INFOtainment

Forget Armani, step up to Vicuna

hollandandsherry Worlds Most Expensive Suit Made of Vicuna WoolNow as a disclaimer, I’m not one to talk since I haven’t bought a new full suit in many many years (back in the J. Riggins days – some of you younger readers may not even recall that establishment).

But for those of you who are wearing the fancy suits to work everyday or for a night on the town and have a handful of extra bucks, check out what Scotland-based fabric weaver and cloth merchant Holland & Sherry is doing.

Holland & Sherry was founded in 1836 and they have the world’s first 100% worsted spun Vicuna fabric. Check this, it costs more than $4000 for a yard of the material.

A vicuña (Vicugna vicugna) grazing near Arequi...
Image via Wikipedia

The Vicuna is an Andean animal that is shy and timid and its wool needs to be shorn only once in 3 years which makes it very exclusive and expensive.

Holland & Sherry has just enough material to make 18 suits and each suit is going to cost more than $50,000. The King of Morocco has just ordered himself a suit.

Bling Bling People !!! [via]

Reblog this post [with Zemanta]
Tags

James Hicks

James is the Founder and Editor-in-Chief of HicksNewMedia, a Digital Publishing and Technology Consulting team providing effective and relevant solutions to individuals and businesses looking to more effective utilize the social interweb. Follow him on Twitter and on Facebook.

Related Articles

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Back to top button
Close