Nigel Cabourn “Mallory” Vest

The story behind the Mallory vest is a fascinating one – in 1924 George Mallory set off to climb Everest, dressed in a 3-Piece Military Issue Harris Tweed Suit and a pair of sheepskin boots. He never returned – although it is widely believed he reached the summit – and in 1999 his body was…

Beams Plus Navy 3-Button Blazer

Inspired by traditional British tailoring, the 3 Button Harris Tweed from the Beams Plus collection from Autumn/Winter 2013 is cut from a soft, brushed 100% cotton fabric. Cut in an authentic, authoritarian silhouette it features a whole host of distinctive detailing taken from a variety of archive pieces. As with everything produced by Beams Plus…

Nigel Cabourn Business Jacket

Inspired by pieces from his personal collection of original military clothing, which numbers over 4000 vintage pieces, the Business Jacket, like everything in Nigel Cabourn’s Authentic collection is constructed with particular reverence to authentic details. In reference to heritage tailoring, it is constructed from a combination of genuine Harris Tweed and has three chest pockets…

Barbour x Norton & Sons ‘Garstang’ Jacket

2013 sees the start of a new chapter for Barbour as they start a new collaboration between their Beacon Heritage collection and storied Savile Row Tailors Norton & Sons. Tailors to the gentleman of London since 1821, Norton & Sons are now under the stewardship of Patrick Grant and have applied their clean cuts and…

Freeman’s Sporting Club ‘Ready-Made’ Suiting Fall/Winter 2012

Freemans Sporting Club’s releases this look at their Fall/Winter 2012 ready-made suiting, produced by Martin Greenfield in Brooklyn, New York. Constructed on full camel and horsehair canvas foundation, the suits feature a dual Bemberg and Swiss Voile lining stitched in by hand (the way it should be done). Four suit silhouettes round out the offering,…

Beams Plus ‘Neps’ Tweed Jacket

For Fall/Winter 2012 Beams Plus has released this beautiful ‘Nep Tweed Jacket’. In keeping with Beams Plus’ more mature aesthetic compared to the larger brand, this simple yet refined jacket is crafted for everyday wear. Made with the finest Harris Tweed from Scotland, the jacket maintains a level of sophistication with speckled tweed offering something…

J. Press Harris Tweed Presstige Sack Sportcoat

J. Press knows how to look their best in cold weather, producing this Harris Tweed sack-style sportcoat from their Presstige line. Featuring a button-on-center design, notched lapels, and of course suede elbow patches, this tweed coat is a fine choice for the stylish young man who enjoys all the respectability, warmth, and style that tweed…

Van Jacket Harris Tweed Black Watch Peacoat

Van Jacket is serious about their business, and that business is classic menswear. Nowhere is that more evident than in the release of this rich peacoat featuring the world famous Black Watch tartan, made using real Harris Tweed. Made famous by the loyalist clansmen who policed the Highlands on behalf of the King George, the…

Freemans Sporting Club Super Shacket

The folks at Freemans Sporting Club call it a ‘Super Shacket’, but we like to think of it as a lighter sportcoat. An unlined single button sportcoat, meant to be a combination between a jacket and jacket, this sartorially savvy piece is available in both a Harris Tweed 100th Anniversary edition to commemorate the fabric,…

Experiencing Harris Tweed

Style Salvage was recently lucky enough to be invited to the Outer Hebrides of Scotland to experience where the world famous material is harvested and woven. Travelling to some of the more remote parts of the Scottish Islands at the invitation of Nike, who have crafted a new Harris Tweed sneaker, we’re treated to a…

Harris Tweed Sportcoat by Freemans Sporting Club

Freemans Sporting Club of New York has crafted a beautiful, traditional Harris tweed sportcoat, perfect for the sporting gentleman this fall. Handmade in Brooklyn New York, and made of real Harris Tweed, the coat features traditional leather buttons and a classic three button, notched lapel design. Available from Freemans Sporting Club now.

Brooks Brothers Harris Tweed Green Deco Sportcoat

Brooks Brothers continues their fine tailoring tradition with this Green Deco Harris tweed sportcoat. Made using traditional Scottish Harris tweed, and cut in the Madison Fit style, this two button coat should be a fine choice for the late October, early November chill. Available online and in store.

Nigel Cabourn Black Harris Tweed Mallory Sportcoat

Our sister site, Definitive Touch, showcased Nigel Cabourn‘s Mallory sportcoat earlier, but this time the coat gets rendered in a rick black Harris Tweed. Inspired by the jacket worn by Mallory during his ascent of Everest in 1924, the jacket is made from authentic Harris Tweed from the north of Scotland, making it warm, functional,…