Style

Nothing beats a perfect fit or supreme quality, but sometimes the touch and feel of a fabric is what turns an item into a must-wear. We’re into creating garments that you reach for on the day to day, so any fabrication that appeals to our tactile qualities is one that we hold in high standards. […]

Food/Drink

Photos by Andrew Thomas Lee In a newly renovated, decades-old gas station tucked in the bucolic Blue Ridge Mountains, Chef Patrick O’Cain is serving up food you would be more apt to find on a street corner in Chiang Mai, nevermind in a sleepy Southern mountain town. Gan Shan Station is just two miles from […]

Style

One doesn’t usually associate obscure Japanese denim brands with Southern mountain cities, but that’s just the kind of place Asheville is. We were excited to discover Old North at our recent visit there, and the thoughtfully curated collection of men’s clothes and gear are just the kind of things you want to reach for during […]

Style

This year marks the 4th we’ve partnered with Charlottesville-based leather craftsman Marcus Wiley of Wiley Brothers. Wiley has a similar origin story as us: His life began in finance as a stockbroker before he headed back to the Virginia horse country where he grew up. Inspired by his equestrian roots, he launched Wiley Brothers in […]

Craftsmen

The iconic, boxy silhouette. Their impeccable safety record. There’s a lot to love about a Volvo, and their power to inspire intense nostalgia is pretty magical. We’ve been fans of the Swedish-made automaker at Ledbury HQ for quite some time. Our CMO has owned a record six Volvo’s in his lifetime and wouldn’t consider buying […]

Art/Design

One benefit of being located in Richmond, Virginia is the proximity to the #1 ranked public arts school in the country and the pool of talent that emerges from one of its many-lauded programs. Virginia Commonwealth University (or VCU) is ranked top in the country for its sculpture, fiber arts, and 2nd overall in (public) […]

Style

One of our favorite parts of summer is the spirit of exploration and sense of wanderlust that seems to take over once the humidity kicks in. Whether you’re exploring the concrete jungle or the Southernmost tip of the Outer Banks, we turned to Papa Hemingway for some wayfarer inspiration. Hemingway is a style icon for […]

Style

One look at our Summer Collection and it’s obvious that we’re enthusiastic about this natural fiber. For sweltering summer months, nothing beats the breeziness and breathability of this loose weave – you will literally and figuratively always be cool in linen. Our love of the fabric led us to a natural curiosity about its origins […]

Interview

We’re incredibly excited to announce a special four day custom shirting event at our brand-new Georgetown store. We’re honored to be hosting Michal Linke, one of Europe’s premier experts in Made-to-Measure and custom shirtmaking, who is visiting from our top European mill. Join us next week starting Thursday, June 23rd as we welcome Michal to […]