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Sometimes stuff just happens. Good stuff rarely happens on its own. It happens when good people try hard. And that’s what we have here – these articles are about things that have happened. And will happen.

 

True ‘Til Death

Our next pop up event will be in Accrington on Saturday 11th November at the opening party of the new True ‘Til Death tattoo shop. We will be playing records and showing a full collection of our jackets, trousers, belts and boots  which will be available for trying on. We will be there from midday onwards, […]

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Slamdrover

We get a lot of enquiries. The usual stuff. From “influencers” and people on the blag. And then some completely out of the ordinary like this one. A TV production company called up, with credit card in hand, and ordered two Garrison belts, to use as the bonnet straps on this Land Rover project. No […]

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Secret Pocket

Did you know that there is a secret pocket in every pair of HebTroCo trousers? The secret pocket has eluded many people who own and have even been wearing our trousers for some time. The secret pocket is made from the same heavy cotton pocketing material as the pocket itself. A bit like a nice […]

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Matthew Southward

It’s always a buzz when you spot someone wearing your products. At our recent Bizarre Bazaar there was a smart chap stood at the bar. We noticed that he was wearing Light Olive GVNR Shorts held up with a beautiful Walnut Brown Garrison Belt. He looked so good that we got Alex to take some […]

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Bizarre Bazaar

The first HebTroCo pop up shop was in the Blazing Saddles bike shop in Hebden Bridge. The shop had been devastated by the floods of Boxing Day 2015 and was in the process of being cleared and dried out ready for building works. We’d been there the day after the flood, helping to sweep mud and […]

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It’s nuts

The 1485 Jacket is made from British woven wool, with a British woven cotton lining. It will now also be finished with British made buttons. It seemed nuts that we couldn’t find genuinely British made buttons. Well don’t worry because we’ve found some now, and even better, they are actually made from nuts. They are […]

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HebTroCo Bizarre Bazaar

Saturday 16th September 10am-5pm Join HebTroCo and friends for a day of street food, drinks and shopping, at the Birchcliffe Centre in Hebden Bridge, HX7 8DG. Clothing for men and women from high quality, independent clothing brands will be available to try on and buy. HEBTROCO We will have a full range of trousers to […]

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See what’s up our sleeve

When wearing our 1485 Wool Jacket it’s reassuring to know that you have something special up your sleeve. The jackets are fully lined with a very special parachute fabric which is woven in Lancashire. Here’s the story. This cloth is used to make a kind of drogue* parachute in many of the jet fighters around […]

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Ride Free or Die

What does it mean? It comes from Live Free or Die. So it means just that, but on bikes. Be independent, take responsibility for your own actions, look after yourself and don’t take instruction from self appointed authority figures. Ride like you want to live. Ride free or die. It’s an aspiration and a code […]

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Moderate to Good

The best cure for being seasick is actually to be sick. Ed knows this is true because after throwing up his spiced lamb pasty over the side of the boat he felt a lot better. Our mate, the chef Rob Owen Brown, had invited us for a day of sea fishing on a chartered boat. […]

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Can you dig it?

‘Slow fashion’ is a thing apparently. It involves making products that last and are not disposable, which is certainly something we believe in. As a small business, selling quality goods manufactured in Britain, products take time to come to market and we joked that we would’t launch our shorts until Christmas. We’ve amazed ourselves though and the […]

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Motorcycle Social

Everyone knows that motorcycling is anti social. Bikes with loud flame spitting exhausts, heavily modified and racing around at high speed. The tattooed freak riders with unruly beards making a nuisance of themselves. So what’s this ‘Motorcycle Social’ about? Well luckily for the squares all the naughty bikers were in one place with their machines last weekend […]

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Piece Hall

Hercules the pug was the first dog to set foot in the fabulously redeveloped Piece Hall in Halifax a couple of weeks ago. If it wasn’t for his friendly charm we would have never got inside to take some photos. The Grade I listed building has been having a £20 million facelift over the last […]

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Shotgun Chef

“Can you manage a steak?” We’re in the kitchen taking photos with Robert Owen Brown. We like a good lunch, and so were delighted to find out that the nearest pub to our warehouse-come-office unit, has just become the best place to eat in the area. Jay Rayner, the Observer’s restaurant critic said, “Robert Owen Brown […]

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Motorcycle Social

We are excited to be launching our new Moto Boots at the Motorcycle Social on the weekend of 28-29 July at Canal Mills in Leeds. Ed has been riding motorcycles since he was expelled from school and had to get to a new place of education, under his own steam some distance from home. Every cloud has […]

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Tommy is all over London

Alan Coulson is an award winning Hebden Bridge based artist who regularly exhibits work in the UK and US. Currently his work has been selected for the highly prestigious BP Portrait Award at the National Portrait Gallery in London. Alan’s portrait of Tommy, who makes belts for us, instantly impressed us. We are also tickled that […]

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