L. C. King Manufacturing Company

American heritage workwear since 1913

LC King Manufacturing has been making workwear in Bristol, Tennessee since 1913. Overalls, chore coats, carpenter jeans, and much more. Our iconic Pointer Brand is the origin brand which is still in production over 100 years later. Pointer Brand has grown, evolved, and birthed many other brands through the years that have covered Streetwear, Dresswear, Womens Wear, and more. Our in-house brand line is now anchored by Pointer Brand for workwear, and LC KING brand for streetwear.

Owned by a fourth generation King (Jack), L. C. King Mfg. Co. may be the oldest continuously operating family owned garment factory... (more)


Take your concept drawings and reference materials to these factories. They will assist in refining your concept and thinking through the components involved in the Making Process.


Pattern makers will make a blueprint of your idea. They make sure your design will be well-constructed.


Material suppliers will provide you with the raw materials and components of your end product.


Sample makers will assemble the first end product prototypes.


Tooling factories produce custom tools that accelerate the production time of the end product.


These factories will mass produce your designs.