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Get Suited For The Summer

With the sun making a welcome appearance and the mercury creeping ever higher, choosing a suit that’s right for the weather can be a daunting task!

Picking a cloth that’s too thick or copes badly with humidity can result in unsightly creases and leave you feeling stifled. Ideally, you want something that’s heavy enough to keep its shape, but light enough so you can keep your cool.

So, if you’re wondering what the best textile options are for your summer suit, we’ve got you covered! Amongst our vast collection of cloths, we have an array of bunches that are suitable for warmer weather – simply take your pick from our collections below:

 

 

New Fine Worsted 

Weight: 9/10oz – 255/285g

Composition: 100% wool

This delightfully cool wool cloth is crafted from Australian merino in our classic and unique plain weave construction. The uptwisted yarn and open weave affords a high degree of breathability, while the high premium finish allows for excellent crease recovery. Potentially the original ‘travel suit’ cloth, this range is recognised by tailors globally, and was originally used for the iconic cream uniforms in Singapore’s prestigious Raffles Hotel. View Collection > 

 

Luxury English Mohair

Weight: Stellar: 8/9/11oz – 230/255/285g

Composition: 100% wool/mohair

Combining mohair yarns from the Eastern Cape Province of South Africa with fine Australian merino wool, the resulting cloth is cool, durable and affords a high degree of both moisture absorption and shape retention. The collection comprises of four elemental cloths, all of which provide ideal qualities for tailoring garments to be worn in warm, humid conditions. View Collection >

 

Royal Pageant 

Weight: 9oz – 255g

Composition: 100% wool

This range of new generation elegant English gabardine is available both in a vibrant, modern palette as well as the more traditional pastels and fawns associated with the cloth. Tastefully finished with a matt effect, this cool wool cloth has extraordinary crease recovery, making it an excellent choice for warmer days. VIew Collection >

 

Natural Elements

Weight: 9oz – 255g

Composition: 100% linen

Made from versatile linen, this cool and comfortable collection is perfect for the summer months. Presenting a variety of fashionable contemporary colour options, the range is also available in a more traditional palette that is readily associated with linen outerwear.

Our Natural Elements bunches are now ready for distribution, with a choice of two dimensions – the standard option is ideal for retailers, while the half-size, hardback version is a perfectly portable choice for travelling tailors. View Collection >

 

 

Cascade 

Weight: 9oz – 255g

Composition: 50% silk, 50% linen

While this refined bunch is unsuitable for trousers, the Irish linen and Italian silk composition makes it perfect for a summer jacket. Best worn either buggy lined or unlined, the Cascade blend epitomises the cool Riviera style, and is renowned amongst industry aficionados for its quality and heritage. The cloth is cool to wear and naturally rich to the touch, and with a variety of colour and design options available, this range is perfect for creating elegant summer jacketing. View Collection >

 

Follow us on Instagram and Twitter to see how tailors from all corners of the globe are using our cloths this summer!

 

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