Category: Fashion and trends

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Summer –> Autumn

So, that was summer then? And what a beauty she’s been! At BB HQ it’s mostly been very hot, sometimes too hot and quite often involved some awesome solar power behind our ongoing plans, developments, partnerships and future scoping. The summer months have provided a great platform from which to review the operations to date, […]

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June Know What I Mean?!

It’s been another exciting month at Both Barrels HQ. Records have tumbled in the coffee-drunk-in-a-month stakes & plans long in the works are taking shape across our digital platforms. Father’s Day In the early part of June, we celebrated Father’s Day. In fact, we’ve dedicated all of this month to the Dads with our COOLDAD […]

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March-ing On

March in Manchester has been quite the month. In addition to the GCSE group at AGGS and undergraduate trade event at MMU, Both Barrels appeared at a second appointment. This time to guest lecture the Fashion Buying and Merchandising Masters students at Manchester Fashion Institute. Tasked with six questions, which unfolded in to 18 questions, […]

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Both Barrels in the community

In the first week of March, Both Barrels certainly has a spring in its step! We’ve been exchanging ideas and inspiration with some amazingly inspiring talent. As a UK Made brand we’re keen to inspire future generations of designers, entrepreneurs and industrialists. Our roots are within product innovation and problem solving which is embodied within […]

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Both Barrels make debut appearance at Top Drawer

Both Barrels have this week been at Olympia in London for Top Drawer 2018, as part of the event’s first carefully curated selection on ‘Men Only’ brands. The convention began on Sunday January 14th and draws to a close on Tuesday 16th, and has been an excellent opportunity for Both Barrels to meet face-to-face with […]

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What to expect from Both Barrels in 2018

If you’ve been following Both Barrels since our launch, you might see a few changes in 2018. New Year, New You – right? But don’t worry – we still have our same core commitments to great British design and construction, we just want to make sure that our range of luxury luggage meets all of […]

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2018: The Year of Ultra Violet

One of the major headlines in the fashion world at the end of each year is the announcement of Pantone’s Colour of the Year for the following 12 months, and we’d like to think our designer luggage and laptop sleeves are ahead of the curve for 2018. For the past year or more, one of […]

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Happy birthday, Both Barrels!

It’s been a big year for Both Barrels since launching our executive luggage, and while many people will be celebrating Christmas and New Year’s, our celebrations started in November as we reached our first birthday. So we’d like to take a moment to look back over the past 12 months of product launches and developments, […]

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Both Barrels’ Best of Britannia ‘best of the best’

The Best of Britannia show in London on October 12th-13th was a showcase for some of the nation’s most exciting and relevant fashion brands in everything from clothing to jewellery to accessories like our own designer luggage, as well as a chance to encourage more consumers to buy British. Here’s our round-up of the ‘best […]

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Both Barrels luxury luggage goes on show at Best of Britannia

Both Barrels luxury luggage is proudly Built in Britain, so it’s fitting that the brand’s first-ever appearance at a trade event will be on October 12th-13th at Best of Britannia, known as BoB London for short. The two-day event will be held at The Boiler House on Brick Lane, and focuses on the best of […]

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