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P.Le Moult

8925 HUSSAR-SHIRT BURGUNDY with NAVY braiding 100% COTTON Herringbone-Thick, Brushed-in/outside fabric-dyed

8925 HUSSAR-SHIRT BURGUNDY with NAVY braiding 100% COTTON Herringbone-Thick, Brushed-in/outside fabric-dyed

Regular price €194,00 EUR
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Our HUSSAR's SHIRT¹ has hand-made trimmings ornamenting its big mother-of-pearl buttons. It can be worn in bed or out and about as a jacket.

¹ Eugène Le Moult had our original HUSSAR's SHIRT made to wear when receiving visitors at his château East of Bordeaux. (France's 1st Hussar Regiment is nowadays an airborne cavalry unit using tanks, not horses...)



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MATERIAL

100%ᴾᵁᴿᴱ  Southern-Indian COTTON (as in the authentic British home-wear before 1947)
• from fields SUSTAINABLY growing cotton since at least 35AD (according to Roman Empire trade records)
• woven as in the original HERRINGBONE-THICK weave to P.Le Moult designs in nearby villages by English-speaking unionized craftspeople, descendants of the original weavers (in a state that has been alternating between soft-Left and hard-Left coalitions since 1957...)

MANUFACTURE

sewn up the coast in cosmopolitan Bombay in the English-speaking unionised workshop of close friends that we've been producing with since the early 1970s, conveniently easy-to-inspect on the main highway, a 20 minutes drive North of the international airport

HERITAGE

EUGÈNE LE MOULT, BUTTERFLY-HUNTER 1882-1965 : we inherited dad's grandad's shapes
LÉOPOLD LE MOULT, PIONEER OF FRENCH ORGANIC 1856-1926 : we inherited grandad's grandad's ideals

CREATOR

PROJET LE MOULT
⸰ cuts from 1900-1950
⸰ originally designed for the adventurer Eugène Le Moult
⸰ rereleased in contemporary motives
⸰ by his great-grand-daughter
⸰ genderfree for ladies and gents
⸰ in the original fabric and weaves from before 1947: 100% South-Indian cotton

STYLE

The naturalist E.Le Moult was for decades the sole scientific explorer of the iconic blue Morpho butterfly in its habitat on the Amazon delta

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