Team Barneys

In the Team Barneys category of our blog, you’ll see direct insider information from the people who make the brand. Our designers, marketers and directors will be contributing their expertise to all of the articles in this section.

We hope to pass on our insights and create a little space to discuss the fashion industry, trends and style.

Covid & Brexit updates 2021

January 2021 Hello Barneys gang!We've aimed to keep you updated with every twist and turn 2020 threw our way but our original blog post was getting a little long so we wanted to start a fresh one.Covid 19 lockdown changes Ever since the beginning of Covid restrictions in 2020, we've put the safety of our staff first which has meant that the recent changes surrounding UK lockdown restrictions haven't changed much for us.All of our team are working from home where...

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This black and white photo displays a family stood together proudly. It is the family of behind the brand Barney & Taylor. There are 8 people in the frame stood at the bottom of a garden pathway.

Everything We’ve Learnt From 100 Years In The Leather Industry

Running a family business is something of a double-edged sword.There’s great pride in the heritage that has preceded you, and yet continuing that history can also feel at times like something of a burden too.The family never meant to get into the leather industry either, it just sort of happened.At the turn of the 20th Century, my great grandparents, on my mum’s side, had a factory manufacturing knitwear. With it being rainy Manchester eventually they began to make raincoats,...

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Video Guide: How to Measure A Leather Jacket

We know it's not rocket science, but getting the right fit for your leather jacket is extremely important. Not only for style reasons, but to ensure you're comfortable.No two leather jackets are the same. Each different skin, shape and style creates a totally unique silhouette. For that reason, we don't use one standard size chart for all products. When shopping with Barneys Originals, you'll notice that every product has its own individual size chart which is measured by our...

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COVID-19 Update – September 2020

December 2020 As of December 2020, a number of changes have been made in the UK which have impacted the state of deliveries inland and internationally. Unfortunately we can only offer a next working day guarantee service via DPD, due to a number of local Royal Mail teams experiencing unprecedented demand.The last day for DPD working next day service is December 22nd - orders before 12pm GMTDPD have paused Saturday/Sunday deliveries Unfortunately we can no longer guarantee weekend deliveries and we...

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