Who’s got the bag? The Montrose Bag Company certainly have!

The Montrose Bag Company is first and foremost a family-run business that has grown to become one the oldest and most dynamic independent companies in Scotland. They believe in traditional quality craftsmanship, that’s guaranteed to last and design, develop, manufacture and dispatch all from their workshop based in Montrose, Scotland. We were delighted to beContinue reading “Who’s got the bag? The Montrose Bag Company certainly have!”

Workwear Overshirt from Northern Tide

Northern Tide is the brainchild of Scottie, a working-class man from Blackpool, who incorporates his passion for football, music and fashion into his releases. We were very kindly sent his latest product of choice, the Workwear Chore Overshirt and were majorly impressed with both the aesthetics and quality. With Northern Tide, Scottie wants his releasesContinue reading “Workwear Overshirt from Northern Tide”

Handcrafted Magnificence from Dukes Glasgow

Let’s get one thing straight, Jack, owner of Dukes Glasgow, is a leather magician. We first discovered Dukes over on Instagram and when Jack offered to send us some of his handiwork to review we jumped at the chance and we were not disappointed. Specialising in 100% hand crafted leather goods, you can feel theContinue reading “Handcrafted Magnificence from Dukes Glasgow”

HAAR Scotland – Restoring pride in quality, form and function

Those who regularly visit our blog, or social media, will know that we have a huge soft spot for HAAR Scotland and what husband and wife duo Darren and Jessica are trying to achieve. So, you can imagine our delight when they sent us their new Sand Cavalry Twill Chore Jacket to review. But let’sContinue reading “HAAR Scotland – Restoring pride in quality, form and function”

Button-down Magic from the Madras Shirting Company

Most of you will be aware of Far Afield, but for those of you who are not, here’s a quick history of the brand. Far Afield was founded in the UK by brothers, Mark & Chris Scholes in 2016. Together they have 12 years’ experience in menswear design, production, sourcing and retail. Mark started theContinue reading “Button-down Magic from the Madras Shirting Company”

Freshness, functionality and durability from Dangerfield Mills

We discovered Dangerfield Mills when talking to Ross from Finnieston about brands he stocked in his store. Named after one of the most famous and historic mills in Scotland, Dangerfield Mills make bags and accessories that are constructed with care using the finest Scottish fabrics and materials where possible, and boy are they good! TheyContinue reading “Freshness, functionality and durability from Dangerfield Mills”

Yaka Clothing – Working Class Smart

In their own words, Yaka Clothing are an independent clothing brand forged out of the darks of a working-class coal mining village in North East England. A one-man band, owner Dean has put together a brand that gives a subtle nod to scenes and subcultures of yesteryear, with his mod-inspired Harrinton jackets, through to currentContinue reading “Yaka Clothing – Working Class Smart”

Workshirt Perfection from Percival

Based in East London, Percival combines a quintessentially British sense of understated style and rare, internationally-sourced fabrics and materials. They basically produce classic wardrobe staples with a difference. A small team with only 5 staff, they design, produce and shoot everything from their London studio. Percival make small collections often, keeping their offering fresh andContinue reading “Workshirt Perfection from Percival”

Outwear Finesse from Finnieston

Hailing from Glasgow, Finnieston Clothing offers functional lifestyle garments with a strong focus on quality and durability. They aim to utilise collections in telling the story of the industrial workforces of Glasgow’s past, with articles each carrying names and features that pay tribute to their home city and its heritage. I was very kindly sentContinue reading “Outwear Finesse from Finnieston”

Whitehill Mercantile: Simple well-made bags and accessories built to last…

We first spotted Whitehill Mercantile on Instagram, and after exchanging a few DMs were delighted when they sent over some products to feature on the review. For those that may not know, Whitehill Mercantile are based in Glasgow and make bags and accessories built to last, in their own words they are “hardwearing, handmade andContinue reading “Whitehill Mercantile: Simple well-made bags and accessories built to last…”

Sustainable Fashion from RecyTex

RecyTex are a brand on a mission. Their aim is to divert non-recyclable materials from our oceans into activewear clothing and accessories, encouraging a positive end of life cycle for things like plastic bottles and fish nets. Their mantra is “The more garments we make the less pollution for the planet” and it’s hard toContinue reading “Sustainable Fashion from RecyTex”