Parkinsons Blog


Veja – the truly ethical brand!

We are super pleased here at Parkinsons Lifestyle- we are now stockists of Veja, the forward thinking, socially responsible, truly ethical brand! Founded in 2005, Veja produce high quality beautifully designed sneakers but with the main focus on social responsibility. Made in Brazil, care goes into every aspect of the production of these sneakers; design that will look great and stand the test of time, raw materials that are environmentally friendly and produced and purchased according to fair trade principles, manufactured in factories with high social standards where everyone gets... Read More


GANT Menswear Summer 2020

Shop GANT for some real wardrobe winners. Always stylish, preppy and easy to wear, you can dress for any occasion. Choose any combination of chinos or shorts, a cool button down shirt and a lightweight knit layered over the top. Or for more casual times just swap the shirt for a polo shirt in lots of fabulous colours to give variety and edge to your look. Everything you need for this season!


Birkenstock slippers

Working from home? Check out the Birkenstock slipper shoes. Cosy, warm, stylish, and with the EVA sole you can even nip outside without having to change! Perfect for sliding your feet into, just add some chunky socks when the weather gets colder.


Barbour: Dresses for summer 2020

Sophisticated, easy to wear, and crafted in timeless fabrics and prints. Find a dress for any occasion, dress up with sandals or down with pumps or flipflops for every day wear.


The Duchess of Sussex spotted in Le Chameau Jameson Leather boots

The new leather Jameson boot by Le Chameau, stocked by us here at Parkinsons Lifestyle, has been championed by Meghan Markle, The Duchess of Sussex, on a recent outing in Vancouver, Canada. Spotted whilst visiting a Women’s centre in the city, we think the Duchess had chosen well on a very wintery and snowy day! Le Chameau’s Jameson Quilted Leather Boot is a premium nubuck leather boot crafted using high quality European hides, tanned to be water-resistant, durable and flexible. The LCX® lining prevents water permeating boot whilst at the... Read More


New brand for 2018 – Trickers

2018 gets off to a good start for Parkinsons with the addition of Trickers footwear to our shop floor and website. Founded in 1829, Trickers are one of the longest established shoemakers in the country. In 1904 the company opened a new factory in Northampton and continues to manufacture there today. Trickers are committed to making shoes and boots of the most outstanding quality using specialist techniques in their construction. Renowned for their incomparable comfort, individuality and reliability Trickers shoes and boots really are the ultimate in heritage luxury. Featured... Read More

Welcoming back a firm favourite!

The return of the Barbour Powell Jacket! A timeless and practical, stylish and versatile fleece lined quilted jacket which proves a firm favourite year after year. Kept up to date with a slim contemporary shape this jacket is perfect for layering throughout the Winter months. All that is left to decide is which colour….?!

Time to expose those toes… Treat your feet with UGG this Summer!

We don’t want to be the ones to put the kibosh on a hint of good weather to come but we can’t help getting excited about the prospect of summer shoes! This season UGG have the most lovely range of men’s and women’s sandals, flip flops, driving shoes and pumps, all with those little extra details and comforts that we love so much. Have a look…

Beautiful cashmere from Cove!

Another fabulous new brand for us to rave about here at Parkinsons; Cove Cashmere! Effortless, simple, unique. Cove was founded in 2011 by friends Sarah and Jacqueline, to provide a range of really easy to wear yet effortlessly stylish knitwear for busy women of all ages. Luxury cashmere and cotton cashmere jumpers and ponchos with contemporary touches of lurex sparkles or pops of neon to give them edge. The ponchos are reversible with a differing shade and contrasting trim on one side to offer a fresh look. We reckon these... Read More