Thursday, 1 September 2011
A giant and heartfelt thank you to all at Harvey Nichols for the invitation to take part in their new Menswear initiative; naturally we at studio Raeburn jumped at the chance and soon enough the menswear department was alive with our trademark animals. The great news for customers is that anybody buying a Christopher Raeburn coat can choose themselves an off-cut animal friend free of charge.
Monday, 15 August 2011
It's with great pleasure that I'd like to take a minute to say a big thank you to our newest stockist; DAVIS in Ketchum, Idaho. The wonderful Martin and Kevin at DAVIS have been only too kind to send through a few pictures from the store and the surrounding peaks covered in Winter snow and all at studio Raeburn think it looks fantastic; I only hope that I have time to visit one day soon. We're incredibly glad to see our Autumn/Winter Parallel Coat, Pop-Out Parka and Wool Bomber taking pride of place in the store.
You can find full details for the store here:
653 Sun Valley Road
post box 2797 billing
Ketchum ID 83340
View from the top on Snowdon, Wales
Rain and mist of Scrafell Pike, England
Before the rain at the peak of Ben Nevis, Scotland.
Starting point, Ben Nevis
Snowdon in the sun.
Tough going on Scarfell Pike
View from the minibus as we left Snowdon.
Back on Ben Nevis
Certainly a different way to spend your Birthday. Put simply, the challenge was to climb the highest mountains in Scotland, England and Wales within 24 hours including travel time. So, myself and 12 wonderful team mates boarded a minibus in London and headed to the North. Of course I took the opportunity to kit out the team in florescent Christopher Raeburn hoodies and the next step was to simply get on with it. Ben Nevis treated us well on the way up but we we're soon into heavy cloud and then very heavy rain on the descent; all good fun. Worse was to come on Scarfell Pike in England, starting before 4.00am and in pitch darkness and torrential rain it was only excellent map reading and some steep climbs that took us to the top. By the time we got to Snowdon in Wales we had four hours to get up and down; I'm proud to say that the team came in with 40 minutes to spare.
For those looking to help support our charity challenge all donations gratefully received at:
Wednesday, 25 May 2011
A humble thank you and a giant bravo to all those who attended and helped with the Estethica 5th Birthday. A special thank you to all at Studio Raeburn who worked Saturday to make the special Birthday animals! Thank you to Cosmo and Hannah from Next Models also. Read all about it here... http://lfwdaily.com/
Saturday, 30 April 2011
Top marks to Ben Crawford for these fantastic photographs from our London Fashion Week presentation. See more of Ben's work at http://www.bencrawford.co.uk/
Monday, 18 April 2011
When the letter box revealed this rather charming surprise I simply had to share it; the wonderful folk at Belinda (our first Australian stockist) had sent this seasons look book. Each book is individually numbered and each designer in store has an illustration; you can see our yellow spot windcheater complete with an assortment of R-Hares; a big thank you to all at Belinda. For those of you in Australia all of the details for the fantastic store are on the final page; get down there and get perusing...
Friday, 15 April 2011
When the British Fashion Council asked if I fancied doing a little something special for London Fashion Week I thought I'd do something a little different... the good news is we now have a healthy menagerie of the fellas to rock out on special occasions...