• Design details on duffles part 4: the extra cuff button

    Posted on April 29th, 2016

      The latest in our ‘Design details on duffles’ series looks at the two cuff buttons. Not one, two. A pretty unremarkable feature of the duffle coat you’d think. Right? Wrong. Well, only a bit wrong. We admit it might not be the duffle coat feature that causes you to swoon, but it serves a […]

  • The presenter, his pants, Leicester City and duffle coats (Or: Why Gary Lineker might need one of our duffle coats)

    Posted on April 29th, 2016

    What do duffle coats have to do with Gary Lineker in his pants? You’d be surprised   We’ve all done it. Said something hasty that we later regret. And it seems that Gary Lineker, ex-Leicester City football club player and host of BBC1’s sporting programme, Match of the Day (MOTD) is wishing he’d never written […]

  • 5 reasons to love your duffle coat

    Posted on April 22nd, 2016

      On International Duffle Coat Day, duffle coat lovers from across the world sent us photos of their duffle coats. Not only that, they told us what they love about their duffles. And after reading through the many replies, we’ve summarised what our duffle coat buyers love about their coats. It’s your ‘go-to’ coat, year […]

  • Thank you to Maureen for this duffle coat poem!

    Posted on April 22nd, 2016

    We were over the moon when Maureen won our recent International Duffle Coat Day competition. Not just because it made her day. But because we discovered that Maureen only writes in verse. We thought it was a one-off when she sent us her duffle coat picture, but we’ve since received two more poems from Maureen. […]

  • It was a bumper weekend of ordering duffle coats online

    Posted on April 20th, 2016

    After last weekend’s BOGOF offer, we sent our duffles around the world!   If you’re on our mailing list (scroll down and add your name on the right) or you like us on Facebook, you may have seen our can’t-quite-believe-it offer over the weekend. It was an incredible ‘buy one get one free’ on all […]

  • Buying a duffle coat online? You deserve excellent customer service

    Posted on April 15th, 2016

    There’s always a risk with buying online. Will the item definitely arrive? Will it be as expected? What if it’s the wrong size? And sometimes, no matter how good the FAQ page, YOUR particular question isn’t showing up. Frustrating, isn’t it? When we started selling duffle coats online, we knew that not being able to […]

  • Farewell to Peggy Fortnum, the first illustrator of Paddington Bear

    Posted on April 8th, 2016

    It was announced recently that Peggy Fortnum has died at the age of 96. She was the illustrator who first brought Paddington Bear to life in Michael Bond’s book, ‘A bear called Paddington’. Peggy was first commissioned to draw Paddington in 1958, depicting the bear from Peru in black and white line drawings. She then […]

  • And the winner of our International Duffle Coat Day Competition 2016 is…

    Posted on April 6th, 2016

    Maureen McLaughin!   See above for the picture that Maureen sent in to our International Duffle Coat Day competition. We are LOVING her funky duffle coat! We chose our winner by assigning each entrant a number, and then entering the numbers into an online random choice generator. And the fact that Maureen’s number came up […]