Founded in 1851, Aquascutum’s heritage is rooted in excellent British tailoring and to this day delivers an understated, luxurious British elegance.
Barker shoes have been an English tradition for over 135 years. Only the most carefully selected leathers are used and the uppers are shaped on the last by hand. Many other traditional shoemaking methods are still employed including slow natural drying and polishing. This is why Barker English shoes have a unique quality that no machine can ever match.
Brigdens was originally a high quality tailors founded by a man called George Brigden making uniforms for both military and household staff in the late 1800’s. Its reputation for service and quality has always been upheld and is still as important today as it was a hundred years ago.