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Size(Measurements)perennial
Fabric CW0
50% wool 50% cotton
108 gsm
Italy
CW0 - Ecru Wool/Cotton Fine Twill
'Ecru Wool/Cotton Fine Twill'
I love all my children equally. But I love this one so much more! If there's one piece which is useful above all others [some say] it's a crisp white shirt. Okay, so this is a drapey ecru number, BUT IT IS BETTER!

The silhouette is based on a 50s wunderwerk of shirt making. Super elegantly proportioned in the body + sleeve. It is full, and the pattern-making ergonomically square! square. By goodness gracious, this is the way to wear fabric. Tuck it for dramatic drape, or wear it open for a louche couture vibe. I don’t have words!

Cut in a fine twill weave of a cotton / wool blend, it begins quite compact, and then develops a beautiful lofty openness as your relationship grows. The wool content and twill weave means it creases less, and it also means it's floaty and lightweight. Also genuinely warm in -10c and cool at +30c, contender for favourite fabric ever (how many times have I said that!)

- 50% cotton / 50% wool 108 gsm twill, woven in Italy
- a straight cut, generous 1950s block
- slightly dropped shoulder
- unlined point collar with sport throat tab extension
- balloon breast pocket, w / flap and button
- L.E.J mother of pearl buttons
- straight hem with side split vents
- twin-needled placket
- made in Italy
- dry clean
- or gentle cold wash w/ wool detergent
- wash inside-out to avoid button chips + fabric abrasion/marking
- wash with like colours
- dry on a hanger, or flat
- do not tumble dry
- re-shape whilst damp
- give collar a tug whilst drying
- keep out of direct sunlight, + away from direct heat, whilst drying
- low soft iron
- wool fibres will soften with wear + wash
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