Characterised by Caramel’s fondness for effortless, understated pieces which are luxurious but never too twee, its coat offering deftly combines comfort, practicality with style. Retro feel, Princess collared coats in alpaca wools, blanket jackets and belted styles are the mainsteam of a coat collection in an assortment of Harris Tweeds wools. Read more
Caramel was originally conceived to challenge traditional, limited perceptions of childrenswear and a strong, distinctive aesthetic of fresh silhouettes which balance the classic and contemporary quickly emerged and continues to flourish each season. An abundance of home grown craftsmanship, bold print and a sophisticated, idiosyncratic use of layered colours and textures make up the essence of Caramel.
“It’s why we often reference the charm of vintage pieces, bringing them right up to date in the development stages of our collections. We wanted to push the boundaries of the colour palette you are supposed to use for children, creating a playful rhythm of layered colours and textures. Along with our confident, bold prints, we enjoy an attention to detail – a distinctive collar, contrast trims, embroidery or garment silhouette, which is always cut from exquisite cloth.
“The company is as old as the century, and coming into its teenage years. We’re growing up. I’ve stopped wondering whether anyone would share my taste, because people have proved that they do. But it is still a very personal company—it's me and people I know. It feels human to me, and I believe our customers feel so too.” Read less