The John Smedley label first became established in 1784, ever since then the Smedley story has been one of pioneering excellence. The now well-known designer, John Smedley has been creating clothing for well over 225 years, with seamless style. The company has had a cotton patent since 1825 and as of 1922 the use of sea island cotton was first used in underwear by John Smedley. A unique material; due to its luxurious, fine feel while remaining strong. Sea island cotton is now used in a high number of items of knitwear, polo shirts and t-shirts all of which Repertoire are carrying this season. From 1980 onwards, John Smedley created collections of knitwear for Vivienne Westwood, Paul Smith and Nicole Farhi all designers Repertoire currently carries online. Choose from the luxurious clothing range today.