Burberry is a British luxury fashion house established in 1856 by Thomas Burberry. Headquartered in London, England, Burberry specializes in ready-to-wear products, including leather goods, footwear, and trench coats, for which the brand is most famous,

The brand is also well-known for its plaid pattern, called the Burberry check. The Burberry check was first used to line their raincoats in the 1920s, but it was the 1960s that saw it become the unmistakable Burberry signature we know today.

Today, the Burberry check, consisting of a beige background with black, white, and red intersecting stripes, is one of the most recognizable brand signifiers in the world.