Attire Accessories - Sep/Oct 2018 (Issue 72)

WET WEATHER ACCESSORIES 115 Raindrops keep falling We check out some great wet weather accessories perfect for keeping the rain at bay WHAT’S IN A NAME? Umbrella brand Fulton gives us the lowdown on its most popular umbrella styles… THE CLASSIC BIRDCAGE An iconic favourite of Her Majesty the Queen, the Birdcage’s fashionable dome shape and transparent cover offers fantastic coverage and visibility, making this the perfect occasion umbrella. The patented opening mechanism allows the umbrella to assemble smoothly and safely, guaranteeing you stay classy and elegant – even when caught out in the rain. FIT FOR A GENTLEMAN For the stylish businessman, these folding umbrellas are both smart and masculine. With sleek and compactable designs, the Dalston and Stowaway designs keep your style in check without breaking the bank. HIDDEN SOPHISTICATION The beautifully crafted Bloomsbury range has a hidden frame and an automatic opening mechanism for a sophisticated finish. The double-canopy design, a plain black outer canopy and bold-printed inner canopy, smartly accessorises your workwear. The hidden pattern design, meanwhile, is sure to keep your spirits high during those Blue Monday moments. LIGHT AS A FEATHER The Superslim is Fulton’s lightest and slimmest umbrella to date! At only 4cm wide yet opening to full size, this is the perfect compact umbrella to carry day in, day out. Superslim can bring out your fun side too, with many vivid and interesting designs to brighten up your day. GOOD THINGS COME IN SMALL PACKAGES The Tiny range from Fulton has an ultra- compact shape and a flexible aluminium and fibreglass frame – perfect for fitting into handbags of any size. WELLIGOGS Signature Welligogs pieces include classic tweed jackets, modern-styled coats and jackets, practical luxury waxed cotton, fully waterproof and windproof jackets and coats with seam-sealed membranes and waterproof, breathable leather and suede boots. The Welligogs collection is completed with quality jackets, coats, gilets and hats that exude elegance whilst providing comfort and performance. SOAKE Soake is a leading designer, importer and distributor of quality, stylish boutique style umbrellas suitable for many occasions. The company has been providing umbrellas to the trade for more than 10 years and aims to hold all its umbrellas in stock year-round, come rain or shine! Many of the company’s umbrellas, such as the hugely successful pagoda styles, are used as sun shades and this has been the case throughout the recent heatwave. For all your umbrella requirements, look no further. Great products, great service and a company that stands behind its products with a 12-month warranty against faulty workmanship. SUSINO The new collection from this trend-led brand showcases a variety of fun and fashionable designs, with eye-catching designs such as the new iridescent dome umbrella and a wide selection of stylish prints. These umbrellas are sure to brighten up the dullest of days. Susino’s original foldaway reusable shopping bags are also still available in an array of chic and contemporary prints; both practical and on-trend, they’re fast becoming an everyday essential.