The Heavy Wool Overshirt

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Made in Victoria
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100% Wool
100% Wool
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Biodegradable; remove tags, trims and threads
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Guaranteed For Life
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The Heavy Wool Overshirt is 100% heavyweight 23oz wool, the heaviest in our Wool collections with beautiful texture and heathered colour. A minimalist utility jacket, this design features a shirt-style collar, adjustable button cuffs, clean line chest pockets, and a lined yoke at the shoulders. This design uses Corozo buttons, made from the seeds of the tagua palm tree - chosen because they are natural, durable, and scratch-resistant alternatives to plastic.

This material is Climate Beneficial™ Wool, certified by Fibershed and sourced from California - we selected it for its focus on farmers and ranchers who practice carbon drawdown, a program that regenerates soil health and sequesters carbon at higher rates than conventional practices. This method also works to build resistance to drought, improves soil water retention, increases agricultural productivity naturally, and is a form of regenerative agriculture rooted in restoring ecosystem health long term.

Made in Canada - this item was manufactured at our factory in Victoria, British Columbia.

Model is 5'9" and wears size small in Charcoal. Second model is 5’9” and wears size medium in Green.

Wool is highly durable and anti-microbial, meaning it really doesn't need to be cleaned. If you must clean it, here's how:

  • Spot clean or eco-dry clean only
  • Do not hand wash
  • Do not machine wash or dry
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LB
17 Dec 2021
Lindsey B.
Canada Canada

Amazing

This is shirt gorgeous. It is worth every penny. It will definitely be a wardrobe staple.

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08 Dec 2021
Sonia M.
Canada Canada
  • How does it fit? SmallTrue To SizeLarge

Easy, as always

The overshirt feels sturdy and well-made. It feels like it will last forever and that's exactly what I was looking for. I purchased a size up from my usual size because I wanted to fit sweaters under it. I can get sweaters under it, but it's a bit narrower in the shoulders than I expected. I do wonder if it might soften and fit a little easier with some wear.

RM
04 Dec 2021
Rebekah M.
Canada Canada
  • How does it fit? SmallTrue To SizeLarge

Dream come true

It is the overshirt/shacket I have been searching for! It fits perfectly with or without a sweater underneath.

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23 Nov 2021
Kris
Canada Canada
  • Fit SmallTrue To SizeLarge

A forever staple

I've already received so many compliments since buying this. I bought the Green, and it's so lovely to pair with many of my other items in my closet. The fabric is so sturdy, and I love the boxier, oversized fit of it. Love that it's made in Victoria by seamstresses who are paid a Vic living wage.

For Nature

Whether you use our apparel for exploring nature or for nature’s well-being, we use sustainable, organic, and all-natural fibres so you can enjoy the power of nature to its fullest.

The Ecologyst clothing factory in Victoria BC Canada
Made Here

We make all of our apparel in North America. So we can reduce our carbon footprint, ensure great working conditions for garment workers, and keep an eye on quality.

Guaranteed For Life

We guarantee our apparel for life. Zipper wears out? Get a snag or hole? Send it back to us and we’ll fix it for free or if we can’t, we’ll replace it with something comparable.