Style

Looking back, 2014 was a great year for shirting. Over the past 12-months, in addition to our Core Collection staples, we introduced shirts constructed from fabrics, patterns and styles unavailable anywhere else.  This release included our first collection of printed shirts made in collaboration with the fourth Paul of Ledbury – Paolo Sala. Sure, some […]

Wild Card

Before I began this article, I made a list of traditions that I’ve maintained over the years. I remembered fondly how my dad used to take my brother and me fishing, just as my grandfather took him and my uncle. I recalled how my mom would hide our birthday presents throughout the house and make […]

Food/Drink

Take a tip from our in-house bartender, Rob, and be the host of the hour at this year’s holiday gatherings. Hello Ledbury readers! I am happy to have been asked once again to share with you a few seasonally-appropriate drinking options for this holiday season. Today I have three drinks to show you – two […]

Art/Design

Textile weaver Andrea Donnelly’s studio is only a short drive from the Ledbury office in the Manchester neighborhood of Richmond. This is a portion of the city best known for its converted tobacco warehouses and its industrial past. I met Andrea and her rescued pit bull, Huey, on an unusually cool late fall afternoon. The […]

Style

Gert Barkovic has a sharp eye and knows exactly what she likes. Imperative qualities if you’re the co-founder and buyer of one of Washington, D.C.’s most reputable menswear stockists – MUTINY. From MUTINY’s overall aesthetic to the garments and provisions they carry founded on the principles of craftsmanship and longevity, we’ve discovered a kinship in […]

Wild Card

The early signs of the holiday season have started to arrive. I noticed a handful of houses with festive lights during an early evening jog on Sunday. The first rounds of carols have started to trickle through over the radio. Navigating the holiday party circuit will soon begin and the halls will become decked in […]

Community

Donald is one of the newest members of our Customer Experience team. On any given day, you’re likely to find him spreading his positive energy to all of us at the office, and because of that, we’re happy to have him as part of the Ledbury family. It didn’t take long for us to realize […]

Craftsmen

The final stretch of our journey brought us to a small factory in Mantua, Italy, where our tailored collection of blazers and sport coats are produced. There, craftsmen with a passion for the art of tailoring have been stitching sport coats and suits in a century-old workshop for four generations. As with all of our […]

Community

The holidays are just over the horizon, and if history has taught us anything, this time of the year can get pretty hectic. Before we get caught in the excitement of the next few weeks, we’d like to take a moment to express our gratitude for your ongoing support. To all of our clients, friends, […]

Interview

As Paul Trible’s guide and mentor, master tailor Robert Emmett taught Paul nearly everything that he knows about shirtmaking. With a career spanning over two decades and operating four bricks-and-mortar locations throughout London, including a store on the famed Jermyn Street, Robert is one of the city’s finest shirtmakers. Having worked alongside Paul Trible and […]

Craftsmen

“The key to longevity is quality.” The next leg of our journey brought us to the small production factory in northwest Poland where the majority of our shirts are sewn. We’re convinced that the people within those walls are constructing the finest shirts in the world. The founder of the factory, who has owned it […]