Online Archive Sale – now on!

Big News time: we’ve just pulled the giant switch that starts our Online Archive Sale.

There’s a lot of great styles on offer – some are Archived units of old styles, some are Samples that never quite made it into stores, but all are available at pretty fantastic prices.

Just a tiny bit of small print: this is the ...

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Endless Summer bargains

It seems that British autumns feel more like summers these days. An absolute damp squib of a summer, then just when we’d started to look forward to a spot of layering of a chilly morn a heat wave turns up. Typical.

Lucky then that we’ve still got a few great summer styles available at very low prices. Our short sleeved Laurence ...

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Early Saturday openings at 23 Beak Street

Soho early on Saturday morning is a fascinating place to be. But don’t just take our word for it: come down and see for yourself.

If more incentive than the opportunity to take in some of London’s more debauched populace is needed, we’re here to help. We’ve decided to bring a touch of Albam civility to the area by opening ...

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Albam and antikmodern in ‘i’

Opened up the paper today and was greeted with a great profile of us in today’s i by the Independent.

There’s a nice bit on the brand (“Albam fast became a one-stop shop for those seeking a casual wardrobe”) and then some info on our collaboration with Jason at antikmodern, naming us “the best dressed shop in London”. What ...

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Lots of new things at Albam

Our Tuesday deliveries have been getting better and better recently, and this week was no exception. Today saw the arrival of four new fantastic styles – two knits and two outerwear pieces, all crafted in England and all now available in store and online.

You can have a look at some images to the right or pop along to our ...

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The Albam Online Sample Sale

Following the success of Albam’s recent sample sale at our Spitalfields store we’ve raided our Archive once more and can now offer our online customers a chance to get their hands on some past favourites and previously unreleased styles at rock bottom, bargain prices – without all the queuing.

With prices starting at only £10, the Albam Online Sample Sale ...

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Sadly postponed: this week’s Mr Natty Barbershop

Bad news: we’re afraid that due to a last-minute call up from the British Olympic Association, Mr Natty’s having to reschedule this Thursday’s pop-up Barbershop at our Upper Street store.

It’s actually not quite what you’re thinking – he’s styling a shoot with some of the British Olympics team rather than competing, but it does mean that we’re having to ...

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Albam Legend: Walter Bonatti

Bonatti belonged to the halcyon days of Italian mountain climbing in the 1950s and 1960s; an age of Alpinism preceding the onset of ever-spiralling technological advancement that, Bonatti believed, dulled the challenge of man vs nature.

Famous by 20 for prodigiously daring ascents, his reputation was tarnished for years owing to a scandal that unfurled on the savage Himalayan peaks ...

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Details | The Deck Jacket

Our first outerwear style for Autumn Winter 11, we’ve spent a lot of time making sure the Deck Jacket is as good as can be. With that in mind we thought we’d give you a bit of insight into it’s construction and fabrication.

Based on classic US Navy jackets (but crafted here in Blighty), we’ve used an Italian Windisle cotton ...

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The Albam Sale: only…53 hours left!

If you fancy picking up an absolute bargain from Albam, this weekend there’s even more of an incentive to get to our stores than normal. To make room for all of the lovely, lovely new styles we’ve had in this week we’ve marked down all of our summer stock to – frankly – ridiculous prices.

We’ve got English-crafted knitwear from ...

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