Behind the Brand
With a family heritage built over one hundred years within the clothing industry, Lyn Oakes established his own label in the 1980s.
At the age of seven, Lyn Oakes gained insight in retail market first hand in his father’s department store, understanding product and selling to customers.
Establishing himself within the funeral trade as the leading supplier of uniforms, Lyn Oakes built foundations on providing high quality garments with excellent service.
The business has evolved to supply uniforms across several industry sectors, including hotels and choirs with bespoke or off the peg designs apt to the requirements of the client.
Over the past decade, the company have expanded their private tailoring service for individuals, establishing themselves as specialists in quintessentially British tailoring.
Mr Oakes continues to work aged 80 alongside his wife Gill, son Simon and granddaughter Arabella.
British based, in house design team
Measuring and fitting service across the United Kingdom
Off the Peg designs
Stability and continuity of supply
Fabric and pattern matching