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Ch-ch-changes ... to the Ponya Bands website!

Hey there, Ponya family!  You may have noticed some construction on our website over the past couple of weeks. The Ponya Bands website is getting an upgrade, and we think you are going to love the end result. We'll be rolling out some new changes in the coming weeks - starting with a new website organization - and we are so glad you are on this ride with us! Whether you're a brand new customer or a loyal Ponya fan, we thank you so much for bearing with us while we make this changeover. As a thank you for sticking with us during this change, we are offering a 10 percent off code from now until our construction is complete. Just use the code...

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Our Favorite Fabrics: July 2016

Trying to decide what Ponya Band to add to your collection this July? Here are a few of our favorite patterns for summer.  Show your patriotic side: With the 2016 Summer Olympics just around the corner, there's no better time to show your American spirit! Sport your Ponya Band while cheering on our American athletes. The University of Louisville swim team wore our two inch Old Glory headbands to the Olympic Trials last month, where Kelsi Worrell secured a spot on the Olympic team. These bands are sure to be good luck!  Stars Over You 3 Inch Sweatband >>Stars Over You 2 Inch Non-Slip Headband >>Old GloryShop Old Glory 3 Inch Sweatband >> Shop Old Glory 2 Inch Non-Slip Headband >>...

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How Ponya Band sweatbands can help beat the summer heat

If you're like us, you hate getting sweat in your eyes while attempting to concentrate on a workout. Ponya Bands was founded when our founder, Judy Beyerle, couldn't find a product to keep sweat out of her eyes during exercise. She quickly found out that many others had this same issue and Ponya was born.  Our sweatbands are different. If you've used a cotton sweatband before, you know cotton holds moisture next to the skin, quickly reaching a saturation point where sweat runs down the face and into the eyes. The lining of our bands contain no cotton and are made with micro-loop bamboo terry fabric. This fabric rivals cotton in its absorbency and also has natural wicking properties, drawing sweat...

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Celebrate red, white and blue

With Fourth of July in two weeks and the summer Olympics just around the corner, there's never been a better time to sport red, white and blue. Ponya Bands has two new USA-themed patterns for the summer. Stars Over You is a fun, vibrant pattern of white and red stars on a blue background. Available in a two inch headband and three inch sweatband.  Old Glory features distressed American flags, which give this band a vintage feel. Available in a two inch headband and three inch sweatband.  Outside of these two new patterns, we have several other red, white and blue bands! Here's a roundup of our favorites: Sweatbands: Rock Star - A similar pattern to Stars Over You, this band...

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Ponya Bands Q&A: Our Story & Band Basics

Learn more about the Ponya Bands story! The interview below is with Judy Beyerle, our founder, president and band leader. To find out more about our company, click here. Q: What is Ponya? A: Ponya Bands are bamboo-lined sweatbands and non-slip headbands. The company came to fruition out of a personal need. I was working at a specialty running store as a buyer. I went to spin class, which I loved, in a cotton terry sweatband. Midway through the class, I took the saturated, sweat-filled band off and threw it across the room. I could no longer focus with sweat in my eyes.  The next day, I went into work, voicing my frustration from the previous evening's workout and the...

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