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New Spring Collection
23 February 2012
New Spring Collection Just In
First Arrivals now available on new look web site. New long cardigans and Jackets in sumpuious merino wool. New tops in cashmere/cotton/silk blends and in delicious fuschia pink and cream.
Relive the opulence and luxury of the Titanic era with our Titanic Home Collection including new Titanic design Irish linen napkins with matching tablecloths now available in 2 sizes 90x54" and 72x107".
28 November 2011
Women are attracted to natural fibres.
Whatever the weather wear a sweater and make sure its Cashmere. Resent research presented at the US Society for Behavioural Neuroendocrinology showed that women are attracted to animal fabrics like wool and silk. Softer textures also trigger oxytocin, the brain's bonding hormone.
New Gifts Collection for easy Christmas decisions
28 November 2011
Clatteringford's new look website has now extra zoom in features. You can see the exquisite fine stitching in a new wider selection of Irish linen handkerchiefs and at affordable prices. Irish linen provides that extra chic image in a jacket breast pocket.
Clatteringford now offers handrolled, narrow hemmed corded as well as hemstitched Irish linen handkerchiefs for men and embroidered handkerchiefs for ladies.
Also in the accessories range now affordable alpaca and cashmere socks. For an extra fun present see our reversible alpaca socks with different colours each side.
EXPERTS IN LINEN SINCE 1863
3 November 2011
Clatteringford today launched its new design web site with a new autumn / winter collection. The extra functionality, improved imaging and presentation of product all illustrate superbly the high quality of our designs and innovative blends of natural fibres.
New features include better display, high resolution photography and a zoom in facility providing extra magnification of the detailed stitching and patterns of our knitwear. The photos are compulsive and captivating www.clatteringford.com is now a shoppers paradise
Centenary Celebrations for Launch of Titanic
27 March 2011
This weekend the centenary celebrations for the launch of titanic commence with Centenary Ball at City Hall hosted by Belfast Titanic Society and Belfast City Council. Our ex Chairman John M Andrews as President of The Titanic Society will be speaking and welcoming many of his family to the weekend celebrations.
"We are pleased the Belfast City Council has brought forward these celebrations to commemorate the great industrial achievement of Belfast which is epitomized by Titanic one of 11 ships built by Harland & Wolff in 1911. This was at the peach of the British Empire and Titanic symbolizes the industrial and engineering peak of Belfast's contribution to the Empire".
Clatteringford is offering boxes of 6 damask linen napkins as designed for Titanic at Special price of £69.
Linen Bed Sheets
Buy soon before prices go up, with escalating prices of raw materials, even pure linen will have to go up in price but nothing like as much as cotton which has risen dramatically in price due to the Indian export ban.
Clatteringford is able to hold prices for pure linen sheets due to forward buying. If you haven't already tried it, pure linen sheets have a crisp cool feel which is glorious in the warm summer nights and assists a good nights sleep. A fitted sheet on your bed is easily affordable, starting at £69 for a double, as it is fitted below you during your nights sleep it is most beneficial because this is where you will always be in contact with your bedding.
As well as its cool crisp pure luxury, linen is much more environmentally friendly than cotton using minimal pesticide and fertilizer compared with cotton which uses 12% of the world's fertilizer for 3% crop area.
Buy now before Linen Bed Sheet price increase
Clatteringford launching new Home Collection
New Home Collection
For all those linen lovers we have a new range of stylish linen tea towels and huck towels. Pure linen huckaback guest towels are very rare now only found in hgh class country houses. We are relauching this Edwardian luxury at only £17.50 per towel at a generous size of 30x28inch.
We also are relaunching our linen towels in plain flax and oyster colours. Linen pile towels are now available again at affordable prices. Perfect for beach or holiday as linen has the best drying properties of any fibre.
Our ever popular pure linen sheets and duvet covers come in a complete range of colours and make ideal wedding presents - long lasting, crisp and cool and with 1300 thread count you can feel the fine quality of yarns used.
Christmas deliveries will be unaffected by the postal strike - all deliveries will be made by courier from 22 October within 48 hours of order. Our new Autumn Collection is now available for viewing on our website www.clatteringford.com .
Shopping on line is increasingly popular and as clothing sales on line continue to rise, this Christmas is expected to be no exception. It is hard to go wrong with Clatteringford's accessories made with luxury natural fibers for an easy Christmas present; everyone needs gloves, hats, mitts and scarves at Christmas time for the usual unexpected surprise cold snap. Sumptuous little gifts to ponder when buying this year when budgets are tight are stylish winter warmers including scarves, hats, mitts, gloves, socks and handkerchiefs all from delicious natural fibers.
Sourcing in luxury natural fibres enables Clatteringford to offer exclusive accessories with comfort, warmth and style that are unavailable on the high street. Popular items from last Christmas include merino hats and mitts, Irish linen handkerchiefs, alpaca gloves and scarves. New this year are the newly fashionable chic stripey scarves for men in an affordable cashmere wool blend. Alpaca wool socks and merino wool socks are a popular Christmas gift exuding warmth and luxury. Buying online has never been easier for small luxuries, Clatteringford mail order is even offering FREE gift wrap and a personal message this Christmas.
Irish linen handkerchiefs are popular at Christmas a definite 'can't go wrong present', exuding style in your breast pocket as modelled by Prince Philip. A linen handkerchief is a must when at the theater or at the seasonal cocktail party circuit and even more necessary to have a proper hankie in times of swine flu. In order to attract more sophisticated buyers embroidered initials can now be purchased on line at Clatteringford.