Harris Tweed


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Harris Tweed

n
(Textiles) trademark a loose-woven tweed made in the Outer Hebrides, esp Lewis and Harris
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Noun1.Harris Tweed - a loosely woven tweed made in the Outer Hebrides
tweed - thick woolen fabric used for clothing; originated in Scotland
trademark - a formally registered symbol identifying the manufacturer or distributor of a product
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Harris Tweed

[ˌhærɪsˈtwiːd] Ntweed ® m producido en la isla de Harris
References in classic literature ?
Here and there a well-known actor passed, elaborately unconscious of the attention he excited: sometimes he wore patent leather boots, a coat with an astrakhan collar, and carried a silver-knobbed stick; and sometimes, looking as though he had come from a day's shooting, he strolled in knickerbockers, and ulster of Harris tweed, and a tweed hat on the back of his head.
Was dressed, when last seen, in black frock-coat faced with silk, black waistcoat, gold Albert chain, and grey Harris tweed trousers, with brown gaiters over elastic-sided boots.
Played by actor Matt Smith, who was unveiled in the latest series of the cult programme on Easter Saturday, the 11th Doctor Who has been praised for his stylish threads, which include a traditional Harris Tweed hand-woven jacket.
The former Harris Tweed weaver received her ninth telegram from the Queen yesterday.
A TURKISH firm is bidding to take over Scotland's Harris Tweed industry.
It helps members including Harris Tweed, Linn stereos and the Scottish Style Awards link up with other firms and creatives such as photographer David Eustace.
A big, strong sort, he is very much like his brother Harris Tweed to look at but Beaten Up is Harris Tweed with more speed and perhaps a touch more class.
Harris Tweed competition: Mr R D Henderson, Dunston won a Harris Tweed jacket.
The multinational sportswear giant has ordered a staggering 12,000 metres of Harris Tweed from weaver John Donald MacKay.
Now with Harris Tweed on board as a sponsor, they want to create their own fashion hub in the Highlands.
BEATEN UP, a 12-1 chance with Bet365, looks more likely to run in Saturday's Group 3 St Simon Stakes at Newbury than stablemate Harris Tweed, who is a lot shorter in the betting.
This classic Harris Tweed jacket is handwoven in the Outer Hebrides for pounds 129 and the trousers are pounds 59.