Outfit of the Day – May 29

view full image Wednesday's outfit - white cotton button-down shirt, teal and khaki striped tweed wool neck tie, slate grey wool waistcoat, teal wool jacket and white linen pocket square - (taken at Sunnybrook Sports Fields) Related articles Edwardian Sterling Silver Pill Locket / Fob / Box - 1916 (kingpinchic.com)  

Gentlemen’s Fabrics 101 – Wool

Wool is the earliest fabric Europeans clothed themselves with. It is a natural fibre that is collected from domesticated sheep and goats, as well as other animals. For our purposes here, wool includes the hairs sheared, plucked or gathered from various animals. A short survey of the animals that supply wool and the names given …