Originally Posted by jamezism
Do indigo dyed garments bleed a lot? I ordered the star iron ore shirt and was wondering if it requires any kind of special care? I already own a Gitman Vintage shirt with a star...
Ah, yes. That seems to be the answer.
Thanks a lot.
The fabric of the one you linked to seems to be the same. Just the collar is different. In the one above it's probably shearling lined.
This RRL one is...
Originally Posted by Eric Gill Sans
I will call into the Ventile offices when I'm next passing and ask - they are only about 2 miles from my house
But I guess it is because through wear the fibres stretch...
For Sale is this beautiful indigo blue Wabash stripe railroad cap from Workers.
I'd say it's a size M with the leather strap nearly closed. By opening it one gets another two centimeters (nearly an inch).
It's got a nice leather...
I'm selling my new (only tried on) Rising Sun Machinist Cap in indigo blue duck in small/medium.
The cap is as would be expected of Rising Sun very well done, has a great shape and nice fabric.
But it also says very clearly on the home page:
"Ventile® is not coated or laminated yet the combination of the dense weave and the swelling properties of the fibres when wet provide excellent weatherproofing."