The British heritage and lifestyle brand that is a cornerstone of Country Clothing. So famous for their iconic jackets that any waxed cotton jacket is often referred to as a ‘Barbour’.
The company manufactures and markets waxed cotton outerwear, country clothing and accessories. Well-known for their waxed cotton jackets, Barbour’s coats and jackets are an essential component of British country clothing.
Established in 1894 by John Barbour in South Shields, many of Barbour’s jackets are still manufactured by hand in Simonside. Today, Barbour now has retail stores in over 55 countries worldwide.
In addition to its waxed and quilted jackets, J. Barbour & Sons Ltd. offer fabulous shirts and accessories. Barbour has also introduced its own range of waterproof liners, Cardura external fabric and polar fleece sweaters. Many Barbour products feature outdoor-oriented features such as snug-fitting collars, “storm cuffs”, waterproof pockets with drainage holes and wide “game” pockets.
In recent years the company has successfully modernised its collections to appeal to a younger clientele, becoming an iconic favourite at Glastonbury festival and even featuring in London Fashion Week. Nevertheless, Barbour has maintained credibility with the traditional countryside customer and remains a staple of country clothing.
Featuring the very best in country clothing style, browse our full Barbour collection below. Discover signature country styles like waxed jackets, gilets and check shirts, as well as more contemporary staples for the modern man such as quilted jackets. The womenswear collection at Barbour features an extensive range of the signature styles you’ve come to know and love, such as waxed jackets and gilets.
Guided by an ethos of quality and durability, Barbour encourages repairing and repatching their pieces. As a result, they are famed for their longevity. When properly looked after, Barbour garments will last a lifetime, making these pieces not merely a purchase but an investment.
Casual long sleeve shirt in small scale highland check.
Regular fit checked Oxford shirt featuring Coolmax technology.