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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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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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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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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Shuffle Festival – worth sticking around for

Late July & August is usually the time when most people look to get out of the city. One festival currently taking place in London’s Mile End is one reason why you may want to stick around.

You might remember that we blogged about a winter instalment of the Shuffle Festival in February & next weekend they return for three days of …

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Portugal Factory Visit

We are in Portugal this week having a look at the autumn styles as they pass through the factory.

First up was our shirt factory which made our very first shirts and who we are delighted to still work with.

The level of expertise and skill that goes in to each shirt is amazing and inspiring and is something we’re …

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5 Summer Events – No. 4: Escape to the Coast

There is literally no escape from sport this summer. Sometimes it can all get too much & you need a trip to the coast to get away from all the shouting & screaming.

Luckily enough, we have some fine attire for a day at the coast, with a few extra additions just in case your lucks in & the sun

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The years of La Dolce Vita

Tucked away on Canonbury Road near our Upper St store is a bit of a hidden gem. The Estorik Gallery is Britain’s only gallery devoted to modern Italian art and houses some of the country’s finest Italian works from the first half of the 21st century.

Current exhibition ‘The Years Of La Dolce Vita’ takes a look at a golden …

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The Milk Race

Cycling has always been  a popular pursuit in Britain, even before Chris Hoy, Victoria Pendleton & Team GB brought it further popularity in the summer 2012.

Before that, The Milk Race,  a much loved cycling event that ran from 1958 to 1993, was a major part of the British sporting calender. Last year it returned after a ten year hiatus …

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The Devil’s in the Details

The devil’s in the detail, so the old saying goes. Here at Albam Clothing we couldn’t agree more. From Swiss designed RiRi zips & finest English Cord, to the softest Chambray & Corozo Nut Buttons, each part of every piece of clothing we make is carefully considered.

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