Two prominent names in mens style come together to bring you a line of smart-looking waxed cotton bags and coats. Barbour, the British company that forged a tradition over almost 120 years, joins with Jack Spade, the Manhattan upstart 100 years junior. The younger clothier has been making inroads with the British Empire — a Jack Spade bag was part of the swag given out at TEDGlobal last year. The collaboration comprises of two coats along with four bag styles, including a tote, a duffel bag, a messenger bag and a briefcase. Those familiar with Barbour will immediately recognize the look of the Hopper Jacket ($799) and the classic material designed to repel the wind and rain of jolly old England. The clean lines of both brands make this a natural marriage and a decidedly gentile revolution, indeed.
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