Fristads have been making high-quality workwear since 1925. Founded in the village of Fristads near Borås, Sweden, they have grown to be a major brand in the sector. In the 20’s workwear was not available in Sweden, so John Magnusson grabbed the opportunity to exploit an open marketplace. By 1929, Magnusson’s company was the first to make jeans. He had created a complete range of workwear that included coveralls, blouses and coats for dockers.
Magnussons first workforce was made up of skilled seamstresses from local farms – meaning that the people best placed to understand the people wearing the clothes. The speed of production and quality of clothes meant that demand soon outstripped supply and new factory premises were acquired. This foundation of market knowledge and experience means that today, Fristads understand the needs of working professionals better than many in the sector. Fristads' clothing is both functional and designed to look good.
Fristads' design focuses on you and your body, alongside your working environment. Their clothing range is designed to ensure that you can work at your best no matter what environment you are working in.
From flame-retardant skins and under garments to hi vis jackets, trousers and coveralls, the Fristads range of workwear is great quality, reliable and safe. Tuffshop stocks a wide range of Fristads clothing, protection and accessories.