The company has created other fabrics and coats using similar names, such as the Eiderscutum light overcoat and in 1962 the multicoloured wool-yarn weave, Aquaspectrum. Winser is a veteran of the British apparel industry, having worked for and. With the great British preoccupation with the weather, what brand could encapsulate the great nation better than Aquascutum whose name is an amalgamation of the Latin words meaning water and shield. In May 2009, Renown rejected a corporate bid led by Kim Winser. In April 2006, Aquascutum appointed as president and chief executive officer.
Domestic and fashion applications followed, promoted in the 19th century by royal fashion leader King. In 2013, the Aquascutum factory was again put up for sale, and has been purchased by a British owner. Aquascutum was family owned until 1990, when it was purchased by Japanese textile conglomerate company , and, then, by Jaeger in September 2009. In 1901, Emary moved to 100 Regent Street in the heart of London. A helpful member of staff readily assisted in finding items I was looking for and was most charming and cheerful.
We truly recommend to plan a visit to Aquascutum Outlet whilevyou are in London, it is worth it! However, I feel that discounts could be a little more generous than 25% off for last season's, or older , rainwear. Shop the range of mens jackets, shirts and accessories at Standout today. The brand, famous for its range, modelled by and , also offers tailoring by tailor. Set in sleeves and full cut A-line body which can be worn with or without matching tie belt. There is a large selection of men's and women's clothing and accessories; I particularly like their selection of macs, after all this is what Aquascutum is famous for. . In April 2012, the company went into bankruptcy administration.
You cannot use this installation for real sales without buying a license, but you can build your web-site during free evaluation. His majesty was Aquascutum's first royal client, ordering an Aquascutum coat in the. The shop is laid out like a large and slightly less fancy Aquascutum mainline store — so you enjoy all the perks of a princely browsing experience — orderly displays, lots of sizes, comfortable changing rooms — but with far more palatable price tags. Homeland star was used for their Autumn Winter 2014 collection. Founded by the tailor John Emary in 1851, Aquascutum has a strong English background and was the brand to create the first waterproof textile, creating the iconic trench coat, used by the British military during World Wars 1 and 2. An Aquascutum scarf, showing the Club Check colours In 1900, Aquascutum opened a department, offering water-repellent capes and coats, which were very popular among British.
The company has supplied aristocrats, political leaders, and actors, including three , , Sir , , , , , and. Aquascutum mens clothing features timeless designs with a contemporary feel, perfect for keeping on trend and dry for those rainy days. The company continued to invest in textile technology and invented new fabrics such as Wyncol, a cotton and nylon poplin mix with wind resist of up to 100 mph used by Edmund Hilary and his team for their ascent of Mount Everest in 1953. From officers to gentlemen, the became an icon of the silver screen in films such as Casablanca to the Pink Panther. Posted: Monday September 28 2015 The Aquascutum outlet store is very easy to reach by train and well worth the trip. In 1853, after succeeding in producing the first wool, he had his discovery patented and renamed the company 'Aquascutum', for 'watershield'.
The perfect balance of lightweight practicality and style, the trench coat has a well-earned place as a fashion staple. Aquascutum Outlet is number 79 in our list of. This online store is powered by X-Cart This X-Cart Gold installation is licensed for evaluation purposes only and this message must be kept visible at the top of every store page. Beyond its innovations in the impervious, the brand also boasts a long history of tailored , and , outfitting royalty, nobility and politicians with their suits, tailored coats and evening wear. An expertly constructed single-breasted trench for the modern woman who values the timeless elegance of classic styling paired with undeniable quality.
He was also subsequently responsible for dressing Prime Minister Sir John Major, as well as a number of other international dignitaries including the King of Malaysia. In September 2009, the management team behind the revival of retailer , and , bought the company. Head here for sharp suits, classic macs and perfect knits at up to 30 per cent off — a luxury cardigan in soft grey cashmere is just £70. Removing this message without buying a paid license is prohibited and will result in legal proceedings. Coats for officers in the 1853—1856 were made from Aquascutum's waterproof fabric, as were the worn by soldiers of all ranks in both world wars.
After the bid was rejected, Winser left Aquascutum. So we entered Aquascutum Outlet and we were amazed with the friendly staff, superb collection, the nice setting and excellent deals. Their vintage pieces illustrate the quality and simple style of this old British brand. In 2008, Renown announced that it would sell Aquascutum, after the parent company experienced three straight years of losses. Removable club check wool liner and lined hood for seasonal styling.