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Rohan Flashback

Was the Starkhorn the first Rohan Jacket?

Was the Starkhorn the first Rohan Jacket?

A couple of strange things happened during October, within a few hours of each other. I was asked this question by a Rohan Customer – What was the first Rohan jacket? I was at the time sorting the Gift Your Gear donations.

23/08/2016 × 1 comment

Rohan Flashback

How many Rohan Pullover smocks are there?

How many Rohan Pullover smocks are there?

A few days ago this question was posted on the forum. How many Rohan Pullover smocks are there? We asked Ben from Rohan Keswick who has an encyclopaedic knowledge of Rohan History if he could list all the Rohan…

20/08/2016 × Comments are Disabled

Rohan Outdoor Clothing

Sale Feature:  Rohan Savanna Jacket

Sale Feature: Rohan Savanna Jacket

During The Sale we are featuring on Rohantime stand out sale items with links to reviews and features. The Savanna Jacket is inspired by our heritage: taken straight from our design archive and given a modern overhaul.

11/07/2016 × 0 comments

Rohan Stories

From the blogs: World’s first Ikea museum opening in Sweden

From the blogs: World’s first Ikea museum opening in Sweden

An announcement in a number of blogs that IKEA has opened its own museum caught our eye. There is no doubt company heritage expressed in product lineage is now a vital contribution to how a company presents itself. “Flat-pack furniture fans around the world have cause for celebration as the […]

08/07/2016 × 0 comments

Rohan Flashback

The History of Rohan Classico – The Story

The History of Rohan Classico – The Story

Rohan Classico – The Story “Whether the destination is Everest or Eaton Square, the goal an impossible climb or hard fought-for contract, Rohan Daywear backs up adventurous spirit with the confidence which only well designed…

18/06/2016 × 1 comment

Rohan Flashback

Rohan Olfio – Designed To Last “What a bit of kit”

Rohan Olfio – Designed To Last “What a bit of kit”

I first came across Rohan clothing when I was 18 in 1984. I got a Rohan “Technical Jumper” for my 18th birthday present – it was brilliant and a constant companion when I did all my outdoor activities and travellings.

18/06/2016 × 2 comments

Rohan Flashback

Next to Skin – The 1st ‘No Shrink. No Stink’ Bodywear

Next to Skin – The 1st ‘No Shrink. No Stink’ Bodywear

Warren McLaren has taken a detailed look at Rohan’s ground-breaking next-to-the-skin garments made of Dunova, a modified acrylic fibre from Bayer that first came to the market in the early 1980’s.

15/05/2016 × 2 comments

Rohan Flashback

Rohan History – “Exploding with ideas”

Rohan History – “Exploding with ideas”

From the Rohantime archive first published on Rohantime 2012. ‘You see those walkers on the Pennine Way? Well one day they won’t be wearing Levis jeans but our trousers. We shall call them Bags’ – Paul and Sarah Howcroft

08/03/2016 × 2 comments

Rohan Flashback

From the Archive: Rohan All Lite Up

From the Archive: Rohan All Lite Up

The picture above is all that is left of any illustration showing Rohan Flashback garments. Flashback was another very early bespoke Rohan fabric. Created for a particular end use. We have mentioned on Rohantime …

23/02/2016 × 7 comments