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03/03/2021

Richard Jackson to Chair Kit and Kaboodal

Leading Yorkshire businessman Richard Jackson has been appointed chair of thriving online women’s clothing company Kit and Kaboodal.  Richard, former joint MD of Leeds clothing legend Centaur and a Deputy Lieutenant of West Yorkshire, took the post at the beginning of the month to help family-owned Kit and Kaboodal realise its ambitious expansion plans. Now in his 70th year, he said: “It’s nice to be involved with a young, thrusting and improving company, especially in a business sector that has a lot of history for me personally.  “It’s also nice to... Read More

16/04/2020

Our Top Tips To Stay Busy Whilst Staying Home

I don’t think we ever expected to be writing a blog about how to keep busy during a global pandemic, but here we are! A few weeks ago our team were working away in the Kit and Kaboodal offices and warehouse, but now we just have our core team working in isolation keeping things business as usual and as safe as possible at Kit and Kaboodal (If you want to find out more about our safety procedures and our new extended returns period during the Covid-19 outbreak just click here... Read More

02/03/2020

Behind The Scenes: Our Spring Photoshoot At Newburgh Priory

Can you believe it? Despite the wind, snow and endless rain from storm Ciara and Dennis, we have been photographing our new spring collection! On Wednesday 19th of February our team braved the elements and headed to the beautiful location of Newburgh Priory for our Spring 2020 photoshoot. Newburgh Priory is a picturesque property sitting on the edge of the Howardian Hills near Coxwold, a village very close to our HQ. This location is one of our favourites for many reasons. Firstly because it’s in an area of outstanding beauty... Read More

14/02/2020

A Labour Of Love

Introducing our Spring Gatta Collection… For our spring collection our in-house design team has been working hard to create a unique print that we guarantee you will fall in love with. Here is the story of how the new print developed from a simple idea to an entire capsule collection… It all started with a coversation between our designer Kelly and company director Helen. Thinking about trends they loved and how to bring something new to our Kit and Kaboodal range this season, they came up with the perfect idea... Read More

22/10/2019

AW19 Photoshoot

Well it’s been a busy few weeks here at Kit and Kaboodal, we recently had our autumn/winter photoshoot at a great new location and we are only just finding the time to tell you all about it! The photoshoot took place on the 8th of October and we managed to use every bit of daylight to get some great pictures of our most recent collection. But before we show you all the pictures let’s talk you through the day, starting with arriving at our brand new location, the beautiful Seaves... Read More

09/10/2019

Climbing Kilimanjaro

Earlier this year Helen and John decided to sign up for the challenge of climbing Mount Kilimanjaro to raise money for Cancer Research UK. The charity is very close to their hearts with both having parents who suffered from cancer. Helen’s father sadly passed away from cancer and Helen herself bravely battled it for five years before getting the all clear in 2016. To take on this challenge and raise as much money as possible was something they wanted to do to help more people get the all clear. To... Read More

13/08/2019

Our Look Book Has Landed

This week you may have been lucky enough to recieve a Kit and Kaboodal Summer ’19 Look Book through your door! This is the first printed look book we have ever created and we are so excited to see it being delivered to more than 30,000 people! The creation of the look book was a whole new experience for our team, and it’s definitely been a learning curve. We started with a photoshoot early in the season where we planned and created looks from best selling items as well as... Read More

23/07/2019

In The Press

It’s been an eventful few weeks at Kit and Kaboodal and we have exciting news to share! Our name has appeared in some well known high street magazines and we are delighted to see images of our Made in Italy Collection and In House Designs sitting alongside well known worldwide brands, we feel famous! The first magazine we were featured in was Woman & Home where we saw pictures of our best selling Summerbell Skirt teamed with our Witney Top. We love how they styled both pieces with a printed... Read More

21/05/2019

Our Newburgh Priory Photoshoot

On Monday 13th of May our creative team headed out for a photoshoot at our favourite location -Newburgh Priory! We previously visited this location for our autumn/winter shoot so we were so excited to visit in the spring sunshine and see how the gardens and grounds looked at this time of year. We can safely say they did not dissapoint, and if you haven’t already visited Newburgh Priory, you should make a trip now. With a beautiful walled garden, lake and a water garden there is so much to see.... Read More

19/12/2018

Kit and Kaboodal’s 2018 Roundup

2018 is nearly over, can you believe it? This year has flown by and has been full of many great events! Let’s take some time to look back over the best memories and highlights of the year! One of the first big changes at the start of this year was introducing lifestyle photography! Our team worked closely with a local photographer to develop and improve our outdoor photography to create fantastic lifestyle imagery for social media, our website and more. Introducing this photography was a massive step forward for us... Read More