hoggs of fife gardening jacketGreetings, fellow green thumbs! Today, I’m thrilled to share my thoughts on what I consider to be the essential gardening clothing for all weather conditions for men and women – the Hoggs of Fife Green King Jacket and Waterproof Trousers. As a seasoned gardening enthusiast, I understand the importance of durable, functional gear that can withstand the rigours of outdoor work. Let’s dive into why the Green King ensemble is a game-changer for gardening enthusiasts everywhere.

Essential Gardeners Clothing

First and foremost, let’s talk about usefulness. The Green King Jacket and Waterproof Trousers are crafted with meticulous attention to detail, using high-quality materials that ensure longevity and performance. Constructed from a robust blend of polyester and cotton, these garments boast exceptional water-resistance without compromising breathability – a crucial factor when you’re knee-deep in soil or battling changes in weather conditions.

Hoggs of Fife Green King II Waterproof Jacket

One of the standout features of the Green King Jacket is its thoughtful design. Equipped with multiple spacious pockets, including two chest pockets, two internal security pockets perfect for a mobile phone and two lower patch pockets, this jacket provides ample storage for all your gardening essentials. Plus the deep hand pockets at the hip are easily accessible. Whether it’s your trusty pruning shears, packets of seeds, or gloves, you’ll have everything you need right at your fingertips.

Additionally, the adjustable cuffs and hem allow for a customised fit, ensuring maximum comfort and protection against the elements.

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Hoggs of Fife Green King II Waterproof Gardening Trousers

Now, let’s shift our focus to the Waterproof Gardening Trousers. Made from the same durable material as the jacket, these trousers are a game-changer for any gardener. The fully waterproof design means you can bid farewell to soggy bottoms during those rainy days in the garden. But it’s not just about keeping dry – the articulated padded knees and stretchy waistband provide space to move freely, allowing you to bend, kneel, and squat with ease while tending to your plants.

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A Versatile Gardening Jacket and Trouser Set

But usefulness aside, let’s talk about versatility. The Green King Jacket and Waterproof Trousers aren’t just for gardening – they’re perfect for a variety of outdoor activities. Whether you’re hiking through rugged terrain or tackling yard work on a blustery day, these garments offer unparalleled protection and comfort. Plus, their classic, understated design makes them suitable for everyday wear, ensuring you’ll look stylish whether you’re in the garden or out and about.

Durability is another key factor to consider when investing in gardening attire, and the Green King ensemble certainly delivers in this department. Built to withstand the demands of regular use, these garments are tough enough to handle bushes, rough terrain, and everything in between. With proper care, you can expect years of reliable performance from your Green King Jacket and Waterproof Trousers, making them a worthwhile investment for any gardening enthusiast.

But perhaps the most compelling reason to choose the Green King gear is its commitment to sustainability. Hoggs of Fife, a renowned British brand with a legacy of over 130 years, is dedicated to minimising its environmental footprint. By using responsibly sourced materials and prioritising ethical manufacturing practices, the Green King Jacket and Waterproof Trousers are not only kind to the planet but also to the communities involved in their production.

Green King Range

Hoggs of Fife Green King Collection

Left: 1/4 Zip Bonded Fleece, Right: Green King Waterproof Bib & Brace 

There are three other fantastic products in the Hoggs of Fife Green King range, the Green King II Waterproof Smock, Green King II Waterproof Bib and Brace Overalls and the 1/4 Zip Bonded Fleece.

hoggs of fife green king II waterproof smockThe Hoggs of Fife Green King II Waterproof Smock and Hoggs of Fife Green King II Waterproof Bib and Brace are both durable and versatile outdoor workwear options. The Green King Smock features a practical half-zip design with spacious front pockets, ideal for storing tools and essentials, while the Green King Bib and Brace offers full-body protection with adjustable shoulder straps and multiple pockets for enhanced functionality, great when bending and lifts in the garden. Both garments are crafted from high-quality materials, showcasing the brand’s commitment to durability and comfort, making them popular choices for individuals in various outdoor work environments.

For dryer but cooler days, why not try the Hoggs of Fife Green King II Bonded Fleece. The Hoggs of Fife Green King II Bonded Fleece is a premium outdoor garment specifically tailored for gardeners. This fleece features a bonded construction, providing excellent warmth and durability, perfect for those cooler days spent working outdoors. With a stylish design and practical features such as a quarter length zip and multiple pockets for convenient storage of tools and essentials, the Green King II Bonded Fleece offers both comfort and functionality. Its rugged yet comfortable design makes it an ideal choice for gardeners seeking reliable and versatile outerwear to tackle various gardening tasks with ease.


In conclusion, the Hoggs of Fife Green King Jacket and Waterproof Trousers are a must-have addition to any gardener’s wardrobe. With their unbeatable combination of practicality, versatility, durability, and sustainability, these garments offer everything you need to tackle the challenges of gardening with confidence and style. Whether you’re pottering around your own backyard or cultivating an allotment, the Green King ensemble will be your trusted companion through rain or shine.

So why wait? Upgrade your gardening clothing today and experience the difference with Hoggs of Fife Green King Jacket and Waterproof Trousers. Your garden – and your wardrobe – will thank you for it!

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