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

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

Meet the UGG Classic II

The foundation of the UGG Australia brand, the original Classic Short has now been updated and is now pretreated to repel moisture and stains – The UGG Classic II has been born! Just. Perfect. Stocked at Parkinsons Lifestyle this season, these boots would make your loved one’s day this Christmas .  

Strawberries and cream…

Wimbledon; it makes you think of strawberries and cream… We put together a collection of a few of our favourite things strawberry and cream… Toms Fiesta Mesh Classics in Red, Sperry Topsider Seacoast Sneaker in Ivory, Hunter Moustashe Bubble Umbrella in Red, Seasalt Sailor Tee in Ecru/Tomato, Crew Clothing Classic Pique Polo in Washed Berry, UGG Australia Eyan Li Striped Sneaker in Red, Seasalt Skipper Hat in Bloom, People Tree Billie Strip Tunic in Red, White Stuff Southern Ocean Crop in Aged Cotton, Timberland Herring River Tee in Beet Red,... Read More

Hot Hot Hot!!! Havaianas time…….

It’s Wimbledon week and finally we get to see some sunshine. Proper sunshine, cloudless blue sky and proper heat, we are loving it! So, we think our little toes need to see some sun too, they spend all year in the dark and summer is their time to shine. All they need is the perfect sunshine accessory – Havaianas! Browse our collection and choose your favourite style…

Fear not stocking fillers are here!

Shop Stocking fillers from this beautiful collection for all the family! We have a whole bundle of great ideas designed to put a smile on your loved ones faces this Christmas morn. From socks to slippers we have it all! Shop online and instore now!