Versatile Hospitality Uniforms

Making your workwear more versatile

March 27, 2018

A good work uniform doesn’t have to be particularly limited to be effective. Offering variety and including different pieces within your choices of workwear can help your business to meet and surpass business needs, as well as help your staff look like professionals while still feeling like individuals. From different styles and looks, to different […]

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Winter Workwear Needs

What you need from your winter workwear

March 19, 2018

While winter can bring with it extreme conditions, like very cold temperatures and icy winds, you’ll still want your team to work just as effectively during the season as through other times of the year. Providing your staff with the right clothing in winter is essential to ensure they work to the best of their […]

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Winter uniforms when working outdoors

February 14, 2018

With the coming of winter also comes darker mornings, darker evenings, and colder, damper weather. If your business’s staff work in the outdoors and will be facing these conditions almost daily, until the season changes, what sort of additional considerations should your business make when putting together an effective outdoor winter work uniform? Simon Jersey […]

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Creating the right workwear look for your restaurant

February 7, 2018

Restaurants thrive when they create the right ambiance and first impression for their patrons. The right menu and the right decor are part of the equation, but the right look for your staff, both in the kitchen and front of house, can make all the difference. So what should you keep in mind when you […]

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Casual Workwear Essentials

January 16, 2018

The right uniform can help your staff look the part and feel great, while really emphasising the personality of your brand. While a formal, professional look can work wonders at creating a high-end or glamorous look and feel, sometimes it’s better for a brand to present itself as more laid back and relaxed. This is […]

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Changing your uniform

December 20, 2017

The look of your business, and the way your brand is presented to customers often relies quite heavily on the uniform your staff wear. Sometimes a business needs to change and evolve, either to incorporate changes in structure or to move with the times. But what should you keep in mind should you decide to […]

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Workwear for busy periods

December 13, 2017

When it’s a busy time in your company, either because of peak trading periods, a product launch, or simply due to more people interacting with your business, you should ensure your staff can be easily identified. You should also make sure they can get through a hectic shift without their uniform letting them down. So […]

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Workwear for temporary staff

November 28, 2017

When the busier times of year are approaching and you’re expecting a surge in demand, footfall and customers, taking on some additional staff can help your business thrive until things settle down again. But how should you handle uniforms for staff if they’re only temporary additions to your business? We explain some of the things […]

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Creating a corporate uniform for management

November 10, 2017

There are a number of elements that go into putting together an effective uniform for your management team. A well-designed outfit can help your management staff feel more confident and authoritative, which can help in the smooth operation and running of your business. To help you create a great uniform for your business’s management team, […]

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Seasonal workwear trends to try this autumn and winter

November 3, 2017

Your staff uniform doesn’t need to stay the same from season to season. You can adapt it or make small or big changes to keep it fresh and in line with the latest seasonal fashion trends. Here are some seasonal workwear ideas to think about to ensure your uniform still delivers to the end of […]

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Creating a corporate uniform with longevity

October 26, 2017

A corporate uniform should provide a professional, smart and striking look, which fits with a business’s brand and serious tone, while allowing employees to continuously appear on top form for colleagues and clients alike. But with corporate offices coming with long and demanding days, staff business wear should also come with longevity. So what should […]

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Uniform essentials for receptionists

October 19, 2017

From the reception of a medical centre to that of a contemporary business, here are some key ideas for uniform essentials that could suit your company receptionists. What to think about when creating a receptionist uniform   When putting together a receptionist uniform, you should consider clothing that does several things. It should: Look good, […]

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Which fabric and materials are best for my workwear?

October 13, 2017

Doing a job well isn’t just about having the skills, training and motivation to work effectively each day. The clothing you wear, and the fabrics that clothing is made of, can help you do a job to the best of your abilities. From customer-facing positions in hospitality to demanding jobs in healthcare, we explain what […]

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Uniform essentials for working outside

October 9, 2017

Outdoor work can take many different forms, and each industry has different considerations to keep in mind to help keep their staff safe and injury-free when carrying out their job. We’ve put together this guide to help you create the best company workwear possible for your staff when working outside. Meeting the needs of your […]

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Cleaning your workwear

September 28, 2017

A uniform is, for many, a symbol of pride and a sign of belonging to something, whether that’s a service or an organisation. Keeping a uniform clean is important, not only to look nice but also to present the best look you can. And to make the best impression on customers and members of the […]

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How to use statement colours in your workwear

September 14, 2017

Using colour in your uniform can offer a wide variety of benefits to any business, and there are many different ways that you can make use of colour in your workwear. From simple team unity, to offering assistance to the more vulnerable, the right use of colour can help your business just as much as […]

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Uniform essentials for healthcare staff

August 31, 2017

Healthcare staff in any kind of business have a lot of needs to consider when it comes to wearing an effective uniform that leaves patients feeling comfortable, while leaving staff professional and fit for purpose throughout the day. Simon Jersey take you through some considerations on uniform essentials for your healthcare staff Reassuring style from […]

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What footwear do I need for work?

August 24, 2017

Whichever industry you work in, your footwear should be a vital part of your staff uniform. For all lines of work, the right footwear will benefit your business in some fashion. It could be to ensure safety, to ensure comfort through the longest days in fast-paced industries, or simply to make a fashionable statement as […]

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Creating a corporate uniform look that works all year round

August 16, 2017

When putting together a uniform for your staff, there are a large variety of options to choose from that provide a good mix of practicality and comfort throughout the year. Whether you’re looking for casual comfort, or unbeatable high-end style, we explain how to put together a staff uniform that works for all seasons. Keeping […]

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Uniform essentials for a beauty salon

August 10, 2017

A beauty salon is a place to unwind, relax and be pampered. Anything that can add to the feeling of luxury for the customer is a definite bonus for a business. Your staff uniforms are no exception. The right workwear can make an amazing impression on the customer and set the tone for their visit. […]

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The benefits of a nursing uniform

August 2, 2017

When it comes to putting together a nursing uniform, there are several considerations that need to be made. Having a proper uniform for your workplace can offer many key benefits. We explain what to look for in your staff uniforms, and the benefits a well thought out uniform can have. Comfort and style in equal […]

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Using colour: Secrets from Starbucks

July 31, 2017

Last week, Starbucks revealed why you sometimes see its Baristas wearing different coloured aprons. They’re famous for their green aprons, but intriguingly sometimes you see one person in a different colour. And it’s not at random, there are lots of reasons Starbucks does this. Firstly, they use different colours as a way to single out […]

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Case study: mydentist uniforms

July 26, 2017

As well as all the uniform garments available to buy here on the website we also offer a managed account service to some of the UK’s best known brands. We’re proud of our long-standing relationship with mydentist which has lasted more than 10 years. Part of the IDH Group, mydentist has more than 670 practices making […]

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Uniform essentials for front of house staff

July 24, 2017

When thinking about uniform essentials for your front of house team, it’s important to choose those that create the right look for your business. Whether you’re putting together the uniform for your hotel reception staff, or the hosting team of your high-end restaurant, we aim to explain what essentials you should keep in mind for […]

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Staff uniforms, adding the right finishing touches

July 17, 2017

Making the right impression on a customer is one of the crucial roles a uniform should play. You can spend a great deal of time and money putting together the perfect uniform, only to finally see it on your staff and feel like something is missing. Perhaps, that last finishing touch that really helps your […]

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Contemporary suiting

New Contemporary suiting launched

June 22, 2017

We’ve launched our new Contemporary suiting range to give a stylish option for your uniforms. Our customers want their team to look smart, but they want them to look on-trend too. That’s why we’ve launched Contemporary – a fashion-forward and elegant suiting range. The new collection of male and female suiting has been specially created to […]

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Workwear style – Dress like an athlete!

April 11, 2017

Dress like an athlete with our workwear staples We’re lucky enough to be Team GB’s supplier of formalwear, providing the suits athletes wear for important events. Now you can dress like Jess Ennis or Katherine Grainger with our separates inspired by our designs for the athletes. New this year is this incredibly easy to wear wrap […]

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Hospitality uniform trend – Denim aprons

March 31, 2017

If there’s one key trend in hospitality right now it’s denim. It is a modern classic and perfect for hospitality uniforms because it is fashionable yet comfortable and extremely hard wearing. To help hotel, bar and restaurant teams achieve the look we have launched this brand-new range of blue denim aprons. In hospitality the way your […]

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Workwear style – The new ruffle front work dress

March 20, 2017

  It is now easier than ever to look stylish at work, thanks to our brand new two in one ruffle front dress! This chic new dress incorporates an elegant and cool crepe de chine blouse and a knee-length skirt in our top-selling Qualitas fabric. Designed to create a simple, one-step uniform it offers an elegant silhouette […]

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Workwear style – New elegant blouses

March 14, 2017

Simon Jersey is helping to update workwear this spring with the launch of a new range of blouses in the latest styles. The new designs are all made with our easy to wash and wear crepe de chine fabric and are available in six elegant colours. That means that customers can choose the shade that suits their […]

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New beauty salonwear looks – Ruffle tunic

February 28, 2017

We have launched our latest salonwear range for beauty therapists and hair salons! Our latest range includes the styles, shapes and colours that will update your work wardrobe for this season. The new collection includes key pieces such as our side ruffle tunic. If there’s one key fashion trend for this season it’s the ruffle. We’ve […]

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10 expert tips to ensure you make fashionable workwear choices in 2017

February 24, 2017

Twice a year, everybody who’s anybody in the fashion world descends on the UK’s capital for a full week of incredible designs. But as much as we may aspire to wear the clothes we see on the catwalks, many of us worry that the designs we love aren’t exactly appropriate office wear. Fortunately, however, it […]

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A new season of salon fashion at Professional Beauty London

February 20, 2017

With fashion weeks taking place around the world this month thoughts are firmly on style. Here at Simon Jersey we’re no different. We’re getting ready to launch our latest range of salonwear for beauty teams at Professional Beauty London! We’re going to be bringing our brand-new range of salonwear to the show which takes place […]

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1 in 5 Brits will refuse to leave a tip if you look scruffy – Why it’s so important to make the right workwear choices

November 11, 2016

Tipping has always been a grey area in the UK, and the “unwritten rules” that many people follow are very much open to interpretation. Simon Jersey’s research shows that the way in which a person dresses can have a major bearing on whether or not they receive a tip from a customer. As our infographic […]

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Creating Your Signature Work Wear Look

October 4, 2016

What is a signature look? First of all, it’s worth pointing out that a signature look doesn’t necessarily mean wearing the exact same outfit over and over again. Similarly, a signature look doesn’t have to be bold and expressive, it can be understated and casual, it’s your signature look. A signature look is personal. It […]

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How To Wear A Suit

April 25, 2016

You may be thinking “everyone wears a suit, how hard can it be?”! Well, you may be surprised! We are going to walk you through the top 10 tips on wearing your Sunday best whilst oozing smooth and sophisticated. 1.The width of the tie should match the width of the lapel. It’s all about balance […]

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How To Dress For An Interview

April 15, 2016

How you dress for a job interview could be far more important than you think. No matter who you are, your appearance is the first thing that people will notice about you, and first impressions are usually formed within the first seven seconds of meeting someone – according to this article by Forbes Magazine. Therefore, […]

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