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Albert Thurston

Black Leather Four Clip Braces

$ 70 50% Off $ 35

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  • Product Notes

    Crafted in sleek black, with a fine herringbone weave and snake-patterned leather, it's the detail that sets these braces apart from your average. Fastened with clips, these 25mm Albert Thurston braces are perfect for pairing with tailoring and work perfectly even with a split waistband. Handmade in England to the house's exceptionally high standards, exclusively for The Rake.


    For any questions and styling advice, please contact us at: shop@therakemagazine.com.

  • Size Notes

    25mm wide.

  • Materials and Care Notes

    Made in England


    79% Polyester, 21% Elastane.

  • Delivery & returns

    This product is in the UK. It will be dispatched in 1 working day.


    We very much hope that you'll enjoy your purchases. Should you need to return an item, we'll happily collect it from your home or office free of charge.


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The Story

Although versions of suspenders and braces have been worn for roughly three centuries, the modern iterations we’re familiar with can be credited to Albert Thurston, who was the first to make and sell the practical accessories from his boutique in London’s Haymarket. Sported by royalty, politicians and high-profile businessmen alike, Thurston’s galluses were attached by leather loops to support the high-waisted trousers in vogue at the time. While the invention of the belt and the technical ability to craft more form-fitting clothes has made the practicalities of wearing braces largely redundant, it’s a knowing appreciation for tradition that makes Thurston’s appeal so enduring. Now more commonly worn as a statement, especially with formalwear, the brand’s pieces are intricately crafted with luxurious hardware and sturdy materials.



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