Burberry is a British brand established in 1856 by Thomas Burberry, the inventor of gabardine with which he created the iconic trench.
His heritage nowadays is supported by an innovative inspiration that mixes tradition with contemporaneity also thanks to Christopher Bailey, Chief Creative and CEO, who entered the company as Design Director in 2001, and had previously worked for other brands such as Donna Karan and Gucci.
With outerwear at its core, the brand has extended the offer to fashion accessories, sunglasses, and beauty.
Burberry has announced plans to unify its Prorsum, London and Brit collections under a new single ‘Burberry’ label. The transition will take place during 2016/17.Notes of style
Burberry’s style is often defined as effortless chic, dressing new-fashioned ladies and gentlemen of all ages.