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post #3406 of 4168
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Originally Posted by Phil McCrackin View Post
 

says Ventile on the label ..

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post #3407 of 4168
The description on ends site seems to contradict their own pictures with regards to this.
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I'd go with the tag ..

post #3409 of 4168
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Originally Posted by Phil McCrackin View Post
 

says Ventile on the label ..

 

 

Haha.  When I was going to post I was going to say it was Ventile because I have the Camo Aircraft from SS and it's the same pattern.  I then went by the description on End.

post #3410 of 4168
End description are not always accurate though, FW12 puffa jkt was described as using ventile which is wrong
post #3411 of 4168

All the AW13 cameraman jackets have Ventile on the upper, it is actually a heavier weight L27 Ventile that has been used. The mistake in descriptions as to having Mackintosh on the upper could be down to the fact that these jackets are still made in one of the Mackintosh factories or that they are just regurgitating old copy from the last winter cameraman.

post #3412 of 4168
L27? I'm not familiar with that grade of ventile
post #3413 of 4168

Probably a typo for L28?

 

http://www.ventile.co.uk/specification.php

 

I'd be interested to hear from someone who has tried both Mackintosh and Ventile camaraman jackets. Is the Ventile less clammy?

post #3414 of 4168
Nick I've not tried both cameramen, but from my experiences with other ventile garments, the ventile version will almost certainly be much less clammy whilst not quite as wind resistant, and not quite as dry. Ventile is very water resistant when the fibers swell, but will transmit water eventually.
post #3415 of 4168
Exciting times - the new collection has just launched on the Cabourn website tonight

Some fantastic neckwear, medical shirts in 3 colours in all sizes, loads of Mallorys and matching vests in all colour ways and sizes

Wow wow wow wow

And the jeans - hot diggerty damn !!!!
post #3416 of 4168
Hands off the 46's everyone

Surely nobody can be as slim as me

Bought the Brady x Cabourn hunting jacket from AW12 in a size 48 thinking it cant be that huge as some shops call a 48 a small and it swamps me - I look like an undernourished lumberjack who's just borrowed a Grizzly Adams blanket cape
post #3417 of 4168
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Originally Posted by ManofKent View Post

Nick I've not tried both cameramen, but from my experiences with other ventile garments, the ventile version will almost certainly be much less clammy whilst not quite as wind resistant, and not quite as dry. Ventile is very water resistant when the fibers swell, but will transmit water eventually.

I have an albam ventile, which was sold as waterproof and it gets clammy after a while, but I've bed had anything above that.

No one knows anything about the vest I posted?
post #3418 of 4168
Some weird and wonderful things happening on the Cabourn site

Just clicked on the 'Authentic' tab and The Peacoat appeared in all its glory (sadly for me only listed going down to a 48) and then it disappeared entirely.

Then clicked on 'collaborations' and three rather stupendous Eddie Bauer pieces appeared

The women's collection info has also been expanded

I'm guessing someone is being busy tonight sat at a computer uploading - the gas lights and candles will be burning long into the night at the Garden House tonight
post #3419 of 4168

Hey Guys,

 

Just thought I would let you know that our FW13 Nigel Cabourn just came through the shop today! We are carrying the Army & Stone Cameraman, Mallory Jacket in Army and Brown, and Vintage Orange Everest Parka.

 

We also have sizes left in last season's Navy Taped Ventile Aircraft Jacket at 50% off!

 

Please call us at 312.675.2105 or email at info@independence-chicago.com for pricing, pictures, questions, or any further information!

post #3420 of 4168
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Originally Posted by Find Finn View Post

No one knows anything about the vest I posted?

795£, pas.
https://www.cabourn.com/collections/collaborations?viewProduct=canadian-vest&product=522dd2527bbb88ec38efd640
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