The Duellist Waistcoat


Ah, the waistcoat! Essential packing for that country house party weekend. Warm enough to wear at breakfast. Robust enough for a day’s sport on the estate. Dashing enough to wear when holding forth in front of the ladies by a roaring log fire. Both styles are available in olive greennavy blue or black. Libertine or Duellist, which are you?

Made in Navy Blue, Black or Olive Green Corduroy, and lined in Black Silk Taffeta.

It was a beautiful flaming dawn, and Pimpernel hoped it wouldn’t be the last one he ever saw. Mind you, it was because he’d seen quite so much of Dawn that he was here in this godforsaken field, with his second and a surgeon in attendance. Dawn’s father had been practically incoherent with rage, but he was supposed to be the best pistol shot in three counties. Still, Pimpernel reflected, he had an even chance, and at least he was wearing his lucky waistcoat…

Ah, the waistcoat! Essential packing for that country house party weekend. Warm enough to wear at breakfast. Robust enough for a day’s sport on the estate. Dashing enough to wear when holding forth in front of the ladies by a roaring log fire. 

Duellist double breasted waistcoat in olive green corduroy. It’s lined and backed in black silk taffeta, has two front pockets and broad ‘regency’ lapels. The perfect addition to any gentleman’s wardrobe that’s suitable for every occasion. 

Price: £250

Made in England

Fabric Composition:
Front: 100% cotton corduroy
Back: 100% silk taffeta from James Hare 
Lining: 100% silk taffeta from James Hare 

Care instructions: Dry clean only.

Fit Notes:
This waistcoat is cut to be a little fuller in the chest and smaller in the armhole than a modern waistcoat. It is also longer than a modern waistcoat, extending down past the waist and ending at the hip. For sizing information. 

Dispatched within 48 hours.

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