Merc clothing was born on the fashion capital of London, Carnaby Street and is the original heritage brand that was the epicentre for young and sophisticated fashion in the 1960′s. The classic Merc Harrington being a popular and essential item of clothing, adopted by youth cultures and sub cultures from the Mods and Punks to the Skinheads and Suedeheads. As part of the Mod craze that overwhelmed Carnaby St, Merc became very involved with the music scene and still is to this day.