Founded in 1981 by Yoram and Marilyn Anselm, Hobbs was established in Hampstead, London, to offer feminine tailoring and heritage craftsmanship.
Offering luxury tailored womenswear at an affordable price, the brand blends modern designs with timeless craftsmanship. It also offers footwear, bags and accessories
Hobbs was recently acquired by South African company The Foschini Group (TFG) for an undisclosed sum. Foschini Group also owns Phase Eight and Whistles.
Hobbs was sold to TFG Brands, the UK arm of South Africa’s Foschini Group, in November 2017 by private equity group 3i. TFG also owns Whistles and Phase Eight.
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£135.4 million (2019)
Womenswear; Accessories; Footwear; Swimwear; Jewellery; Bridalwear
House of Fraser; John Lewis & Partners; Fenwick
Phase Eight; Whistles; Donna; Foschini; Hobbs; Connor; Fabiani; G-Star RAW; Johnny Bigg; Markham; Relay Jeans; Archive; Colette; SODA Bloc
Debit card; Credit card; American Express; PayPal; Apple Pay
Standard delivery; Express delivery; Saturday delivery; Click and Collect; Express Click and Collect
UK; USA; Canada; India; Australia; Portugal; UAE; Spain; France; Germany; Hong Kong
Hobbs handles their PR in-house