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The Creation of The First: Tom Hardy’s Favourite Motorbike

  A bike that was already iconic, respected and proven, was the first step to choosing the perfect bike for our 001 build. Then came the drawings and research. Looking at numerous good and bad examples, visiting shows, flicking through the famous Built magazine, grabbing ideas where possible, all helped achieve their design. The bike chosen was to a Honda CB400F 1979, a true sports bike of it’s time and now thought of highly. So, like most purchases, they started trawling on the internet to find the donor. A 200... Read More

How to roll the sleeves of a casual button-up shirt 09/08/2017

How to Roll Sleeves on Men’s Shirts & T-Shirts

There are a whole host of reasons why you might want to roll your shirt sleeves up. Maybe the weather’s much milder than you had expected, perhaps you need a more casual look for afternoon drinks, or you might be looking for an easy way to add a stylish twist to your outfit. Whatever your reasons, if you’re going to be rolling your sleeves up, it’s important that you do it properly. To help you avoid making a serious fashion faux pas, we’ve put together this guide to rolling up... Read More


Holiday Must Haves

The best part about this time of the year is that your summer holiday that you’ve been waiting for is quickly approaching. It’s important to feel comfortable and stylish whilst you’re away, as well as enjoying the exotic destination and relaxing in the sun. Here’s our holiday must haves that every man needs for his summer wardrobe.  ORLEBAR BROWN POMODORO BULLDOG SWIM SHORTS These bright Orlebar Brown swim shorts are a great key piece for your suitcase this summer. They are mid length which is a popular go-to when it... Read More

Gift Guide: Fathers Day 06/06/2017

Gift Guide: Fathers Day

It’s Father’s Day on 18th June, so help achieve the fashion potential he deserves with the guide of some of our gift ideas. From fragrance and grooming gifts, to shoes and belts, there’s something for every budget. FRAGRANCE You can’t go wrong with a brand new fragrance, especially this classic Dunhill trendsetter, every man needs. Guaranteed to earn your father some compliments with the ultimate blend of rare and expensive ingredients- including Italian bergamot, neroli absolute, black pepper, cardamom and Lavender de Provence. The scent is both luxurious and masculine... Read More

Sascha Kindred 16/05/2017

Golden Threads – Sascha Kindred CBE

Edward Pritchard congratulates Hereford’s gold Paralympian Sascha Kindred on his return from Buckingham Palace last Friday where Prince William presented him with his CBE. Pritchards were proud to supply Sascha with his Armani suit. Sascha has now 7 Paralympic golds and 10 world records. He has now recently retired to spend more time with his wife Nyree and daughter Ella. Edward’s niece Emma Patrick has been the training inspiration behind Sascha’s success having worked tirelessly through his career of Paralympic swimming. The early mornings hours spent poolside with coaching and... Read More

Kate Young Photography 15/08/2016

Who To Watch: Kate Young

Throughout the next 4 weeks Pritchards will select 4 rising stars in various forms of art, giving you an insight into their life and what to expect from them. For the first installment, we have interviewed a photographer known as Kate Young, She’s not afraid to expose real life with thoughtful and meaningful images expressing people’s feelings and their perception of things. As well as being a vegan, she is known for her exceptional wildlife imagery. How was it growing up in Cardiff? Cardiff is a great place to live,... Read More

Who To Watch: Olivia Grace 12/08/2016

Who To Watch: Olivia Grace

Following on from our interview with Kate Young, we have had the privilege to interview the wonderful Olivia Grace apart of our Who To Watch series where we interview 4 rising stars in various forms of art. Olivia is an up and coming singer from Liverpool, studying a vocal course at the renowned BIMM (British & Irish Modern Music) Bristol university. We are expecting big things from Olivia in the near future. When did you first start singing? I have always been singing, literally since i could talk, as cliché... Read More

The History Behind Pritchards: Percy Pritchard 07/08/2016

The History Behind Pritchards: Percy Pritchard

Percy Pritchard was barely 18 when he was amongst hundreds of volunteers for The Herefordshire Regiment in August 1914. Percy was a Hereford character, living and working in the family tailors in the city for most of his life. Much of this account is told in his own words from recorded interviews he made in the 1980s and 90s. His first memories were of the excitement and the camaraderie amongst the volunteers as they drilled on Castle Green and marched about the city. He remembered particularly the excellent food they... Read More

Beefy Boys 01/12/2014

When Pritchards Met The Beefy Boys

A group of amateur chefs from Hereford claimed world recognition last year by claiming top spot in the final round of the World Burger Championships in the city of lights, Las Vegas with their ‘Butty Back’ burger. The Beefy Boys amazingly achieved second place in the overall competition wrapping up a healthy $5,000 prize fund. To then return a year later and claim the same recognition. With the boys busy schedule we were lucky enough to interview them on their experiences and their plans for the future ahead knowing they... Read More