Friday, 22 July 2011


It's a genuine pleasure to announce our new range of premium shirts, or shirtings if you live somewhere a bit posh. We're delighted with the finished product, every little detail and inclusion is our own. Made within the EU and designed from scratch by ourselves. The Seaton & Dexys checked button downs come with the choice of two optional contrasting top buttons - the Connoisseur touch. Each shirt keeps the same block and are a classic tailored fit. Made in limited quantities as always and comes finely packaged as it should direct from a shirtmaker, card backed, fastened collar and pinned, all at a seriously good competitive price too.

THE UNION SHIRT, inspired by classic work-wear and the old industrial blue collar work force, this chambray shirt features an array of fine detailing, both rugged and smart it's the ultimate utility shirt, a good all year rounder. The Union shirt has pockets on it's pockets! no less than six in fact - stash pockets, ticket pockets, a coin pocket and the handy fully functioning pen pocket, if it ever stops raining it'd be an ideal shirt to wear without a coat, whilst keeping things safe. This shirt also features reinforced elbow patch detail, stress point bar tacking, hem gusset detail, darted cuff and the classic chinstrap collar detail. Grey-blue chambray, red woven label branding on inner placket.

THE SEATON SHIRT, this weekend shirt takes it's name from the Arthur Seaton character in Alan Sillitoe's Saturday Night, Sunday Morning, which was immortalised on film by Albert Finney in 1960. The hard working young man who's determined to have a good time come Friday, living for the weekend. The Seaton shirt is a nicely tailored fit, a smart shirt, cut for a flattering fit - a button down smaller collar, with contrast button detail, two button cuff, three signature blended in curved pockets with curved closing flap, including a small handy lower 'Zippo' pocket for your bits and bobs. Woven check with white, red royal and navy. The Seaton shirt comes with the option of plain, yellow or red Connoisseur signature contrast top button.

THE DEXYS SHIRT, This purple gingham check button down shirt takes it's name, look and feel from a mod influence, with it's small collar and button down detail it's a timeless, classic design, Dexys is derived from Dexedrine and Drinamyl or more commonly known as 'Dexy's midnight runners' and 'purple hearts' the amphetamine of choice for fun loving teens in 60's Britain. A tailored but regular fit shirt, good for all seasons, this looks smart alone this summer and great peeping through a nice wool jumper or sweat in the colder months. Cut the same as the Seaton it features three matched up curved pockets, two button cuffs and The Dexys shirt comes with the option of plain, yellow or red Connoisseur signature contrast top button.



  1. Testimonials/feedback so far...

    "Firstly, Wow..really impressive from the packaging to the quality of shirt. Whoever questions the price wants putting against a wall. Put a Folk, Albam, EG tag on these and your talking retail of £140-£180 bracket." (Nigel)

    "Seaton's landed and I must say I'm very impressed..cheers chaps" (Birchy)

    "The Chambray(Union)arrived today.
    Its definitely the best shirt I've ever owned, the quality, the fit and attention to details is fantastic, cheers lads, very impressive." (Brad)

    "Arrived this morning, looks even nicer in real life. 10/10 for quality lads." (Alex)

    "By the way the shirt is a little belter, and quality of finish is spot on" (Martin)

    "Well, the shirt is just spot on, it fits perfectly, superb coulours, things I find particulary great :

    -the pockets in particular the the bottom one, smart as fuck, in particular those round pocket tongues
    -the two blue and the red buttons at the top of the shirt
    -the collar, thin and class
    There is no doubt that you make a great work on this one !!" (Baptiste)

  2. "Just received my Dexys & Union.
    They are the canines-gonads." (Mark)

    "Got my "Union" today...Its Ace!
    top work again lads" (Robbie)

    "Just tried me Union on. Fits a treat." (Bill)

    "Yeah, top garment fellas, your best item yet, the fit is perfect. I'll give it a wear at Falmer on Saturday for the opening of the stadium" (Hovian)

    "Top work again lads, roll on saturday so i can wear the fucker" (Neil)

  3. "Shirts arrived to Finland as well, can only echo what the other lads have said - they're the best CC-effort to date !

    Cheers lads" (Marcus)

    "Just thought I'd drop you a line to say thanks for the shirt. What a corker - has to be one of my favourite shirts already. As good as if not better than the shirts Albam make and they make good shirts - top drawer!" (Kelvin)

    "Got home and there was nice package to me from you! The Union's top drawer quality, fits perfect. A very happy shopper!" (Pat)

    "Arrived this morning, looks even nicer in real life. 10/10 for quality lads." (Alex)

    "Union shirt arrived today looks great and quality is really good. Great effort lads, cheers." (Ian)