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East London Liquor Company – Distillery Tour

Last Friday a few members of the Albam Team headed down to an old glue factory in Bow Wharf by Victoria Park, which has now been converted into a lovely bar and small batch distillery, for a tour and tasting session at the East London Liquor Company. It was a very fitting visit considering the shared beliefs in quality, attention …

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Form Follows Function – Albam x Brother

After months of hard work we are really pleased to reveal our collaboration with Brother Cycles that has launched today online and in all three stores.

If you don’t know Brother Cycles already, they are an east London based duo building some off the best bike frames around. Their focus to details results in a beautifully simple, almost utilitarian set …

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The Good Life Revisited

The upshot of our Great British Craft Tent being so busy at the Good Life Experience was we didn’t get a chance to take too many pictures. Luckily, some of the other people we met over the weekend in Wales managed to get some great shots. These images by Nina Nixon capture the goings on in our tent and the …

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Loose Lips Tea at The Albam Great British Craft Tent

So you have made your Tote Bag, had a haircut and your specs have had an MOT. What next? Well, how about a cup of tea with a difference?

Loose Lips Tea are an innovative tea company from east London encouraging tea drinkers to discard the tea bag and indulge in their five pure, whole leaf teas. Their tea leaves …

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Mr. Natty’s Festival Spruce Up – Book now!

Demand is high for Mr. Natty at The Good Life Festival so we are now taking bookings for his Festival Spruce Up service. Running from 11am to 6pm the spruce up will take 30 minutes, leaving you plenty of time to make a Tote Bag with Ray and enjoy a cup of Loose Lips Tea.

To book your slot with …

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The Good Life Lookbook

With the Good Life Experience on the horizon we thought we’d put together a little festival get up guide to help see you through the weekend, just incase you were lacking a bit of inspiration.

Hopefully its going to be more of a Converse weekend rather than wellies, either way our lookbook should help keep you warm and dry whether …

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Specs Appeal with Cubitts of Kings Cross

With the Good Life Festival taking place this coming weekend, we are officially counting down to Friday when we’ll make the trip up to Wales. Joining us in the Albam Great British Craft Tent will be our  friends from down the road, Cubitts of Kings Cross.

The Cubitts chaps are not only on a mission to change the way your …

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Ray Pope’s Tote Masterclass

Next weekend we will be uprooting from our Nottingham & London bases for the weekend in order to set up camp at the Good Life Festival in Flintshire, North Wales. As you will know, we are taking some friends and colleagues with us who’s craft and expertise make them perfect for our Great British Craft Tent.  In our humble opinion …

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Brother Cycles – The Coldest March at the Bike Film Festival

On Monday evening we were invited by our friends at Brother Cycles to a series of short film screenings as part of the Bicyclce Film Festival. The festival takes place across the globe with forthcoming screenings in Warsaw, Istanbul and Quebec and features a wide range of film making styles and stories, all with the humble bicycle taking the starring …

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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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