The Different Barbour Collections

It’s safe to say we all have something, Barbour, in our wardrobe. They are the go-to brand for their wax jackets and wardrobe staples, season after season.

If you are wondering which Barbour collection is for you, here’s a blog that covers all the different Barbour collections to know…

Coast to Country

The Coast to Country collection provides versatile essentials, perfect for British weather. Combining relaxed weekend wear with outdoor appropriate clothing for women. 

the different barbour collections


The Coast to Country is made for outdoor adventures, no matter what the weather. Envision walking along meandering coastal paths with windy scenery and rolling hills, hiking through woodland trails and embracing the great outdoors.

Inspired by the idea of pressing pause and returning to nature.

Standout pieces are their thick knits, practical jackets and transitional dresses that you can layer up. It was inspired by the time of year, with nods to the brand’s heritage with natural hues, nautical tones and floral prints.

coast to country


The collection goes back to its maritime heritage with its country roots, capturing the beauty and wonder of nature on the British Coastline. Barbour Coast to Country focused on sustainability with recycled outer fabrics, linings and waddings. The cotton is organic and sourced through the Better Cotton Initiative.

If you are looking for wardrobe staples you can wear every day or warm, cosy outerwear for winter breaks and the pub, it is designed to cover all bases.

Barbour 55 Degrees North

The Barbour 55 Degrees North collection celebrates Barbour’s rich heritage and long-standing association with the North Sea. The menswear range is inspired by the dramatic colours of the British coastline during the colder months with deep navy, muted cabernets and crisp whites.

The different barbour collections


The collection focuses on practicability with outerwear and accessories for transitioning through the seasons. Designed for those who love and embrace outdoor life. 

Barbour Modern Heritage

The Modern Heritage collection is a contemporary reimagination of Barbour’s classic styles. It was first introduced in 2004 and pulls on Barbour’s Scottish heritage. The womenswear collection is based on the Ayshire district tartan where the family name Barbour originated in the 13th century. The Tartan is renowned for its greens, creams and yellows inspired by the rolling landscape and beauty of the natural surroundings.

barbour modern heritage


The menswear collection is centred around the Cordovan tartan. This tartan is known for its distinctive rich shade of burgundy. Featured on shirts, linings and knitwear it brings warmth to every wardrobe extremely complimentary with navy. Taking on a modern, refined and timeless aesthetic that will never go out of fashion. It is smart, practical and functional, providing the foundations for a solid and well-put wardrobe every day.

Barbour Re-Engineered For Today

The Re-engineered collection is a cold-weather collection of their classic Barbour waxes and quilts. Specialised for the harsher winter weather, the designs combine form and function with Barbour’s signature details and linings.

The different Barbour collections


The relaxed fit means the jackets are great for accommodating layers and they have deeper pockets. The longer coats are a key shape for this season with quilted and knee-length styles perfect for maintaining style through the colder months. The fleece-lined collar and cuff are standout jackets from this collection. The warm and cosy detail is very on-trend this season.


Written by Holly Thompson

Holly Thompson

Holly Thompson

Writer and expert