Quintessentially British and Quintessentially Quirky Liberty London has been at the cutting edge of design and decorative arts since 1875 With a roll call of Petronella, Eustacia, Ianthe, Felix and Isabelle you would expect to find yourself in a school classroom here in the beautiful Cranbourne Chase and West Wiltshire Downs Area of Outstanding […]
With the appearance of some unseasonably warm weather here in Wiltshire, we have been spending some time getting to know our Gilets inside and out. This year has already got going commercially much faster than any previous ones. With a far larger range of Gilets to sell, the website has been helping customers find their […]
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. […]
Charlie Luxton, famous throughout the South West for bringing us the Beckford Arms in Wiltshire, the Talbot in Mells and the Lord Pullet in Somerset talks to us about his Gilet collection. As a busy publican, he needs something both smart and casual that allows him to work hard but look relaxed at the same […]
Guillotine England customer Matt G talks to us about why he buys his Gilets from the Wiltshire based fashion label. Already an owner of three luxury Men’s Gilets, Matt turned up at Guillotine HQ during our recent photo shoot to buy a linen one for summer use. He also happened to arrive in his splendid […]
Abraham Moon, supplied many locals with yard to weave cloth on handlooms in their own homes. When the cloth was woven he would collect the pieces, paying the weavers for their work. The cloth was then scoured (washed) locally and hung out to dry in surrounding fields. Abraham would then transport the pieces by horse and cart to Leeds for sale in the market.