Posts tagged "tweed"

One Tweed Blazer, Worn Three Ways

Guess what? Today is National Tweed Day! To celebrate this timeless (and surprisingly versatile) fabric, I put together 3 very different outfits using one pink tweed blazer ($100, Macy's). Check out all the looks after the jump!
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / April 3, 2013

Fall Must Haves: 12 Terrific Tweed Pieces

I feel the need ... the need for tweed. God, that was awful, I'm sorry. But seriously, with fall weather comes my annual urges to adorn myself with tweed in every incarnation: dresses, pants, skirts, jackets, shoes. A touch of tweed will bring some dapper "Downton Abbey" vibes to your wardrobe, and as an added…
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / September 18, 2012

Dude Looks We Love: Tweed Jackets

Track jackets are sporty. Leather jackets are dangerous. Yellowjackets are annoying. But a tweed jacket? Oh, a tweed jacket is the best jacket of all. Jackets and sport coats in tweed are intriguing--they've got a rich texture and a nice weight. Tweed has brilliant connotations: it is the preferred fabric of professors and writers. It…
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / February 17, 2012

Men In Tweed Sure Look Fine

There's an article in the New York Times today all about how men's fashion from the Victorian era is making a comeback. At least, I think that's what the article is about. I know I saw a line in there about tweed enjoying a renaissance, and a note about vests, woolen trousers, "henley…
By: Wendy Atterberry / November 12, 2009