Posted by Bethan Bithell on 26th Jun 2018
Hoggs of Fife Albany Tweed Collection (Now discontinued replaced with the Hoggs of Fife Roslin Tweed Jacket)
Quality tweed jackets and accessories for ladies can be difficult to find - especially when there are some inferior brands out there in the market place. Well, you can rest assured that the Hoggs of Fife Albany tweed collection is definitely a superior high quality range that we, at Cherry Tree Country Clothing, are proud to include in our product portfolio.
Hoggs of Fife has over 100 years of experience designing and manufacturing quality garments for both men and women. In particular the Hoggs previous tweed collection, the Caledonia range, was a massive hit with the ladies and we are confident that the Albany collection is going to be just as popular!
Listed below are the seven fantastic pieces that are included in this collection, each one complementing the other:
1. Shooting coat
2. Tweed waistcoat
4. Baseball cap
5. Faux fur headband
6. Elegant twist hat
Each piece in the collection has been designed and manufactured using top quality materials. The unique tweed fabric has been commissioned by Hoggs of Fife to bring you a unique and luxury item. The tweed is made from 100% lambswool with a Teflon™ treatment for rain and stain resistance and this makes each garment soft and smooth to the touch. The tweed is a lovely finish of Green Herringbone with Lilac/Sky Check - a great look which can be worn with pride at any outdoor activity!
The Albany Tweed Shooting Coat
This is a fantastic tweed coat that will keep you dry in the wettest of conditions and warm during the winter months.
Featuring two large bellowed pockets and two hand-warmer pockets, there is plenty of space to carry your essentials. Plus for extra style and detail, there is a moleskin trim around the bellowed pockets and the collar. This coat is designed with a soft luxury satin lining and terry cuffs for extra warmth.
The Albany has a nice feminine style with extra pleats on the back to extenuate the body shape.
- Prooftex waterproof and breathable drop liner membrane
- Lambswool tweed fabric
- Taped seams
- Teflon treatment
This coat is simply perfect for a range of outdoor activities. Whether you're looking for a new tweed coat for walking the kids to school, or perhaps a high spec technical shooting jacket, then the Hoggs of Fife Albany tweed coat is just what you need!
For more information please view our product video here.
The Albany Tweed Waistcoat and Breeks
Whether looking for a matching waistcoat to wear with the Albany shooting coat, or an elegant waistcoat to wear on its own along with a pair of moleskin jeans, the Albany waistcoat is definitely worth a try.
Made from the same lambswool tweed as the jacket, this waistcoat is soft and smooth to wear. It's perfect to wear over a cotton check shirt on warmer days but also helps to keep out the chill. Featuring a soft micro fleece inner lining, stylish fleece pockets and an elegant scooped hem styling, you're sure to look and feel smart wherever you go.
The fantastic breeks are Teflon coated for extra stain and rain resistance and are fully lined for great comfort and movement.
Waistcoat technical information:
- 100% Lambswool
- Micro fleece inner lining
- Two way zipper
- Fleece lined pockets
- Elegant styling
Breeks technical information:
- Teflon coated
- Polyester cotton mix lining
- Adjustable and elasticated leg cuffs for comfort
- A variety of pockets
- Zip fly with hook and bar front fastening
Shop now for the Hoggs of Fife Albany tweed waistcoat and Albany Breeks.(Now discontinued)
The Albany Tweed Accessories
There are many matching accessories to complete the look in the Hoggs of Fife Albany tweed collection.
For a more relaxed feel, there is a Teflon coated,fully lined Albany tweed baseball cap. This cap features a useful back adjuster and a very stylish suede peak.
You may of course prefer a more formal look and, if so, you could treat yourself to an Albany tweed twist hat. Made from a diamond polyester/nylon fabric, this stylish hat is water resistant and has an elegant twist of Albany tweed fabric at the brim.
Or it may perhaps be the case that you would prefer a faux fur tweed headband. These headbands are easy to wear and will fit easily into your pocket when not in use.
Well we hope the information above is of some use and we're confident that you'll not be disappointed with this fantastic new Albany collection from Hoggs of Fife.
If you need any further information or advice about any of these items, please do not hesitate to contact us. You may also find our buying guides and blog posts of interest. Why not check them out as well?
Have a great time when out and about!