Category Archives: Inspiration

Mallet, Balls and Gilet – The Official Rules of Croquet

Croquet with Gilet

Indian Summer Approaching Just in case we are in danger of being the beneficiaries of an Indian Summer, we at Guiillotine England HQ decided we should share with you some helpful tips about the wonderful game of croquet. As avid players and life long fans fo the beautiful game we want to ensure you have […]

How to keep cool and casual this summer

Summer Linen Gilets

Summer Gilet Advice When people think of a gilet they often think of something green, puffy and thick to be worn year round by farmers, Estate Agents and Agricultural students. This summer we want to give you another option that will keep you smart, looking casual but also keeping you cool. How, can you do […]

Guillotine Success at the Chalke Valley History Festival

Guillotine England at the CHalk Valley histroy Festival

We are recovering from a hugely successful weekend at the Chalke Valley History Festival. Guillotine England had taken a stand in the shopping emporium at the largest History Festival in the world for the first time. It turns out that history buffs of all shapes and sizes have a fondness for Luxury Gilets. We enjoyed […]

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 […]