Cedric, cedoceltic on Instragram, is an fashion influencer living in Luxembourg City. We caught up with him to ask a few questions about the city, his rapid Instragram growth and his looks including Admiral Sporting Goods outfits.
The Admiral Sporting Goods Wigston Sweatshirt is in many ways the story of the sportswear brand itself. It’s a yarn that stretches back over 100 years, all the way back to Leicester by way of military sportswear, premium materials.
What’s life without good clothes! We spoke to Manchester's Lee Codling, Gearthereeverywhere on Instagram, about our new Admiral Sporting Goods Kelmarsh knitwear wool jumper made in Manchester and what it means to to him to have clothing being made in the city again.
In this third and final blog with The Modernist Mag we return to Leicester and its university campus to look at one the most important post war buildings in the UK - The Engineering Building completed in 1963 to the designs of James Stirling and James Gowan.
Simon aka Deliberateindifference on Instagram lets us know the best spots in Sunderland to shop, have a coffee and even the best beaches for long walks, all this whilst wearing some of his favourite Admiral Sporting Goods gear.
Goalkeepers weren't always wearing highly technical shirts between the posts, they could often be seen wearing knitwear in the first half of the 20th century, which maybe didn't give them the edge in terms of performance but it kept them warm! Our new knitwear range is inspired by these heritage sportswear pieces and the fact that diving about the six yard box in wool will always be cool.
For the second part of our Brutalist architecture series with Eddy Rhead of The Modernist Society, we decided to focus on the great Denys Lasdun. A Master of detail, one of Brutalism’s big hitters and an accidental skateboarding hero.
Widely regarded as the best ever goalkeeper Lev Ivanovich Yashin was born in Moscow in 1929. Variously nicknamed the Black Spider, Black Octopus or Black Panther, the iconic and imposing figure of Lev Yashin, dressed to impress, in all-black will for decades to come be a style icon.
In the first of our 'What you wear' series we caught up with fashion influencer Tomamadeus to ask him a few questions about his huge Instagram growth over lockdown and what he wears when he's out and about in Leicester.
The fact you are visiting this blog suggests that you are a fan of quality clothing and therefore appreciate good materials and attention to detail. The same goes with good architecture. The best architecture is that which uses quality materials in an interesting and meaningful way.
England's 1966 World Cup triumph allied to the advent of colour television was at the heart of Admiral's rise in footballing attire. Something which isn't mentioned as often as it should though, is Admiral's involvement in other sporting pursuits, most notably the 1972 Summer Olympics.
Quarry Bank Mill in Cheshire was built by Samuel Greg in 1784, and is one of the best preserved textile factories of this era. The businessman saw an opportunity to combine the latest technological innovations with the natural assets offered by the area: the River Bollin.