We’re coming to the realization that this Winter is never going to end. If that’s the case, we might as well look as good as possible while braving the elements and this Le Laboureur Wool Work Jacket will certainly help get the job done. A provider of reliable, beautiful work jackets since they were founded in France in the 1950’s, Le Laboureur jackets are made of 100% natural virgin wool taken from “black” Ouessant sheep. A derivative of burrel cloth, this rustic fabric has been used by peasants for centuries. In this wool version the traditional French farmer’s jacket gets body heat moderation and breathability, and retains the simple comfortable shape and practical pockets it’s known for.
The wool itself is tight and soft, traditionally constructed and well-sewn. Large contrasting buttons are distinctive but not distracting, and easy to navigate even with gloved or cold fingers. While thick and great for layering, these jackets also breathe very well and are ideal outer layers even into warmer months. Fit is wide enough to layer, slim enough to look dapper while you do it.