Eastie: Clothes With Character That Tell a Story
The recipe for each Eastie piece is tailoring ingenuity, charm via little details and revived fabrics. Eastie Company salute clothes with character that tell a story. Eastie Empire Tailors are a British sports heritage label, combining all the good traditions of tailoring with bespoke vintage style fabrics.
They have an alliance with long established British mills is key to generating the standard of fabric required. Reviving old manufacturing techniques to deliver authenticity and style with substance. Inspiration comes from vintage sportsmen east and west, adventurers and gentlemen.
“With each piece we imagine the type of man who would have worn it and stitch his name as an embroidered name tag into each garment. However, our vision is not to dress men like Victorian gentlemen. We temper this with modern day styling, functionality and comfort. Bringing the two worlds together.”
The recipe for each Eastie piece is tailoring ingenuity, charm via little details and revived fabrics. Eastie Company salute clothes with character that tell a story. The sportswear inspired style with a classic twist from Eastie Empire Tailors. This timely new collection for 2012 inspired by the Great Games from over a century ago really give these garments a modern vintage edge.
The crew neck “bib” tees take reference from the classic “Tug of War” event and make for a great alternative for casual days or even a good jogging tee – for those who have remained faithful to your resolutions.
Jersey pieces and knitted fabrics are present in the collection with trousers and shorts and a relaxed fit shirt adds a touch of formality to the mix. Again it’s all in the detailing with double breast pockets and subtle contrast stitching. This collection is something quite fresh for the new season despite all the references from the past and it certainly gives us all a different perspective to active and casual wear.