Features

A series of articles and one-off special graphics that take a closer look at a wide range of football kits.

Why I Love...

The 1969-70 Sampdoria Away Kit is a thing of beauty. Here I explain why...

Kit Out: Coventry City 2019-20 third

A tribute to 2 Tone, a symphony in black and white...

Kit Out: Bolton Wanderers 2019-20 home

'A melange of ideas and styles'? A bit of a mess, more like...

Nearly Famous: Netherlands 1981-83 home

A look at the kit that would have been worn by the Dutch, had they qualified for the 1982 World Cup.

Kitbliss World Cup of Football Shirt Logos 2020

Nike, Umbro, Adidas, Puma... Which football kit manufacturer has the best logo? The results of our competition to find an overall winner will shortly be available to view here.

The Watford Badge Project

What happened when Chris Oakley and John Devlin joined forces to design a new logo for Watford Football Club? Check out the design process here...

Supplier / Sponsor

Some examples of that rare phenomenon where the maker of a football kit is actually the manufacturer.

Juventus / Adidas: Too clever by half?

Adidas made a half-and-half shirt for Juventus. Would it look good for other stripe wearers?

Attacking the Clones

Articles that rank every kit for a particular competition are nothing but waffle. Here's why...

Regular series

Iconic

A collection of kits chosen by football fans that are, in their own words, the most iconic ever worn by their teams.

Olympic Kits

A random selection of kits worn by teams in the Olympic soccer tournament.

Ten Years On

Pick a team, then look at the home kit it was wearing at the start of five different decades...

The First Time

A look at those moments when a well-known manufacturer was first seen in kit form in English and Welsh football.

Take One Kit

A series in which one kit - usually a controversial or unpopular one - is depicted in five alternative (and hopefully better) ways.

Kitbliss Advent Calendars

From 2017 to 2020, Kitbliss helped football kit fans get in the Christmas spirit with a themed countdown to the big day. Calendars from past years will shortly be available to view here.

Poster graphics

Greatest England Home Kit 1965 - 2013

Classic white home kits worn by the Three Lions since just before that great victory of 1966.

Greatest France Home Kit 1964 - 2014

A half-century of home kits worn by Les Bleus-Blancs-Rouges.

Greatest Germany Home Kit 1965 - 2015

Fifty years of home kits belonging to Die Mannschaft.

North American Soccer League (NASL) 1977

The teams that competed in the 1977 season of the North American Soccer League.

North American Soccer League (NASL) 1979

The teams that competed in the 1979 season of the North American Soccer League.

Football League 1967-68

The home kits of all 92 professional league teams playing in England and Wales during the 1967-68 season.

FIFA World Cup 1978

All of the kits (and kit variations) worn during the 11th FIFA World Cup in Argentina.

UEFA 1980 European Championship

All of the kits (and kit variations) worn during the sixth UEFA European Championship in Italy.

Wacky Races

Eleven kits that celebrate the participants of Hanna-Barbera's 'Wacky Races' TV series.