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Boardmans Launch Premium & Sustainable Options

As we enter a brand-new decade, we couldn’t be more excited to kick off 2020 by evolving our collection to include premium and sustainable options. We recognise that sustainability is a pressing concern in our industry, so one of our ambitions for 2020 is to continue seeking out new methods in which we can make … Continued

Visit Us & Win At MODA 2019!

Boardmans are delighted to be back at Moda at the Birmingham NEC on Sunday 4th August and we have an exciting few days planned! Not only are we launching our stunning new occasionwear collection for SS20, we are also giving away 2 x Ladies Day tickets to one lucky visitor. We have 4 locations and … Continued

Occasionwear Collection Launch

Still feeling inspired by recent trips to some of the world’s most stylish cities, the Boardmans team are back and ready to launch a brand new collection for 2020! After working hard on the range all year, Wholesale Business Manager Nuala Gaffney and Designer Beth Morgan were excited to head to China and bring the … Continued


#SNEEKPEAK #MANCHESTER #BTS #ONSET #BOARDMANS #ALICEHANNAH See us at #SpringFair from 4th-8th February at The NEC in Birmingham. Be sure to see our amazing 2018 collections at stands 20L38 + 20L40!

AW18 Kids Flash Trend

This AW18 kids flash trend on Fair Isle knit, takes inspiration from some of the best ideas and designs on the high street. This has been a reoccurring theme across all the comp shops we have seen in the UK, Europe and further afield; Tokyo, New York, Berlin and Paris to name just a few. … Continued

Men’s Fair Isle Flashtrend

Fair Isle knitwear is a major theme running throughout menswear this AW18. We have seen some great examples in all our comp shop destinations including New York, Berlin and Barcelona. This report highlights three of the best takes on this traditional knitted style. Berlin was best for the finer gauge ideas in muted commercial colours … Continued


Come and see us at MODA this upcoming August! With our latest exhibition showcasing Boardmans & Alice Hannah autumn winter 2017 products this February, don’t miss out on seeing the next chapter of what Boardmans has to offer you in their newest Elegance 2018 collection. Exhibition: MODA Location: The NEC Birmingham Date: Sunday 6th – Tuesday 8th August 2017 … Continued

AW Mens Trends – Top 10 Report

Our AW18 focus is on warm handles and texture; brushed surfaces, chunky cables, slubs and neps add depth to classic beanie shapes. Newness is brought to the winter baseball cap with tonal brushed checks in sophisticated indigo tones and Rochelle scarves are updated with a bold directional colour palette. The woven scarf also has a … Continued

Boys Key Styles AW18

Key styles focus on retro crafty elements with navy and grey twisted bases throughout. Bring in pops of colour through applique, small scale fair isles and badging. Novelty follows both the crafty route; featuring traditional woodland animals with hand crochet elements and chunky stitches and also the cleaner more preppy route which focuses on badging, … Continued

Girls Key Styles AW18

Accessories this season follow a very autumnal colour palette looking especially at berry colours, hot pink, yellow ochre’s and navy’s. These lend themselves very well to chunky knits with matching fur and soft touch crushed velvet caps. The beret is a key shape either in sophisticated embellished fabrics or chunky knits for a more retro … Continued

Catwalk Key Styles

Here is our compilation of the latest London, New York, Paris and Milan catwalks, identifying the most key styles for SS18. For the SS18 season we are feeling strongly for key straw hat shapes, including new Western style as seen on the Versace catwalk. Boaters and wide brim straw still remain prominent, adding fringed raw … Continued


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