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The ‘Ruth’ raincoat is produced from a British lightly waxed cotton from Halley Stevensons. It gives real protection against the wind and is water resistant. The coat has a swing shape with side pockets and cuff straps with a button on the lower sleeve. This is the perfect style coat to wear in town and comes in Sunshine Yellow and Royal Blue Materials – Outershell 100% British vintage lightly waxed cotton from Halley Stevensons who are the worlds leader in waxed cotton fabric manufacturing. They are specialists in weatherproofing canvas and are based in Dundee, Scotland. Buttons are from Courtney & Co a British button manufacturing company. The internal seams are trimmed in soft grey cotton bias binding.