Today we all know it as one of the most luxurious and most elegant brands in the world. They say it highlights the embodiment of the British attitude with its unique fabrics and detailed craftsmanship.
Best known for its authentic trench coat and other outerwear, Burberry brand represents a first-class, most beloved fashion brand for many generations until today.
Extraordinary quality, design, divine, authentic fabrics, and stunning details truly adorn the extravagant look of each and every piece created by the iconic Burberry fashion brand.
Needless to point out why this British luxury fashion house, originally settled in London, UK, was voted to be the most popular fashion brand among the Millennials and Generation X. It is also one of the most popular brands among those who are used to a luxurious lifestyle, the highest quality products, and services.
But, how did it all began?
Burberry brand in the 19th century
It was the year of 1856. when a 21-year-old Thomas Burberry, a young draper’s apprentice, established then-unknown fashion brand whose primary focus was on the outerwear.
According to his entrepreneurial skills and a desire to present his vision to others, he opened his first fashion store the same year in Basingstoke, Hampshire, England.
After years of focusing on making outdoor clothes, he began experimenting with his creations when finally in the year of 1879., he introduced to the world today’s well-known fabric, its excellency –the Gabardine.
The finest fabric of the Burberry brand
Gabardine fabric has made a true fashion revolution since its creation. Without exaggeration, this work of art was a turning point for many designers of that era. Wonder why?
Imagine a world without a waterproof coat. That sounds like a devastating place, doesn’t it? Now, imagine wearing the clothes of unbreathable fabrics. Okay, we won’t let you feel anxious anymore.
This extraordinary gabardine is a tightly woven, water-resistant but also a breathable fabric originally made by Burberry brand. It is widely used for making windbreakers, suits, overcoats, trousers and so on.
The evolution of Burberry since the 20th century
With the agenda to always look into the future and progress making, the Burberry brand has developed a logo with a Latin word “Prorsum” simply meaning – forward. In 1920. Burberry fashion brand trademarked its unique signature checked lining, naming it ”Nova check” with the base color called “Archive beige.”
Burberry brand has been the outfitters for famous people of the 20th century, during their dangerous expeditions across the world. Some of those names you’ve probably heard before, like Ernest Shackleton, who led the expedition to Antarctica and Roald Amundsen who was the first man to reach the South Pole.
It was the British officers who made the Burberry trench coat popular during the First World War. Since then, the Burberry brand has been widely used among civilians as well.
Burberry in the 90s
The brand grew in the late 20th century when Burberry signed agreements with worldwide manufacturers and started producing and distributing products for many cities and shopping centers worldwide.
Through the late 90s, the brand has marked a great success in profits and sales. These days, Burberry is one of the most successful companies in the world. It is listed on the London Stock Exchange and has ranked on the 73rd place in Interbrand’s Best Global Brands report in 2015.
The historical development of this luxurious British fashion brand has inspired many other fashion companies in their way to success. Burberry became the undisputed leader in attracting those who exclusively love to shop the most luxurious and the most quality outfits in the fashion market.
There are iconic examples of the Burberry Brand which are worth mentioning, and here are some of them?
Burberry coat – the recognizable trademark of the brand
The famous Burberry coat is the definition of excellence and style in the opinions of many fashion experts and stylists. The classic example of a trench coat is designed as a double-breasted coat with 10 buttons (with buttoned pockets as well), raglan sleeves, D-rings and wide lapels.
They are typically worn as a rain jacket and a windbreaker during the spring and autumn. For those who love to be seen in a Burberry coat during a cold winter, there is a special winter collection that includes the coats made with removable wool for the additional warmth.
Did you know that the approximate time for making each piece of this iconic trench coat is three weeks? The reason why is because of dedication to details and everything that goes into the process of making. The Burberry brand is only using the most quality fabrics and materials.
They say that the Burberry trench coat will never go out of style. It is the evergreen of the overall fashion collections ever produced.
Her excellency – Burberry bag
We all know what a bag represents to women all around the world. That portable piece of gold is, truly, a woman’s treasure chest. Many times it can become a real Pandora box, but that all wouldn’t matter if the bag is made of the finest materials of the Burberry brand.
Burberry bags are a dream accessory for many fashionistas around the globe. What is so divine about this fantastic product is the fact that many fashion junkies declared it to be the classiest bag example in fashion.
Most bags are made of gabardine which makes them waterproof and gives them the possibility to breathe. Each Burberry bag has a special inner lining of the great quality, which prevents ripping and tearing apart.
What makes a Burberry bag extraordinary is the fact that it has been a classy, long-lasting and recognizable accessory for many years until today. It is said that the famous Hollywood actress, Audrey Hepburn has owned a collection of these chic Burberry handbags.
Burberry scarf – a must-have accessory
Did you know that one of the most recognizable pieces from the fashion industry, Burberry scarf, was first produced at a 200-old mill in the Scottish countryside?
It was made of cashmere and woven on traditional looms, using 30 steps. Because of its gabardine fabrics, they were washed in local, spring water and were carefully brushed in the end.
Burberry scarves are those unique pieces of fashion that each of us must possess, for its classiness and fantastic quality. The iconic design on such a small, yet very important and useful item will definitely never go out of style.
Burberry shoes -unique, chic and beautiful
They say “Diamonds are a girl’s best friend”, but many women would agree that their best friends are definitely Burberry shoes.
It’s hard to find another brand such as Burberry brand that can expose the beauty of the luxurious minimalism, especially embodied in Burberry shoes.
Burberry sneakers are very comfortable because of the soft jute outsole with a rubber sole for traction, at the bottom. They are very much adored among the women who love the casual style and are mostly worn during the spring and the summertime.
They will always remain evergreen, high-quality, and unlike any other on the market.
The elegance of Burberry shirts
The reason why many people love Burberry shirts is for its plaid print which is the trademark of this iconic brand. The class appeal of the evergreen shirts that fit perfectly with almost any outfit.
They are of the highest quality and are flattering on a lot of body types. Burberry shirts can be found in classic, chic and casual styles. The most popular ones are in beige, light blue, and pink color.
Burberry fashion paradise available in Porto Montenegro
What also made Burberry be one of the most lovable brands is that recently they’ve made their new collections immediately available for retail purchase. That means that instead of the expected waiting of six months which is typical for the fashion luxury market, you get your products as soon as possible.
Burberry brand will, without a doubt, remain the classiest one in the fashion industry. The unique, authentic, chic and casual outfits of this well-known British house will continue to delight people across the world, making them feel like true royalties!
Burberry fashion brand is one of the most luxurious brands in the world with a total value of over $5 billion. There are approximately 500 stores in more than 50 countries worldwide which make this brand legendary and well-known.
While walking in the marina of Porto Montenegro, make sure to stop by and shop some of the highest quality products that only Burberry brand can offer you.