The hot women's hat this summer is the army hat in camouflage: a smallish, military-inspired cloth offering not unlike an engineer's cap. And the woman who makes it in one of its more popular iterations is Jodi Benavidez, a former fashion industry journalist who started her own cap company, Broke Down, in January. Thus far, Broke Down is based in Benavidez's Costa Mesa garage. Of course, some of our biggest sportswear concerns began in garages—RVCA and Paul Frank, for two. And Broke Down seems to be growing rather quickly; it's already landed more than a dozen accounts, including the crucial... More >>>