Welcome to Ways & Means, the apparel industry’s leading manufacturer of top quality woven labels, metal pins, embroidered patches, and dozens of other premium branding products and accessories. Our knowledgeable and friendly Portland, Oregon-based staff can help you with all of your promotional and branding product needs.

Known for our clothing labels, Ways & Means specializes in working closely with apparel manufacturers and clothing designers to provide the highest quality woven labels, clothing tags, embroidered and woven patches, metal enamel pins, and other branding products. Whether you’ve been in business for years or are just starting out with a new clothing line, we will take the time to answer your questions and walk you through the process—from sampling through production.

Branding your clothing line or other products adds value. Everything you see on our website — from clothing labels to woven patches to custom hats to key chains — is custom made to order. To learn more about our diverse product line, click on the items below. We’d love to help you get started building a better brand with our premium products.


Woven Labels

Custom Woven Clothing Labels

100 Piece Minimum

Regular & High Density Damask

Standard or Custom Shapes

Straight Cut,End Fold,Centerfold

Embroidered Patches

Custom Embroidered Patches

100 Piece Minimum

Stick or Heat Seal Adhesive

Overlock Stitch Available

Many Different Options

Custom Lanyards

Custom Printed Lanyards

100 Piece Minimum

Single or 4 Color Process

Includes Detachable Clip and 

Key Ring

Printed Air Freshener

Custom Printed Air Fresheners 

500 Piece Minimum

Standard or Custom Shape

Many Scents and Custom

Packaging Available

Printed Labels

Printed Woven Label

Custom Printed Clothing Labels

100 Piece Minimum

Cotton, Canvas, Satin, Tyvek

Standard or Custom Shapes

All Fold Types Available

Woven Patches

Custom Woven Patches

100 Piece Minimum

Heat Seal Adhesive Option

Woven Overlock Stitch Included

Best Patch Option for Fine Details

Custom Snapbacks

Completely Custom Hats

100 Piece Minimum

Custom Fabric Patterns and Colors

Custom 3D Puff Embroidery

Woven Labels, Tags, and Inside Bands

Custom USB Drive

Custom Rubber USD Drive

Custom PVC USB Drives

500 Piece Minimum

2GB, 4GB, 8GB, 16GB Storage

Limitless Shape Options

Includes Key Ring or Neck Chain

Leather Patches

Custom Leather Patches / Labels

100 Piece Minimum

Printed or Embossed Design

Genuine or Faux Options

Many Colors Available

Metal Pins

Custom Metal Pins

100 Piece Minimum

Multiple Metal Options

Soft and Hard Enamel Options

Rubber or Metal Pin Backing

Custom Bucket Hats

Custom Bucket Hats

100 Piece Minimum

Double Sided Options

Custom Woven Labels, Tags, and

Embroidery Options

Printed Hang Tags

Custom Printed Hang Tags

250 Piece Minimum

Standard or Custom Shape

Strings, Safety Pins, Grommets

Single or 4 Color Process

Rubber Keychains

Custom Rubber/PVC Keychains

100 Piece Minimum

Standard or Custom Shape

Includes Chain & Ring

Custom Finishes Available

Leather Keychains

Custom Leather Keychain

100 Piece Minimum

Standard or Custom Shape

Genuine or Faux Options

Hardware Included

Metal Keychains

Custom Metal Keychains

100 Piece Minimum

Standard or Custom Shape

Many Different Finishes

Hardware Included