Nigel Cabourn Blog Journal
A History Of: The Army Smock

A History Of: The Army Smock

The origin of the word ‘smock’ isn’t exactly known, however it’s thought that usage of the term started in the Elizabethan era to describe the linen shirts worn by men and women as undergarments. Smocks went from being worn as...

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CAT Footwear x Nigel Cabourn Lookbook

CAT Footwear x Nigel Cabourn Lookbook

The collaboration is inspired by the unbeatable earthmoving equipment of Caterpillar Inc. From 1941, Caterpillar machinery was a right-hand partner for the US Navy Seabees, the construction battalion, famous for their ability to build anything, anywhere. That spirit powers our...

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AW22 Trouser Fit Guide

AW22 Trouser Fit Guide

Here at Cabourn, we know that well-fitting trousers are the key to making an outfit look great, so we've put together a handy fit guide showcasing our AW22 selection to make updating your wardrobe simpler.     The Farm Pant...

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Production Line: Roma Leather

Production Line: Roma Leather

As we continue our exploration into our manufacturers, the Cabourn team took a trip down to Northamptonshire to Roma Leather - the home of our leather goods and accessories.  We wanted to find out more about the skilled people that...

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Clothing to Last a Lifetime: The Slow Fashion Movement

Clothing to Last a Lifetime: The Slow Fashion Movement

Whilst being connected with sustainable or eco-fashion, the ‘slow fashion’ movement advocates for clothing made with respect for people, environment, and animals. Essentially, slow fashion brands and designers are responding and reacting to the over-consumption of fast fashion by making...

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Umbro x Nigel Cabourn Collaboration - SS22

Umbro x Nigel Cabourn Collaboration - SS22

FIGHTING FIT SS22 Nigel Cabourn has teamed up with heritage sporting label Umbro for an exciting second collaboration honouring classic British sportswear. The SS22 'Fighting Fit' collection combines Umbro’s roots as one of England’s iconic sporting labels with Nigel Cabourn’s...

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