The winter version of the Petrel jacket is imbued with the classic 6876 modernist and functional purchase design lines which manifests itself in distinctive pocket shapes and sleeve construction however this incarnation utilizes a much softer more classic fabrication than the original.The outer cloth is a heavy moleskin and the jacket is lined with custom made Japanese pine bark design quilting.
Components: Fabric 100% British Cotton Moleskin 300 gram,100% cotton quilted lining ,100% cotton storm cuffs and collar.
Six Eight Seven Six continue one collaboration in the form of the Glider jacket with Rohan (Skipton 1972) and premier another with classic bag manufacturer Chapman (Burgh-by-Sands 1984) of Cumbria.
The Glider is a new Six Eight Seven Six style produced with Rohan’s customary technical skills whereas Chapman’s traditional craftsmanship has been given the Six Eight Seven Six stamp utilizing custom made webbing and signature colours to create the Toraston.
New for summer 2013 The Petrel jacket is imbued with the classic 6876 modernist and functional design lines which manifests itself in distinctive pocket shapes and sleeve construction. The jacket is lightweight shower prove and features ribbed storm cuffs and collar.
Components: 100% Italian Cotton Resin 189 gram fabric and custom made Italian buttons manufactured in London to exacting standards and in limited numbers.
The second season of our collaboration with Cash Ca Japan & designer kazuki Kuraishi continues the theme of classic 6876 styles allied to high end Japanese technical manufacturing with both designers working together to create unique garments.
Styles are the Brecon first released in the UK in 2011. The Laredo Pullover sampled in 2008 but never previously released and an updated Tie cord with new back pocket detail implemented by Kazuki.
Sizes are Japanese XL and XXL (exclusive to 6876) which equate to UK L and XL although the flexible nature of these garments means they can be worn looser or to fit. Available in limited numbers.