After bringing color to its twills early on some seven catalogs ago, the company has expanded its color offering in twill and denim for 2004 to 34 colors in men's and 23 colors in women's - and now in both woven and matching polo piques.
Quilt no. 816 has the greatest variety of fabrics: brown twill , checks, stripes, plain weave tans and blues, glazed fabrics, and a single calico print.
His latest collection, the first since his two-year hiatus, features colours like orange, white, black and lilac, using material like English twill , linen and soft leather.
Additionally, the designer has several basic styles and fabrications (mercerized cotton twill pants, stretch poplin blouses and T-shirts) that retailers request continuously.
The trend seems to be following this season's current direction, which leans toward a more casual and informal style, with biker jackets, for instance, patchwork shirts in printed silk twill and narrow trousers.
Whether you're planning to sew or use a ready-made garment, be sure to select sturdy fabric such as denim, faux leather or heavy twill to support the embellishment weight without distortion.
The weave is herringbone twill , a pattern known to the ancients, and the thread appears to be hand spun, an ancient technique.
He added big floral prints drenched with reminiscence and balanced retro-looking fabrics like lightweight cotton voile and washed twill with modern nylon and Lycra blends.
We chose to pair our suit jacket with khaki slacks in a lightweight wool twill .
While Europe has many mills producing wool goods and other expensive, high-end fabrics, he says, it does not have many resources offering inexpensive denim and twill fabrics, which largely are being imported from the Far East.