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Mr. Six

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Fair question. My multiquote went nuts. 240 - 340 grams.
Depending on what your tailor has access to, the "usual suspects" are all good: Smiths Blue Riband, Lesser 11-12, Harrisons Frontier, H&S Intercity (though that might above 340). If you went a little heavier, Oyster and Botany are both nice.
 

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This thread has taken a weird turn.

It's been asked before, but will ask again to see what new answers I can find. I'm looking for a solid charcoal mid-weight suiting to get made up when I visit Napoli next month. What are your favorite books and bunches?


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That looks darker than olive, more like hunter / British racing green to me.
 

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Anybody in NYC looking for RO Jersey come check me at Mood Fabrics. All $14/yd. Super lt.weight, few standard 150-200 gsm. Mostly viscose I believe, some cotton. None came in with specs attached. Real. Ask for George if interested.

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This showed up today:
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It's from the second run of the recreation of a vintage cavalry twill that Simon Crompton commissioned from Fox. I think it will make a nice pair of trousers.

Once you've had it made up, can you let us know how it compares to the LL cavalry twill? I have a pair of trousers in the cream Fox flannel (NMWA commission) but was thinking of adding a cream twill. Its hardly at the top of my list since I like dark twills more but just something I was considering.
 

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Once you've had it made up, can you let us know how it compares to the LL cavalry twill? I have a pair of trousers in the cream Fox flannel (NMWA commission) but was thinking of adding a cream twill. Its hardly at the top of my list since I like dark twills more but just something I was considering.
Yes, I will. I'm about to send my length of the LL cavalry twill to Steve Hitchcock to get made up.
 

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Got my Fox Limited Edition sale stuff super quick. One length of LL windowpane which is superheavy. The navy windowpane with blue lines is more 'in your face' than I expected. It'll make one heck of a DB suit.
 

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What’s the weight on the LL Calvary twill? Isn’t that something you can get standard from H&S?
 

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Don't know, it was the LL mid grey windowpane. Also the navy hopsack windowpane, and the navy double windowpane.
 

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