When my luxury travels take my all across the globe, I love to be adorned in a little piece of Britain. There are some wonderful British clothing and accessory brands out there producing some gorgeous products; read on for my Top 5…
For my sunnier travels, it simply has to be the beautiful and luxurious women’s clothing from the fabulous Winser London. Their sumptuous fashions have been worn by celebrity fans such as Annie Lennox and Emma Watson and are widely featured in the fashion press and blogs. The owner and founder, Kim Winser OBE, setup the business in 2013 following an impressive fashion career spanning the likes of Marks & Spencer, Pringle of Scotland, Aquascutum and Net-a-Porter.
Winder now offer a stunning range of versatile, well cut, high quality clothes that translate into the ideal stylish wardrobe for those luxury travels, as well as for day-to-day wear. They very cleverly meet a gap in the market for high-end, luxurious garments that are sold at sensible prices. There’s something for all woman, regardless of age or figure. The fabrics are high quality as you would expect and the knitwear uses luxurious yarns; these are items that will last in your wardrobe for more than just one or two seasons. The range of colours coordinate nicely and manage to be on trend but also have a timeless appeal. Check out their collections of knitwear, dresses, skirts, leggings, capris, trousers, tops, jackets and coat and get set to go into the new season with confidence.
The award-winning Sporting Hares design and produce a fabulous and much in demand line of handcrafted wooden sunglasses, acclaimed wellingtons, luxurious socks and a press-stopping blazer. Originally a sunglasses brand that represented the lifestyles of British countryside bumpkins, they have diversified and are now shaking up the British country fashion scene and are just perfect for your next country retreat.
A one-stop shop for stylish watches with standout straps and leisure wear, Smart Turnout have now also added fantastic cricket jumpers, ties, socks and cufflinks to their expanding range. Established in 1999, they perfectly reflect the meaning behind their regimental name; ‘to look your absolute best, and have a stylish appearance about one’s self’.
Cameron Charles design timeless leather jackets with a contemporarcombinesand a rakish nod to Rock and Roll. The London based brand combine the traditional silhouette of Savile Row with the deconstructed nonchalant finish found in Neapolitan tailoring. With an excellent fit, a sartorial elegance, that classic British maverick spirit and a strong belief in tradition and roots; they are a strong British brand.
If you love the fashions and accessories of the roaring twenties then check out the beautiful luxury British jewellery brand Mimi George. Established in 2016, they produce a collection of sterling silver waist-length necklaces, chokers and drop style chokers and elegant bracelets all inspired by the styles of the 1920’s. Each item is handmade by skilled silversmiths in Britain and given a unique ‘MG’ hallmark to confirm its authenticity.
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