Comments for Make it British https://makeitbritish.co.uk The go to destination for consumers & buyers looking for British-made brands and UK manufacturers Mon, 25 Apr 2022 11:44:38 +0000 hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.9.3 Comment on Top 13 British-Made Chocolate Brands | Best UK Confectionery by Lynne Tann-Watson https://makeitbritish.co.uk/top-ten/british-made-chocolate-brands/#comment-6832078 Fri, 22 Apr 2022 06:48:12 +0000 https://makeitbritish.co.uk/?p=25890#comment-6832078 Interesting article, though it doesn’t necessarily tell you if they are British OWNED. I know Thorntons was sold and the chocolates are not as nice any more.

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Comment on Top 22 British-made knitted accessories brands by Ellen https://makeitbritish.co.uk/top-ten/british-knitted-accessories-brands/#comment-6831911 Thu, 14 Apr 2022 20:00:16 +0000 https://makeitbritish.co.uk/?p=23371#comment-6831911 them. You can tell it is quality and class simply unbeatable]]> Beautiful scarf and hats just love ❤️ them. You can tell it is quality and class simply unbeatable

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Comment on Top 13 British-Made Chocolate Brands | Best UK Confectionery by Ian https://makeitbritish.co.uk/top-ten/british-made-chocolate-brands/#comment-6831909 Thu, 14 Apr 2022 19:51:01 +0000 https://makeitbritish.co.uk/?p=25890#comment-6831909 I buy all my chocolate from Ombar which is based just outside Cambridge

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Comment on Top 13 British-Made Chocolate Brands | Best UK Confectionery by Emma https://makeitbritish.co.uk/top-ten/british-made-chocolate-brands/#comment-6831903 Thu, 14 Apr 2022 16:47:40 +0000 https://makeitbritish.co.uk/?p=25890#comment-6831903 Well done great article – thank you. Some very interesting points raised.

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Comment on Top 13 British-Made Chocolate Brands | Best UK Confectionery by Mr J Murray https://makeitbritish.co.uk/top-ten/british-made-chocolate-brands/#comment-6831898 Thu, 14 Apr 2022 13:43:55 +0000 https://makeitbritish.co.uk/?p=25890#comment-6831898 is there any that are protestant in origin as most have a popish decadence to them

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Comment on Top 12 Denim and Jeans made in the UK by Brent Matthews https://makeitbritish.co.uk/top-ten/made-in-the-uk-denim-and-british-jeans-brands/#comment-6831852 Wed, 13 Apr 2022 07:43:19 +0000 https://makeitbritish.co.uk/?p=64323#comment-6831852 This certainly is a world wide problem.But unless buyers stop buying them to reap huge financial rewards it will go on.
Try contacting the government for a change of policy ….thats if theyre not at a party!
This is the tip of the iceberg in british business.

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Comment on Top 30 UK-made Menswear Brands by Ian Burgess https://makeitbritish.co.uk/top-ten/uk-made-menswear/#comment-6831827 Tue, 12 Apr 2022 09:03:58 +0000 https://makeitbritish.co.uk/?p=24178#comment-6831827 I need to look up these designers especially to get an idea about prices.

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Comment on 5 British outerwear brands all still made in the UK by Ian Main https://makeitbritish.co.uk/inspirational-british-brands/5-british-outerwear-brands-all-still-made-in-the-uk/#comment-6831619 Fri, 08 Apr 2022 14:54:38 +0000 https://makeitbritish.co.uk/?p=448#comment-6831619 In reply to Adam Davidson.

The waxed fabric is processed in Dundee Scotland and then returned to Northumberland for manufacture. Greg Wallace did a programme on the Barbour manufacturing recently

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Comment on Top 25 UK-made Knitwear Brands by M Anderson https://makeitbritish.co.uk/top-ten/uk-made-knitwear/#comment-6831615 Fri, 08 Apr 2022 11:07:01 +0000 https://makeitbritish.co.uk/?p=20632#comment-6831615 William Lockie of Hawick surely a glaring omission. Good to see Johnston’s getting a mention.
Formed in 1874 and 1797 respectively they have to be the most quintessential of wool brands. Both made in Scotland and true to their roots.

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Comment on Top 24 Made in UK Shoe Brands by John Richard Jones https://makeitbritish.co.uk/top-ten/made-in-uk-shoe-brands/#comment-6831595 Thu, 07 Apr 2022 15:47:35 +0000 https://makeitbritish.co.uk/?p=19288#comment-6831595 Interesting. Used this to gather shoemakers and Northampton (as well as other areas) to do a five minutes speech which was my duty at a local speakers club which was titled “These Shoes Are Made For Walking”.

I did mention Boots in Nottingham but stressed that was a name, not a foot product.

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