Parlez is a clothing company that specialises in menswear. Launched in 2012, Parlez strives to craft high-quality products for everyday life, producing a wide range of garments and accessories. Parlez is very motivated to make as many environmentally friendly and sustainable choices as possible when creating their designs.
Who are the founders of Parlez?
The founder of Parlez is Cav Bunkhall. Parlez started as a t-shirt brand in Cav Bunkhall’s garage, over time t-shirts were to be seen in local shops and later into stores in Wales where Cav met William Clinkard who is now a co-owner of Parlez. Parlez was selling fast in William’s store when he said he wanted to be more involved and now Parlez has grown to be seen on highstreets all around UK & Europe.
Where are Parlez based?
Parlez has always been a home grown British brand and is located just out of Bristol, UK.
What inspires Parlez?
Parlez gets their inspiration from the history and aesthetics of sailing. Creating minimalistic designs for everyday wear.
How does Parlez help the planet?
Every order Parlez receives are dispatched in recyclable or biodegradable packaging, and are using a carbon neutral courier. All Parlez t-shirts are manufactured from GOTS Certified Organic Cotton and by 2023 they aim to manufacture clothing using organic, recycled or sustainable fabrics. Parlez are proud to be working with ‘1% For The Planet’, and every year Parlez donate 1% of their annual sales towards organisations focused on helping the environment and help contribute to improve the health of our oceans.
How to pronounce Parlez?
The brand name is pronounced Par-ley.
Does Parlez sizing run small?
Parlez is a true to size brand but some items may run slightly larger. Please see the Parlez size guides below.
Some Parlez T-shirts are purposefully cut large to have a more relaxed, oversized style.
S M L XL
Chest (in) 36 40 44 48
Length (in) 27 29 31 32
Parlez adds some inches to the smaller sizes when it comes to their sweatshirts and sports hoodies as this allows more room for layering.
S M L XL
Chest (in) 45 47 49 51
Length (in) 26.5 27 29 31
Parlez doesn’t do slim fits when it comes to button-down shirts. This is a brand based on streetwear style, looking refined but relaxed.
S M L XL
Chest (in) 40 43 46 49
Length (in) 26 26.5 27 27.5
Parlez adds some inches to the smaller sizes when it comes to their hoodie to allow room for layering.
S M L XL
Chest (in) 42 46 49 53
Length (in) 28.5 29.5 30.5 31.5