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Bespoke Tailor


Bespoke Tailor


Brian Smith Bespoke Tailor top 20 in the world Fox BrothersMr Smith, the Fox Brothers in-house tailor whose particular style is soft tailoring and whose work is instantly recognisable by its high standard. Brian has recently been rated as one of the top tailors in the world.  Choose from world renowned Fox Brothers Luxury Flannel as well as viewing limited edition cloth including Michael Alden's London Lounge collection 'proper cloth' and from September 2013 Fox's British Khakee 100% cotton collection.

An appointment can be arranged in the West End of London or in Somerset at Fox Brother's mill. The latter can have cloth selected literally straight from the looms. Brian is available in London on a Thursday and in Somerset on Fridays and Saturdays.

Initial consultation involves selecting a cloth, discussing style of suit with the first measurements being taken. For the first suit or jacket there will be two further fittings. This bespoke experience will take 10 - 12 weeks. 

To make an appointment please contact


Bespoke Goods


Bespoke made in britain dressing gown

The Merchant Fox provides a service to design your own heritage piece to be handed down to the next generation. This bespoke service provides the opportunity to select cloth from Fox Brothers mill including limited edition, exclusive fabrics, to be made into your own bespoke item such as a dressing gown or cap. Ties can also be made to an individual’s length and blade preference.

Leather bags designed to the customers preference whether it's an extra pocket on an existing Merchant Fox design; to a design made to the customer’s specific requirements or selecting their own leather. Each individual requirement can be worked out and made into a luxury bespoke item. 

Our range of handmade leather goods can be embossed with personalised insignias or initials and Fox Flannel items can be have hand embroidered initials sewn in London. Globe-Trotter cases can also be made to customers specifications and using different Fox lining. Globe-Trotter offers an engraving service to finalise the bespoke journey.


Interiors Service

Bespoke interiors made in britain
The Merchant Fox are able to offer a complete bespoke range for the home from individual hand woven wicker baskets to a full interior design service. Design your own cloth or select from the Fox Interiors collection available exclusively from Liberty of London and Fox Brothers. These durable cloths are suitable for seating, have a soft drape for curtains and are ideal for soft furnishings. Bespoke throws can be woven to the individuals requirements and cushion made and embroidered to specific designs. Every feature of an interior can be looked at from lighting to furniture. Vintage or new wooden framed furniture can be sourced and upholstered. The space can then be finished with bespoke horn items.  

To make an enquiry about any of these services please contact or call 01823 703907.



The Merchant Fox

Find The Merchant FoxLocation

Nestled between the Quantock hills and Exmoor National Park, The Merchant Fox is located on the original site of the Fox Brothers & Co. mill in Wellington, Somerset. Just minutes from the M5 and a 20 minute drive from Taunton's mainline train station. Collection can be arranged from Taunton to take you to the The Merchant Fox, a haven of British craftsmanship and style. To arrange this service please contact or call +44 (0)1823 703907

Our flagship store is open Monday - Friday 9am til 5pm should you wish to visit. We are located around the corner from Fox Brothers' mill on Weavers Reach, TA21 0AW.

If you have any queries or would like to talk to someone about creating bespoke goods from areas of our range not mentioned, please get in touch here or call +44 (0)1823 703907

The Merchant Fox

The Merchant Fox

Made in Britain

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