Fox Large Herringbone in Midnight
Fox Brothers' Large Herringbone in Midnight
CODE: CWF37 S0505/1.17
WEIGHT: 680/710g (24/25oz)
TYPE: Fox Overcoating
This flannel finished large herringbone is dark navy, will look slendid made into a elegant 1920's chesterfield overcoat. This heavily set cloth is given a flannel finish resluting in a beautiful luxurious soft handle. The flannel finish looses the clear definition of the herringbone resulting a subtle texture. Weighing 23/24 oz, this heavier cloth is ideal for an overcoat. Available in melange midnight navy lambswool, woven by Fox Brothers in their Somerset mill.
- 150cm width
- Woven by Fox Brothers and Co. in the South West England
- 100% Fine Merino
- Dry clean only
- Your tailor will be able to advise of quantity of cloth required
This West of England overcoating collection is all woven in Fox Brothers' Somerset Mill. Fox has been weaving fine cloth since 1772. The Cloth in this bunch uses 100% wool. Using ‘Kersey’ yarn we have created a range of durable, yet luxurious overcoat cloths. The collection also includes the Fox Brothers West of England Covert Cloth.
The overcoating cloths take reference for Fox Brothers extensive archive held at our Somerset Mill. The cloths are classic and timeless using traditional methods that Fox have pioneered over many generations.
The weight of cloth in this collection varies between 500 grams to 1,000 grams.
The collection includes ‘British Warm’, ‘West of England Covert’, ‘Chesterfield’ and the very British ‘Reefer’ cloth.
In addition to being the original creators of flannel, Fox Brothers’ long and illustrious history includes the development of the serge drape mixture, now known worldwide as khaki, which was given Royal approval by the Prince of Wales in 1900.