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    Shopping for I-State merchandise in Des Moines

    I went shopping looking for I-State merchandise in Des Moines today, and came away unimpressed with there selection's for our merchandise. It sucks when all you see his Hawk merchandise, and Cornhusker merchandise in these stores! I went to Scheel's first, and could not find what I was looking for. Department stores like Younkers, JC Penny, and others hardly have anything for the Clones. Good God, we are only 35 miles from Ames, and all they care about is the Hawkeyes.




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    Re: Shopping for I-State merchandise in Des Moines

    What were you looking for?



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    Re: Shopping for I-State merchandise in Des Moines

    I wonder how much of it is really the stores, and how much of it is prevented by hassles with ISU licensing.


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    Re: Shopping for I-State merchandise in Des Moines

    We need a "Strawberry Patch" in a Des Moines Mall.
    Or even Jordan Creek!



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    Re: Shopping for I-State merchandise in Des Moines

    Sounds like you had the revelation that DSM is actually Hawk country...look at the Register.



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    Re: Shopping for I-State merchandise in Des Moines

    Quote Originally Posted by alarson83 View Post
    I wonder how much of it is really the stores, and how much of it is prevented by hassles with ISU licensing.
    This ^^^^



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    Re: Shopping for I-State merchandise in Des Moines

    Quote Originally Posted by BigDogCyclone View Post
    What were you looking for?
    Something other then clothing with the new I-State logo. I know I could go to Ames, just not sure when I will have a chance. I forgot about the Strawberry Patch in Ankeny, might have to check it out.



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    Re: Shopping for I-State merchandise in Des Moines

    I have actually gotten alot of really cool stuff at TJ Maxx lately. They have had alot of Nike Iowa state stuff, but it goes pretty fast.



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    Re: Shopping for I-State merchandise in Des Moines

    All you guys that have responded are from Central-ish Iowa.
    You think you got it bad?

    Up here there is pretty much notta!
    Its a danm shame.I wish I had connections in retail.
    I think ISU gear is extemely underutilized by retailers throughout the state.


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    Re: Shopping for I-State merchandise in Des Moines

    Check out The Stadium in downtown Des Moines, not a bad selection although some of it can be pricey.


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    Re: Shopping for I-State merchandise in Des Moines

    Quote Originally Posted by TheCaptain View Post
    All you guys that have responded are from Central-ish Iowa.
    You think you got it bad?

    Up here there is pretty much notta!
    Its a danm shame.I wish I had connections in retail.
    I think ISU gear is extemely underutilized by retailers throughout the state.
    Where at in NE Iowa?




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    Re: Shopping for I-State merchandise in Des Moines

    I have to second the TJ Maxx suggestion. It's hit-n-miss but everything I've gotten has been an excellent price. Sometimes Stine Mart has good product. Been getting quite a bit through Signify in Ames. If you pick it up there, no shipping charges.


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