George Herbert Leigh Mallory
died on Mount Everest in June 1924. There his body lay frozen until 1999.  The name tag on his Harris Tweed jacket identified him after more than 70 years of extreme exposure to the elements.

As an industry leader recently remarked ,”planned obsolecence” is not in the Harris Tweed business plan…

We’ve highlighted Nigel Cabourn on The Croft before but here’s his take on Mallory’s clothing…