A Xmas gift selection

On 29 November 2012

Gloverall duffle-Coat, Valentine Gauthier dress, Highland 2000 hats… Centre Commercial presents its Christmas gift selection.

Centre Commercial carefully selects fashion lines which are made of ecological materials and use local know-how.

1 -Based on Original Wartime Duffle, Gloverall was approached by the Ministry of Defense at the end of Korean War to dispose of surplus supplies of Naval Duffle Coats. This coat is a recreation of that Original Iconic duffle. Worn throughout WW2 by the Navy and made Famous by Field Marshall Montgomery. Made in England.

2 - Fusing folk inspiration with a 70’s aesthetic, Moonchild collections promote ethical fashion and encourages methods of fabrication which respect both the environment and the workers’ conditions. This Emerald cardigan made in Bolivia is 100% alpaga.

Made in Canada, Naked & Famous uses only the most unique and rare denim fabrics from Japan. Throughout each step in denim production (weaving, dyeing, finishing…) the mill uses a combination of old school and modern methods and practices. Skinny jean.

1 – This Fall/Winter , Valentine Gauthier takes inspiration from Swiss landscapes. This fleece cotton dress is exclusively digital printed. Made in India.

2 – Dating back all the way to the year 1675, the Church’s family in England have been experienced in the craft of making men´s shoes. Still today, the men´s production of the shoes are made by hand in their Northampton headquarters. The area has been the centre of a flourishing leather and footwear industry since the Middle Ages. Leather Ketsby boot from Church’s featuring a round brogued toe, a leather sole, a small leather heel, elasticised ankle panels and a rear pull-on tab. Made in Italy.

3 – Sara Barner lives and works in Portland where she hand crafts each piece of her leather and jewelry lines. Leather Oak bag made in the U.S

4 – This Fall Winter, Roseanna’s collection rhymes with a return to their origins, and brings sense of authenticity to the collection. A quaint country home, not too far from the sea, is where the foundation for the collection was laid. Havane Knit, made in France with mohair, wool & alpaga.

See our Christmas gift selection for women here.

1 – Since 2007, Bérangère Claire offers garments that are easy to wear everyday, and which represent a style rather than a fashion; simple and chic at affordable prices. Brown checks flannel long sleeves shirt. Slim fit, button-down collar embroidered with the Bérangère Claire insigna in yellow. Cotton from Japan, shirt made in France.

2 – Fidelity takes inspiration from U.S navy coats and offers car coats and duffle-coats made in the U.S. Walking coat made in wool & nylon.

3 – Méditerranée High-top sneakers by Veja. The suede is chrome free tanned and the rubber used in the soles come from rubber trees which grow in the wild in the Amazonian Rainforest

4 – Highland 2000 hats are made in Nottinghamshire, in the heart of rural England. They use a mixture of traditional and modern methods, which enables them to make a very high quality product. 100% virgin wool hat for both men and women.

5 -The Hill-Side is an American label, made in Brooklyn & in Connecticutt. Hill Side refers to the street where the two creators grew up. Now based in Brooklyn the brand creates scarves, ties and handkerchiefs made with fabrics such as chambray, coated cotton, wool or cambric. Pocket-Handkerchief in cotton.

See our Christmas gift selection for men here.

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