Classic Canes
What to Stock Now

WHAT TO STOCK IN FEBRUARY 2015

This month's advice for Classic Canes stockists. Trade prices are not shown here, but are available to retailers upon request.

At Classic Canes, February is SHOWTIME! We are exhibiting at the International Spring Fair (Hall 20, Stand K10-L11) and at BETA (Stand P7.2). All trade visitors are very welcome. We will have all our Spring 2015 new products on display. This month, we are using our What To Stock Now page to showcase these new additions to our range:


1232


NEW - ANTLER CROSSHANDLE ON BLACKTHORN, STOUT

Ref. 1232. A very hearty and traditional country person's stick. The antler cross piece forms a characterful handle, held with the crown to the front of the hand. It is mounted on a sturdy length of blackthorn, one of the most highly prized woods for stick making on account of its rich colour and spiky bark. It is fitted with a plain metal ferrule and the overall height is approximately 97cm (38").

IN STOCK.


1421


NEW: CHESTNUT SHEPHERD'S CROOK WITH CARVED SPIRAL

Ref. 1421. A very striking long stick, this shepherd's crook is ideal for country occasions and will prove an original accessory and talking point. It is made from chestnut wood, steamed into the traditional shepherd's crook shape. The wood has been hand scorched to produce the deep brown colour, which contrasts with the two parallel carved spirals: one narrow and unscorched, the other wider and lightly scorched. Overall height approximately 135cm. Fitted with a plain metal ferrule.

AVAILABLE IN EARLY FEBRUARY


3604, 3605


NEW: BIRCH DERBY, LADIES' AND GENTS' SIZES

Ref.s 3604 (ladies) & 3605 (gents). A very smart walking stick, crafted to the highest standards. The supportive derby handle is made from birch wood, prized for its interesting grain pattern and warm tones. It is mounted on a beech wood shaft that has been stained an attractive cherry colour, providing a sophisticated contrast with the handle. The stick is fitted with a smart brass collar and a discreet, non-slip black, rubber ferrule. A perfect cane for a connoisseur. Overall height 92cm (ladies) or 97cm (gents) . Ferrule diameter: 16mm.

AVAILABLE IN EARLY FEBRUARY


5115


NEW: BEECH DERBY WITH ACRYLIC LEOPARD PRINT HANDLE

Ref. 5115. A very smart stick for the stylish walking stick user. The acrylic handle contains an upmarket leopard print fabric panel, which co-ordinates well with the high quality, tapered beech shaft. Fitted with a smart brass collar and a neat non-slip rubber ferrule, the overall height of this elegant cane is 92cm. Ferrule diameter 16mm.

IN STOCK


3606A


NEW: RETRO DERBY, CHOCOLATE & CARAMEL, ADJUSTABLE

Ref. 3606A. An extremely fashionable cane, with a cheery pattern harking back to popular mid-century design motifs. The plastic derby handle is coated with a textured finish in a burnished gold colour that complements the rich chocolate, caramel and golden hues of the patterned aluminium shaft. The quality is exceptional for this type of adjustable cane: the aluminium is very smooth and the printing is very sharp and clear. The cane adjusts in height from 78 to 103cm, so it will fit a wide range of users. This cane makes an excellent accessory for the stick user who cares about quality and appearance. Suitable for ladies and gentlemen. Ferrule diameter 16mm.

AVAILABLE IN EARLY FEBRUARY


3606B


NEW: RETRO DERBY, GOLD & BURNGUNDY, ADJUSTABLE

Ref. 3606B. An extremely fashionable cane, with a cheery pattern harking back to popular mid-century design motifs. The plastic derby handle is coated with a textured finish in a burnished gold colour that complements the rich gold and burgundy hues of the patterned aluminium shaft. The subsidiary colours include white, sage green and coffee brown, ensuring this cane can be matched to many ensembles. The quality is exceptional for this type of adjustable cane: the aluminium is very smooth and the printing is very sharp and clear. The cane adjusts in height from 78 to 103cm, so it will fit a wide range of users. This cane makes an excellent accessory for the stick user who cares about quality and appearance. Suitable for ladies and gentlemen. Ferrule diameter 16mm.

AVAILABLE IN EARLY FEBRUARY


3606C


NEW: RETRO DERBY, BLACK, SILVER & GOLD, ADJUSTABLE

Ref. 3606C. An extremely fashionable cane, with a swirly pattern harking back to popular mid-century design motifs. The plastic derby handle is coated with a soft-touch silver finish that complements the black, silver and gold hues of the patterned aluminium shaft. The neutral tones mean this cane would work well with almost any ensemble. The quality is exceptional for this type of adjustable cane: the aluminium is very smooth and the printing is very sharp and clear. The cane adjusts in height from 78 to 103cm, so it will fit a wide range of users. This cane makes an excellent accessory for the stick user who cares about quality and appearance. Suitable for ladies and gentlemen. Ferrule diameter 16mm.

AVAILABLE IN EARLY FEBRUARY


4652E


NEW: PETITE FOLDING CANE, CREAM, BLACK & RED CHECK, ADJUSTABLE

Ref. 4652E. A very neat and elegant folding cane with a petite handle suitable for smaller hands. The pattern features a chic black, cream and red small check design. Both the light and strong aluminium shaft and the plastic handle are patterned. The shaft folds into four sections. The sections meet with an end-to-end 'easy-joint', which is easily managed by those without much strength in their wrists. Fitted with a rubber ferrule and smart metal collar. Height adjustable from 77 to 85cm. Ferrule diameter 16mm.

AVAILABLE IN EARLY FEBRUARY


4646H


NEW: FOLDING DERBY, MULTI-COLOURED TARTAN, ADJUSTABLE

Ref. 4646H. A walking stick that is a fashion statement as much as a walking aid! It features a striking, all-over multi coloured tartan pattern. The shape of the handle offers excellent support to the hand and may be hooked over the arm when not in use. The strong and light aluminium shaft folds into four sections. It is height adjustable from 82 to 92cm in 2.5cm increments. Fitted with a rubber ferrule and smart metal collar. Ferrule diameter 19mm.

AVAILABLE IN EARLY FEBRUARY


4646N


NEW: FOLDING DERBY, BLUE TARTAN, ADJUSTABLE

Ref. 4646N. A walking stick that is a fashion statement as much as a walking aid! It features a cheerful, all-over blue tartan pattern. The shape of the handle offers excellent support to the hand and may be hooked over the arm when not in use. The strong and light aluminium shaft folds into four sections. It is height adjustable from 82 to 92cm in 2.5cm increments. Fitted with a rubber ferrule and smart metal collar. Ferrule diameter 19mm.

AVAILABLE IN EARLY FEBRUARY


4609L and R


NEW: ORTHOPAEDIC CANE WITH SHOCK-ABSORBER, ADJUSTABLE, LEFT OR RIGHT HAND MODELS

Ref.s 4609L (left) & 4609R (right). A very practical and comfortable walking stick. The shaped handle spreads the user's weight across the palm of the hand, making it comfortable to use for extended periods of time. The visible shock absorber mechanism reduces the 'jarring' caused to the wrist and elbow joints each time the cane makes contact with the ground. The plastic handle and aluminium shaft are both black; the shock absorber mechanism is chrome plated for a smart appearance. Fitted with a non-slip rubber ferrule, the cane is height-adjustable between 77 and 100cm. It is fitted with a screw-tightening attachment, to ensure a firm fit and no irritating rattling sounds when the cane is in use. Cane available in left or right handed versions; often bought as a pair. Ferrule diameter 19mm.

AVAILABLE IN EARLY FEBRUARY


3716


NEW: RUBBER FERRULE TO FIT SEAT STICKS REF.S 3710BN, 3710BK, 3711, 3712 & 3715.

Ref. 3716. A special rubber ferrule with a square aperture to fit on the square points of selected Classic Canes seat sticks (ref.s 3710BN, 3710BK, 3711, 3712 and 3715). The rubber ferrule is for use when walking with the seat stick. Users must be aware that if they then sit on the seat stick, increasing greatly the pressure on the ferrule from the point of the seat stick, the lifespan of the ferrule will be reduced accordingly.

AVAILABLE IN APRIL


1773


NEW: JEWELLER'S WHITE GLOVES, FOR HANDLING SILVER & FINE CANES

Ref.s 1773S (small) & 1773L (large). Jeweller's white gloves, one pair, Poly-cotton. Add drama to your sale and protect your silver canes from fingerprints and scratches.

Comply to quality standard EN420. Laundering not recommended. Store in a cool, dry place out of direct sunlight.

Small = glove size 8. Large = glove size 10.

IN STOCK


Further help



As always, please do not hesitate to contact us for specific advice on what to stock in your business just now. We will be delighted to advise you and, if required, analyse your current stock and produce suggested orders for your approval.

Charlotte Gillan
Managing Partner
27th January 2015

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