The now-legendary Barbour Wax Jackets have become synonymous with style and exceptional quality country fashion. Today, Barbour is the iconic British lifestyle & outdoor clothing brand, and we have decided to share our top five of the best wax jackets that the company has ever made.
Barbour began in 1894, in South Shields England, Founder John Barbour supplied the first weatherproof garments to the seafaring community which celebrated its 125th anniversary in 2019.
1. Barbour Beaufort
Considered by many to be the ultimate field sports jacket, the Classic Beaufort is a stylish, practical men’s waxed jacket with timeless country looks. It is the most popular of all Barbour waxed jackets.
Quintessentially Barbour, this versatile jacket is tough enough to brave the great outdoors yet because it is longer in length, with a relaxed fit, would be equally suited to city wear and look smart as a coat for business occasions too. It is ideal for year-round use, boasting a 100% cotton lining in Barbour’s iconic tartan print, with an interactive zip designed for pairing with an optional quilted liner when extra insulation is needed.
2. BarbourOgston Wax Jacket
Smart and stylish, the Ogston is a men’s wax jacket from the heritage-inspired Classic Tartan collection that celebrates all that is great about Barbour.
This hard-working jacket is cut for a relaxed, masculine fit and crafted in Barbour’s heavyweight Oban waxed cotton, which offers robust weather defence with a suede-like matte finish. This beautifully styled jacket boasts a soft quilted inner vest which creates an outdoorsy look that will keep out the chill on those cold winter walks.
The outer jacket has four roomy pockets and distinctive details including leather elbow patches and corduroy facings. The luxurious wool-mix lining is decorated with Barbour’s exclusive Classic Tartan, adding an air of elegance and refinement to this rugged winter jacket.
An air of elegance and refinement combined with robust weather defence makes this Barbour classic a firm favourite within our outerwear collection.
3. Barbour Beadnell Wax Jacket
A staple of country tradition, the Barbour Classic Beadnell Wax Jacket is iconic boasting style and practicality. Based on the legendary Bedale but cut to a flattering, feminine silhouette, the Barbour Beadnell Wax Jacket is a favourite of celebrities and royalty alike.
This stylish jacket is an iconic style, crafted in traditional Thornproof waxed cotton boasts a sit-down corduroy collar, classic tartan lining and a wealth of pockets. it is made with a Sylkoil waxed cotton outer and the signature cotton tartan lining. Barbour’s lightweight waxed cotton jacket with cozy tartan lining will keep you warm, dry and impeccably stylish.
The Beadnell wax jacket the top choice for women with its elegant silhouette and slightly longer, more flattering length. Turn the cuffs up to show off the tartan lining, and when done all the way up the sit-down corduroy collar looks very chic. Ideal for year-round wear and can be layered up or worn solo depending on the season. It is also interactive with optional hoods and quilted liners to give extra versatility.
4. Barbour Montgomery Waxed Jacket
A modern take on heritage Barbour styles, the Montgomery women’s waxed cotton jacket is perfect for any weekend pursuits from the country to the city. Styled with four front pockets, a belted waist, and a cord-lined funnel collar, it’s finished with subtle branding at the left pocket.
Refresh your country look this season with Barbour look that we all know and love. Perfect for autumnal walks in the countryside, the jacket boasts Barbour’s signature style and timeless design Finished with subtle branding to the left pocket it promises to be your go-to outerwear for many autumns and winters to come.
The Women’s Barbour Montgomery Waxed Jacket is cut from 100% waxed cotton, offering you protection from the elements and beautiful chic styling.
5. Barbour Ashby Wax Jacket
Barbour Ashby Wax Jacket
Reworking the contemporary Engineered Bedale in a robust wax finish, the Ashby is a stylish, practical winter-ready jacket. Now a classic in its own right, the Ashby is constructed in Barbour’s signature 6oz Sylkoil waxed cotton, with a matte finish and a comfortable, lived-in feel.
Slightly more tailored than the Bedale, yet still allowing room for essential winter layering, classic features include a storm fly front with hardy stud fastenings, a smart sit-down cord collar with throat strap, angled handwarmer pockets and two generous bellow pockets, the jacket is finished with a subtle tonal logo embroidered to the left pocket.