Another Look At Our Beautiful Sophia Jacket
I always like to show the jackets I have designed styled in a few different ways to give my customers different options. A few days ago I decided to revisit our beautiful Sophia jacket. It is made from a classic tweed fabric with contrasting brown velvet trim,moncler lans A style that it never goes out of fashion.
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As far as where the name Tweed came from,moncler outlet uk the story goes that sometime around 1830,moncler ski a London merchant received a letter from a Scottish company in Hawick about some tweels. The London merchant misinterpreted the handwriting of “Tweel” (Twill In USA),moncler jumper understanding it to be a trade-name taken from the river Tweed that flows through the Scottish Border textile area. Subsequently the goods were advertised in the store as Tweed,moncler bambino and the name has remained ever since.
Today tweeds are used all over the world for all kinds of garments but they are still very popular for outerwear. I’ve always loved tweed as I tend to love menswear fabrics. I am always looking for interesting tweeds to use in my “Jacket Society