Organic Cord Workwear Jacket

CAD 325.00
Firewood
Size: 6

Darts cinch in the cuffs of our workwear jacket, bringing a gently rounded shape to the dropped sleeves. Crafted from organic cotton cord with rounded patch pockets, then finished with an internal hanging loop.

6 Wale organic cotton cord. Point collar. Dropped sleeves. Darted buttoned cuffs. Rounded patch pockets. Back buttoned tabs. Internal hanging loop. Horn buttons.

Details

Machine wash 30ºC. 100% cotton.
Made in China. These cotton fibres have been grown in a chemical and pesticide free environment.

Size & Fit

Regular fit. Length: Low hip. Sleeves: Full length.
Length for size 12 is.

Delivery & Returns

Reviews

The History of Corduroy

Corduroy chimes perfectly with the conker-brown and mustard shades, deep-lapel collars and wide, high-waisted trousers of the 1970s. During the decade, it was buoyed by the sartorial choices of Jane Birkin and Brigitte Bardot (who between them could render anything iconic).

Today, corduroy is a celebration of quirky glamour. It is practical without being drab; plush without being flashy. 1970s intellectuals doubtless appreciated corduroy for its durability as well as its looks. What they would also have known and what has been almost forgotten since is that its status as anti-establishment badge of cool was no accident. In fact, for much of the 19th century, corduroy was a symbol both of working-class identity and political radicalism.

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