Information about the Barbour Waxed Jacket
If we must choose one clothing item that would describe the most well known component of this brand, it would be the Barbour waxed jacket. Renowned for their quality, durability and not to mention breath-taking style, the Barbour waxed jacket is by far a leading choice when it comes to this clothing piece. Barbour wax jackets were the originals in the field when they were developed over a century ago to resist extreme weather in North East England – and where they’re still handcrafted with care today . The innovative wax cotton provided weatherproofing like nothing before it, and everyone who owns this jacket knows that it is perfect for any season.
There is nothing quite like a wax jacket! The look catches the attention of any outdoor or fashion enthusiast.
The Barbour waxed jacket is a true British fashion phenomenon that has extended to the rest of the world. It will add the classy touch to any outfit, whether it is an everyday city chic look, or a comfortable combination for a weekend getaway in the country. Make no mistake; no decent wardrobe is complete without a waxed jacket. Each Barbour wax jacket is made by hand in their South Shields factory by over 150 skilled craftspeople – so you can be sure that you are receiving a piece of the highest quality.
The brand offers collection of Barbour waxed jackets for both men and women, and you can choose your favorite from many different models. Gentlemen can pick a piece for themselves from a range of styles and finishes, from heavy and tough to antique and distressed. The waxed jacket has found a whole new role in women’s metro-chic, chosen by royalty and starlet alike in an intrinsically stylish look for both city and shire. These jackets are versatile, chic and comfortable. Complete your country-inspire look, or indulge in our more contemporary designs for a fashion forward fit, there’s so much to choose from! Today we present you some of our favorite Barbour waxed jackets, and hopefully we will help you find the perfect one!
This Barbour waxed jacket for women is one of the most iconic waxed jackets coming from the famous brand. It is made from traditional Barbour Thornproof Wax, and it has a signature Barbour Tartan liner. The jacket also can be worn with an optional liner if you want to add additional warmth to it (such as the Barbour Ladies’ Interactive Betty Liner or Barbour Ladies’ Fleece Betty Liner). There is also the option to add a hood for a rainy day. This jacket is very versatile and ladies can combine it with modern but chic outfits for busy days in the city, or bring it when traveling during the colder days. It is available in many colors and comes in all sizes.
- Medium weight 6oz Barbour Thornproof wax and tartan lining
- Takes optional liner
- Back length: 28-30.5ins | 71.5-77.5
- Also available in Black, Rustic and Navy
- 2 large front flap/snap pockets; hidden inside zip wallet pocket
- Moleskin lined front waist hand warmer pockets
- 4 snap back “popper flap” for easy bike riding etc.
- 2 way front zip
The Barbour Ashby Waxed jacket for men is a winter-ready jacket that’s as stylish as it is practical. It belongs to the Hacking collection, and it is constructed in Barbour’s signature 6oz Sylkoil waxed cotton, with a matte finish and a comfortable feel. It has enough room for essential winter layering, so you can easily adjust it to your wardrobe. Also, it is fully compatible with Barbour’s optional zip-in liners, making it incredibly versatile and ideal for everyday use. This Barbour waxed jacket is a rework of the contemporary engineered Bedale. This is a true modern classic which has many of the classic features associated with a traditional wax jacket, yet the fit is slimmer and slightly more fitted. Her classic features include a storm fly front with hardy stud fastenings, a smart sit-down cord collar with throat strap, angled hand warmer pockets and two large bellow pockets. This jacket is available in three classic colors and it comes in all sizes.
- 100% Polyester outer and signature Barbour tartan lining
- Medium weight 6oz Barbour Sylkoil wax outer
- Takes a compatible hood and liner
- Washed cord collar
- 100% polyester sleeve linings and polyamide drip strip
- Back length: 30-31.5ins | 77.5 – 81cm
- Concealed zip fastening and press stud placket
The Barbour Border Waxed Cotton Waterproof jacket for men is a piece that every man needs to have in his closet. It is a long, medium weight jacket that features a new exclusive and handsome Barbour Ancient Tartan lining and a new internal zip that replaced the old studs for a great new zip-in vest. It is made of the classic, waterproof waxed 100% cotton outer to keep you dry in the worst conditions, and has a full storm flap at the neck and adjustable storm-gusset sleeves for further protection.
This beautiful jacket has incredible details such as a corduroy collar, studded for an optional hood, and moleskin-lined hand-warmer pockets, bellows pockets with drain holes, underarm ventilation, inside game pockets, and a brass-finish, two-way metal zipper. It is very comfortable and its long length makes it ideal to wear over a suit. Stylish and practical!
- Medium weight Barbour waxed cotton and pure cotton Tartan lining
- Corduroy collar, studded for optional hoods
- Two large bellow pockets with press-studded storm flaps
- Two moleskin lined hand warmer pockets and concealed zip-up wallet pocket, along with internal breast pocket
- Internal drip strip
- Two washable, detachable, inside game pockets
- Press-studded throat flap and a storm fly front
- Set in sleeves with underarm ventilation eyelets
- Adjustable velcro storm cuffs
- Brass finish two-way metal zip
- Length: 38-39ins | 96.5-99cm
In 1980, the Barbour brand produced their first short, lightweight, Thornproof jacket, which was called Bedale. This Barbour waxed jacket, originally introduced as a riding jacket, the Barbour Bedale quickly became the town and country jacket. This model is extremely popular in Britain, and everyone from royalty to pop icons wears it.
It is made of medium weight Barbour wax cotton and it has the Barbour Tartan linings plus, it takes the optional zip-in waistcoat liner. The classic elements of a Barbour jacket are all included, with a brass two-way ring-pull zip and studded ‘Stormfly’ front, two large bellows pockets and two moleskin-lined hand warmer pockets, and the traditional corduroy collar with studs for a hidden throat flap. The Barbour Bedale Waxed jacket is now considered a classic, while the versatility and simple style of the Bedale Jacket remain popular with all ages, and has been recently favored by Glastonbury Festival attendees including famous artists such as The Arctic Monkeys, Lily Allen and Alexa Chung.
It is available in many different colors and it comes in all sizes.
- Medium weight 6oz Barbour Thornproof wax and 100% Cotton lining
- Corduroy collar, studded for optional hoods
- Stitched Barbour branding at front left flap pocket
- Two large bellow pockets and two hand warmer pockets
- Two press-studded gusseted side vents
- Sponge clean only
- Knitted Wind Cuffs
- Length: 28-32″ | 72.5-81cm