This is a lovely thing and also an in-house checked cotton-blend blouson jacket by Mr Porter.
I think this is where the word ‘timeless’ comes in, as this could be from pretty much any era from the middle of the 20th century onwards. But it’s actually a new design from the Mr P label, which is the in-house design team from Mr Porter.
It has a lot going for it, including the classic look with there minimum of detail. A mid-weight jacket with zip front (two-way zip fastening), two slant pockets, button cuffs and a good-sized collar.
But where is stands out is via the cloth. This is a white, midnight-blue and navy cotton-blend boucle cloth with a strong vintage look, which elevates this jacket from decent to really sharp. It’s also fully lined, so ideal for this time of the year.
£275 is probably cheap for the checked cotton-blend blouson jacket by Mr Porter and compares well to buying something like a Baracuta Harrington. But it is still an outlay. Probably worth it if you can see yourself wearing this to death over the coming months.
Find out more at the Mr Porter website
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