Donegal Tweed, 1957

November 21, 2014

Donegal Tweed, 1957

A fun video about Donegal tweed, produced in 1957. For a more modern version, check out our video on Molloy…

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Donegal Tweed Ties

January 8, 2014

Donegal Tweed Ties

As conventional wisdom goes, grenadines are some of the most useful ties you can own. The reason is they’re (typically)…

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Is it bad that I’m already thinking about Fall?

August 2, 2012

Is It Bad That I’m Already Thinking About Fall?

Some beautiful photographs of Holland and Sherry tweeds here and here.

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‘Connemara picnic surprised by a snowstorm.’”

February 19, 2012

‘Connemara Picnic Surprised By A Snowstorm.’”

“When George Bernard Shaw saw a portrait of the 1921 Everest Expedition – the men dressed in Norfolk jackets, knickerbockers,…

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Molloy & Sons have gotten some stock together for retail sale

February 1, 2012

Molloy & Sons Have Gotten Some Stock Together For Retail Sale

Just saw a note over on StyleForum that our friends Kieran & Shaun Molloy at Molloy & Sons have gotten…

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This is the picture I’m taking to my tailor

November 27, 2011

This Is The Picture I’m Taking To My Tailor

This is the picture I’m taking to my tailor when I get my Donegal tweed made up.

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Donegal Tweed at Molloy & Sons

November 21, 2011

Donegal Tweed At Molloy & Sons

I just got back from a visit to the UK and Ireland, and one of the highlights was a sidetrip…

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A few photos from my recent trip to Molloy & Sons

November 20, 2011

A Few Photos From My Recent Trip To Molloy & Sons

A few photos from my recent trip to Molloy & Sons, a father-son tweed mill in Ardara, County Donegal, Ireland….

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This is Sean and Kieran Molloy

November 13, 2011

This Is Sean And Kieran Molloy

This is Sean and Kieran Molloy, two generations of a Donegal tweed weaving tradition that goes back many more. Kieran’s…

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The Guardian's lovely video on Harris Tweed

June 8, 2011

The Guardian’s Lovely Video On Harris Tweed

The Guardian’s lovely video on Harris Tweed I went to Scotland as a very small child, and my mother was…

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It’s On eBay - <em>Vintage J. Press Donegal Tweed Sportcoat</em>

March 27, 2010

It’s On EBay – Vintage J. Press Donegal Tweed Sportcoat

I love Harris Tweed, but my stepmother is from Belfast, and Donegal is her favorite place in the world, so…

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