Free - Hand Saws in the Modern Workshop Sat. 10/25 12PM
Planes & Shaves
Measuring & Layout
Hammers and Mallets
Rasps and Files
Scrapers & Burnishers
Vises, Holdfasts, Work Holding
Film for "Scary Sharpening"
Sharpening Guides & Aids
Grinders, Wheels, Files, & Etc.
Abrasives, Sandpaper & Steel Wool
Brushes, Tools, & Accessories
Restoration, Repair, & Maint
Real Milk Paint
W. L. Lockwood Dyes
Shellac and French Polishing
Dyes, Stains, & Pigments
Oils, Varnishes, Lacquers, & Fillers
Finishing for Woodturners
Drill Bits & Equip.
Whiteside Router Bits
Glue and Adhesives
Festool Power Tools
Dust Extractors & Acc.
Routers & Planers
Sanders & Abrasives
Systainers & Transport
Tables & Rails
Carving & Sculpture
Carving Tool Chart
Block Cutter Chart
Occidental Leather Tool Belts
Blaklader Work Wear
Tool Rolls, Totes & Backpacks
Books & Media
Sales & Specials
Order on-line or visit our Brooklyn Showroom
The Build-It Blog
The Work Magazine Reprint Project
The Comely Advertiser - Dec. 2014
Modern Edge Tools - 2012
December 2011 Mini-Catalog and Other Downloads
Using Lockwood Dyes
How To Sharpen
Setting Hoops on Japanese Chisels
The Design of Bow Saws
The Art of Brushmaking
All About Auriou Rasps and Rifflers
Chris Pye's guide to his 2 1/2 Gouges
A Guide to Chisels
A Guide to Mortise and Marking Gauges
A Short Guide to Carving Tool Terminology
Gramercy Tools Bowsaw Kit Plans
Gramercy Tools 14" Sash Saw Kit Plans
Gramercy Tools 9" Dovetail Saw Kit Plans
Gramercy Tools 12" Carcase Saw Kit Plans
Isometric Drafting Paper
The Essential Guide to Saw Tooth Design
Post Overalls Royal Traveler Vest
read 1 review
Found in Departments:
Clothing, Safety, & Accessories
click to enlarge
Quantity in Cart:
Free returns for six months. Learn more.
The Royal Traveler Vest is further proof that Post Overalls holds a leading role in designing the new modern workwear, brilliantly melding vintage utilitarian design and peerless attention to detail. Global in scope and meticulous in design, the Royal Traveler Vest is made of mosaic cotton calico from Japan and fabricated in NYC with traditional single-needle stitching methods. The curvature of the stitching details suggests a timeless style adopted by woodworkers across centuries.
The construction lends from classic uplands hunting vests, featuring game pockets that allow use of the lining for storage, and extended side pockets that wrap around to the back, which would typically house shotgun shells. The game pockets are cleverly divided at the side seam, so that your books don't go floating to the back of the lining - the side pockets are halved as well, functioning better for dividing up actual nuts and bolts or the figurative nuts and bolts of the day. The interior features two button-closure pockets as well, the left-side pocket includes a button-hole slit for a writing implement; the pocket behind is perfectly sized for a notebook.
Though the fabric pattern is transfixing in its own right, the construction details warrant close inspection. Bartacks are dispersed at critical stress points, the angled yoke is reinforced, and single-needle lockstitching reduces abrasion for durability. The fit is tailored and trim without constricting movement. Post Overalls's Royal Traveler Vest is not only an example of striking design - it is certainly built for vigorous wear. 100% cotton.
Made in the USA.
Give us a call with any further sizing inquiries.
Read 1 customer review
By: Jeff Polaski (May, 2016)
I honestly thought that when I bought my Filson vests, I was being extravagant. Wow! No idea as to how to rate this vest, but it sure does look good.
Please contribute your own review:
I own this item
I manufacture this item
Anonymous reviews will not be published
Hours: M-F 8:00-5:00, Sa 11:00-5:00
Our Guarantee & Return Policy
Shipping & Privacy Info
Phone: 800-426-4613 or 718-499-5877 Visit Us in Brooklyn:
Directions to Our Showroom
© 1999-2016 toolsforworkingwood.com
Coded entirely in NYC