Posts Tagged ‘england’

ventile cotton mac by s.e.h kelly

Friday, March 29th, 2013

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Amazing mac by S.E.H Kelly, made from Ventile cotton so wind and rain-proof. This mac is good for all seasons: spring, summer, and – with warm wool and other detachable liners now in development – good for the colder days as well. Available in three colours: navytaupe-grey, and light-stone. More here.

makers by s.e.h kelly – update

Monday, December 19th, 2011

Remeber the post about Makers from last September? In Makers S.E.H Kelly takes us of the makers of the British Isles. Check out the latest update about a West Yorkshire mohair mill here.

makers by s.e.h kelly

Thursday, September 29th, 2011

In Makers S.E.H Kelly takes us of the makers of the British Isles. Not only do they produce fabrics and components that won’t be found elsewhere, they do so to impeccable standards, and in many cases have for generations. Check out all about these great craftsmen here.

kelly collar shirt by s.e.h kelly

Monday, August 22nd, 2011

Great shirt by S.E.H Kelly with a small penny collar and tab-fastening. The shirt is made from a lightweight, cotton poplin from a mill in Cumbria (England). Available here.

panama stowaway overshirt by s.e.h kelly

Monday, June 6th, 2011

Another great piece by S.E.H Kelly. The overshirt is made from a mid-weight cotton-panama, from a mill in Lancashire (England), and features large pocketing panel and a turn-down collar with rounded collar points. Available in stone and navy here.

cotton-drill tour jacket by s.e.h kelly

Monday, April 25th, 2011

The tour jacket by S.E.H Kelly is a spring-time, cotton-drill update of the winter work jacket. It features a turn-down collar with straight collar points, a four-button fastening, and simple single-button cuff sleeves. A concealed strap on the jacket’s interior allows it to be hitched over the wearer’s shoulders and worn on the back. More details about this great jacket here.

s.e.h kelly

Friday, October 22nd, 2010

After some great pieces last spring, S.E.H Kelly keeps suprising. Both the cream brushed cotton semi-cutaway shirt (above top) and mustard cotton-twill overshirt (above) are amazing. From fabrics to components and through every stage of manufacturing, each garment is a product of the clothing and textile industry in England. Just great. More here.

new england home shirt 2010-2012

Thursday, September 2nd, 2010

England will be wearing the new Umbro home shirt against Bulgaria on September 3rd, with graphics designed by Peter Saville. More about the shirt here.

s.e.h kelly

Thursday, May 27th, 2010

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S.E.H Kelly makes clothes with mills and factories in England. Spun, stitched, cut, sewn, and finished. From fabrics to components and through every stage of manufacturing, each garment is a product of the clothing and textile industry in England.

modern british posters

Monday, May 3rd, 2010

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The book Modern British Posters by Paul Rennie discusses the cultural significance of the poster as mass communication, the development of printing through a large collection of  twentieth century posters. The posters cover topics as broad as transport, new towns, art, architecture, the seaside and popular culture. Available at Amazon.

heritage research artillery jacket

Sunday, April 25th, 2010

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Heritage Research garments are crafted in England using the finest British fabrics. Every piece is cut, sewn and finished by hand using traditional English tailoring methods. The jacket above is based on a Union naval officers jacket worn aboard the first ironclad warships used during the American Civil War. The jacket is made from a rich navy Irish Linen and fully lined with English Cambric cotton.

new england away shirt 2010-2012

Tuesday, February 9th, 2010

A great video to promote the new Umbro England away shirt. The add features Kasabian. Don’t be fooled by the simple design, the shirt is a study of human movement and an exploration of performance fabric technology inspired by English pride, courage and strength. More about the shirt here.

Umbro understands that football fans (and style minded people) no longer accept poor replica’s made in sweatshops far away. By the way Umbro approached the design process the shirt is much more than a way to show your support during the next World Cup.