Forager Jacket in 'Apple Jam' Plant-Dyed Gingham
Inspired by the humble fisherman jacket, the featherweight Forager is perfect for spring and summer days spent out in the sun collecting berries or combing the beach. With a full-sized hood, high button neck, and oversized boxy fit, this exceptional piece of outerwear helps you catch the breeze while remaining well covered.
Naturally dyed with a bouquet of plant-based pigments and woven into an epic organic gingham with contrasting thorny acacia dyed arms.
Features drop shoulders, double entry oversized chest pockets, and an adjustable hood.
Also available in Undyed Organic Cotton Slub.
Part of Story's SS20 Gentle Machines 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 handloomed cotton gingham (pre-treated with earth salts and sunlight, and naturally dyed with palash [Butea monosperma] flower, thorny acacia [Vachellia nilotica] bark, cherry plum [Terminalia chebula] seed, and fermented iron), organic cotton thread, corozo nut (Phytelephas) buttons, organic cotton label.
Made in India: Organic cotton grown, sewn, and dyed in India, designed in the UK.
Compare above measurements to your favorite jacket for ideal fit.
Model is 5'10" and wearing a size small.
Pictured worn with the Snack Shirt in Bark Brown and British Jeans in Bark Brown Velvet, and in a second outfit the Crewneck Tee in Undyed Jersey and Shorts in Undyed Kala Cotton Handloom.
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.