What Is a Half Canvas Suit?22nd August 2017
But what does all this mean?
As the name suggests, half-canvas suits have canvas horsehair material running through the chest and lapel of the jacket. This ensures structure in the upper part of the garment, allowing it to drape naturally across the chest – rather than appearing stiff and unsightly. In addition, and perhaps more importantly, over time this means the jacket will mould to the wearer’s body shape.
So why should you invest in a suit with half-canvas construction?
Well, not only do they look great, but because of the extra effort that has gone into making it, it’ll last longer too. Still not convinced? We’ll let our suits do the talking…