1. Mod Music Playlist: The Sixties' Spirit "

    Mod Music Playlist: The Sixties' Spirit

    The sixties still sound like a progressive era, and it was. The civil rights movement marked the decade, and it was the first time that people started questioning the conservative views on how their life was supposed to be. Experimenting with drugs, loud parties and the miniskirt - it all took place in the sixties. Sometimes, it’s hard to grasp...
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  2. How to Wear a Men's Parka? "

    How to Wear a Men's Parka?

    Wearing a parka is easy, it goes with every style. It's a coat for all types of weather and men. Parka is a winter coat that's more versatile than any other. The modern parka was invented as a military coat back in the 1950s, but it had evolved in many variations. The most famous parka coat still is The Who...
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  3. Who Were the Mods, the People Who Loved Their Vespas and Parkas? "

    Who Were the Mods, the People Who Loved Their Vespas and Parkas?

    In the incredible 1960s, a group of youngsters rebelled. "We are Mods" was their motto. They wanted more, better jobs, a better life and better clothes.  In the incredible 1960s, in the United Kingdom, there was a group of young people who wanted to be different. They were fed up with the post-war generation, their parents with their modesty and...
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  4. Video Story: Making Jackets Since 1953 "

    Video Story: Making Jackets Since 1953

    We are what we wear. We wear what we are.Macklemore At PARKA London we make what we are, jackets and coats true to the original designs and values set up in 1953. That year, the year of coronation, the original founder of PARKA London Alfie Lever started the business in London’s Carnaby Street. A former Royal Air Force pilot made...
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  5. Caring For Your Parka: How To Make Your Coat Last "

    Caring For Your Parka: How To Make Your Coat Last

    Whether you have a classic parka coat or have opted for one of our other great designs, it is important to look after it correctly. We know your coat is made to protect you from the elements, but it is just as important that you protect it!We’ve put together the ultimate guide to help you care for your parka and...
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  6. Spring Summer 2018: New Classics "

    Spring Summer 2018: New Classics

    The unpredictable nature of the British summertime comes with a few challenges. We often find this time of year the most perplexing time to dress appropriately for the weather because you never know what you are going to get! For every collection, we are inspired by the past of our iconic hero, the original outerwear classic, which has evolved throughout...
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  7. Style Series: The Puffer Coat "

    Style Series: The Puffer Coat

    From the runway to city streets, the puffer is in! The iconic coat is always an essential in our winter wardrobe as a perfect go to when the temperatures really take a deep dip south.. We don’t believe in reinventing the wheel, so we haven’t! Our designers have re-imagined the puffer coat into two timeless and modern paired back silhouettes...
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  8. PARKA Talk: Stylist Toni Caroline "

    PARKA Talk: Stylist Toni Caroline

    We met up with Toni Caroline, a London based stylist and art director whose clients include Paul Smith, Jack Wills, Wonderland and of course Parka London. We met Toni in her North London home and work studio, a big old mill building with large windows. Her flat is just above an art gallery- you can tell you're at a creative's...
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