Prince of Wales-check

After a summer with bright pastel colors, it’s time for the gray Eminence to take over. Along with the checked pattern is gray one of autumn’s most dominant trends. What better than the classic grid pattern Prince of Wales check?

The pattern is best described as a gray bottom with thin black lines running both vertically and horizontally over the fabric. Often there are also hints of blue. It is popular mainly in his mother country, Great Britain, but the pattern is accepted for the businessman around the world.

The story behind the design is somewhat muddled. The vast most associate incorrectly Prince of Wales check with Edward VIII, the Duke of Windsor. Edward VIII was known for its good taste in clothes and is seen today as one of the largest men’s fashion style icons. Duke had a penchant for a pattern called Glen Urquhart-check that the vast majority of today associate with the Prince of Wales check. The original pattern was designed for the former Edward VII who diligently bar pattern in hunting contexts at the royal summer residence Abergeldie Castle. The original pattern was much larger and had a slightly different color scheme than the pattern that most often becomes associated with the Prince of Wales check. In Sweden and Germany, this pattern has actually been named Glencheck.

Here is a selection of designers who used the pattern of autumn collections:

Jacket from Versace with the larger grid

Grey wool trousers from Etro

 

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Men’s Dark Blue Prince Of Wales Check Slim Fit Suit with …

Men's Dark Blue Prince Of Wales Check Slim Fit Suit with ...

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Paul Smith Paul Prince Of Wales Checked Wool Coat| Blueberries

Paul Smith Paul Prince Of Wales Checked Wool Coat| Blueberries

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Prince of Wales Checks

Prince of Wales Checks

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The Different Pattern Of Suits

The Different Pattern Of Suits

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Cape Menswear Prince of Wales Check Cape by CardamomClothing

Cape Menswear Prince of Wales Check Cape by CardamomClothing

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All the best photos from Harry and Meghan’s visit to …

All the best photos from Harry and Meghan's visit to ...

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Mens Skinny Suit Trousers Dress Yy

Mens Skinny Suit Trousers Dress Yy

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Mens wedding suit – what to wear when your mate gets …

Mens wedding suit – what to wear when your mate gets ...

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Double Breasted Suits

Double Breasted Suits

Source: www.pamoni-uk.com

Womens Checked Blazer

Womens Checked Blazer

Source: hardonclothes.com

Lyst

Lyst

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Wide Eyes, Tight Wallets: ‘Know Your Patterns’

Wide Eyes, Tight Wallets: 'Know Your Patterns'

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Buy Cashmere and Silk Shawl

Buy Cashmere and Silk Shawl

Source: www.highgrovegardens.com

2014 Bespoke Collection

2014 Bespoke Collection

Source: www.marcwallace.com

Cheap Cool Black T Shirts 2017

Cheap Cool Black T Shirts 2017

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The Day of the Dead Costume in Spectre – The Suits of …

The Day of the Dead Costume in Spectre – The Suits of ...

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Light Blue Check Suit

Light Blue Check Suit

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The GoldenEye Prince of Wales Check Suit – The Suits of …

The GoldenEye Prince of Wales Check Suit – The Suits of ...

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Grey Slim Fit Prince of Wales Check Blazer Black 76% …

Grey Slim Fit Prince of Wales Check Blazer Black 76% ...

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Grey Prince of Wales Check All Wool Italian Suiting Fabric …

Grey Prince of Wales Check All Wool Italian Suiting Fabric ...

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