Each coat is made using one genuine Basotho traditional blanket, hand cut, meticulously produced with hand stitched finishes. Our signature cut has no side seams / we avoid cutting into the blanket keeping its integrity, form and symbolism in tact. Each woven blanket motif carries specific symbolic meanings.
This unisex, oversized unfitted coat can be worn closed (revealing the shield-like motif) or open with last press stud closure (revealing our hidden lapel styled coat). This investment coat is a timeless statement piece with a fascinating history behind the evolution of the Basotho blanket. Please note that the coat can be styled with a belt (belt not included). • Press stud closure • Melton wool interior lapel and facing • Acetate lining on sleeves • Interior cotton binding finish • Tailored dropped welt pockets • Handstitched hem and collar Fabric: Basotho Blanket Kharetsa Fabric composition: 50 % wool 50 % acrylic Model: 1,77meters tall wears a size small /32. This coat is oversized and generously cut.
Washcare: dry clean / gentle hand-wash only. Dry flat. Iron inside out on wool setting. Do not tumble dry. Do not rub or wring.