The Day The Crayon Flag Might Have Died in Tweets – The Bent Musket

The Day The Crayon Flag Might Have Died in Tweets – The Bent Musket

I’ve taken a quantity of deep breaths, I am about as calm as I Might be at this second…

We now have some unconagencyed leaks of what appears like A potential New England Revolution remannequin and tright here’s Tons to unpack right here:

This Did not come from the group itself however Bob Williams was on The money with that now failed Columbus Crew remannequin A pair of weeks in the past and that Ought to be famous. Given the current backlash of remannequins from the Crew, Chicin the past Hearth, Montexact Influence and USL’s Louisville membership amongst others, we’re going to tstudy rigorously since That is for the second an unofficial mock up. Tright here are apparent ties that his originated from a advertising staffer and/or agency or particular person designer so Tright here’s some legitimacy to A minimal of the idea.

Did it go over properly? Sort of? It’s exhausting To inform with MLS remannequins These days…However it wasn’t all adverse and That exactly Is important.

Preliminary REACTIONS

Matt Turner, legendary goalkeeper and famous Crayon Flag fan.

Completely different LOGOS/MERCHENDISE

A few of The footage above are I exactly feel from that aforementioned advertising advertising campaign however I exactly feel that’s strong photoshop work from Mike/Revs UK nd TFC on the up So far jerseys. I admit, Tright here’s one factor to work with right here And that i’m huge fan of sash jerseys.

THE POSITIVES (Or On the very least, not adverses)

Tright here are additionally A lot Of Individuals with disdain for this new emblem, myself included As a Outcome of of my love of the crayon flag. I’m not going to submit the vomit emojis or adverse tweets right here, tright here’s A lot of suggestions Regarding The scarcity Of latest England ties in that up So far leak. But I’m glad I did spotlight and see A lot Of fantastic ideas from the hashtag on was to replace this current remannequin or other picturery for the group.

As A spotlight group idea, the hashtag is An fascinating current of A lot of mixed feelings And ideas, which is good, and hopefully included by the group in any future designs.


Misplaced On this picture is the Rangers FC (Scotland) crest, not lost in translation is yeah, this seems very Euro-impressed And perhaps Barely too regal or Misplaced For mannequin spanking new England.

Okay, That is truly A great suggestion from Mark on this entrance To purpose To spotlight the “R”. I don’t get the B’s/C’s factor for the Bruins and Celtics however I’m not from Boston so maybe that speaks to extra of the Viewers. Do I exactly feel making an try to pivot method from “Revs” Is An environment nice suggestion at this level? Completely not, However The thought is tright here And that i exactly feel worth talking about.


I truly like this final one, the hexin the pastn is A minimal of extra distinctive than the circle/defend regular we’ve seen and works properly with Pretty a Little bit of the Six States/Fort ideas the group has pushed currently. Might use A few crossed muskets Inside The center Rather than that ”X” though However tright here’s A lot Of the method You should use that final emblem above (particularly sans the hex and stars) for merchandising.


I can’t spotlight All of the good references I noticed right now, these are Simply a few. Like it or hate it The mannequin new emblem was An excellent if sudden talking level right now.


This is The proper take. It Might have been worse. They Might have modified the identify. Long stay the New England Revolution!

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