Originally Posted by Holdfast
A friend of mine wears something quite similar fairly often in summer. It's quite a nice look, but it has to fit absolutely right. Too tight, even in a slight way, and you'll see a stretching effect in the fabric due to the relatively open weave.
Yup - spot on. A friend at work tried it on and it was slightly too large. The weave over the shoulders opened up slightly and you could quite easily see his shirt through the jacket. Seems to fit me quite well though. If I only had the description to go on - I'd say burn it - but in the flesh it's quite nice