A summer tweed sport jacket is quite the oxymoron. While some may read on in disbelief, textile development has truly evolved so much that a summer tweed is entirely possible.
The transformation of turning regular tweed into a breathable and comfortable summer fabric involves the creation of an open mesh weave with snubbing and translucency fibers. These fibers are of various colouration as typically seen in Donegal formats. The overall effect is elegant and refined.
The half-lined construction of this jacket makes it breathable enough for summer wear allowing wearers to be comfortable all season long. Longevity and adaptability are achieved by the colouration in the fabric and the ability to add flannel shirts as well as traditional light grey flannel trousers, should the temperatures cool as the colder seasons approach.
A continuing trend in the use of innovative fabrics and unique design is important in creating an individual identity where we strong believe, “form follows function”