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30/04/2021
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Effortlessly Cool

Barbour International Steve McQueen Collection  Showcasing Barbour International’s long association with actor and racer Steve McQueen, this season features a selection of outerwear and clothing designs inspired by Steve McQueen’s personal style.   Summer waxes are combined with soft lightweight clothing designed for the warmer months. Desert colourways add a rustic aesthetic, with authentic sport inspired t-shirts highlighting the collection’s motorcycling heritage through new archive Steve McQueen graphic prints. A stand out piece is the ever iconic Rectifier jacket. A Harrington style made from a poly/cotton blend that lightweight and looks the business. Coming in sage & navy, we’d... Read More

14/04/2021
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Barbour International – SS21 Overview

Barbour is renowned for their outerwear, and as such is often considered a winter brand. Sure their waxed jackets can’t be beaten for quality and value, but don’t write Barbour off in the Spring/Summer seasons! Blending classic detailing with modern silhouettes, this season’s Barbour International collection is a stylish sport luxe inspired range. Outerwear includes a mix of lightweight summer styles, ideal for adapting to temperamental weather and the clothing features soft cotton jerseys, sport inspired polo’s – simply put these are must have essentials! The colour palette for this... Read More

30/03/2021
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Sergio Tacchini – More than terrace wear

A cultural icon of casual style and sportswear. The Italian sportswear brand left the tennis courts and entered the football stadium to join the ranks of sportwear brands that make-up the casual uniform. Spring/Summer 21 is launching our biggest collection to date at Michael Stewart Menswear, so here’s the run-down of the brand and why you should be shopping Sergio Tacchini. Founded in 1966 by Italian tennis champion, Sergio Tacchini, the brand gained immediate recognition for a unique use of bold colouring in their garments, quite the shock for a... Read More

27/03/2021

Racing into the Weekend

Racing fans rejoice, the F1 is back! With new driver line-ups, changes in teams with stunning new liveries and interesting developments in testing, we seem to be in for a very exciting season ahead. However drivers and teams are just apart of it, what caught our interest is the clothing sponsors of the teams. So as our duty of being your top menswear shop who happens to love racing, here’s the run-down of all the top clothing & accessory sponsors for the F1 2021 season! Starting at the Top…Mercedes Tommy... Read More

27/08/2020
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BOSS Casual – A must for effortless style

We have been a proud stockist of BOSS for many years now and have always been a fan of their sporty looking Athlesiure wear. This season we have expanded our collection by now stocking BOSS Casual – a range perfect for effortless style. Smart, minimal and contemporary, this collection sits perfectly for those looking for smart/casual wear, ideal for most occasions these pieces are versatile, easy to style and of the exquisite detail and quality you’d expect from BOSS. What does the BOSS Casualwear collection consist of? Currently we stock... Read More

19/08/2020
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The Over Shirt – an underrated essential

The weather as of late has been less than ideal. Warm and uncomfortable one minute, cold and wet the next. I often find it’s far too warm and inconvenient to be lugging around a bulky coat or jacket on the off-chance it gets a little chillier. However I’ve recently found a fantastic alternative – the over shirt. What is an Over Shirt? Essentially a very light jacket, over shirts come in a variety of fabrics, shapes and styles. Some have button and zip closures and some are even just a... Read More

06/08/2020
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Welcome to the Shirt Dept. – Barbour Shirting

Focusing on Barbour’s iconic Tartan heritage, this season’s Barbour Shirt Department collection reinforces this history through timeless designs and traditional colourways. Split across five categories of tartan, smart casual, plains, rugged casuals and winter casuals, the range presents seasonal shirt styles perfect for every occasion. We’ve curated a collection of Barbour Shirting stocked at Michael Stewart Menswear with focus on a lovely selection of smart plain shirts and bold tartan, including the ever popular Tartan 4 shirt. Adaptable for smart and causal wear, these shirts need to be your wardrobe... Read More

01/08/2020
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The Barbour Union Jack – 10 Years of an Icon

The Barbour International Union Jack Jacket has been a staple of Michael Stewart’s Barbour collection for a decade now. It’s longevity and ability to withstand any passing fashion trend is down to a few factors. The jacket is undeniably a timeless classic. With a waist belt, angled map pocket to the chest with the embroidered flag patch and high neck line, this jacket shows off it’s motorcycling heritage and utilitarian styling. Made from a medium weight 6oz waxed cotton the jacket provides fantastic protection against the elements without being too... Read More

30/07/2020
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Fred Perry – Tip Top Tipping

A true British icon, the laurel wreath is synonymous with tennis and youth subcultures. But how did it come about? Everyone knows about Fred Perry’s Tennis career, but it was a collaboration with an Aussie football player, Tibby Wegner, who together developed sweat bands. This eventually lead to manufacturing clothing, specifically a polo shirt made from a knitted cotton pique with a buttoned placket and short sleeves. Initially launched at Wimbledon in 1952, a legendary garment was born and an instant success came with it. Classic Fred Perry That iconic... Read More

21/07/2020
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Fila Vintage – Fashion Forward with a Retro Twist

A historic brand with its roots set in early 1900’s Italy, the FILA we came to know and love today was formed in the 70’s via a sponsorship deal with tennis legend – Björn Borg. This deal put Fila centre stage (or court for that matter) in the world of sportswear. A new addition to our brand line-up at Michael Stewart, this range takes inspiration from shapes, fits, bold stripes and block colours from 70’s & 80’s sportswear. We want to give you a quick insight into the collection of... Read More