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From the Archives – Beretta Maremmana Jacket

  Complex pocketing champ   Rare feature – rear down zipper for ease of movement  Fine details – internal drip strip, tab collar, internal pocketing Best quality Duca Visconti di Modrone cotton corduroy Favorite feature – braces for carrying jacket in warmer temps I’m a huge fan of Italiana Maremmana style ranching or hunting jackets.  Beretta …

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Archival Jackets: Brooks Criterion

John Boultbee Criterion jacket (via Brooks of England blog) I’m excited to hear about Brooks of England’s project to create tailored cycling clothing under the John Boultbee label. As a daily commuter, I’m always looking for ways to merge my cycling and work clothing. Here’s a short video introduction to the new Boultbee Criterion jacket. …

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Packing from Archival Clothing

by Lesli Larson I’m preparing for a brief field trip up to Seattle. I’ll be visiting friends and checking out Blackbird’s pop-up Ballard store, The Field House. Rather than packing the usual uniform (Levi’s, loafers and St. James sweaters), I’m sourcing my wardrobe from garments and accessories previously featured on Archival Clothing. Although I’d love …

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