To shorten life cycles in the textile industry and to counteract mass production a timeless coat is designed.
Raw materials are local produced and the coats are sewed by small tailor shops. Beside sustainability in production, the focus is set on separation of the parts to swap or replace and recycle or compost them at the end of life.
The WOOL for the summer and winter coat is biological dyed. It warms up on cool summer and icy winter days.
The toggle buttons are made of local YEW TREE impregnated with natural oil. The yarn consists of biological cotton.
ONE FOR ALL
„Die Jacke“ is a friend chasing project for small to medium - size tailor shops. Fabrics, sewing patterns and buttons will be delivered to the shops. The consumer has to choose ones INDIVIDUAL PARTS and will get a coat for their lifetime.
SIMPLICITY leads to functionality and makes the coat a timeless companion.
The SEPARABILITY secures the pureness of the material.
The summer jacket functions as the inner lining in winter.
Toggle buttons are used in order to hold all pieces together.