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Houndstooth Suits, Cloth, Fashion, Luxury

The houndstooth is one of Marc’s favourite fabric designs. Originated in Scotland in the 1800s, originally worn as an outer garment of woven wool cloth by shepherds. The pattern is still popular to this day in tweed and wool fabrics. It’s a duotone pattern that is characterised by its abstract four-pointed shapes, most often in black and white.

Marc Wallace Grey Houndstooth flannel suit

Marc Wallace houndstooth flannel suit, super 110s worsted wool 90 %, blender with 10% cashmere, giving the suit a luxurious handle and beautiful drape. This luxury collection of wool and cashmere blend combines comfort with a soft tactile handle, softness beyond compare.

Grey Houndstooth Cloth Wool Bespoke

At Marc Wallace we have a wide selection of fabrics from Houndstooth, Dogtooth, herringbones, textured weaves, plains, striped, dotted and much more. Each season Marc designs a small collection of fabrics for the collection, you’re alway going to find something quirky to classic to suit all occasions.

Black Houndstooth Silk Tie

The Marc Wallace woven houndstooth silk tie, designed by Marc, woven in England. The houndstooth designs is found in many different form and fabrics, this is look great styled with a classic textured Marc Wallace black suit or evening suit.

Dogtooth Luxury Tailored Suit

Summer Tailoring: Looking to have your suit tailored this season? One of the first decisions you’ll need to make is the cloth design and weight. Our new mohair & wool comes in at between 310 – 230gsm / 10oz – 7.5oz weight. Mohair is a very hardy yard and this collection is a blend of mohair and wool. One of Marc’s all time favourite cloth, has always made beautiful suits for any occasion. The cloth shown is a black & white dogtooth design, the blue shade looks sharp too.

Luxury Dogtooth Wool and Mohair Cloth

Luxury Dogtooth Wool and Mohair Cloth

Vintage Suiting: The New City of London Collection

Made to Measure Suit Tailoring: New in to the Marc Wallace range, The City of London Vintage Collection. This classic collection of suiting fabrics have been designed for the business environment, combining handmade quality with hardwearing practicality, traditionally British. Taking inspiration form British style, this collection uses the traditional weaves of twill herringbone and birdseye in classic patterns such as pin stripe, chalk stripe, glen plaid and houndstooth. The collection offers a timeless selection of quality merino wool suiting fabrics, perfect for the work. Further information on the Marc Wallace made to measure suit call 020 7731 4575 or email

Marc Wallace Tailoring-Work Suits-City of London Collection-Vintage

Introducing the Marc Wallace Flannel Collection

This season we’ve design and woven some great flannels. Traditionally flannels have been quite heavy, but this collection our cloth has a soft and lightweight handle, making these suits wearable most of the year. Try a 2 button jacket design with a pair of flat front trousers, narrow cut.

A Marc Wallace made to measure suit starts £795, waistcoat £175.

Marc Wallace Flannels

Tailored Brown Dogtooth Flannel Suit & Waistcoat

This season flannel is a key look, if you’re looking of a sharp tailored suit for work, hitting the town or on the red carpet, this is the cloth for you. Below a 2 buttons brown flannel dogtooth suit with turquoise under collar, finished off with a double-breasted waistcoat. Styled with a classic Marc Wallace white shirt and a MW Mono Tone floral tie giving a vintage feel.

For further information, fabric swatches or to book an appointment please contact us or call 01225 466 155.

Flannel Suit and Waistcoat