Fox 1772 X Valstar Mr. Slowboy Jacket


As Fox Brothers proudly reaches its 250th landmark milestone, we are extremely proud to launch this "Fox 1772 X Valstar Mr. Slowboy Jacket". Produced in collaboration with Valstar Milano 1911, in order to create an exemplary design, noteworthy to mark this remarkable occasion. 

This exquisite jacket is presented in a fashionable pilot style, with its highly durable pleat pocketing, stylish ribbed collar, and contrasting 5 horn buttons front.

The classic hopsack weave cloth, used to skilfully produce these Jackets, was initially created in partnership with the artist Fei Wang, or as he's more commonly known as "Mr. Slowboy". Having designed the first "Mr. Slowboy Sporting Stripe", with its powerful and bold tone.  

Especially made with this limited edition cloth, and in conjunction with the contemporary luxury house Valstar, to create a fitting jacket that exudes superior quality in both style and appearance, therefore making the perfect combination for a momentous milestone.

Sizes: Medium (M), through to size Extra Large (XL).


  • 5 Horn Button Front Fastening
  • Inverted Pleat Patch Pockets
  • Wool-blend Ribbing
  • Lined for Comfort and Warmth
  • Made in Milan, Italy
  • Cloth Woven in Somerset
  • Dry Clean Only


     SIZE S - EU48/UK38 M - EU50/UK40 L - EU52/UK42 XL - EU54/UK44

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    Valstar was established in 1911, in the populous and thriving city of Italy, Milan. Having made a name for itself within luxury men’s fashion, in particular with their strong roots in manufacturing outwear. Since their humble beginnings, Valstar became the first Italian company to create raincoats which were water-repellent, and while that invention may be taken for granted nowadays, back then it was considered a revolutionary achievement.

    During the early years of the 20th century, the Valstar brand quickly became a household name, after setting the benchmark for stylish and practical outerwear, with the designs catching the attention of upper echelons within Italian society.

    Since then, Valstar has more than flourished and diversified into a company with global appeal, with their highly selective approach to manufacturing and fine attention to detail. Today, Valstar jackets and coats are garments with more than a century of tradition channelled using a contemporary approach, whilst still representing the true essence of what ‘Made in Italy’ craftsmanship means.     

    Fox Brothers are proud to work in collaboration with Valstar, to offer some truly exquisite pieces to our product collection.

    Fox Brothers, the English woollen mill established in Somerset in 1772 is credited with being the originator of fine woollen and worsted flannels during the last century and is still said to produce the best in the world. According to style connoisseurs, when choosing flannel, “always be sure to ask for it (Fox) by name”.

    Fox Brothers first developed ‘flannel’ in 1803 and to quote Esquire magazine, is still the “Standard Bearer” for this wonderfully soft cloth. Loved by tailors who appreciate the way it cuts "like a good butter', this wonderfully soft cloth has evolved over many years and is now available as suit lengths in varying designs and weights, exclusively on The Merchant Fox. 

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