British Syle Genius: Part 4

By Royal Appointment

British style is often defined as classic country clothes and makes you think of the old England style and the Queen.

Designers such as Dolce & Gabbana made ‘Royal’ dressing fashionble.

Dolce&Gabbana Fashaddictblog.co.uk 2012

 

Barbour

The company was founded in 1854 by John Barbour who invented the first motorcycle jacket. State of the art technology and functionality are the most important factors in their designs.

Barbour, Birthnells

Barbour if the number one choice for Royals.

Princess Diana, millyfellintothewardrobe.blogspot.com 2011

The Queens fashion consist of:

  • Barbour jacket
  • Tweed skirt
  • Headscarf
  • Knitted twin-set
  • Pearls

    The Queen graziadaily.co.uk 2011

 

Tartan

The design has been associated with the Royals for 150 years. Queen Victoria wore a tartan dress at the age of 16.

Queen Victoria thecultureconceptcircle.com 2011

Tartan is a traditional British material  with great quality. It is used by British designers like Aleaxander McQueen and Vivienne Westwood.

Vivienne Westwood Tartan, V and A Museum

Alexander McQueen focus on style.com 

Aquascutum

The latin word translates into ‘watershield’ and was originally created for military purposes. The company was founded by John Emery in 1881 and began with the famous trenchcoat. The brand was essential during the first World War.

Aquascutum trenchcoat

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