sizes of undergarment clothing, accessories, and swimsuits. In addition, the shape of the undergarment hanger reduces creases and dimples formed on the stored article of clothing and the like. Fabric or other material may be provided adjacent the top, bottom and side access openings to rigidize the undergarment receiving pouches.08-05-2010
206289000 Article hanger suspended from container or attached support 1
20110031140HANGING GARMENT STORAGE UNIT - A hanging garment storage unit includes a hanger, a frame, and a drawer. The hanger is arranged to removably couple the frame to an external support. The frame has a broad side and a top. A track is coupled to the broad side of the frame, and the drawer is slidably coupled to the frame. The frame has a broad side and a narrow side, and the drawer is arranged to slide along the track with the broad side of the drawer facing the broad side of the frame. The drawer is further arranged to pivot about an end of the frame to allow movement of the drawer from a storage position to an access position.02-10-2011
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20130075288Organizing and retention apparatus for bras - Bra organizing and retention apparatus, comprising an elongate flexible holder having multiple pockets interconnected to position the pockets in vertical sequence; means to open and close each pocket, for bra reception and removal, the pockets including flexible and perforated panel material to pass washing fluid during holder and bra tumbling, and bra cleaning as in a washing machine; and stiffeners integrated with the holder, to resist collapse of at least certain of the pockets, as during holder and bra tumbling.03-28-2013
20130037431COVER-TYPE CONTAINING STRUCTURE FOR FLEXIBLE ENCLOSURES - A cover-type containing structure for flexible enclosures primarily includes a front cover sheet, a rear cover sheet and a flexible enclosure. The front cover sheet includes a first joining edge and a cover piece, whereas the rear cover sheet includes a cover assembly corresponding to the cover piece. The flexible enclosure includes a second joining edge and by engaging the first joining edge with the second joining edge, the front cover sheet and the flexible enclosure are fixed. Besides, the containing structure further includes a holding portion. Under a contained state, the holding portion is used to contain smaller objectives; whereas, in an unfolded state, in addition to using the flexible enclosure to contain larger objectives, the holding portion can be also used to contain smaller objectives. The present invention can be also applied to a piece of clothing combined with a bag unit or other flexible enclosure.02-14-2013
20130092568NECKTIE TRAVEL BAG - The necktie travel bag of the present invention is designed and configured to maintain one or more neckties flat and unwrinkled during travel or storage so that it can be ready to be worn by a user and accent the attire instantly upon unpacking. By allowing the neckties to be packed in a perfectly elongated flat configuration without any folding or bending, the necktie travel bag maintains the neckties unwrinkled and flat even if it is shoved inside a suit case or suit bag along with a multitude of other items that shift and move during travel. The rigidly flexible material that is used to make the necktie travel bag of the present invention keeps the neckties unwrinkled while a hook attachment allows the necktie travel bag to be hung inside a suit bag or a closet.04-18-2013
20130213836Apparatus for Multi-Activiy Athletic Event Transition and Method for Making the Same - This application describes an athletic activity transition device for use during multi-activity athletic events (to include decathlons, duathlons, biathlons, x-terra and other multi sporting activities that require transitioning between the various sporting activities) to minimize the time expended by an athlete during transitions from one athletic activity to the next. The disclosure is directed specifically to the device's blades which are used to carry athletic gear—specifically shoes, and are designed to be oriented in such a way to facilitate quick and efficient access to the gear when transitioning between athletic activities. The athletic activity transition device further provides a stable platform on which the athlete can sit during the changing process, thus allowing a brief rest period and saving time and energy otherwise wasted while trying to balance changing shoes and other gear in a standing position.08-22-2013
20130056373Collapsible Laundry Container - A collapsible laundry container includes an outer bag portion having a bottom and a plurality of sides extending upwardly from the bottom. An inner bag portion includes a bottom wall and a plurality of side walls extending upwardly from the bottom wall. The inner bag portion is situated in an interior area of the outer bag portion. The bag portions are movable between a collapsed configuration in which respective side walls are generally adjacent respective bottom walls and an expanded configuration in which respective side walls extend upwardly from respective bottom walls. A cover member is removably coupled to one of the inner and outer bag portions and configured to prevent access to the inner bag portion interior area. The inner bag portion is permeable while the outer bag portion is impermeable.03-07-2013
20090057174Container - A container designed principally for footwear has a corrugated liner board or fiberboard base and a thermoformed plastic lid that is securely attached to the base. The lid is preferably clear so that the contents of the container may be seen through the lid. The lid is attached to the base with a series of tabs that engage cooperatively formed openings in the base and the lid has side edges that engage the edges of the base. The lid is secured in the closed position with tabs formed on the forward edge of the lid that engage openings in the base. The inventive container protects articles held therein during shipping and storage, and displays the articles both before and after sale.03-05-2009
20130062231SHOE HAVING REMOVABLE AND INTERCHANGEABLE HEEL ASSEMBLIES WITH KIT - A removable heel assembly, a shoe having a removable shoe assembly and kit containing a shoe body having a heel base and a plurality a assorted removable and interchangeable heels. The heel assembly includes the heel base and a removable and interchangeable heel. The removability relies upon at east two curved, tapered grooves ending in a dimple. The heel utilizes a locking connector which contains components which fit within a cavity within the heel base and which locks in place upon rotation thereof when the components engage the curved, tapered, grooves and dimple.03-14-2013
20120234706Ski/Snowboard Carrying Bag - A bag for transporting and storing skis, snowboards, and related accessories, such as helmets, boots, gloves, and goggles, where the bag has an elongated lower compartment for the storage and transport of skis and snowboards, and at least one separate upper compartment for the storage and transport of accessories. The lower compartment prevents the moisture on the skis and snowboards from reaching the helmets and gloves. The upper compartment may be divided into separate subcompartments, allowing boots to be kept separate from helmets and gloves, which can aid in keeping the moisture and/or odor of the boots from affecting the helmets and gloves. The bag is made of durable flexible material and is closed by zippers or other secure fasteners.09-20-2012
20100116700INDIVIDUALLY WRAPPED UNDERWEAR - An individually wrapped underwear includes: a wrapper; a sealed edge on the wrapper; a chamber within the wrapper; and underwear within the chamber.05-13-2010
20080289978REUSABLE UNDERWEAR STORAGE CONTAINER BOX - A reusable stackable storage container for housing, organizing and/or displaying at least one item including a top side casing, a bottom side casing, a first cup-like protrusion formed on the top side casing, a second cup-like protrusion formed on the bottom side casing, and at least one sidewall formed to the bottom side casing, where a cavity between the first cup-like protrusion and the second cup-like protrusion is adapted to receive the at least one item when the container is closed. The container further may comprise a selectively engageable fastening mechanism formed on the top side casing and bottom side casing to open and close the container. A support structure may be formed on a sidewall to provide additional support when the container is standing vertically on the at least one sidewall. Two or more containers can be nestably stacked one into the other, the first cup-like protrusion of one container fitting into the second cup-like protrusion of another container.11-27-2008
20090184011Garment carrier system - A garment carrier which provides a flexible material having a fastener with matable parts capable of engagement when a garment is rolled within the flexible material.07-23-2009
20090084695UNCONTAMINATED GARMENT PACKAGING - A packaged garment includes a garment and a sealed bag. The garment has a torso portion, a sleeve portion connected to the torso portion, and a leg portion connected to the torso portion. The garment has an outer surface and an inner surface opposite the outer surface. The sealed bag contains the garment with the sleeve portion folded onto the torso portion, a portion of the sleeve portion folded at least once underneath the sleeve portion between the sleeve portion and the torso portion, and the leg portion folded onto the torso portion. The garment is manipulated so that the inner surface of the torso portion faces outward and the torso portion forms an inner space containing the sleeve portion and the leg portion.04-02-2009
20090071853TEMPORARY STORAGE SLEEVE FOR ARTICLES OF CLOTHING - A temporary storage sleeve for holding an article of clothing comprising a front wait and a generally parallel back wall. The front wall and the back wall are spaced at a distance and interconnected along at least two edges forming a first side wall and a second side wall. The sleeve is open along at least two edges. The sleeve further comprises a releasable closure mechanism for securing the first wall relative to the back wall and at least partially occluding at least one of the at least two openings. One of the side walls includes at least one pleat, the pleat movable to an extended configuration greater than the spaced distance.03-19-2009
20110240495T-Shirt Buddy - The invention involves Article Dispensing, specifically tee shirts or other garments that can be folded and placed into the unit. Tee shirts, or other garments, stored in standard drawers, are not easily worn in a rotating manner. Specific garments are also not easily identified and retrieved by conventional storage methods. Finally, capacity of conventional storage methods is not easily expandable.10-06-2011
20120199505KIT WITH WEARABLE DECORATIVE ELEMENTS - Kit of wearable decorative elements. The kit includes at least a main container. At least two securing devices are included. Each securing device is configured to secure at least one wearable decorative element to a user or user's clothing. At least two wearable decorative elements are also included.08-09-2012
20100320102SELF DESIGNED FASHION WEAR AND OTHER ARTICLES - Erasable paintings used to paint a design on the at least one paintable surface of the footwear. The erasable paintings are insoluble in water and thus can withstand any weather conditions. The present invention also provides an erasing solution for completely erasing the erasable from the paintable surface. The present invention also provides an article of footwear having at least one paintable surface and at least one erasable painting. The article of footwear may also include an erasing solvent to erase the at least one erasable painting. The article of footwear may also include a spray and/or liquid to make the painting permanent and/or a painting instrument. The article of footwear may also include various accessories.12-23-2010
20110068028INDUSTRIAL AND UTILITY GLOVE - A glove system is described herein that includes: a hand covering segment, and a receptacle segment, wherein the receptacle segment is coupled to the hand covering segment. A storage system for a glove system is also disclosed that includes: a hand covering segment, a receptacle segment, wherein the receptacle segment is coupled to the hand covering segment and wherein the receptacle segment comprises the bottom portion of the storage system; and a lid, wherein the lid is removably coupled to the receptacle segment.03-24-2011
20110094907SHOE BOX - A shoebox having a pair of partitions forming partial dividers with one of the pair of the partitions anchored to and extending inwardly from one end wall and the other of the pair anchored to and extending inwardly from the other end wall. The partitions are flexible and are preferably misaligned with one another so that a pair of shoes positioned within the box, with one of the pair on one side of one partition and the other shoe on the other side of the other partition are separated one shoe from the other shoe, or the pair, and with the flexible nature of the partitions conforming to the shapes of the shoes positioned within the box.04-28-2011
20100025269TRANSPARENT BOX AND ARRANGEMENT OF ARTICLES OF CLOTHING THEREIN - In one embodiment, a retail display includes a first box having walls that define a first interior compartment. The walls include a top wall that is formed of a transparent material to permit viewing of the first interior compartment. The display also includes an inner box that is open along a top thereof and is disposed within the first interior compartment. The inner box partitions the interior compartment into a first section and a second section where the inner box is disposed. The inner box has a second interior compartment. The retail display includes a first article of clothing disposed within the first section, wherein the degree of movement of the first article of clothing is limited by walls of the first box and the vertical side wall of the inner box. A second article of clothing is disposed within the second interior compartment of the inner box. An aperture is formed in the top wall of the first box and positioned so that it extends across the vertical side wall of the inner box and allows access to both the first and second interior compartments to permit contact with both the first and second articles of clothing.02-04-2010
20090173647FOOTWEAR CARRIER: SHOE HOLDING SUPPORT STRUCTURE - A light weight, molded foot wear carrier consists of a body forming two open cavities with a dividing wall between the cavities. Each body formed cavity is open on a top end there of for easy footwear insertion. The carrier has straps, which may be adjustable, to hold the footwear in a secure position inside the carrier, with one strap extending across each opening for each cavity. The footwear is held upright for ease of insertion and removal. The straps may be formed as elastomeric straps that may be adjustable to hold footwear of various geometries.07-09-2009
20120012481CASE FOR TRANSPORTING AND STORING A GARMENT - The present invention relates to a case for transporting and storing garments, especially collapsible garments, and especially petticoats. The case may be fashioned of a tubular housing usually maintained in an upright, vertical orientation. The housing includes a base end that may be flared outwardly to help stabilize the housing in an upright position. At least one end, and preferably both ends, of the housing are open whereby a garment, such as a petticoat, may be stuffed into the hollow interior of the housing. The interior of the housing is sized and surfaced such that the garment is maintained within the housing through compressive frictional engagement with the interior will of the housing. A case and garment combination is also disclosed. A method for transporting and storing a garment is also disclosed.01-19-2012
20110089060Closet clothing inventory system - A clothing tracking device is provided having a substantially rectangular body made of a rigid sheet material and equipped with a reinforced opening configured and positioned on the rigid sheet to allow a garment hanger to fit within and cause the substantially rectangular body to lie in such a way as not to interfere with or cause damage to a garment hung on said hanger. The rigid sheet material having a plurality of pockets formed from a transparent material affixed thereto. Each pocket having three sides completely affixed to the rigid sheet material and one side at least partially unfixed to the rigid sheet material to form pockets. At least one note card configured to fit within the pocket having a recording area adapted for recording date, event, and remarks about when the clothing was worn, cleaned or purchased.04-21-2011
20090134048MERCHANDISE AND ASSOCIATED MANUFACTURING METHOD - Merchandise that is of a textile product such as a T-shirt, in combination with a packaging container for holding the textile product. The packaging container has substantially the same dimensions of the packaging container for an audio or video carrier. The packaging container is provided with a visual theme associated with the main product.05-28-2009
20090134047Method of Providing a Garment - A method of providing a garment (05-28-2009
20120255883UNCONTAMINATED GARMENT PACKAGING - A packaged garment includes a garment and a sealed bag. The garment has a torso portion, a sleeve portion connected to the torso portion, and a leg portion connected to the torso portion. The garment has an outer surface and an inner surface opposite the outer surface. The sealed bag contains the garment with the sleeve portion folded onto the torso portion, a portion of the sleeve portion folded at least once underneath the sleeve portion between the sleeve portion and the torso portion, and the leg portion folded onto the torso portion. The garment is manipulated so that the inner surface of the torso portion faces outward and the torso portion forms an inner space containing the sleeve portion and the leg portion.10-11-2012
20110226642Carrier Apparatus - An apparatus for carrying one or more garments is described. The apparatus comprises a housing (09-22-2011
20110226641Laundry Cubby System - Implementations for a laundry cubby system are generally disclosed.09-22-2011
20130015087ARTICLE SORTING APPARATUSAANM Riad; Andrew N.AACI RaleighAAST NCAACO USAAGP Riad; Andrew N. Raleigh NC US - An article sorting apparatus is provided. The apparatus includes a container having a bottom and a longitudinally extending sidewall extending therefrom and a panel positioned proximal the container. The panel includes a cylindrically shaped shoulder extending therefrom and that defines a channel in alignment with the shoulder and that extends through the panel for allowing pass-through of a matched pair of socks. The cylindrically shaped shoulder is configured for receiving an open end of a first sock. A second sock is positioned proximal the first sock and inserted into and through a respective channel and disposed into the container.01-17-2013
20100000889COMBINATION TRANSPARENT SHIRT BOX, SHIRT AND TIE - A substantially transparent box is constructed and arranged to include a collared shirt and a necktie in arrangement relative to one another and disposed such that these clothing articles are in registry with a hole in the box. The box comprises a single sheet of substantially transparent plastic having a series of first and second panels each being defined by respective folds. Selected first panels are bonded to another to define a hollow central cavity for the box, whereas selected second panels are folded to define peripheral ends for the box. The hollow cavity is sized to receive the shirt and necktie. The shirt and necktie are optionally arranged with bands that maintain a prescribed relative position to each other and to the box.01-07-2010
20130092569ARTICLE SORTING APPARATUS - A sock sorting apparatus is provided. The apparatus includes a basket for containing socks and a sock engaging assembly carried by the basket. The sock engaging assembly includes a channel through which a first sock is engaged at a periphery thereof, and a second sock is inserted into engagement with the first sock and ingressed through the channel into the basket.04-18-2013
20130140202CONTAINER - A case comprising a first housing, a second housing attached to the first housing, a liner on the inside of the first housing and/or second housing, and a strap attached to the first housing and/or second housing, the strap being constructed and arranged to secure footwear.06-06-2013
20130118929SYSTEM COMPRISING A TRANSPORT BOX AND/OR SALES BOX FOR FOOTWEAR AND A BAG - The invention relates to a system (05-16-2013
20130186785GARMENT SHIELD DEVICE - A garment shield device includes a lightweight veil for covering the face and/or neck of a user, and acting as a physical barrier for preventing a cosmetic material from soiling a garment. A garment shield device also includes a headband configured to secure an upper portion of the veil to the head of a user and/or lower portion of the veil to the chin and/or neck of a user.07-25-2013
20130186786COMPRESSIBLE FOOTWEAR AND ASSOCIATED PACK - Compressible footwear and an associated compression pack are provided. In one implementation, for example the compressible footwear includes a flexible upper, a draw cord and a sole coupled to the flexible upper. The flexible upper defines a shaft for receiving a foot of a wearer and further includes a plurality of openings. The draw cord is threaded through the openings of the flexible upper, and the sole is coupled to the flexible upper. The draw cord is adapted to be drawn through the plurality of openings of the flexible upper to compress the flexible upper against a foot of a wearer. A system and method including the compressible footwear and the associated compression pack are also provided.07-25-2013
20130186787GLOVE PACKAGING HAVING ANTIMICROBIAL BARRIER - A glove packaging comprises a container for holding the gloves and a barrier positioned to cover at least a portion of an opening in the container. The barrier protects the gloves from airborne particles and other materials or contaminants that may contaminate the gloves prior to removal from the packaging. The barrier also includes an antimicrobial material for protecting the gloves from microorganisms, pathogens or other materials or contaminants that come in contact with the barrier to further reduce the possibility of contamination.07-25-2013
20130206619SHOE HAVING REMOVABLE AND INTERCHANGEABLE HEEL ASSEMBLIES WITH KIT - A removable heel assembly, a shoe having a removable shoe assembly and kit containing a shoe body having a heel base and a plurality a assorted removable and interchangeable heels. The heel assembly includes the heel base and a removable and interchangeable heel. The removability relies upon at least one tapered groove ending in a dimple. The heel utilizes a locking connector which contains components which fit within a cavity within the heel base and which locks in place upon engagement thereof when the components engage the at least one tapered, groove and dimple.08-15-2013

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