Originally Posted by unbelragazzo
I don't really understand why people want to wear worsted odd trousers. To have something in mid weight to wear year round? Because you want to get more use out of your suit pants? If you can afford to have a seasonal wardrobe, I see no reason to go beyond linen and cotton for summer, and flannel, donegal, and brushed cotton/moleskin for winter.
Add gabardine to this (for the in-between weather), and subtract donegal, which I have no idea what to do with (two tweeds at once?) and I agree.
Related question: what the heck do you wear with donegal trousers? Of course, I could see them, in navy, with a sweater in an interesting color...