Author Archives: Jim Chetwode

The Sculptor and His Vega Gilet

The Sculptor and his Gilet

This week, we popped down to see Stephen Pettifer to talk about his work as a sculptor and his favourite Guillotine-England Gilet. Stephen is a Sculptor and Art Restorer and runs Coade Ltd, a restoration workshop in the beautiful old stable yard at Wilton House in Wiltshire. Coade Ltd work on restoration projects work for […]

Our luxury Club Gilet as worn in Scotland

Interview with Sir Ludovic Shaw Stewart of Ardgowan Estate In December we visited Ardgowan Estate on the banks of the River Clyde in Scotland to find a huge fan of our Guillotine England Gilets. The estate has been in the hands of the Shaw Stewart family for over 600 years. The current owner Sir Ludovic Shaw […]

The Artist and his Gilet – An Interview with Tom Hoar

Gilets for work

Wiltshire based painter, Tom Hoar has just returned from a spell in India creating work for his London exhibition India 2018. We were lucky enough to grab him in his studio in East Knoyle to talk about his work and his love of the Gilet. You can see Tom’s work here, we think its incredible. […]

Aim High with Our Shooting Gilet this Christmas

The flying Chicken video

It is that time of year again when we start to be bombarded earlier and earlier by lashings of Christmas adverts. The supermarket competition is hotting up and we even noticed an Asda Christmas advert make its first appearance last night. Which is why we thought to pop down to ASDA ourselves and use one […]