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Farfield Clothing – Made in England

Farfield Clothing

Helping to preserve employment in rural areas, Farfield Clothing (Tough Customer) is manufactured at Sedbergh in Cumbria.

Ladies, mens and childrens outdoor clothing designed to provide warmth and protection.

Farfield provide a great quality British made product at a good price and give excellent customer service.  They specialise in British made fleeces and children’s jackets, smocks and rompers.

Farfied jackets are manufactured in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales, yet only a stone’s throw from the Lake District. Fabrics are made in a Yorkshire textile mill. Off the shelf or bespoke or altered to the customer’s size specifications. They can send swatches, offer special extras like additional pockets and a choice of linings. Order via the internet / telephone or visit the Farfield Factory Shop just off the Main Street in Sedbergh (with customer parking) to see their full range of ladies’, mens’ and children’s jackets, duffle coats, hats, gilets and headbands. Offered in a variety of colours and patterns, including plain and camouflage – http://www.farfield.co.uk

The Farfeld mens classic fibre pile jacket is a hard wearing jacket for workwear or sporting activity with elbow and shoulder patches and zipped inside pockets. Made in England.

The Farfeld mens classic fibre pile jacket is a hard wearing jacket for workwear or sporting activity with elbow and shoulder patches and zipped inside pockets. Made in England.

The Farfiled Mens Fleece Jackets are fully lined with zipped outer (and optional zipped inner) pockets. Made in England.

The Farfiled Mens Fleece Jackets are fully lined with zipped outer (and optional zipped inner) pockets. Made in England.

Farfield men’s grey fleece jacket, with a windproof lining and custom made extra inside pockets and extra body length and shortened sleeves. Made in the UK. Purchased in 2013. Size XL. Weight around 350g. Photograph by author 25 June 2019

Farfield men’s grey fleece jacket, with a windproof lining and custom made extra inside pockets and extra body length and shortened sleeves. Made in the UK. Purchased in 2013. Size XL. Weight around 350g. Photograph by author 25 June 2019. Label detail

Farfield Original long collarless ladies fleece. Made in Great Britain. Photograph by author 14 June 2019.

Farfeild Original ladies gilet fleece. Made in Great Britain. Photograph by author 14 June 2019.

Farfeild Original ladies gilet fleece. Made in Great Britain. Photograph by author 14 June 2019. Inside label detail. This particular fleece was made for Japanese company Fortune Chee Japan Inc

Sub Zero outdoor gear – made in England (well most of it) / Fleece Jackets / Ussen, etc.

Performance Thermal Underwear, Thermal Baselayers, Thermal Midlayers, Fleece and Waterproof Jackets.

Sub Zero Technology Ltd. manufacture thermal underwear, thermal baselayers, thermal midlayers, merino wool base layers, childrens thermal underwear, softshells, balaclavas, hats, windproof hats, gloves, socks, walking socks, ski socks, tube ski socks, fleece and waterproof Jackets in England at their Leicester factory. Not everything they sell is made in England, but mostly they do label which items are UK made on their website so you can easily find their UK made stuff. Their own brand items are usually UK made. If it does not say made in the UK then it is probably made abroad. They say on their twitter “Pioneer in outdoor clothing, Design Council ‘Millennium Product’ & multiple award-winner. Proud to say our products are Made in England”. Available at the Sub Zero online store – http://www.subzerostore.co.uk

It is hard to find a UK made fleece jackets these days (companies like Berghaus and Karrimor now make all their products abroad; they used to manufacture in the UK). Sub Zero still make their fleece jackets in the UK. There is a review of a jacket here. Some other companies make fleeces in the UK are:

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Country Wear from Ramblers Clothing – Fun with Fashion

Country Wear from Ramblers Clothing – Fun with Fashion.

Ramblers clothing is mostly made in England. Made in the UK items are labelled as such on their website. Themed clothes for children and adults. Accessories, fleeces, sweatshirts, t-shirts, and so on.  Available in shops, online (search for Ramblers Clothing) and on e-bay.

http://www.ramblersclothing.co.uk

http://www.ramblersclothing.com

Ramblers childrens embroidered '4 x 4' Land Rover crew neck fleece.  Made in the UK.

Ramblers childrens embroidered ‘4 x 4’ Land Rover crew neck fleece. Made in the UK.

Ramblers ladies embroidered 'Dangly Sheep' full zip fleece Jacket. Made in the UK.

Ramblers ladies embroidered ‘Dangly Sheep’ full zip fleece Jacket. Made in the UK.