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23/03/2017

The 6 Best British Football Stadiums

They bear witness to all the ups and downs of the footballing season and keep the fans fed, watered and comfortable. But when it comes to the top British footballing stadiums, who comes out trumps? From historic Old Trafford to ultra modern Emirates, here at Loofes we’ve put together our top six, along with some unique information about what makes each stadium so special… Old Trafford, Manchester A post shared by Manchester United (@manchesterunited) on Nov 26, 2016 at 2:21am PST Location: Stretford, Manchester Home to: Manchester United Capacity: 75,800... Read More

Madchester Graffiti in Salford by Mike Colvin CC BY 2.0 16/03/2017

Manchester Facts: 7 Things You Didn’t Know

From Curry Mile and the Madchester era to stints in Hollywood and that terrifying noise coming from Beetham Tower, here are some of the more interesting facts about our favourite Northern city… The Curry Mile Debate Rusholme, just out of Manchester’s city centre has become well-known for its concentration of Indian restaurants, earning it the name “The Curry Mile”. What many may not know however, is that the bustling strip only actually spans half a mile. While some would say this name is misleading, others will argue that as the... Read More

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How To Look After Your Trainers

You’ve waited months for the release date, you’ve queued for hours to make your purchase and now you’ve finally got your hands on a pair. For all those die hard fans out there, you will know what we are talking about and that’s trainers. Some people may collect antiques or artwork, but for you, you’re all about the sneakers and having the hottest trainers in the world isn’t just a want, but a need.   If you’re trainer mad or sneaker obsessed, you will know that looking after your kicks... Read More

manchester-united-home-16-17 24/02/2017

Top 10 Man United Players Of All Time

There’s no denying that Manchester United is one of the most successful teams in British footballing history. The mancunian football club has won numerous titles and cups in both British and European tournaments, helped by the many famous names who have played for the club. Some of the most legendary footballers have spent the majority of their sporting careers at Man United, helping the club reach the highs of many leagues over the years. So who are the best Manchester United players of all time? Granted the list is one... Read More

10/02/2017

Kid’s Half Term Ideas

It’s almost half term again and keeping the kids occupied can be a challenge. Even if the weather is nice, it can be hard to find something that will keep the little ones entertained. A week off from school, although it may be fun for the kids to enjoy some time away from studies, it can be difficult for parents to think of imaginative ideas to keep them occupied. So if you are looking for some inspiration on what to do this half term, take a look at the ideas... Read More

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Brand In Focus – Converse

History Converse was founded in 1908 in Boston, America by Marquis Mills Converse. They began by producing galoshes before venturing into the world of sports shoes in the 1920’s. It was one of very few designers of athletic shoes for over fifty years and has reigned supreme since it was established in the early 1900’s. It is one of America’s most iconic fashion symbols and has been a popular footwear choice for over 100 years. Originally worn by basketball players, today Converse is worn across the globe and many love... Read More

adidas trainers 06/06/2016

Brand In Focus – Adidas

Who? Adidas is a sportswear label that produces clothing, footwear, accessories, equipment and toiletries. The brand was founded in 1924 by Adolf Dassler in Germany and is currently the second biggest sportswear brand in the world. Adidas is often recognised by their famous trefoil and three stripe logos.   What? Adidas is well known for its collections of sportswear. The label’s most popular products include, trainers, t shirts, hoodies and track pants, but alongside sports clothing, Adidas also offer watches, fragrances and toiletries.   Where? The brand was established in... Read More

10/05/2016

Brand In Focus – Ted Baker

The idea for the global fashion brand Ted Baker, came to Raymond (yes, he is not actually called Ted!) in 1987 whilst he was fishing. He envisioned a great label that would be like no other and be designed to be the epitome of quality and attention to detail. Within a year, he had opened up his very first store in Glasgow specialising in men’s shirts and offering services that no other brand was yet to think of. Including a very special service of providing a first-hand laundry service for... Read More

fred-perry-mens-hooded-brentham-jacket-rich-red-p10776-48598_medium 06/04/2016

Brand In Focus – Fred Perry

Fred Perry is one of the most iconic British fashion labels around and is a name that is synonymous with style, quality and of course, tennis. Founded by Fred Perry himself, the brand has been offering its collections since 1952, when the very first Fred Perry tennis shirt was released.   Fred Perry was a championship tennis player who won ten major grand slam tournaments among many other titles and as was a former world number one, he is considered one of the greatest male tennis players of all time.... Read More

16/02/2016

Brand In Focus – Pretty Green

Pretty Green is one of the many brands available at Loofes Clothing and one we are pleased to feature on our store. Our collection features plenty of pieces including jeans, polo tops, shirts and t shirts and is the perfect brand for those who want to update their look this season. Whether you are dressing for day or night, Pretty Green is the name to choose when adding to your wardrobe.   Pretty Green was established back in 2009 by Oasis member, Liam Gallagher. His love of music and fashion... Read More