The Search For The Perfect Sneaker | Ascot X Charlie

The Search For The Perfect Sneaker | Ascot X Charlie

Growing up in the 90s, sneakers were relatively simple. I wore New Balances, Dad wore Reeboks, and the cool kid down the street had a pair of Jordans that I sadly could never quite pull off. Sneakers lived outside, in the gym, or on the treadmill that often sat unused in the guest room.  My,...
April 20, 2021 — Paul Trible
Man wearing Criquet Top Shelf Polo in Navy Blue.

Old Friends | New Discoveries: Criquet Polos

We have known our friends at Criquet for over a decade. They got their start about six months after we launched Ledbury in the dicey days of the last Great Recession. Two childhood friends starting a shirt company, in one of those amazing cities (Austin) that was not New York or LA. It all sounded...
March 16, 2021 — Graham McNeely
Ledbury Lab: Crowdsourced Shirt

Ledbury Lab: Crowdsourced Shirt

While most of our designs follow a specific design ethos – think classic, but not stodgy, forward-thinking but not trendy – sometimes it takes a little customer feedback to remind us of why we do this in the first place. We design shirts for you, our customer, so naturally, you’re an important part of the...
September 29, 2017 — Molly Szkotak
Ledbury Lab: Short-Sleeve Shirts

Ledbury Lab: Short-Sleeve Shirts

If you’re anything like us, without fail our minds turn to vacation-planning this time of year. Most of the folks working here at Ledbury HQ take travel pretty seriously, and thanks to Scott’s Cheap Flights and a shared sense of adventure, we’re a pretty well-traveled bunch. Our most recent Ledbury Lab release, the Short Sleeve...
May 09, 2017 — Molly Szkotak
Summer Neutrals

Summer Neutrals

Our capsule collection of garment-dyed, washed cotton-linen shirts was created with summer in mind. With hand-selected colors reminiscent of the seaside the Washed Nowlens will put you in a warm-weather mindset in no time.   The Washed Nowlens are constructed of an Italian-woven cotton-linen blend from Albini that’s 66% linen and 34% cotton. They have a little bit...
April 21, 2017 — Mel Calabro
Interview: David Coggins

Interview: David Coggins

David Coggins is a writer and editor whose ease of dressing has inspired sartorial greatness from many who have crossed his path. He’s contributed to a few of our favorite weekly reads including GQ, Conde Nast Traveler, and Esquire. A quick scroll of his Instagram shows he enjoys world travel and fly-fishing in his off-time. All in...
January 31, 2017 — Molly Szkotak
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Fall Fabric Spotlight: Moleskin

Fall Fabric Spotlight: Moleskin

Nothing beats a perfect fit or supreme quality, but sometimes the touch and feel of a fabric is what turns an item into a must-wear. We’re into creating garments that you reach for on the day to day, so any fabrication that appeals to our tactile qualities is one that we hold in high standards....
October 19, 2016 — Molly Szkotak
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Interview: Old North Clothing

Interview: Old North Clothing

One doesn’t usually associate obscure Japanese denim brands with Southern mountain cities, but that’s just the kind of place Asheville is. We were excited to discover Old North at our recent visit there, and the thoughtfully curated collection of men’s clothes and gear are just the kind of things you want to reach for during...
July 22, 2016 — Molly Szkotak
Commonwealth Collection: Wiley Brothers

Commonwealth Collection: Wiley Brothers

This year marks the 4th we’ve partnered with Charlottesville-based leather craftsman Marcus Wiley of Wiley Brothers. Wiley has a similar origin story as us: His life began in finance as a stockbroker before he headed back to the Virginia horse country where he grew up. Inspired by his equestrian roots, he launched Wiley Brothers in...
July 18, 2016 — Molly Szkotak
Linen: A Closer Look

Linen: A Closer Look

One look at our Summer Collection and it’s obvious that we’re enthusiastic about this natural fiber. For sweltering summer months, nothing beats the breeziness and breathability of this loose weave – you will literally and figuratively always be cool in linen. Our love of the fabric led us to a natural curiosity about its origins...
July 06, 2016 — Molly Szkotak