Bleak Safari Jacket - Herdmans
'British style, Italian cut, Mandarin details'
'Bleak' is a tailored hybrid safari, as the blend of sartorial traditions and characteristics . Although safari jacket is such a classic British item, we give it a distinctly Italian sensibility through exotic style and artisanship.
Neapolitan Shoulder 'Spalla Camicia' (shirt shoulder) style. Shirring construction allows a great range of arm motion.
The most traditional Mandarin buttons that take an artisan whole day of handworks(cut, roll, knit & stitch) to finish.
Real jade buttons hand-stitch in Italian 'Crow's Foot' method.
Patch pockets cut in Neapolitan 'Tasca a Pignatta' shape. Pockets roomy enough for phone and long wallet.
Stylish pen/ cigar slot design on the left chest pocket.
Inverted box pleats on chest pockets and 'Action Back'
Top grade 'Gold' linen by Thomas Mason, which historic fabrics represent noble image, timeless elegance, since 1796.