The Twain gilet is so-called after the great American writer and creator of Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn. An adamant abolitionist and a champion of women’s rights, in 1906 he founded the Angel Fish and Aquarium Club for his surrogate granddaughters, writing them letters and inviting them to concerts and the theatre.
Deep-pocketed tweed, denim or velvet gilet with two secure inside pockets, as well as further breast pocket options on front face. Denim collar or choice of contrasting velvet. Leather football buttons or resin. Hand finished with contrasting or tonal top stitching and dutch wax batik lining of your choice on bespoke orders.
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We ship by Royal Mail Special Delivery and if the item is in stock, delivery time will be approximately 3-4 days. On receipt of your order, we will email you to confirm whether the item is in stock or, if it is an item to be made to order, we will confirm when you can expect delivery. Approximate delivery time for items not in stock or made to order is 5 weeks.
Our postage charges on all UK orders are £12, and £15 within the EU.
For overseas (non EU) orders please get in touch and we will arrange shipping on an order specific signed for basis with Royal Mail.
All prices are currently inclusive of VAT at 20%.