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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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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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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The Perfect Tee for Summer Seamless Mix

The Seamless Tee – Perfect for Summer

Think of the Seamless T-Shirt as the relaxed, more colourful, younger brother to our classic tee.

Available in 8 colours, it is woven on a circular loom to create a t-shirt with no side seems, it’s looser fit & comfort make it the perfect summer t-shirt.

Shop the Seamless Tee here.

Arriving this week – The Seamless Tee in Denim

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Find your perfect fit The New Slim Albam Denim

Find the Fit for You

Jeans are a difficult one to get right, aren’t they? Get it wrong & they can ruin even the best of outfits. Get it right though & you’ll have a pair that you can rely on for years to come.

With our jeans it’s easy to get it right. Made in England using untreated, 13oz Japanese denim, they will get better with …

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Inspired by Japan & perfect summer reading

Our recent trip to Japan provided the inspiration for some additions to our ever growing list of publications.  We have chosen three photo books that as well as providing stunning images, captured our imagination & reminded us a little of our trip.

Many of you will be familiar with Jiro Konami’s work & his ‘Looking at my father’ book, …

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Photographing the Brecon Beacons by Cereal Magazine

The lovely folk at Cereal Magazine made this beautiful film recently on a trip to the Brecon Beacons in Wales.

If you can take your eyes off the stunning scenery, you may also notice one of our old Simple Shirts worn by Cereal  photographer, Richard.

Watch ’Photographing the Brecon Beacons’.

You can still buy issue 4 of Cereal Magazine and view our current …

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