Kit & Kaboodal Blog

how to layer clothes for winter 08/03/2021

How to Layer Clothes For Winter

Do you find yourself during the winter months putting aside your nice tops and dresses and opting only for the same few woolly jumpers on an endless cycle? Make this cold-season styling rut a thing of the past by learning how to layer clothes for winter like a pro! Layering clothes for winter can be both stylish and practical, and here at Kit and Kaboodal, we’re going to show you how! Read on for our top styling tips for staying warm this season. How To Dress In Layers When it... Read More

plus size fashion tips 08/03/2021

Plus-Size Fashion Tips

Here at Kit and Kaboodal, we believe that every woman has the right to enjoy fashionable clothing, no matter what her size. That’s why our plus size collection is specifically designed to offer just as many style options as our standard ranges. We want you to be able to enjoy our plus size fashion to its fullest! For many years, full-figured women were advised to wear and avoid all different kinds of clothing, but we’re huge believers that the only rule you should follow is to wear what makes you... Read More

03/03/2021

Richard Jackson to Chair Kit and Kaboodal

Leading Yorkshire businessman Richard Jackson has been appointed chair of thriving online women’s clothing company Kit and Kaboodal.  Richard, former joint MD of Leeds clothing legend Centaur and a Deputy Lieutenant of West Yorkshire, took the post at the beginning of the month to help family-owned Kit and Kaboodal realise its ambitious expansion plans. Now in his 70th year, he said: “It’s nice to be involved with a young, thrusting and improving company, especially in a business sector that has a lot of history for me personally.  “It’s also nice to... Read More

14/01/2021

Combining Comfort With Style

We’re all guilty of relying on our comfy clothes, and this year more than ever. Whether it’s for a trip to the shops or simply lounging around the house, comfort is key! There really is nothing better than slipping into your favourite slippers and loungewear when you’re at home, and if like many people, you’ve found yourself turning to comfort over style lately, don’t fear! At Kit and Kaboodal, our range is designed to make you look AND feel great, with soft fabrics, warm layers and footwear that you can... Read More

16/04/2020

Our Top Tips To Stay Busy Whilst Staying Home

I don’t think we ever expected to be writing a blog about how to keep busy during a global pandemic, but here we are! A few weeks ago our team were working away in the Kit and Kaboodal offices and warehouse, but now we just have our core team working in isolation keeping things business as usual and as safe as possible at Kit and Kaboodal (If you want to find out more about our safety procedures and our new extended returns period during the Covid-19 outbreak just click here... Read More

02/03/2020

Behind The Scenes: Our Spring Photoshoot At Newburgh Priory

Can you believe it? Despite the wind, snow and endless rain from storm Ciara and Dennis, we have been photographing our new spring collection! On Wednesday 19th of February our team braved the elements and headed to the beautiful location of Newburgh Priory for our Spring 2020 photoshoot. Newburgh Priory is a picturesque property sitting on the edge of the Howardian Hills near Coxwold, a village very close to our HQ. This location is one of our favourites for many reasons. Firstly because it’s in an area of outstanding beauty... Read More

14/02/2020

A Labour Of Love

Introducing our Spring Gatta Collection… For our spring collection our in-house design team has been working hard to create a unique print that we guarantee you will fall in love with. Here is the story of how the new print developed from a simple idea to an entire capsule collection… It all started with a coversation between our designer Kelly and company director Helen. Thinking about trends they loved and how to bring something new to our Kit and Kaboodal range this season, they came up with the perfect idea... Read More

13/12/2019

Behind The Scenes: Our Festive Photoshoot

On 3rd December our creative team travelled to the countryside to shoot our new Christmas collection! Here’s a little post to tell you all about what we got up to… We started at Kit and Kaboodal HQ, gathering all the garments and getting everyone together in a giant convoy to the beautiful village of Felixkirk, North Yorkshire. Our festive shoot took place at award winning local inn The Carpenters Arms, just a few miles from the famous White Horse of Kilburn. Set in the heart of the village, the inn... Read More

italian linen dresses, italian linen clothing 07/11/2019

Linen Layers: How to Style Italian Linen Dresses in Winter

Who said linen was just for summer? While the lightweight material is perfect for keeping us cool during the warmer months, here at Kit and Kaboodal, we want to show you how you can transition your favourite linen dresses, tops and tunics into autumn and winter, too. When it comes to wearing linen clothing in the colder seasons, it’s all about how you style it. With a few simple tips and tricks, you can make our Italian linen clothing key pieces in your winter wardrobe this year. Layer on Layers... Read More

22/10/2019

AW19 Photoshoot

Well it’s been a busy few weeks here at Kit and Kaboodal, we recently had our autumn/winter photoshoot at a great new location and we are only just finding the time to tell you all about it! The photoshoot took place on the 8th of October and we managed to use every bit of daylight to get some great pictures of our most recent collection. But before we show you all the pictures let’s talk you through the day, starting with arriving at our brand new location, the beautiful Seaves... Read More