1772 Flannel Light Straw
1772 Flannel Light Straw
WEIGHT: 400/430g or 14/15oz
Join us in celebrating our history and future as one of the world’s most prestigious weaving mills.
Since 1772, Fox Brothers has produced the finest woollen and worsted fabrics in Somerset, England. To commemorate this milestone, we are proud to present you with the '1772 Flannel' collection.
This '1772 Flannel Light Straw' fabric is the pinnacle of luxury, The handle is sublimely soft, a result of intimately blended fine Merino lambswool and cashmere, combined with the expert finish of Fox flannel.
A cloth woven with SustainaWool certified fibre, embracing the natural characteristics and resourcefulness of wool. Highly considered as "nature’s technical fibre", wool provides comfortable, durable, breathable, moisture controlling, renewable and biodegradable properties.
Officially credited as the original creators of flannel, Fox Brothers first developed ‘flannel’ in 1803 and remain the standard bearer, for this wonderfully soft milled cloth.
- Anniversary Edition
- 150cm width
- Woven by Fox Brothers and Co. in the South West
- 90% Merino Lambswool, 10% Cashmere
- Dry Clean Only
- Your tailor will be able to advise of quantity of cloth required
We are delighted to share with you our 250 year anniversary flannel. The 1772 Flannel collection has been released to celebrate the occasion of Fox Brothers' quarter millennium year. With 250 years of heritage, designs pay tribute to past, present and future style.
This bunch is the utmost in luxury, the handle is very soft, a result of blended fine Merino lambswool and cashmere, with the expert milled finish of Fox Flannel. A West of England Fox flannel suit is a piece of British heritage.
Fox Flannel, arguably the most famous cloth in the world, woven without compromise since 1772.
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