Tommy Bahama Group sells the island life. The company designs and markets relaxed sportswear, swimwear, and other items under the Tommy Bahama name. Tommy Bahama's Fishbone pants, Cayman Camp shirts, and other clothing are sold through specialty stores, vacation resorts, and more than 110 namesake stores, as well as through about 15 tropical-themed Tommy Bahama "retail-restaurants" in the US. Licensees have extended the Tommy Bahama brand to such items as footwear, golf bags, luggage, eyewear, home furnishings, and rum. Founded in 1992 as a maker of shirts and pants, the company, which takes its name from a made up character, has evolved into a global lifestyle brand under the ownership of Oxford Industries .