Austin reed opened the first mens tailoring store in 1900 on londons fenchurch street having learnt his trade from his father.
Sheila reid call the midwife. External links official website media related to austin reed at wikimedia commons. The business was founded by austin leonard reed great grandfather of asos founder nick robertson and claimed to be the first menswear store to bring made to measure quality to the ready to wear market. Austin reed laptop sleeve 2999 select options austin reed long sleeve 2500 select options austin reed mug black 1499 select options austin reed mug white 1499 select options austin reed phone case iphone 1599 select options 1599. Austin reed 1900 austin leonard reed fenchurchaustin reed austin reed.
According to his storyline on the series austin. Austin reed is mentioned by captain peacock on the british situation comedy are you being servedcast member john inman had worked at austin reed as a tie clerk in the early 1950s. Mens wear trendy wear womens wear premium mens wear active sports wear. A history the deal with edinburgh woollen mill is the latest chapter in the brands history the highlights and lowlights of which are as follows.
Open menu close menu. L 100 48cm 54cm 66cm 60cm. Within 11 years he opened an impressive flagship store dedicated to tailoring ready to wear clothing and grooming in londons premier shopping district regent street.