Thus far, only those for the New York Rangers and Yankees are available. Steiner owns the rights to handle game-worn goods for both franchises.
Each is hand-stitched using pieces of game-worn jerseys from the recent past. Priced—at least for now—at $99.99, the ties are definitely colorful. They carry the Steiner Sports logo on the back.
While complete game-used jerseys for star players usually sell well, there isn’t always a market for lesser players. Turning a $250 jersey into several ties is one way to clear out inventory.
It’s a novel concept—sort of. Another company has been using game-used, authenticated jerseys, bats and other items to create various products. Tokens & Icons out of Berkeley, CA has built a business created all sorts of things including wallets with an interior crafted from jerseys ($199).