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  • 17/0474 vintage gieves & hawkes savile row bespoke heavyweight green wp check tweed suit 42 short to regular
  • 17/0474 vintage gieves & hawkes savile row bespoke heavyweight green wp check tweed suit 42 short to regular
  • 17/0474 vintage gieves & hawkes savile row bespoke heavyweight green wp check tweed suit 42 short to regular
  • 17/0474 vintage gieves & hawkes savile row bespoke heavyweight green wp check tweed suit 42 short to regular
  • 17/0474 vintage gieves & hawkes savile row bespoke heavyweight green wp check tweed suit 42 short to regular
  • 17/0474 vintage gieves & hawkes savile row bespoke heavyweight green wp check tweed suit 42 short to regular
  • 17/0474 vintage gieves & hawkes savile row bespoke heavyweight green wp check tweed suit 42 short to regular
  • 17/0474 vintage gieves & hawkes savile row bespoke heavyweight green wp check tweed suit 42 short to regular
  • 17/0474 vintage gieves & hawkes savile row bespoke heavyweight green wp check tweed suit 42 short to regular
  • 17/0474 vintage gieves & hawkes savile row bespoke heavyweight green wp check tweed suit 42 short to regular
  • 17/0474 vintage gieves & hawkes savile row bespoke heavyweight green wp check tweed suit 42 short to regular
  • 17/0474 vintage gieves & hawkes savile row bespoke heavyweight green wp check tweed suit 42 short to regular
  • 17/0474 vintage gieves & hawkes savile row bespoke heavyweight green wp check tweed suit 42 short to regular
  • 17/0474 vintage gieves & hawkes savile row bespoke heavyweight green wp check tweed suit 42 short to regular
  • 17/0474 vintage gieves & hawkes savile row bespoke heavyweight green wp check tweed suit 42 short to regular
  • 17/0474 vintage gieves & hawkes savile row bespoke heavyweight green wp check tweed suit 42 short to regular
  • 17/0474 vintage gieves & hawkes savile row bespoke heavyweight green wp check tweed suit 42 short to regular
  • 17/0474 vintage gieves & hawkes savile row bespoke heavyweight green wp check tweed suit 42 short to regular
  • 17/0474 vintage gieves & hawkes savile row bespoke heavyweight green wp check tweed suit 42 short to regular
  • 17/0474 vintage gieves & hawkes savile row bespoke heavyweight green wp check tweed suit 42 short to regular
  • 17/0474 vintage gieves & hawkes savile row bespoke heavyweight green wp check tweed suit 42 short to regular
  • 17/0474 vintage gieves & hawkes savile row bespoke heavyweight green wp check tweed suit 42 short to regular
  • 17/0474 vintage gieves & hawkes savile row bespoke heavyweight green wp check tweed suit 42 short to regular
  • 17/0474 vintage gieves & hawkes savile row bespoke heavyweight green wp check tweed suit 42 short to regular
  • 17/0474 vintage gieves & hawkes savile row bespoke heavyweight green wp check tweed suit 42 short to regular
  • 17/0474 vintage gieves & hawkes savile row bespoke heavyweight green wp check tweed suit 42 short to regular
  • 17/0474 vintage gieves & hawkes savile row bespoke heavyweight green wp check tweed suit 42 short to regular
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17/0474 vintage gieves & hawkes savile row bespoke heavyweight green wp check tweed suit 42 short to regular

£125.00
£104.17 TAX FREE
  • The Chaps Say:

    Heavyweight quality from renowned Savile Row house. A reliable sort.

    • Dated
    • Heavyweight cloth
    • Single-breasted
    • Working cuff
    • Slanted hip pockets
    • Satin linings
    • Centre vent
    • Twin-pleat trouser
    • Belt loops
    • Turn-up

    Condition: VERY GOOD - would be considered 'Excellent' but for some minor flaws. Several areas of wear / minor flaws but nothing at all serious. Not 'Sunday best' but should be a good, solid worker. See photos.

    Estimated size to fit: UK / US 42 Short to Regular, Europe 52

    Jacket:

    Underarm to underarm - 22.25"
    Across fastening - 21"
    Cuff to underarm - 16.5"
    Cuff to shoulder seam - 23.25"
    Shoulders - 18"
    Length from nape of neck (excluding collar) to hem - 30.5"

    Trousers:

    Waist - 36.5" plus 2" to let out
    Outside leg - 41.75"
    Inside leg - 30" plus 1" to let down
    Width at hem - 9"
    Width of turn up - 1.5"

    Our stock ref: 17/0474
    Unpacked weight: 1820g

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Tweed Standards

A savvy row buying guide.

Tweed originated in Scotland and Ireland as a way for farmers to battle the chilly, damp climate. The cloth was rough, thick, and felted and the colors were muted and earthy. The cloth was made in the Tweed Valley, and some believe that is the origin of the word. A more popular legend has it that the name tweed is a twist on the Scottish word for “tweel” or twill, which is the signature weave of the fabric. In 1826, a London clerk accidentally transcribed an order to “tweel” and wrote “tweed” instead, and from there the name came into use.

The Ghillie Collar is now associated almost exclusively with hacking jackets. In fact, all coats originally buttoned to the neck with a ghillie collar which looks something like a shirt collar. The coat buttoned at the neck, right under the centre of the collar. Men increasingly left the top button unbuttoned, and wore neckties with the coat. Before long they simply folded the upper coat edges back. The gap between the ghillie collar and the top of the coat front became the notch in a notched lapel. The enjoyment is in the detail!


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