these are great lookbooks, the only thing that is as good as the Japanese magazines like MensEx, so take the time to go through them
older years issues included as well
Quote:Originally Posted by mktitsworth How about the "Dusk Haris tweed"?
they sent me the swatch for the Dusk and it's very different...more of a greyish ashy color in person, not the brown/olive/rust of the...
Quote:Originally Posted by Eustace Tilley Norcal - Molloy & Sons offers a very similar tweed:
Thanks for the suggestion, Eustice, but I'm afraid it still very...
Quote:Originally Posted by Manton First of all, that would not be right as a suit.
Second, it looks EXACTLY like my Scabal shetland, which is also discontinued. I don't think the color is quite as unique as you may fear.
QUESTION: do any of you know the guy who runs Bookster (tweed-jacket.com) by any chance (his name is Peter)?
last year they used to sell a brown/olive tweed called Taransay that was stunning. I ordered enough for a vest just to guage...
has anyone given their Filson trucker (tan) a wash to make it look more distresed, less waxy, etc, andmake it more breathable???
how does it look? pics would be helpful as would any experience with shrinkage
if nobody has, I'll try it...