Stuarts London

16/08/2019

Top Ten Latest Shades

With more sunny days promised ahead of us, we have put together our top 10 shades to see you through. We are proud to stock the best brands our there for sunglasses and are even expanding our brand list with the introduction of new brands to Stuarts London such as Oliver Peoples. With a so many different styles to choose from, shapes, colours and brands – it can be a task to get a new pair of shades. However, our top picks showcase all varieties so a pair that will suit... Read More

16/08/2019

The History of Paul and Shark

Paul & Shark was first founded in 1975 by the Dini family. Since then, the brand has become a highly recognisable brand that encompasses quality, styleand timeless wear. It first began when Gian Ludovico Dinni reopened and changed the name of the Maglificio Daco mill. What makes the brand so special is that every aspect of the production of all garments took place internally. From the producing of yarns to even creating the packaging for items, it was all done in house. The eldest son of Gian Ludovico once found himself in a sailmakers... Read More

31/07/2019

Levi’s: The Sherpa Jacket

Hugely popular in the 60s/70’s, this jacket has had minimal changes and you can still see it’s true DNA within the latest release. Levi’s has taken inspiration from the music scene of Greenwich Village and  New York  in the 1960s. The Sherpa Jacket is just one of the latest products to be released for the new collection. The Jacket boasts a velvety bovine suede with two cut patch pockets fastened with branded brass studs. The Italian made jacket has a sheepskin collar across the inner lining and outer collar. The inner... Read More

27/07/2019

Polaroid and Stranger Things…

We all love snapping memories on our phones, but ever thought about upping your camera game with a Polaroid camera? Not only can you get instant photos of what you are up to, it also gives a real vintage edge to your shots that can last forever. It is a novelty that has been going since 1926 when Edwin H. Lands daughter asked her father who had previously designed and patented application for polarizers that reduce headlight glare, if she could have photos of her holiday that would last forever. Not one... Read More

25/07/2019

A Weekend In Paris

The buying team here at Stuarts London recently enjoyed a weekend in Paris looking at the latest designs, exhibitions and fashion brands for the upcoming seasons. From catching up with designers and brands we already stock online at Stuarts London, they also met some new brands that will be joining us for the Autumn Winter Collection as well as next year’s Spring Summer collections. Here are just a few shots of the trip in Paris to give you an insight into the life of our buying assistants at Stuarts London. Ravi (CEO/Buying... Read More

21/06/2019
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Naked and Famous Made in Japan

  The Naked & Famous brand have yet again released a series of limited edition products with pure craftsmanship, quality, style and care that is only evident in Japan. The new designs similar to previous designs, encompassing high quality materials and top class design.   This latest release includes a natural vegetable tanned leather patch featuring a comic book take on the classic Naked & Famous branding. The comic book artist that has refreshed the logo is Alvin Lee. Lee has always been known for his incredible comic book designs as well as video game... Read More

31/05/2019

The Nike Air Force 1, The Story Behind The Icon

The Air Force 1 is arguably the most iconic sneaker of all time. Making its first debut in 1982, it has since become the ultimate sneaker throughout generations for both footwear enthusiasts and for the general public. The history of the air force one first began when Nike designer Bruce Kilgore developed a high top sneaker with a grey and white colourway. The sneaker was quickly adopted by many high profile NBA players. Below is the original Nike Air Force 1 designed back in 1982 in it’s ‘white and neutral gray’ colourway.... Read More

Sebago 21/05/2019

Brand Edit: the History of Sebago

From loafers to boat shoes, Sebago is the go to choice for smart style as well as effortless casual fashion. Sebago is an old school brand with a new style feel with their latest collection and timeless styles. It’s great to see a brand embracing its heritage whilst incorporating modern twists. Daniel J. Wellehan Sr., William Beaudoin and Joseph Cordeau founded Sebago in 1946. The creators of the brand first set out to create a shoe that would work well on deck. As avid sailors, the passion for this then translated to shoes that were... Read More

Edwin 16/05/2019

Our Top 6 Summer Picks From Edwin

EDWIN: A Brief History First established in 1947 by Mr Tsunemi, the EDWIN brand has a rich history and an exciting story. Mr Tsunemi had a passion for demin, but as no denim was manufactured there at the time he decided to import directly from the U.S.A. By 1951, denim finally became available on the market within Japan and by 1961, Mr.Tsunemi crafted the first pair of the iconic EDWIN denim jeans. The EDWIN brand not only became iconic for its quality, style and products but it also became known for its innovation.... Read More

09/05/2019

FILSON: THE TRAVEL EDIT

As the Summer is fast approaching we can now finally begin to plan new adventures in the sun. The must have for whatever style trip is a good reliable bag along with a travel pack or those necessities. Filson is one of the go to brand for travel, providing travel accessories of quality, practicality and style. The Filson brand was born out of the love for the outdoors and the thrill of seeking new adventures. C.C Filson father was a true advocate of adventure, outdoors and had an incredible pioneer spirit. This spirit had... Read More