Take 2: The Boardwalk Trousers

Posted on March 10, 2015 by Miss Kyra | 0 Comments

Boardwalk Trousers in hemp/organic cotton stripe
Photography: Becca Henry, Model: Anastasia Bachykala, Makeup: Vanessa Castro

 

Dear Friends,

Today we launch the second piece in our Message in a Bottle Collection:  The Boardwalk Trousers!

These pants deliver the classic silhouette you desire, and are designed to be that perfect straight leg trouser you wear day after day into evening.  Far from mundane, they channel a Katherine Hepburn ease and elegance.  They sit comfortably at your true waist, smoothly hug the hips, and then gently drape down the leg.

What goes into creating such amazing trousers, you ask?  Long before the Boardwalk Trousers make it to your closet, they’re put through rigorous design and development at Vermeulen HQ.  First we draft a pattern and make a sample.  That pattern is then revised and tweaked until we have it just right.  Next, we test the pattern in other sizes.  We’ve developed a grading system unique to Vermeulen & Co. to achieve that miraculous fit not only in a size 4, but throughout all of our sizes.

Once we have the technical side worked out, it’s time to take them on the road.  This is the fun part.  We wear them out and about and see how well they stand up in the real world.  They’ve enjoyed wine tasting in beautiful Sonoma County, they’ve been to the office and several parties, they’ve ventured into the verdant jungles.  See them below lounging next to a lagoon at Los Pozas in Xilitla, Mexico.  These babies have performed so well and we’re just thrilled to share them with you.


Photo of Bree at Los Pozas by Sean Orlando


Order online today here http://www.vermeulenandco.com/products/boardwalk-trousers in sizes 2-16.  They are available in both a luscious and thick black textured poly/viscose/spandex blend and in a breezy hemp/organic cotton stripe which is fully lined.  Both sport a left side invisible zipper with a 5 black button placket.

Please join us at our studio in May:

Vermeulen & Co. Open House
American Steel Studios
May 3rd from 1-5pm.
1960 Mandela Parkway, Oakland, CA 94607

 

Have a marvelous and well clad week,
Kyra and Bree
Vermeulen & Co.
www.vermeulenandco.com

 

Posted in Classic Pants, Hemp/Organic Cotton, Local Manufacturing, Oakland, Slow Fashion, Wear Clothing you Love


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