Where to wear tweed

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Dressed to impress in tweed

Tweed is a perennial favourite for the British gentleman. Once seen as the reserve of the upper class country squire, it’s experiencing a resurgence in popularity amongst men of all kinds. Any man can carry off this most distinguished of fabrics for any occasion, be it a wedding, sporting event, car rally or just an hour or so in the pub for a drink.

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Five ways to wear tweed in spring

London tweed run

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The highly fashionable London Tweed Run

Spring. One minute you’re in warming sunshine, the next you’re shivering.  It can be tricky to know what to wear! But we have the solution to take the edge off those chillier spring temperatures and keep you looking sharp. Tweed.

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What is tweed fabric?

Tweed Loom

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The word ‘tweed’ conjures up images of farmers and the gentry on shooting trips. But it isn’t just country folk who wear tweed.

Style aficionados have become great fans of the fabric, and tweed is enjoying a fashionable resurgence of late.

But what exactly is tweed, how should it be worn, and who wears it?

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