Allow us to introduce you to the next great love of your life—this warm and wonderful charcoal Irish wool tweed cape handwoven by Branigan Weavers of County Louth, Ireland. Why the love of your life? Well, it could be the fact that its hearty weave, deep patch pockets, and four-button closure will keep you toasty no matter how low the temperature drops. Or how the detachable coordinating windowpane tweed scarf converts to a hood to ward off winter's fiercest blast. But what we love best is that Branigan Weavers originals are designed to last. Once you bring one home, it'll be there for you, making you look great, for years and years to come. Good looking and reliable too? What's not to love?
- Mid-thigh-length cape measures 32 inches from collar to hem
- Handwoven from a blend of 70% lambswool and 30% mixed fibers
- Charcoal tweed color
- Coordinating windowpane tweed scarf converts to hood
- Four-button closure
- Two deep patch pockets
- Available in one size, fits most
- Crafted by Branigan Weavers
- Imported from Drogheda, County Louth, Ireland
Did You Know?
Throughout fashion and costume history, capes have exerted a mysterious and magical appeal. Capes of every sort have played a role in the clothing of many diverse cultures and historical periods. Although cape designs and textiles have evolved over time to reflect current fashion, they remain a timeless and perennial classic due to their versatility and practicality.
About the Artist
Branigan Weavers of Drogheda, County Louth, Ireland is a family business run by the father and son team of John and John Branigan. They have been weaving and fabricating traditional Irish tweed capes with a contemporary twist for more than 50 years.