We are now firmly into January, and it’s fair to say it’s very cold! We’ve teamed up with our social media following once again to bring you 10 of the best places in Devon to get your coats, hats, scarves and whatever else you might need to stay warm this winter.
Lazy Jacks, Teignmouth
Gayle and John Robinson started the business in 2002, from their basement flat in Teignmouth, Devon. Boasting a range of items from men’s to children’s and accessories, Lazy Jacks will make sure you stay warm this winter, with a variety of fleeces to choose from.
Established in 1978, Otterdene Ltd is a highly reputable business founded on the principle of honesty & integrity. Over 30 years of experience means they have a tremendous wealth of knowledge and insight into the market and remain committed to giving every one of their customers the highest possible level of service.
Peter Hahn, Paignton
What started in 1964 with the production and sale of jackets, coats and blankets made from exotic llama wool by the founders Margrit and Peter Hahn, is now a Europe-wide successful, multichannel company with nearly 1,000 employees. They stock a variety of jackets, coats and blankets to keep you warm during the cold winter!
Quba & Co., Salcombe
Quba Sails was founded in 1996 by two friends with a shared passion for sailing and the lifestyle of the coast. Born in the stunning seaside town of Salcombe, Devon, the brand was sparked by an idea to create unique jackets from reclaimed canvas sailcloth.
Fortis Peak Performance, Axminster
Fortis clothing is perfect for those who love the outdoors. Their outerwear is perfectly designed so you could go walking across Dartmoor in the cold and rain and would still get home warm and dry.
Jam Industries, Salcombe
Jam Industries is a city surf brand, set up by two brothers longing to get out of town and into our wetsuits. Their range of coats are perfect if you love a winter walk on the beach.
Ashby’s is a large Outdoor Leisure and Convenience Store based near Kingsbridge, South Devon. It’s a great place for those who want some winter clothing, and are constantly on the move!
Trago Mills, Newton Abbot
If you live in the South West, then you will be well-aware of Trago Mills! Trago Mills has all sorts of different things on offer, but they always have a wide range of winter coats and other warm clothing ready for you to buy.
More and more people realise that dogs and especially very young, elderly or thin coated dogs, feel the cold and hate the rain just as much as you do. Their fleece garments are warm, light in weight, easy to wear, machine washable, and above all 100% water repellent when worn close to the body. Equafleece provide outerwear for you and your dog, so you can both stay snug! For more information on dog rain jackets and outerwear, check out this article from Your Dog Advisor –https://yourdogadvisor.com/best-rain-jackets-for-dogs/
Pure Sheepskin, Lynton
The Lynton Sheepskin Shop has been selling Luxury Sheepskin and Leather products in the UK since 1957. Their range of Footwear include traditional and contemporary men’s Sheepskin Footwear, women’s Sheepskin Footwear, Boots and Moccasins.