AW14 Photoshoot – Behind the Scenes

With lots of new arrivals coming up in the next few weeks, we have spent that last two days out on a photo shoot. We’ll be showing you the full results next week but for now here’s a look at what was happening on location. Featuring new items, old items, some nice furniture and a cat.

To keep up to …

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A man can never have too many pairs of socks.

Have you ever heard a man moan that he has too many pairs of socks? No, us neither. We are of the opinion that a man can never have too many pairs of socks and with that in mind we have made our own just in time for autumn.

Made in England at a family run factory in the Midlands, …

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Bank Holiday weekend in Cornwall

Those of you who shop with us online will know that Matt is the man who processes your orders and gets them out to you everyday.

Last week Matt took a well earned break and spent the weekend in Cornwall, enjoying a spot of surfing and the great outdoors. He took lots of great pictures and whilst we have omitted …

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New styles just in!

We have had a big delivery of t-shirts and sweatshirts this week, including a brand new style for us, the Core Pocket T-Shirt.  Other styles to arrive were two new Hemmy Pocket Tee’s and three Athletic Crews in Bottle, Dark Space Marl and Grey Marl.

Whilst we haven’t yet had the opportunity to get the new items into the …

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Win 2 Tickets to the Good Life Experience The Good Life Experience The Albam Great British Craft Tent

The Albam Great British Craft Tent | Win two tickets!

As you may have heard already, on the weekend of 20th September we will be curating an Albam Great British Craft Tent at the Good Life Festival in Flintshire, North Wales.

Along with our manufacturing master Ray Pope & some of our finest goods, we are taking a few friends & colleagues whose craft & expertise make them perfect for …

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Ai Weiwei at the Yorkshire Sculpture Park

The county of Yorkshire provided a stunning backdrop to the Tour De France earlier in the summer and again provides the setting for one of the world’s finest open air galleries.

The Yorkshire Sculpture Park, situated near Wakefield in beautiful rural countryside, houses permanent works from Henry Moore and Barbara Hepwoand and is well worth a visit at any time …

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The Albam Great British Craft Tent

Introducing The Albam Great British Craft Tent

This September we will be rounding off the summer in fine style by curating the Albam Great British Craft Tent at the inaugural Good Life Festival. Featuring the craftsmen that make our most loved products, the Albam British Craft Tent will give you the opportunity to learn new skills and meet the Albam team. We won’t be doing it all by …

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Pint anyone?

At the time of writing (5.15pm on a Friday), talk has most definitely turned to weekend plans. For most of us that will involve a tipple or two and a bite to eat and that’s exactly what is on offer at the London Craft Beer Festival this weekend.

There’s a distinctly international feel to this years Craft Beer Festival with brewers …

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Transitional jackets for the change in seasons

Whist we don’t want to be labelled doom merchants, it seems summer has taken a turn for the worse this week. We’ve had dark skies, showers and a distinctly chilly feel to the morning & evenings.

It might be time then to invest in a lightweight jacket that will stand you in good stead as the seasons change. Nothing too heavy or hot but …

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Keep it Simple

We have spent the morning surrounded by boxes here at Albam as seven new Simple Shirts arrived.

Each of the seven shirts offers something different but what they all have in common is a simple (obviously…), paired down aesthetic, making them an ideal everyday shirt.

First up, with a nod to classic Ivy League styling, we have three Oxford cotton …

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