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Summer Footwear 16/05/2019
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Spring and Summer Footwear

There’s a great range of footwear in store with plenty of options for sunny spring days and balmy summer nights (hopefully).  The Gabor white chunky lace-ups shown in the photo with the lovely Roxy (James’s dog!) have been really popular because you can wear them with jeans, skirts and dresses. They’re worn here on Aldeburgh beach with a pair of POM Amsterdam trousers. Here are some of our other popular styles for this season: Women’s Sandals Women’s Sandals are a wardrobe essential for the Spring and Summer months. There is... Read More

21/02/2019
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Spring, it’s a gradual process…

From -10C in 1956 to 19.7C in 1998 it’s fair to say that February weather can be changeable. Who would have thought that we’d be blessed with such a lovely Half Term week here on the coast – we don’t need to break records, we’re very happy to reach double digits thank you. But what does this mean for your wardrobe? The fashion press will talk about ‘transitional’ layers but this just means it’s time to think about what you’re wearing under your jumper. If you’re lucky it might be... 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

Fall Footwear 19/10/2018
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Fall Footwear

There’s a huge selection of footwear in store this season with plenty of options for leaf kicking and puddle jumping. Here are some favourites: Men’s Chukka Boots The Chukka is a great casual boot for this season. Our favourites below are the CityRoam Alpine Chukka from Timberland and the Nelson Chukka Boot from Barbour. Both are made of leather and are extremely comfortable due to their cushioned soles. As an aside, for those of you who don’t play polo, a chukka is a seven-minute period of a polo game and... Read More

Something For The Weekend 16/10/2018
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Win A Loake Weekend Bag

  The Loake Balmoral Weekend bag is made from smooth and grain leathers and is perfect for a weekend away.  Featuring a detachable shoulder strap, full width internal velcro fastened pocket, and single internal zip pocket it’s both stylish and practical. Available in a choice of Light or Dark Brown. The bag would also make a great treat for yourself or a fantastic gift for someone special. We’re offering one lucky person the chance to win one of these Loake Balmoral bags worth £235. HOW TO ENTER: You can choose... Read More

Ilse Jacbosen Glitter Flip Flops 12/06/2018
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Summer Shoe Spotlight

With Summer now in full swing down here on the Suffolk Coast it’s important to ensure that your footwear is up to scratch. Whether you’re hitting the beach, the high street or a day at the races it’s important to match your shoes to the occasion. Here we highlight just a few of our favourite pairs from the current season. These Sebago Spinnaker Stripe Deck Shoes are just the thing to make impression on deck or on the beach. They are part of collabaration between  Sebago and Armor Lux, the... Read More

Shop Now For Summer Weddings 18/05/2017
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All Dressed Up With Somewhere To Go

The wedding season is upon us and we all love scrubbing up for a bit of a do.  We’ve popped a few ideas together of what we think will work beautifully for a summer wedding this year. Marc Aurel Dress Unisa Shoes Modalu Clutch Marc Aurel Scarf Oui Dress Ilse Jacobsen Dress Gerry Weber Dress Emily and Fin Dress Fynch Hatton Blazer Claudio Lugli Shirts Oscar of Sweden Shirt Olymp Shirt Loake Feanley Brogues Lots more can be found on our website and in store and if you’re after something... Read More

Barbour Wax Thornproof Dressing 09/11/2016

Winter Garment Care

In the words of Jon Snow “Winter is coming”. We can’t dress this article up in any way, it’s about really boring jobs – looking after your winter coats and footwear. Here are some of the products we have in store to help you make the jobs easier – please note they may still be boring.     Wax Jackets If you want to rewax a jacket yourself then we recommend using a tin of Barbour Wax Thornproof Dressing which keeps your jacket both waterproof and thornproof. Barbour reassures us... Read More

Gabor Mustang 18/10/2016
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AW16 Footwear

Women’s Autumn Footwear The huge growth in ‘Athleisure’ apparel has seen a great shift towards wearing ‘lifestyle’ trainers. In fact Drapers (our industry bible) has recently reported that for the first time ever trainers outsold heels this summer. The cat walks have seen trainers being worn with exclusive dresses for some time now (albeit very expensive designer trainers of course!) so it’s only natural that we’re seeing the effect in store. Unisa and Gabor have embraced this with what we’d class as ‘lifestyle’ trainers: Suede is a very popular look... Read More