Hestra Gloves: Handcrafted In Sweden
Sometimes overlooked, but always appreciated – a good quality pair of gloves can mean the difference between a winter wonderland of good times and cold fingers and bah-humbugs.
Hestra Gloves are well aware of this. The expert glove-makers has been making hand-crafted gloves for over 80 years. A family-run business, they are on their fourth generation of glove makers. Still to this day, every glove is designed and produced at their headquarters in the remote Swedish ski town that bears their name.
With a focus on quality and functionality, Hestra strive to produce truly stunning gloves that are built to last. Materials are carefully selected and then taken to their factories in Hestra where the brand has employed some of the most experienced glove-makers in Europe.
Now working as a fourth-generation family glove makers, they have produced over 2 million pairs. Hestra believes that every pair of hands is different that’s why they have a vast selection of gloves on offer with over 400 styles.
The company’s growth has completly organic. Starting by supplying the local lumberjacks, then on to skiers when the local ski resort was built, until now where they are known the world over as some of the finest glove-makers in the world.
It is exactly these kinds of stories that we love to hear of quality craftsmanship being appreciated. Here at Stuarts London we have a wide range of styles in a variety of fabrics and finishes suited to all kinds of needs.