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September 2017

Quality Feel, British Fabric.

I recently went holiday shopping with the family to one of the North West major shopping destinations. the main task of the day was to find new t-shirts, shorts, swimsuit, etc whilst looking through the vast range of retail outlets l couldn’t help but notice how much the fabrics felt so different for similar items. You would think when buying T-shirts they may feel some what similar, but no, the obvious difference was the weight of the fabric, some you can actually see through the jersey material. How soft is... Read More

British From The Bottom Up

Do you ever think about where your clothes are made? who made them? how they were made? Shirley Crisp the owner of Shirley C Lingerie in Windermere Cumbria always had this on her mind whilst going on buying trips for her store. After years of buying for her store Shirley simply couldn’t find any lingerie Made In Britain. You would sometimes find things designed here in the UK, but not actually manufactured here. Shirley felt this was madness historically Britain was rich in heritage in the textile industry, but sadly... Read More