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  • n  a loosely woven coarse fabric of cotton or linen; used in clothing

  • Viscount Castlerosse, beefy director of London newspapers, for 75 ($260) for two dinner suits of blue herringbone and blue tropical hopsack, two extra pairs of trousers and .
  • Loose-weave hopsack and tweed suits no longer sag in the seat and buckle at the knee, keep their shape as well as an all-Dacron suit.
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  • Michael Bastian Opens Spring 2014 New York Fashion Week With A Strong Men's Collection
    Michael Bastian opened the spring 2014 season of New York Fashion Week with a solid menswear collection. From the first look, a gray hopsack jacket paired with pineapple print jeans, it was clear that Bastian was onto something wonderful. The pineapple motif was later repeated on the Michael Bastian x Stubbs & Wootton slippers, which no doubt will be commercial hits once they hit the stores.
    Sept. 5, 2013 - Forbes

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