British Textile Week 22: John Foster
John Foster is world renowned for its iconic British worsted cloths woven in the company’s Yorkshire mills with time-honoured skills passed down through the generations.
The Spring Summer 2023 collection is made up of exceptional fabrics reflecting the warmth and opulence of spring days, reflective of English landscapes and calm ebb of the sea around our magnificent coast line.
Highlights include the Panama cloths – extra fine Merino Cool Wool and blends of 95% wool with mohair – perfect for the summer. This collection incorporates rich yellow, ochre and lemon mustard tones with accents of cornflower blue and fresh cream tones cutting through. Reflecting opulence and the warmth of spring days, this collection incorporates rich yellow, ochre and lemon mustard tones with accents of cornflower blue and fresh cream tones cutting through. Extra fine Merino Cool Wool and blends of 95% Super 100’s wool with mohair. These Panama cloths are the perfect weight for Spring Summer, ranging from 230g-250g.
A timeless masculine colour which can be bright and eye-catching but equally an effortless choice for relaxed dressing. The new Spring Summer 2023 collection extends across a myriad of blue hues, reflecting the clean and calm ebb of the sea. Pairing colours, from Blue, Cobalt, Electric, Royal, Sapphire and Cornflower with Bone and classic Navy creating striking new seasonal fabrics.
Ranging in weight from 230g – 260g, this Merino Cool Wool, and blends of 95% Super 100’s Wool with Mohair in panama weaves, and Mock leno super 120’s wool with mohair makes the perfect cloth choice for Spring Summer.
The eternal menswear choice, elegant, practical, and understated. Grey, a colour so broad, it encompasses every shade, from the brightest white to the depths of black, offering a cool and neutral platform to create the perfect contrast, enabling the incorporation of romantic and nostalgic purple jewel tones. This is reflected effortlessly in the Spring Summer 2023 collection, with combinations of Chalk, Ash, Dove, Charcoal, Lead and Slate with wistful Amethyst, Indigo, Wisteria and Lavender shades cutting through. These Panama cloths are the perfect weight for Spring Summer, ranging from 230g – 250g in extra fine Merino Cool Wool and blends of 95% Super 100’s Wool with Mohair.