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Burberry AW22: Great British Style

Since its humble beginnings in 1856, Burberry has been an integral part of British culture. From gabardine trench coats originally designed for the military to the iconic check worn by snappy dressers, its designs unite a multitude of style tribes. The glue between them? A uniquely British sensibility of honour and optimism. Presenting a wardrobe for myriad settings and occasions, Burberry continues to blaze a trail without forgetting its origins.

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The Check

Airing in the 1920s, the inimitable check began life as the liner for Burberry’s rain jackets, acquiring icon status during the 1960s. Come 1967, when Jacqueline Dillemman – a buyer at the brand’s Paris outpost – decided to use it across baggage and umbrellas, it took on a whole new significance. Taking centre stage across outerwear, tailored trousers and shirting for Autumn/Winter 2022, this marker of tradition and reinvention makes staple items a statement of luxury; meanwhile, an embossed check across bags and wallets tells the same tale with subtlety.

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City to Country

A brand of two halves, Burberry began as an outdoors specialist in Hampshire before setting up shop in London. From then on, it has held the fort in Westminster – a site it continues to reference. Coordinates of the Horseferry Road location pepper graphic T-shirts; down-filled puffer coats attire metropolitan and rural explorers alike; and sneakers receive a weather-resistant twist. Throughout, slick typography care of British designer Peter Saville heralds a new era for the brand, while an onus on impeccable construction, tailoring and archival insignia all pay dues to a past that informs the present. The story continues...

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