The History Of Hugo Boss

Hello all.  We’ve been working recently on a few new bits for the website and tried to come up with something original and interesting.  Some of our first new content is a History of one of our biggest and best loved labels, the mighty Hugo Boss, which has been a favourite at Jonathan Trumbull & Hatters for over 30 years.  They’re style is in evidence across their entire collection, from the smart classic lines and looks of the BOSS Black label or more casual and trendy BOSS Orange label.  The... Read More

Original Shop 1971

We are hoping to start a series of blogs on the history of Jonathan Trumbull & Hatters and this is the first in that vein.  The owners and brothers Roger and David Kingsley have kept an archive of newspaper cuttings and advertisements since the first shop opened in March 1971 which we will be posting here over the coming months.  Below is an article from the Eastern Daily Press in 1971 announcing the arrival of designer clothing in Norwich.  The address of the original shop was 1A St Stephens Street, which is now a... Read More