The in The Hague, The Netherlands-based menswear Store du Nord store worked together with Fernando Garcia de la Calera from The Concrete on a waxed denim jacket. The jacket is now available in limited quantities.
About The Concrete
Fernando Garcia de la Calera is based in Madrid, Spain and under the Rugged Tailoring concept, he designs garments with classic cuts and fabrics normally associated with workwear, adding a relaxed touch to an elegant style. With a puristic confection, making the products in his own workshop or in collaboration with small Spanish producers, he’s using quality materials from all over the world. His designs are based on functionality and the fabrics mostly coming from old stocks or artisan loomed, causing our products to be special limited edition pieces.
The Inspiration Of The Jacket
The Du Nord x The Concrete Waxed Denim Journey Jacket is a versatile workwear jacket inspired by the wardrobe of Jackson Pollock. This artist can be seen in many pictures wearing this workwear jacket style. They’re comfortable to wear, but also functional and stylish too.
The collaboration jacket is designed with a modern approach to the classic worker jacket. The design isn’t losing the functionality and durability that come along with these kinds of jackets. It features all the key elements, and a Japanese touch too, as the button and loop closing which is inspired by Haori jackets.
The Details Of The Jacket
The 110z fabric of the waxed denim fabric is 100% cotton, cultivated in the U.S.A., and processed for waxing by Halley Stevensons in Scotland. The jacket feature three patch pockets, of which one diagonal, one inner pocket for valuable items, and five hidden tool pockets to ensure you can store all the things you need.
The Journey Jacket can be closed using the snap-buttons or using the button+loop closing which comes with a drawstring feature for a more tailored look.
The jacket is cut as a regular fit, so size it up to wear with chunky knitwear. The Du Nord x The Concrete Waxed Denim Journey Jacket is made by hand in Spain.