The duffle coat is an iconic mix of wooden toggle and jute rope fastenings. Luxuriously oversized, this is the perfect coat to add to your collection.
Gloverall didn’t invent them, far from it, but when the British armed forces decided they had more than they could possibly use, it was Gloverall that brought them to the public. And when the surplus duffles ran out, they started making their own.
The Gloverall duffle coat has been a British staple for decades, worn by film stars and fashion designers, athletes and recording artists. From Jack Hawkins in the The Cruel Sea to David Bowie in The Man Who Fell to Earth.
As a graphic designer I have been influenced by many things: books, films, fellow creatives, music and my favourite - ephemera.
This journal focuses on my personal collection and also what inspires me to do
what I do and, I hope, will continue to do for many years to come.