Ryder Cup 2018

Ryder Cup 2018 The first Ryder cup match was contested in June 1927 and the first competition was held at Worcester Country Club and first blood was taken and won by the United States 9½–2½. Continuously now a battle between Europe and America this is a sporting competition highlight and a personal favourite here of the staff at Northern Threads. This year it is on European soil in the privileged and beautiful city of Paris. Can European powers re-lift the now American dominated Ryder Cup? Here at Northern Threads we are... Read More


Wimbeldon 2018

Founded 141 years ago this summer Wimbledon was born. Prepare your wardrobe for another fantastic month of tennis here in the United Kingdom with the much anticipated Wimbledon tournament on our doorstep. Do not worry though; Northern Threads has some of the most famous brands that relate and were born from tennis including Polo Ralph Lauren; the official outfitters of Wimbledon since 2006 clothing everyone from the umpires to the linesmen and the ball boys and girls. Their classic polo shirts and plimsolls fit right in with tennis heritage. Wimbledon... Read More

adidas Originals Prophere Trainers 21/06/2018

Adidas Prophere Trainers

Running Style, Street Aesthetic Looking back to the 90’s and the release of the EQT Torsion & the KB8’s, Adidas have always been known as a brand that test the boundaries of innovative design. The Prophere is no exception. Following on from the success of their previous release, the Prophere continues the use of the distinctive sculpted mid sole which produce exaggerated proportions, something that has become expected with Adidas’ experimental silhouettes. Despite being designed for street wear, as with all 90’s inspired runners aesthetic & function have to be... Read More


Fred Perry Country Shirts. Out Now

This year marks the 21st World Cup in Russia & just like tradition, Fred Perry have released 10 Country Shirts, each inspired by 10 nations colours. As seen in previous limited collections, the Country name sits beneath the iconic laurel wreath and is complimented with twin tipped cuffs & collar. These make for a perfect alternative for the fashion conscious football supporter. To show our support, if England make it out of the group stage, we’ll credit £10 to each account that purchases the Fred Perry Country Shirt. Click here to... Read More


JACK WOLFSKIN | AW17 Collection

  ‘We Are At Home Outdoors’. The JACK WOLFSKIN brand motto that perfectly sums up their passion for creating exceptional products. Driven by new ideas and improving the small details, this is well reflected in their Autumn/Winter 17 collection. Showcasing the very latest in thermal and insulating technology, each jacket is a prime example of when functionality meets comfort.                                                              ... Read More


AW17 CP Company Collection Has Landed

The AW17 drops are beginning to arrive and the first collection to burst through Northern Threads doors is by the highly sought after terracewear brand, CP Company. Once again they make their much anticipated return with the iconic CP Goggle emblem. The brands core ethos for over 40 years remains to be Function and Use, which is clearly reflected in their garments. It is the source of inspiration for the designs of this years Autumn/Winter collection. The key element of style has always been military uniforms coupled with work suits which they... Read More


Grenson | The Good Shoe

For over 150 years, Grenson have been producing the finest hand made shoes originally starting out in Rushden, Northamptonshire. Founder William Green quickly saw business grow and quickly outgrew the small humble beginnings that he started with. Duty called Grenson as they were chosen to make boots & shoes for the soldiers of WW1 & WW2 for both British & Allied troops with over 500 workers in their factory producing footwear to be shipped out and issued amongst troops. Fast forward to the modern day and Grenson’s reputation as a... Read More


The Premier League Preview & Predictions

Come Friday the 11th of August, the long wait will be over for all those that have missed the best league in world. With no major international tournaments occurring this summer, football fans up & down the country have been counting the days for the return of the Premier League. Money has been spent across the board with fee’s exceeding £873 million at the time of writing, this year is geared up to be the most competitive of all time. Below we have our predictions for who will finish where in... Read More


The Skybet Championship | Our Prediction

Unfortunately for some parts of the North East, the 2016/2017 season was one to forget with both Sunderland & Middlesbrough being relegated from the Premier League while Newcastle waited till the last day and the last minute with some help from Aston Villa, to secure promotion, the league title and the bragging rights for the next season.   The Teesiders have spent big this summer both on & off the pitch with the addition of £40 million in players and a new manager in Gary Monk who brings new, young... Read More

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The Art of the Football Shirt Exhibition

        Jacket Required have partnered with Culture Historian and author of A Lover’s Guide to Football Shirts, Neal Heard to present a very special 2 day exhibition to celebrate football shirts from a fashion perspective. Over time the iconic football shirt has graduated from the worlds pitches into the world of streetwear, becoming a fashion statement. Curator and passionate fanatic, Neal Heard shares his wisdom on the topic and explains how this transcendence occurred. He takes us back in time with some very nostalgic pieces which people... Read More