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New season, new brands 18/09/2019
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New Season, New Brands

As we say hello to the cooler mornings, we also say hello to some new brands here at O&C Butcher. Founded in 1978 Pennyblack is one of Italy’s most popular women’s fashion brands and part of the Max Mara Group. The collection has a sophisticated but easy-to-wear style offering high quality fabrics and accurate finishing. The coat shown below for example is reversible and plush on one side and smooth velvet on the other – perfect for the first chills of winter with a definite air of the luxurious about... Read More

Christmas Gift Ideas 28/11/2018
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Christmas Gifts at O&C Butcher

Gifts for Women Shown above we have the Sufffolk Fedora Hat from local company Hicks and Brown. Water resistant and very stylish they work in town or country. The gorgeous gown is from One Hundred Stars and is available in several prints and colours. The necklace is the Drusy Pendant from Decadorn. Drusy refers to a coating of fine crystals on a rock fracture surface, it is the tiniest formation of crystal and makes for a beautiful finish at a great price of £34. Take a look at the full... Read More

18/10/2018
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If the hat fits…

A lot of people worry about hats. You’d love one for bad hair days or for brisk autumn walks but are you really a hat person? Yes, you are! Also, lots of men are guilty of playing it safe with a baseball cap. This is ok, there are some great baseball caps in store but there are lots of other options too. So maybe it’s time to see if the hat fits? Women’s Hats The Beanie The bobble lives on and we have plenty in store. Barbour have a fantastic... Read More

Spotlight on Schoffel 16/10/2016
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Spotlight on Schöffel

Schöffel has been going for longer than O&C Butcher having started life in Germany in 1804 and is now run by the 6th generation of the Schöffel family.  That’s an impressive heritage and whilst it began with knitted stockings and night-caps it turned it’s focus onto outdoor wear and now is one of the leading names in ski-wear in Germany and other parts of Europe. For the UK market Schöffel took inspiration from the warmth of ski-wear and applied it to countrywear so that those who were out shooting could... Read More

Sean Connery in a Panama Hat 08/06/2016
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Picking the Perfect Panama

Hat History Nothing says summer like a glass of Pimms and a Panama Hat be it for Goodwood, Wimbledon or just watching the local cricket team. The Panama has become a style icon worn by the likes of Peter O’Toole and Robert Redford and below we give you some advice on how to choose the perfect Panama for you. The first thing to note about Panama Hats is that they didn’t actually originate in Panama.  The hats are made from the plaited leaves of the Torquilla straw plant, grown on... Read More