The following is an article I wrote the blog of barbers Murdock London, The Murdock Man, published January 2012 ‘Preppy’ style has been going through somewhat of a revival of late. A look around at the shops nearby Murdock’s flagship barbershop in Covent Garden also evidence the growing interest in traditional and heritage style from [...]
Ever wonder what that extra, slim pocket on the inside pocket of your blazer is for? It’s a comb pocket, for those times when you simply must neaten up your parting. Just enough room for a Kent ‘slim jim’ comb.
Murdock London is a small chain of boutique barbers established in 2006 by Brendan Murdock (see our interview here). Starting with their first shop in Shoreditch there are now four in total, each preserving the unique feel of barbers in days gone by. Service is key, and each customer is treated with care and attention [...]
I caught up with Brendan Murdock, founder of Murdock London – official moustache keepers of the Rugby Ralph Lauren Tweed Run, to find out what inspired him to start the traditional barbers and why he thinks they’re more relevant now than ever. What inspired you to start Murdock in 2006? How do you feel [...]
Well, we’re now just over halfway through the month of Movember and my moustache is well on its way. For the uninitiated, Movember is an annual charity event that takes place during the month of November. It aims to forever change the face of menʼs health through the power of the moustache, by raising awareness [...]
Movember starts today. I shaved clean, as the rules state, last night and now begins a month of mustache growing to raise money for prostate and testicular cancer causes. Feel free to sponsor me here: http://mobro.co/preposity I’ll be keeping you up to date on the mustache situation.