• Coffee with Mr Kander

    Nadav Kander is much more than a highly praised and prized photographer. The artist much in demand for his exceptional portrait work also explores his own life through beautifully studied photographic works. His on going series of images along the length of the China’s Yangtze River explores the concepts of rootlessness, as the flow of [...] Continue Reading
  • Wool Week

    Dashing Tweeds is thrilled to be a part of Wool Week this year. On Monday 10th October Dashing Tweeds will be proudly demonstrating the process of weave design from 3pm until 6pm in their Mayfair store at 26 Sackville Street, W1S 3HE. Weaving is one of the most fundamental industries of Great Britain yet the […]

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  • New Website and Summer Sale

    We have totally redesigned our website. Gaze through our new digital window to all things Dashing and explore the world of our creative and technical textiles and tailored menswear. Always keen on modernity our site is now fully compatible with smart phones and all browsers globally. We will continually update imagery and video content allowing you […]

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  • Danielle Reynolds New Fashion Graduate

      We are very impressed with Danielle’s focused collection beautifully tailored in a range of fabrics including our Dashing Urban Checks. Below Danielle explains the thinking behind her designs: Stableboy began from the idea of marrying opposite ends of the equestrian-wear spectrum to sit alongside one another in harmony. A combination of traditional riding dress, […]

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  • Emma Bowman Stylist

      Emma Bowman is a stylist on a mission. She has been studying at the London branch of the Istituto Marangoni in Shoreditch where the college in aptly named Fashion Street teaches and inspires the new generation of fashion, art and design creatives. Keen on working with menswear and needing a portfolio of the highest […]

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  • We meet sartorial entrepreneur Mark Cho

    Mark wears our Clerkenwell stripe   Mark’s elegant London flat could not be in a more analogous location. Situated above one of his successful businesses, Drake’s, the pad on Haberdasher Street sits astride the City’s financial institutions and London’s East End with its historical links to textiles and tailoring. Mark, with his international upbringing and […]

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  • SS16 RTW Collection

    Three innovative cloths feature in our SS16 ready-to-wear collection; the design behind each one distilling a different vision of outer space.     Gorgeous bright green wool interweaves with a navy and ecru Merino warp to make our Gibbous cloth. The pattern is intriguingly intricate close-up. This season we have tailored a three button patch pocket […]

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  • Seducing the tailors of Budapest

        Zsanett Hegedűs of AIAIÉ-Bespoke Design has been creating unique garments in Hungary since 1995. She’s a tailor who’s always looking for innovative cloth that retains thought and integrity of design, hence her excitement in discovering Dashing.     We love sending our cloth around the world to be tailored into bespoke garments. Zsanett […]

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  • 12 Men Campaign – Emmanuel Lawal

      Emmanuel Lawal is a multi talented charmer, with the envious life style of a successful model, disk jockey and turntablist. When not jetting around on the fashion circuit walking for the big houses and shooting on locations from Dubai to Berlin, Emmanuel can be found in his South London music studio laying down beats […]

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  • Collaborations and Competitions

    In a special collaboration just for London Craft Week Dashing Tweeds has worked on a unique project with Gemma Kay Waggett a celebrated textile designer and graduate of the Royal College of Art.   Traditional techniques of stitched and smocked fabrics have entranced Gemma and she has reinterpreted these processes in experimental ways by carefully […]

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  • London Craft Week

      During the week of 4th – 7th May Dashing Tweeds is proudly demonstrating the process of weave design. Weaving is one of the most fundamental industries of Great Britain yet the varieties of woven cloth designs have dwindled over the years.   We are bringing variety back to menswear through cloth production. All of our original […]

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  • Cycle Revolution

      Dashing Tweeds is honoured to be included in the Cycle Revolution exhibition which is currently showing at the Design Museum. Since it opened in 1989 the Design Museum has become an iconic arbiter of style and design. Visited by the discerning public from around the globe, the museum always offers exhibitions which enlighten and educate.     Always on […]

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  • SS16 Cloth Collection

      Depictions of the cosmos both modern and historic have inspired our fabric collection this season. We have produced seven original designs, each which capture something new from our visions of outer space.     The first three designs of our interstellar series are all an inter play of navy Merino wool and space dyed […]

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  • January Sale

      It’s January sale time, so if you have been pondering a Dashing purchase then now is the time to save 30% off all our ready to wear and accessory collections. We still have a few items from our much desired Fred Perry collaboration this year. The Harrington Jacket is down from £850 to £595 and the hats are a mere £35.   Do drop into our […]

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  • Christmas Opening Times

      Within our shop at 26 Sackville Street, London, we will be open as usual until the 23rd December, which is from 10am – 6pm Monday – Friday, and 11am – 5pm on Saturdays.   Over the Christmas holidays we will be closed from the 24th December until 4th January. If orders are placed online, […]

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  • Selected 2015 at Dovecot Studios

      Dovecot Studios is a hub of creativity using textiles and tapestry as the chosen art medium. Working with internationally famous artists such as Garry Fabian Miller and Ron Arad the studios combine traditional and modern tapestry techniques from weaving to gun-tufting.   A current collaboration with Ron Arad can be seen in progress below, […]

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  • Twelve Men – Peter

      Continuing the series of our Twelve Men story, introducing Peter.   Peter a youthful gentleman knows how to enjoy life, a feat which involves a deep understanding of past times and luxuries. When not working on funding acquisitions for a leading law firm, Peter squeezes in a plethora of interests alongside family life. Since […]

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  • Dashing Gloves

      Christmas is galloping towards us and the only thing to do is either hide in your igloo, or face up to an onslaught of drinks and shopping before peace can descend. Assuming the later is more likely for you, perhaps gloves may be the answer. These beautiful gloves are made in Dorset using our unique […]

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  • Ningbo Fashion Week

    To say we conquered China in a single week may be a huge exaggeration but we have certainly met with a great deal of success and delighted everyone we met with all things Dashing.   The government of garment manufacturing city Ningbo very kindly invited us, and the newly formed tailoring firm George Brummell to […]

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  • Wool Week

      Gentleman of London flocked to Savile Row this Monday for the start of Wool Week. Campaign for Wool has been championing the fibre around the world but Savile Row, the spiritual home of the suit  is the ultimate location for elucidating the magical transformation of fleece to over coat.   Savile Row was transformed for […]

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  • Sheep on the Row

      Drop by Savile Row on Monday 5th October. No, you will not still be hallucinating from the weekend, sheep really will be grazing in Mayfair. Savile Row will be transformed into a green pasture, covered in turf and closed to traffic while Bowmont Merino and Exmoor sheep graze along the street.   The event […]

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  • Fashion Beans

      We really love following the Fashion Beans site, and would like to thank them for featuring our latest collaboration with Fred Perry.   All the pieces are now available from our online store, as well as in store at 26 Sackville Street, London, W1S 3HE.

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  • Fred Perry Collaboration

        Collaboration is a key ethos for us and it seemed like a natural progression to work with British brand Fred Perry, synonymous with the iconic sportsman and his cotton pique tennis innovative tennis shirts.     Fred Perry has its heart in British sportswear and street wear yet from the beginning was focused […]

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  • Summer Sale

      From the 1st – 31st August there will be 40% off our summer collection. This will be available online as well as at our flagship store at 26 Sackville Street, London, W1S 3HE.

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  • Jock and Nerds

      We love Jocks and Nerds, thank you for featuring us as your product of the day on the 30th July.

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  • Twelve Men – Guy Chambers

      Guy Chambers, songwriter, musician and record producer is an all round creative.  He excels in writing tunes that are hummed the world over. His musical talent is featured on over 52 global platinum albums, with 18 number ones in Britain alone. Guy’s life is immersed in music and from a very young age he […]

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  • Twelve Men – Rory McKellar

      Fifth in the series of our Twelve Men story, introducing Rory McKellar.   Rory McKellar self proclaimed Mayfair misfit and man about town knows how to enjoy himself. I caught up with him the other day at a house party thrown by show girls, where we were animatedly discussing the plot for his latest […]

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  • Textile Forum

      We are pleased to announce we will be showcasing our latest collections at this years Textile Forum.   Textile Forum was founded in 2002, and it now attracts designers and fabric buyers from major retail groups and brands, established fashion businesses and start-ups, as well as the next generation of designers from the top […]

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  • Twelve Men – David Evans

      Surprisingly it was a change of career and a desire to write that provided the catalyst for David’s personal style odyssey. His chronicle, aptly named Grey Fox Blog, is an ongoing account of David’s adventures from self-confessed ‘geography teacher’ style towards a beacon of the well dressed modern English gentleman.   Journeying from a […]

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  • UKFT Awards

      The UK Fashion and Textile association is the most inclusive British network for fashion and textile companies, bringing together designers, manufacturers, agents and retailers to promote their businesses and our industry throughout the UK and internationally.   UKFT supports over 2,500 companies throughout the UK which cover menswear, womenswear, childrenswear, lingerie beachwear, accessories, footwear […]

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  • London Craft Week

      London Craft Week is a new annual event which showcases exceptional craftsmanship through a journey-of-discovery programme featuring hidden workshops, celebrated makers, other lesser known makers and highly specialised skills alongside famous shops, galleries and luxury brands.  Founded on the ethos of making, London Craft Week aims to introduce the talent, people and techniques behind beautifully made […]

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  • Twelve Men – Michiel van Wyngaarden

      We are very pleased to include Michiel van Wyngaarden a Dutch graphic designer in the third edition of our Twelve Men campaign, not least because he is in continuous demand as a model to global menswear brands.   Scouted 3 years ago at the age of 28, Michiel temporarily shelved his work as a graphic designer […]

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  • SS15 RTW Collection

      We feel compelled to increase the variety of fabrics available in the menswear market and hence design two cloth collections a year, exploring new yarns, colours and weave structures. In addition to supplying our fabrics to customers via tailors or through our shop we also design a ready to wear collection using our seasonal […]

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  • Twelve Men – Toni Castells

      Second in the series of our Twelve Men story, introducing Toni Castells.   Composer, pianist, classical guitarist, electronic music production, the list of Toni’s talents goes on. He started playing the guitar at home in Barcelona from the age of 4 and his fancination with music making has never ceased. After winning a composing […]

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  • SS15 Cloth Collection

      For this spring summer season we have been researching the microscopic structure of the world around us. The stones and asphalt of the city may look homogenous but study a granite kerbstone and an array of crystalline structures emerge with flecks of bright quartz and mica. At this small scale there is a great contrast […]

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  • Twelve Men – Jacob Morrish

      Following on from the British Fashion Council’s international success of London Collections Men, there is continued growing interest in men’s style. During 2015 we will be presenting a selection of men and how they wear Dashing Tweeds.   For the first in our series of Twelve Men we spoke with Jacob Morrish about his love of clothes and art. […]

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  • London Tweeds

    The history of urban tweed can be traced back to the 1860’s when Lord Elcho dressed his Scottish London Regiment in a Hodden Grey wool cloth in order for his troops to blend in with an urban environment. Prior to that bright scarlets were favoured as they disguised the blood stains of shot fellow men […]

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  • January Sale

    Happy New Year. Enjoy 30% off our ready to wear collection until the 31st January.

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  • Duffle Coats

      Duffle coats as popularised by Royal Naval officers at the turn of the last century have always been associated with style leaders. Field Marshal Montgomery, an avid wearer lent his name to them in the form of the ‘Monty’ coat.   Musician, actor and lothario Dudley Moore I’m sure seduced in them, and of […]

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  • Made to Measure

        We have just launched out new made to measure service. Simply drop into our shop at 26 Sackville Street, London W1S 3HE, try on one of our fitting samples and choose a cloth. We will note any amendments required to the pattern and you can decide on lapel shapes, number of buttons and pockets […]

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  • Christmas Drinks

      Come and celebrate our first Christmas at 26 Sackville Street, London W1S 3HE. Our new urban tweeds are here as well as our seriously exciting ready to wear collection. Choose a few presents whilst sipping some mull and if you whisper ‘mistletoe’ into Holly’s ear we will give you an Xmas discount of 10%. […]

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  • Sherlock Holmes

        The man who never lived and will never die is the aptly named new major exhibition at the Museum of London. As part of the show, the museum commissioned a short film about the history of tweed and its move from a rural to urban environment. We are very proud to be featured […]

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  • Cycle Blazer

      We bring you the most practical and elegant Cycle Blazer. A classic three button patched pocketed jacket cut in our Lumatwill urban tweed with a variety of details to make your city bike travel as effortless as possible.     The centre vent fastens up to a pair of buttons reminiscent of a morning […]

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  • New A/W 14 Cloth Collection

    For the autumn season of 2014 we have further developed our core concept of tweeds for town. For modern urban tweed sportswear we have looked at the colours of cityscapes and woven them in wool. Shadow checks of pavement grey juxtapose rectilinear yellow yarns portraying London’s road markings. Fine strands of reflective yarn add a […]

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  • Summer Sale

    To celebrate the last month of sunshine we are offering you 30% off our summer collection, offer ends 31st August. Make yourself dashing for the last days of summer. Check out the full collection here.

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  • G&V Royal Mile Hotel

    On the 31st July G&V Royal Mile Hotel in Edinburgh launch their new uniforms. Guests at the hotel will be greeted by staff in new striking designs which have been created using a specially developed bespoke tweed we designed. The uniforms themselves were designed by leading Scottish design talent Judy R Clark and Howie Nicholsby […]

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  • Club Stripes

    Since the nineteenth century when the term blazer was coined for the bright attire of a Cambridge boat club, blazers have become the staple attire of summer. Most often tailored in a stripey woven wool, blazers have weathered fashions and transcended sports to bring a uniform of joy to the summer season. We are continuing […]

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  • Mayfair Store New Look

    After months of design work and planning we now have a shop which is worthy of housing Dashing Tweeds. The design by up coming architect Alexander Hills is a brilliantly original modular concept executed in fine quality welded stainless steel. We always focus on the future and whilst being mindful of the best of the past we […]

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  • Ana’s Hat

      We are most impressed by the creations of Spanish milliner Ana Lamata. As you can see she has made a whole variety of artful and artistic head pieces from turbans to pill boxes. Do look at her website as these handmade masterpieces are for sale and she is always up to something new!   […]

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  • Decorex Dashing Delights

      We were very pleased when the delightful Allie Little dropped into our shop to explore the world of Dashing Tweeds. Do take a look at the interview here, and come and see us in the new shop if you have a need for tweed.

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  • Tweed Run 2014

      A glorious hot sun came out to greet us for the London Tweed Run this year. Many hundreds of dapper tweed clad cyclists posed in Somerset house for the group photo before meandering through the streets of town to an almost continuous cheer of bemused onlookers and the odd jeering from frustrated cabbies. The […]

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  • New Summer Ready to Wear Collection

    We have now fashioned our exuberant summer stripe cloth collection into something fabulous for your wardrobe. A considered offering for the balmy months to come. British sporting endeavours are the focus, so whether you are off to improve your stoke rate for the coming regatta or straddling a young filly at the local gymkhana we […]

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  • AW Collection Sale

    Check our our full collection here.

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  • New Summer Cloth Collection

    As the sun comes out and sweet peas are ripe you know its time for summer stripes. No British summer is complete without stripes, from deck chairs to regattas and cricketing blazers to tennis chalk lines you cannot fault stripey togs. With this in mind our cloth collection explores the lines of summer in traditional and new […]

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  • Time Out

    Time Out are on the case as naming us as their shop of the week. Our flagship store around the corner from Savile Row is causing quite a stir, as we showcase our vibrant new collections to the Mayfair posse.

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  • 26 Sackville Street

    Our new flagship store opened last week at 26 Sackville Street, London, W1 in the heart of London’s famous tailoring community centred on Savile Row. Our reflective urban tweeds and new season designs will continue to push the boundaries of visionary clothing for men within our new store. The focus of the new store is […]

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  • January Sale

    We wish you all a very happy 2014, it’s going to be a great year and we have exciting plans for expansion. Talking of which, if you’ve grown bigger recently you may need some new clothes and we are offering 25% off a few selected Dashing items until the end of the month.

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  • Manufacturing in the UK

    As we enter the season of mystery and fables we all delight in a united suspension of disbelief. Of course the gifts delivered by Mr Claus are honed by Elves dwelling in the arctic circle, the idea of sweat shops in tropical climes, felling of rain forests or any other connections to Amazon are preposterous. […]

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  • Larsson & Jennings

    For A/W’13 Larsson & Jennings joined forces with us, and selected one of our designs to use in their collection. Designed in Hackney, the striking Red Sergeant tweed strap, provides eccentric British flair to their signature minimalist design. Check out their full collection here.

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  • Screen Printing Dashing Scarves

    Our latest collection of beautiful silk scarves, designed by Arlette Ess, were screen printed by Allan Williams in Deptford, London. We were lucky enough to visit them on the day of printing and watch the whole process, and we thought we would share our experience with you.

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  • Shoreditch Stripe

    Life as a grifter has it’s dangers as Robert Redford found in The Sting. However if you find yourself as a blagger rather than a banker you might as well look the part. Our bouclé pinstripe stripes are for life on the fringes of the City, and perhaps more amusing than the staid attire of […]

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  • Wool Week

    It’s Wool Week and we thought we’d show you our film of how wool is transformed into tweed to a soundtrack of sampled looms and finishing machines.

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  • Dashing Tweeds x Boxfresh

    Collaborating with the exciting street wear company Boxfresh, this innovative collection brings streetwear to life with our Grey Raver Wave and Green Sergeant reflective tweeds. A very British style reworked for 2013. We are currently stocking the hi-tops and sneakers on our website.

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  • New AW13 Cloth Collection

    Dashing Tweeds Autumn/ Winter 13 cloth collection explores texture in menswear. Inspiration came from the paintings of Mark Rothko and the abstract expressionists, we were stimulated by their rich tonal palettes. A classic lightweight pinstripe was developed with a loop mohair yarn, and flecked colour was explored through the Dashing Donegal tweeds, woven in Ireland by Magee […]

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  • End of Summer Sale

    Make yourself Dashing for the last days of summer, and explore our end of summer sale. Click here to find out what is on offer.

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  • Pop Up Britain

    Dashing Tweeds is excited to be part of the launch of Pop Up Britain in Piccadilly. We will be showcasing our cloth and ready to wear collections, so come on down and see what we have on offer. PopUp Britain, the retail arm of national enterprise campaign StartUp Britain, has organised the flagship pop-up shop […]

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  • Oliver Hayden

    Luxury brand, Oliver Hayden, sell a range of decorative items, furniture and lighting for the home. Using some of our Steel Vibe and Yellow Peak cloth, they have covered and upholster these wonderful chairs. These will also be on show at our latest pop up shop in Piccadilly from the 12th – 18th August at 211 […]

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  • Both Hemispheres

    I was most charmed and honoured the other day to be a subject of Charles Gervais portrait studies of ‘people of interest’. Charles, a flattering photographer is increasing his focus on editorial portraiture, so if you have a magazine do get in touch: Charles Gervais, Both Hemispheres Photography.

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  • Panama Hats

    In collaboration with the fair trade hat company Pachacuti, we have developed our first range of Panama hats. We have combined their expertly hand woven hats from Ecuador with our linen, silk and wool summer cloth. This collection is inspired by the grand tour and they are ideal for your summer travels, so do buy […]

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  • Against Nature

    New York’s most inspirational tailor Against Nature was the first to offer customers Dashing Tweeds and the tailor of choice for elegant citizens requiring something unique. Co-owner Amber looks sensational in her Dashing suit tailored on site in their eclectic shop. Front man Natty is always worth chatting to and is coming to London next […]

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  • Graduate Fashion Week

    Anticipation and excitements are in the air as fashion graduates from around the country present their final collections on the catwalk. One of the highlights of the nationwide show in Earls Court this week was William Baxter’s elegant and amusing collection. He cut double breasted jackets in our peak designs, clever coats and an original […]

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  • Cycle Style

    Hermano Silva international cutting edge photographer styled and shot an inspirational story centred around the clothes stylish gentleman desire to wear on their bikes. He used some of our pieces including our Lumatwill designs. He loved the reflective yarns of our knitted tank top, and our cycle jacket both which bring functionality, quality and style to cycling.

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  • Bless

    Bless is a fashion company based in Germany, they have been using some our Dashing Tweed fabrics for the last couple of years. We absolutely love their new collection, and thanks to 032c magazine N°24, for sending through one of their images from their recent photo shoot. Their collections are a great juxtaposition of fabrics, shapes and […]

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  • New Summer Cloth Collection

    Continuing our adventures and advancements in fabric design, we bring you a complete summer collection inspired by the Grand Tour. Traditionally any young English gentleman of standing and culture would travel throughout Europe to round off his classical education. He would study art and architecture from the ruins of Rome to the delights of Venice, […]

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  • Artist Rebel Dandy

      Just back from the huge success which is the Artist Rebel Dandy show curated by Kate Irvin and Laurie Anne Brewer at the Rhode Island School of Design museum.     Artist Rebel Dandy is the mecca for anyone interested in the history of mens dress and style, I cannot eulogise enough about what […]

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  • The London Tweed Run

    A drove of dapper dandies delight London. Ted and Jacqui really organised a fabulous event and with donations of Shetland Jig from us dressed all the official marshalls in rather stylish hats. Peter Legg a talented industrial designer has made the most incredible bike using the McDougall Check which debuted on the Tweed Run. Do […]

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  • Welsh and Jefferies

     Welsh and Jefferies’ newly refurbished shop has been turning the heads of gentleman sauntering down Savile Row recently and in part due to the fabulous window display. The beautifully tailored double breasted jacket in Regents Park check certainly catches the eye.   A most elegant shoulder line and the double vents allow for wonderful waisting. […]

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  • Black and White Basket

    Our new Black and White basket has just arrived. Inspired by a 1970’s piece of cloth seen in Harris, Dashing Tweeds wanted to make it more dashing by increasing the scale. This is also a development on from our other Black and Blue basket designs, which have been very popular.

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  • Wool-Tastic

      To the opening of Wool House this week. Most excellently curated by Arabella McNie in the elegant rooms of Somerset House courtyard. All wonders of creations in wool from colourful acoustic walls to flying sculptures and huge Mongolian fleece chairs. Really worth a visit before the end of March. As well as a smattering […]

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  • Dashing Armchairs

    These armchairs were reclaimed and upholstered by Retrouvius who are an architectural salvage and design business. Using our Crimson Modernist cloth on the left and our Lloyds Building (Lumatwill) design on the right, these chairs look fabulous, and are one off’s available at Retrouvius.

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  • Head East

      A jaunt east to Hong Kong provided some delightful sun and a chance to wear some of our summer jaquard from last season while crusing between islands. In addition inspiration for our exciting new summer collection coming soon with a range of light weight cloths perfect for a grand tour.    

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  • Sumptuous Seat

      Clever upholsterer Alexandra Griffiths has enlivened this lovely chair with some Crimson Modernist. Do look at her inspirational site and perhaps take a treasured family seat round for a pep up.      

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  • Dashing Homes

      We are extremely pleased to have 8 fabulous pages in this months illustrious World of Interiors Magazine. James Sherwood penned a most glorious picture of life in a dashing home in his ever eloquent style. Talented Maria Speake from Retrouvius elegantly integrated a range of our fabrics into the home which proved very successful […]

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  • Future Couture

    Emma-Kate Cummings studying at the London College of Fashion has really impressed us with her dashing creations. Showing a great flair for design and style, Emma-Kate wowed the audience at her 2nd year catwalk show, with this sexy and witty outfit. We expect a great future for her.

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  • January Sale at Dashing Tweeds

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  • City Lights

    To Tokyo a mecca of mass metropolitan merchandising and more micro trends than imaginable. What better place to launch our amazing explorers jacket in British wool with built in lighting and shape changing reflecting panels. With great thanks to the UK Trade and Investment team and the British Embassy Tokyo for inviting us along on […]

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  • Winter Peaks

    The climax of christmas is coming, mountains to do, can’t even think of a present for yourself, steer your mistress’ gaze in this direction, and suggest a winter coat in one of these limited additions peaks. Or how about a winter coat each and you can peak together.   Woven with the finest merino wool, […]

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  • New British Jacket

    Our new British Jacket is the perfect addition to your wardrobe this winter. Celebrating British manufacturing and production, this jacket is made from 100% British wool, it was woven and finished in Scotland, and made into this beautiful design in North London.

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  • Topshop up their game

    As part of their made in Britain luxury design collaborations TopShop certainly know where to turn to up their game. Dashing Tweeds of course, and we are thrilled with this beautiful ladies jacket available in the crimson modernist (as above) and night vibe. Snap them up while stocks last!

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  • Camden Cycle Fashion

    Last Friday saw an entertaining evening of cycling fashion organised by Camden Council. Of course the high lights included our Dashing Cycle Jacket and Karta’s Bicycle Libary. All part of the continuing trend for cycling in the city in style.

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  • Romney Marsh

    We are very excited about our new British Wool Collection which is going to be launched in September. Using British Wool is a great way to revive and promote this great source of fantastic yarn. We have been working closely with the British Wool Marketing Board and will be using their Romney Marsh Sheeps wool in this […]

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  • No knots, No ties, I’m on the Rise

    The Hanky Hat has been such a great hit this summer. This iconic head wear invention, is a cross between olympic umpire and east end geezer. No Knots, No Ties, I’m on the Rise, are the famous lyrics from the Hanky Hat song, the 2012 summer hit, so we have also created a t-shirt to […]

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  • Wanderlust

    Dashing Tweeds went to showcase in Paris on 27th July and ran a workshop at the Wanderlust, for an event showcasing ‘The London Look’ hosted by the V&A. We took a range of frame looms, and got all visitors to join us in weaving, to create exciting and experimental fabrics. Other workshops and exhibitors included […]

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  • Scottish Fashion Awards

    On the 11th June 2012, Dashing Tweeds was shortlisted for Textile Brand/ Designer of the Year, alongside Alice Palmer, Spencer Clothing, Caerlee Mill, Walker Slater, Jaggy Nettle and Hawick Cashmere, but on the night, Kirsty McDougall was there to collect the award, because Dashing Tweeds won. We are so excited about this, and know this will lead to even more exciting […]

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  • Kano in Dashing Tweeds

    Kano, famously known for being a UK rapper, and recently starred in Channel 4’s Top Boy series, was  nominated for ‘Best Supporting Actor’ at the BAFTA’s and for the event was wearing a suit tailored by Graham Browne and made from our Green Sergeant cloth.

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  • London Collections: Men

    From the 15th – 17th of June, London is kick starting the Menswear fashion calender with the brand new show, London Collection: Men, which is the progression from Men’s day at London Fashion Week. Dashing Tweeds will be showcasing their collection alongside other British brands at The Hospital Club in Covent Garden, and will be celebrating […]

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  • A Glimpse of Cool

    The new suit from Huntsman in the Steel Vibe is an absolute hit. Cut by David Ward with inspiration from 1960’s pop stars this is one of the most elegant and head turning creations. More shots coming soon, and there is enough fabric in stock for you!    

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  • Hound and Hound

    As we are stuck in the coldest May in 100 years perhaps your canine companion would appreciate one of the finest made coats I’ve ever seen. Sibel set up Hound and Hound to make the most beautiful dog coats you can imagine. As well as this fabulously made coat in the Bounder tweed Sibel also […]

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  • Tweed Run 2012

    A couple of weeks ago saw The Tweed Run 2012, a very jolly jaunt. Dapper chaps and elegantly dressed ladies took to the streets of London following Ted and his trusty marshals around the west end. Here we see Jemima from Kent, Haste Lachter and her friend fabulously dressed in breeches they made in the […]

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  • The Shetland Jig

    The Savile Row tailor, Davies and Sons, have created this exquisite suit made from our Shetland Jig cloth, and is now on show in their window display. This cloth is 100% British, woven in Dumfries and Galloway, and the yarns are from the Shetlands islands.

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