From Yorkshire Mills to Savile Row tailors
We are Tailors with a trusted and extensive family history William Crabtree & Sons is a venerable name in British Textile history. Established in Yorkshire in 1835, the company is best known for the manufacture of fine wool and hair blankets and duffle cloths.
In its manufacturing heyday
the company notably supplied the Hudson Bay blanket company and in 1851, exhibited at HRH Prince Albert’s "Works of Industry of all Nations Exhibition". Having merged with another Yorkshire mill in the 1970s, the William Crabtree name passed out of the family’s ownership, but was re-acquired recently. .
We favour authentic British-made cloths
made to measure
our tailoring is made to measure
keeping it simple
softly-structured silhouette and expertly crafted construction