Henry Poole & Co, the company that created the dinner jacket and which established Savile Row will be the subject of the inaugural exhibition of men’s tailoring and craftsmanship at The Bowes Museum, County Durham.
Founded in 1806, Henry Poole & Co was granted a royal warrant by Queen Victoria in 1869 and has continued to hold the royal warrant ever since.
This exhibition will be a celebration of the art of bespoke tailoring and look at the history of high end British tailoring and the use of wool in fine clothing.
Luxury Fabric Group are delighted to support this exhibition with the majority of wool fabrics used in the exhibition have been sourced from us.
For more details go to The Art of Bespoke Tailoring and Wool Cloth at Bowes Museum