Four clothing companies to check out in the NE
Fancy refreshing your wardrobe with something local?
When it comes to fashion, many of us opt for big brands. However, there are plenty of fashion businesses right under our noses that would benefit much more from local support. We’ve compiled a list of clothing companies based in the Northeast where you can buy your next piece of clothing.
Harlow Collection is a sustainable women’s clothing company, designed and made in the North East by Hannah Wilson, a North East designer who has been featured in British Vogue. The brand offers a variety of timeless and essential clothing with a touch of elegance.
This brand new brand of menswear is located at Royal Quays in North Shields. They sell a range of top quality hats, jackets, sweatshirts, t-shirts and more! With a distinctive logo and affordable prices, Attica Menswear also guarantees that the materials they use are organic and therefore sustainable.
Montane is an outdoor clothing brand, which has been around since 1993. They have recently expanded their business by launching Mountain Kit, an outlet store located in Ashington. Both Montane and Mountain Kit stock high-quality insulated and waterproof clothing for men and women, with Mountain Kit selling them at discounted prices. The styles are made exclusively for the brand. Montane is also very committed to sustainability and sells repaired items as part of its Montane’s Further Forever campaign.
Studio Courtenay is a sustainable and vintage clothing brand. Although vintage-inspired, their pieces are designed with a modern twist. Founded by fashion speaker Louisa Rogers, the brand builds its brand using only “unused” fabrics, which are unused materials – rather than buying new, as it’s a more responsible and healthier alternative. environment. Besides clothing, Studio Courtenay also offers homewares and accessories.