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We are proud to offer an exclusive range of Limited edition handmade shoes, loafers and boots from artisan Italian shoemakers, Santoni. Blending traditional methods with their Italian heritage, Santoni shoes are meticulously crafted to offer the perfect blend of style and comfort.


Here at Robert Old we are firm believers that all gentlemen should experience wearing a perfectly tailored item of clothing that provides the wearer with optimum comfort, freedom of movement and undeniable style. Produced in Vetralla in the heart of Italy, Robert Old tailoring garments are handmade by skilled craftsmen and women, with an eye for perfection and a clear understanding of our client requirements. Every garment that passes through the doors of Robert Old that debuts our ‘Hand tailored in Italy’ label has been painstakingly selected and lovingly created with our clients in mind.


Sourced from the most illustrious fibres, each garment is scrupulously created to Scottish Cashmere Club standards. Our impressive collection of men’s cashmere sweaters, jumpers and cardigans are knitted from pure cashmere in order to become super soft while retaining their original shape for years to come. The sizing of our gentlemen’s cashmere refers to chest measurement and are designed in a classic fit with approximately four inches additional space over the chest area. Should you prefer a more tailored fit, we would recommend choosing a size down. View our cashmere guide here.


Specialising in high end luxury men’s clothing and cloth weaving, Italian fashion house Ermenegildo Zegna are recognised leaders in the men’s designer fashion industry. One of the largest producers of the finest fabrics in the world, Ermenegildo Zegna offer an impressive selection of business and casual wear, fragrance’s, accessories and underwear.


Manufactured in Italy and embracing the revolutionary tailored jeans concept, every pair of Jacob Cohen jeans are meticulously crafted using the highest attention to detail and care. Robert Old offers an array of unmistakeable new season styles of Jacob Cohen jeans and carry the two most popular fits; J620 and J622.


Founded in 1879, Crockett and Jones are famed worldwide for producing the highest quality handcrafted designer men’s shoes and boots. Manufactured in Northampton England, Crockett and Jones specialise in producing goodyear welted shoes and are renowned for their footwear’s exceptional strength, durability and longevity.

Designer Clothing for Gentlemen 

Robert Old Est 1909

Robert Old is a family owned and run business located in the heart of Bournemouth prestigious Westover Road. Founded in 1909 by Robert H Old, Robert Old has flourished under the stewardship of the Old family for four generations. Robert Old’s perusal for offering unprecedented customer service and the finest quality garments remains at the forefront of Robert Old’s company ethos. Online you will find a selection of prestigious designer brands available across our three floors at Robert Old, including designer brands such as Crockett & Jones, Santoni, Ermenegildo Zegna, Eton, La Martina and our own Robert Old 1909 garments. We also have an impressive collection of in store exclusive brands including Paul & Shark, Woolrich, Ralph Lauren and Gant. Find directions to our store here.



Robert Old offers our clients unmistakable craftsmanship when it comes to our made to measure tailoring services from Ermenegildo Zegna ‘Su Misura’ and Robert Old Hand Made in Italy. Our tailor made garments deliver a unique level of comfort and satisfaction from the finest fabrics available. Find out more by visiting Robert Old Tailoring or Zegna Su Misura


We have an eclectic variety of men’s cashmere encompassing many styles and colours. Robert Old cashmere is painstakingly handcrafted in the soft waters of Hawick, Scotland using the finest fibres from Inner Mongolia. Explore our large range of men’s cashmere sweaters, jumpers, scarves and socks or learn more in our Guide to Men’s Cashmere

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Su Misura SS19

Su Misura SS19 As the Winter begins to fade and the sun starts to shine, perhaps the old favourite suit and jacket may be looking a little tired, gaps may even appear ready to be filled by new shirts or lightweight Summer...

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Ermenegildo Zegna Su Misura

Ermenegildo Zegna Su MisuraWith Summer conceding its last few days we say farewell to linens and beachwear, and in its place, we offer a warm welcome in-store to our winter collections from all our favourite brands; just in time to beat the chill in the air...

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Clean Your Cashmere

Clean Your CashmereThe Robert Old Guide to Caring for your Cashmere Our men's Cashmere Sweaters are crafted using the finest undercoat fibres of the Capra Hircus goat from Inner Mongolia. Only the longest and thickest fibres from the raw harvest are accepted to be spun into yarn. Continue reading →

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