ICONIC SCANDINAVIAN STYLE: OSCAR JACOBSON’S SS19 BLENDS PERFORMANCE WITH FASHION
Swedish menswear company Oscar Jacobson has a rich heritage in fashion tailoring dating back to 1903. Over 116 years, the company has earned a reputation for innovation and for delivering products with style and personality. Since the 1970s, Oscar Jacobson has produced golfing attire combining fashion with functionality, trusted and loved by many European Tour golfers over the decades.
With a focus on uncompromised quality in design and fabrics, Oscar Jacobson’s Spring/Summer 19 golf collection showcases the company’s skill in producing menswear of the highest quality. The collection features stylish, performance garments delivering fashion and function.The SS19 collection – presented in Forces Blue, Maroon, Green and Red colour themes – draws heavily on the brand’s expertise in fashion tailoring, and its unparalleled knowledge of technical golf apparel.The SS19 golf collection demonstrates Ocar Jacobson’s design philosophy based on Scandinavian simplicity, combined with inspiration from Italian tailoring and the British textile tradition.
Oscar Jacobson’s SS19 collection features a range of polo shirts to suit all golfing tastes and requirements. From the sporty performance of the Chap and Chester designs, featuring elastane stretch and anti-wrinkle performance, to the timeless elegance of the 100% cotton Darcy – a durable, vibrant and luxurious garment. The Leonard Course, Boston Course and Aston Course designs all feature impressive Japanese Toray fabric – which offers anti-penetration and air permeability. The super fine FieldSensor® yarn also offers the benefit of UV protection (UPF30) and humidity control, while retaining a cool touch.
On cooler days when another layer is required, the Waldorf mélange sweater will sit elegantly over the top of any of these stylish polo shirts. Woven in Italy from luxurious Egyptian cotton, Waldorf boasts a half-zip design with metal logo on the chest. Also in 100% Giza Egyptian cotton, the Bob, sleeveless zipped sweater is lightweight and very soft to the touch.The Hawkes zip-neck jersey and Hoff zip-neck sleeveless jersey both deliver comfort and a modern fit that allows for excellent freedom of movement through the swing. The Rast, round neck sweater delivers fashion detailing with contrast sleeves while the T-neck Orson offers durability and protection from the wind.
Pullovers and sweaters for Spring/Summer 2019 again come in a variety of styles, with a wide colour range in the Cashwool ® 100% Extrafine merino wool classic V-neck Wyatt and quarter-zip Heron. The Rutger classic V-neck slipover, joins Wyatt and Heron to complete the Cashwool ® line-up.
100% Extrafine Cashwool® from Zegna Baruffa is a stylish, unique and high-performing yarn crafted by Baruffa at its Borgosesia plant in the Piedmont region of northern Italy. This soft, luxurious wool was born out of intensive research in the late 1970s to find a yarn combining aesthetic beauty with top-quality performance.
Even in spring and summer, the weather can change quickly on the golf course and it’s important to be able to turn to the right garment to protect you from the elements, while allowing you to continue to play your best golf.
The Matt Course is a lightweight 3-layer, 4-way stretch, soft shell jacket with high stretch ability, featuring advanced cut lines for the ultimate fit. The Donovan is a wind and shower-proof knitted jersey with full stretch for maximum freedom of movement, while the Centurion is A low weight vest in a lightweight 3-layer, 4-way stretch soft shell fabric with high stretch ability.
For those seeking outerwear garments with more of a street-inspired look, the Ross Course Hybrid jacket with Primaloft filled body and knitted, stretchy soft-shell sleeves will look great in the city and on the fairways, as will the super-stylish Liner, low weight vest in a semi dull woven fabric with a light padding.
Oscar Jacobson is renowned for producing exceptional trousers and the SS19 collection showcases this heritage with a range of styles and fabrics available. Top Performance wool blend trousers feature stretch fabric along with stretch waistband and knee lining for extra comfort. Technical trousers are functional 4-way stretch bottoms with superb comfort while the classic OJ chinos are a garment dyed trouser in cotton twill with elastane for good fit and comfort. OJ Dress Shorts also feature a blend of cotton and elastane.
The SS19 collection includes the classic Daniel Cap and two 100% leather belts.
Oscar Jacobson’s Spring/Summer 2019 collection blends performance, function and style. The garments deliver great versatility and the potential for the wearer to look as stylish off the golf course as they do on it.