Barbour

Barbour

Barbour (J. Barbour & Sons Ltd) is an English luxury fashion brand founded by John Barbour, in 1894. Eventually, the brand became known for its waxed cotton jackets and moleskin clothing, amongst other outdoor-oriented clothing.The classic wax jacket has always been and continues to be made by hand in the label’s factory in Simonside.

Founded 1894
Industries Contemporary
Headquarter South Shields, United Kingdom
Engineered Garments Mixes Sportswear, Workwear & Military Influences for Barbour Collaboration
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Engineered Garments Mixes Sportswear, Workwear & Military Influences for Barbour Collaboration

Reworking pieces from the Barbour archive.

12 Product Drops You Don’t Want to Miss This Week
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12 Product Drops You Don’t Want to Miss This Week

Including Supreme’s collaboration with Andres Serrano.

Stone Island & Thames Lead the Biggest Releases in Europe This Week
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Stone Island & Thames Lead the Biggest Releases in Europe This Week

Also featuring drops from White Mountaineering x adidas & Acne Studios.

An Exclusive First Look at Wood Wood's Upcoming Barbour Collaboration
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An Exclusive First Look at Wood Wood's Upcoming Barbour Collaboration

Danish design meets English heritage.

Barbour International Elevates Outerwear Essentials in Its 2017 Fall/Winter Collection
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Barbour International Elevates Outerwear Essentials in Its 2017 Fall/Winter Collection

Tapping artist Robert Montgomery.

White Mountaineering Crafts an Overdyed Barbour Jacket
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White Mountaineering Crafts an Overdyed Barbour Jacket

A British staple gets a Japanese redesign.

SOPHNET. Releases a Range of Fall and Winter-Ready Goods
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SOPHNET. Releases a Range of Fall and Winter-Ready Goods

Including collabs with Barbour, Danner and New Era.

Barbour Boasts Sonic-Welded Fabrics for Its 2017 Spring/Summer Collection
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Barbour Boasts Sonic-Welded Fabrics for Its 2017 Spring/Summer Collection

“We cut with light and sew with sound.”

SOPHNET. Gives the Barbour Bedale a Makeover
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SOPHNET. Gives the Barbour Bedale a Makeover

Boldly color-blocked with a star-studded interior.

SOPHNET. x Barbour Slim-Fit Beaufort Jacket
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SOPHNET. x Barbour Slim-Fit Beaufort Jacket

The timeless British country jacket gets updated.

2011

Released the Barbour Sporting Fall/Winter collection

2010

Barbour opened a new store in Cologne, Germany, and the brand’s first store in France in Deauville
April, 2010

2009

Barbour won the Best Brand of the Year Award at the Sunday Times PricewaterhouseCoopers Profit Track 100 Awards in London
June, 2009

2008

Won the Best Shooting Clothing Product at the IPC Shooting Industry Awards for the Lord James Percy x Barbour “Linhope 3-in-1” Jacket

2005

Won the Best Shooting Clothing Product at the IPC Shooting Industry Awards for the Lord James Percy x Barbour “Northumberland” range

2004

Released the Lord James Percy x Barbour “Northumberland” range

1991

Margaret Barbour receives the award of Commander of the Order of the British Empire for her services to industry
June, 1991

1987

Received Royal Warrants to supply “waterproof and protective clothing” from His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales

1982

Received Royal Warrants to supply “waterproof and protective clothing” from His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh

1974

Received Royal Warrants to supply “waterproof and protective clothing” from Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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