Barbour is a well-known British brand specializing in the production of outdoor sportswear items "since 1894", whose image is linked to the world of hunting and equestrian.
The origins of the brand date back to the British seaside town of South Shields, where John sold his Barbour jacket with brand Beacon, fishermen, sailors and workers in the shipyards.
The Barbour brand is world famous and is identified with its typical jacket waterproof oiled cotton, which became a cult hit in the '80s and '90s. At the dawn of 900, however, will be Malcolm, son of John Barbour to have the intuition to sell by mail order, by catalog, all animals treated oilskin, extending the target market for all outdoor workers from the ports campaigns .
Barbour launches after a line inspired by the world of motorcycling and currently several signature models of jackets, which affiancha many accessories and clothes, including jacket, sleeveless quilted vests and golf.