THE SCOTTISH FASHION DESIGNER MARRYING PREMIUM QUALITY AND FUNCTION...

July 03 2019
   From his Scottish base, Kestin Hare’s eponymous fashion brand champions UK manufacturing on an international stage...

THE ITALIAN STYLE GURU WITH A PASSION FOR HANDMADE QUALITY

May 12 2019
A visit to a tailoring house sparked a passion that helped focus this Italian fashion entrepreneur's future 

PERSONAL TASTE: ADAM ATKINSON, DESIGNER

November 12 2018

Designer Adam Atkinson on having the Lake District as his childhood stomping ground; adventure travel, vintage climbing paraphernalia, Ray Mears’ style and the many delights of Margate.

AWLING LOOKBOOK 2018

August 03 2018
Awling Lookbook 2018. Photography by Dan Walmsley. Creative Direction by John Rogers. Photographed in Manchester.

Why Craft and Provenance Matter

April 21 2018
Crafted products are more than just functional. The provenance of a skilfully made product is something we can empathise with and subscribe to – we can chose to surround ourselves with carefully chosen pieces that we feel reflect something of who we are. . .   

Awling's Brief Guide: Caring for Cherished Wardrobe Pieces

March 27 2018
Awling's guide to caring for your cherished garments, leathergoods and footwear. . .

Beginnings

March 15 2018
As with so many good beginnings, Awling’s story began with a search for belts made well by experienced hands, whose design was considered, functional and individual. I couldn’t find those belts. So here we are - Awling began in 2017, with a desire to make really good belts. . .