Harvey Gross of Penfield clothing first started manufacturing in Massachusetts in 1975. The company produced sturdy outdoor wear such as jackets and coats, usually with a down and feather filling for light weight warmth. True to its slogan, "Life in the Open", the company has always produced superb Penfield coats well suited to even the harshest weather conditions. In recent years durability and practicality have been combined with fashion for street wear that is popular with the fashionista and famous people.
Always on the forefront of innovative designs, the Black Bear label features premium Penfield jackets in a contemporary design, yet with technically high specifications and top class fabrics. The Trailwear label has grown with Penfield clothing, personifying the heritage and quality that they have always represented. These garments are for everyday wear; versatile and stylish outerwear.
The Classic label features a practical and high quality collection based mainly on the original Penfield coats and jackets developed since 1975. Outer garments are covered in breathable Teflon; DWR coated Ripstop fabrics make them waterproof and durable, yet colours are crisp and the appearance attractive and fashionable.
Popular products of Penfield UK include the Hoosac parka and Kasson hooded mountain parka, both available for men and women. The Landis duffle jackets and Kenora hooded Penfield jackets are all down filled and often purchased by the famous.
Penfield UK items are available in a wide range of colours and sizes, from extra small to extra extra large. When ordering through the internet, the sizing chart contains very precise and detailed measurements to ensure an excellent fit. Accessories such as hats, beanies and gilets are also available.