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Spent a few days in London last week and took the time to go for a look in Henrietta Street on Saturday. I.e. where the Cabourn shop is apparently going to appear shortly. Disappointingly there was no sign at all of it, and no sign of where it might appear. There were two or three locations advertised to let, one of which looked to me very like where the Fred Perry collaboration was introduced a couple of months back. It's a pretty short street, so the number of...
 Um, like look one post up from yours? ;-)
 Which would be this one: http://welldresseddad.com/2013/03/01/icons-nigel-cabourn-cameraman-jacket/ Also regarding the Mallory jacket here: http://welldresseddad.com/2013/03/09/icons-nigel-cabourn-the-mallory-jacket/ Plus a bunch of reviews if you search for Cabourn etc.
 A different vibe indeed! Based on that photo, I'd never have bought them. The thigh-pocket really makes them look very odd indeed. Cabourn's promo photography is totally spot on these days though. Very evocative, although it can be hard to see what the clothes look like.
 There could be subtle changes in fit, though with the boxy profile and the distinctive pockets, I'm not sure how much of a change there can be? They certainly look exactly the same.
I was just looking at the items in Cabourns sale and was quite amused to see that the WW2 pants appear to be the exact same trousers as my Bombay pants. Different materials of course, seeing as how the Bombays are in Harris Tweed, but the style is the same with just the name being new.   In my experience, owning three pairs of Cabourn trousers, it's wise to have the waist measured before buying. Especially if they are high rise. The waist is the only place these trousers...
 Posted on Instagram by someone I take to be his daughter, captioned "Cabourn team outside the cabourn shop in London", 2 days ago.
 The shop looks pretty ready, though I'm not sure of the status:  
 SEH Kelly always have some Ventile variants.
 Is that the surface jacket? I think you need the sub-surface jacket for underwater work ;-)
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