Next up in our Spotlight Trade Show is the clothing category. Once again, we've asked brands to tell us about their products that are hitting the market now and they've shown us their best new jackets, crag and casual clothing, running wear and everything in between:
As per the previous thread, feel free to fire across any questions you might have.
More often than not we got a whole load of behind the scenes information on each and every product before/after we started filming; however, in the name of keeping things compact we tried to keep the videos themselves short and to the point (or at least as short and to the point as you can get with an interviewer who rambles on as much as I do...).
Just to balance things out - I find many brands way too long in the leg. I’m a 31 or 32 waist and need a 30” leg.
This is especially an issue in wet conditions, where the trousers soak up moisture, get heavy and sometimes drag on the ground and get caught under my feet.
It’s nice when brands offer a choice of leg lengths but I appreciate this only works for the brands and shops if sales volume is high enough.
Except that they can seemingly justify an endlessly diverse range of options. Maybe it makes sense somehow.
I (37" IL, ~32 waist) keep dreaming of tailoring taking off at some point, maybe when they manage to make robots able to do it. It'd be a win for a lot of people.
Rohan are quite a reliable source of long leg options. They even briefly toyed with extra long length trousers a few years back but that didn't stick.