Gentle Jacket in Jackfruit Organic Corduroy
A hearty hunting-style jacket one can easily venture deep into the outdoors with, in a weighty corduroy lined with organic cotton in a traditional Indian ajrakh block print. Raglan sleeves and a subtle A-line frame allow for extra roominess and comfort. Naturally dyed a wonderfully brilliant yellow with the heartwood of spent jackfruit trees, and accented with thorny acacia dyed canvas and embroidered popper buttons.
Featuring both a zipper* and snap closures, an extra-large fold-up collar which snaps shut for extra warmth, and good practical pockets, this jacket is sure to stand the test of time.
Also available in Bark Brown Corduroy.
Part of Story's AW19 Earthtone collection - limited availability.
STORY mfg takes their time crafting innovatively retrospective organic fabrics into distinctive pieces of slow fashion. Almost all of their materials, from the cotton to the dye plants, grow within just a few miles of their forest studio in Tamil Nadu, India. STORY is constantly finding new ways to reduce their environmental impact, striving not just for sustainable and ethical fashion, but for truly 'positive products'.
Materials: Organic cotton corduroy (pre-treated with earth salts and sunlight, and naturally dyed with jackfruit heartwood [Artocarpus heterophyllus]), organic cotton lining (pre-treated with earth salts and sunlight, and naturally block printed with fermented indigo, cherry plum [Prunus cerasifra], fermented iron, and madder [Rubia tinctorum]), organic cotton details (pre-treated with earth salts and sunlight, and naturally dyed with thorny acacia [Vachellia nilotica] bark), organic cotton thread, aluminum snap closures, stainless steel zipper with plastic stop, organic cotton label.
Made in India: Organic cotton grown, sewn, and dyed in India, designed in the UK.
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Model is 5'8" and wearing a size small.
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Note: This item is naturally dyed. With some naturally dyed items, you may detect the mild scent of herbs, minerals, or fermentation used in the dyeing process, and/or experience color crocking and rub-off when new. Learn more about caring for naturally dyed clothing on our fabric care page.
*The bottom of the zipper has a small plastic zip stop which we were not aware of at the time of ordering. Please take note if you are uncomfortable with the presence of any plastic in your clothing.