Consignment store karma today. They had a reversible linen-cotton blend RL Polo down jacket, but missed the tags inside the pocket so had it priced generically. It was cool but not for me, so I pointed it out to the guy behind the counter.
He said ‘if you like Ralph Lauren are you interested in...
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Nah, that’s the noughties ‘budget’ model with Truvativ chainset. Still, a fun ride and (per our previous discussions on bikes) potentially still flippable depending on what you paid and what local demand is like.
I got a pair. They are very open-weave; in fact although they are stated as cotton it almost seems as though there is some linen in there.
The fabric is fantastic - double sided, indigo with white flecks woven in on the outer face.
They are quite high waisted - which means they may fit better...