It’s anything but tropical in Aldeburgh today but things are a lot warmer in the shop window with the fabulous Palm Breeze Print from Gant. The print was inspired by vintage wallpaper from the 70’s and is available as a silk shirt and scarf, tunic, field jacket and the lovely high-waisted shorts. Below you can see a few of the key pieces in the window and of course you can shop the look online as well as in store.
Next Sunday (11th April) is National Pet Day and we thought it would be a good opportunity to find out about your favourite Suffolk dog walks. In return you’ll be entered into a draw to win a Le Chameau Dog Bowl worth £25. Our photo above is of James’s dog Roxy in her favourite walkies spot at Sizewell beach. The Giveaway is being run over on our Instagram page @ocbutcher All you have to do to enter is: 1. Follow @ocbutcher on Instagram 2. Tag @ocbutcher in a photo of... Read More
We had a fantastic day on Thursday for the O&C spring/summer photoshoot. Lockdown provided a rare opportunity to use the shop as our base. So for once we didn’t have to take all the outfits to the location and we were able to just step outside onto a glorious Aldeburgh backdrop. Having worked with Sylvaine Poitau (lashedphotography.com) and Suzie Love since 2015 it’s fair to say that we’re a well-oiled machine when it comes to getting the most out of the day, huge thanks to both of you. This season... Read More
Our window is looking stylishly casual for the weekend. Classic pieces from Barbour, Gant and Tommy Hilfiger are complimented with bags from Barbour and Fairfax & Favor with footwear from Loake, Merrell and Fitflop. The white Loake Sprints being worn in the window are also available in brown and navy leather and navy suede – see below. SHOP SPRING WOMENSWEAR SHOP SPRING MENSWEAR
We’ve had a wonderful new delivery in from One Hundred Stars and it’s great to be able to see the new season prints in the flesh so to speak! This gown above is in Stork Pink and is also available as a kimono and a scarf. Other prints for the season, in collaboration with Kew Royal Botanic Gardens, take inspiration from the wonderful work of Victorian artist Marianne North – you can see the Hydrangea Headband in our gift selection below. The headbands will no doubt be snapped up quickly... Read More
Barbour has always made the perfect weekend wardrobes. At a time when our weekend outfits have become our everyday staples, Barbour has never been so relevant. It remains our bestselling brand which is no surprise given the quality, style and range of their collections. The spring collections for SS21 include effortlessly stylish layers from the Tartan Collection, the ever popular contemporary Countrywear Collection and spring staples from the Must-Haves Collection. Last but not least is the Coastal Collection – perfect casual attire for a trip to Aldeburgh! There is also... Read More
Valentine’s Day is on the way so you might be looking for some gift inspiration. Sarah has picked out some of her favourite gifts below, the Gorse Scent from Laboratory Perfumes is top of her list (take note, James!). SHOP GIFTS FOR GIRLS > SHOP GIFTS FOR GIRLS >
In the absence of being able to come and have a browse in the shop in Aldeburgh we thought we’d share a few photos of what’s on our rails, before it gets too messy! Most of this should be available online but if you can’t find what you’re looking for please call us on 01728 452229.