Fully UK made, like everything we do

9.5oz luxuriously soft and hard wearing moleskin. It’s an overshirt so will work over a sweatshirt as well as with just a t-shirt (or in the buff matron). You don’t need to size up.

Two large side seam pockets for cozy hands and holding loads of stuff.

Single large outside chest pocket big enough for plus sized phones.

Single inside chest pocket same as above.

Hang loop inside neck.

UK made plastic-free Corozo buttons. More about them here.

Flat hem with side seam vents.

Run and fell side seams.

“HebTroCo originally started with moleskin trousers & this wonder fabric continues to be a key part of our range. It’s warm, soft, looks great and wears well.”

No, moleskin isn’t made from moles…

Moleskin does not COME from moles, it just feels like a mole’s skin.

This tough heavy fabric is made from densely woven cotton, initially looped, then sheared which creates a short soft pile on the upper side. It looks and feels a bit like chammy and some sorts of velvet, but is actually far tougher than either.

Moleskin is popular for hunting, building work, and countryside use due to its ability to shrug off damage, keep clean, be “quiet” in use, as well as being breathable, and comfortable even when wet.

Originally developed in the industrial days, moleskin was used as an alternative to woollen cloth for jackets and trousers. It was chosen for its warmth and hard wearing qualities. Later it was adopted by country people for its ability to resist thorns as well as the cold wind.

Warm and wind resistant. Our moleskin garments are ideal for autumn, winter and early spring wear. They’re durable and tough, and ideal for outdoor use whatever the weather.

Finished with natural buttons, not plastic.

People tried to put us off. They told us about the trouble and expense of using UK-made buttons… but we ignored them.

It turns out they were right…  Our buttons are about 50 times more expensive than a plastic mass-produced button from overseas.

They are also 50 times better.

Our buttons are made of Corozo palm nuts. They are harvested from sustainable rainforests in Ecuador, where trees are planted and maintained rather than being cut down.

This means that our nuts are green and they are very special. As well as being natural the material is tough, takes colour well and gives a pleasing marbled effect.

Care Guide

Machine washable 30º, slow or preferably no spin, air dry. Don’t tumble dry. Don’t Be A Dick.

Fit & Sizing Guide

Oliver (with HebTroCo dog of the week) is wearing size XL. He is 6’3″.

Ed is wearing size medium in the photos. He’s 5’8″ and 10.5 stone.

Sizing is comparable with our other shirts, overshirts, sweatshirts and jackets. This is an overshirt so will work over a sweatshirt or jumper as well as with just a t-shirt (or in the buff matron). You don’t need to size up.

  • INCHES
  • CM
SIZESMLXL2XL3XL
Pit to Pit (A)22.423.424.926.427.929.3
Back Length (B)28.929.329.930.531.131.7
Sleeve Length (C)25.625.826.126.426.727.0
SIZESMLXL2XL3XL
Pit to Pit (A)5759.563.256770.7574.5
Back Length (B)73.574.57677.57980.5
Sleeve Length (C)6565.566.256767.7568.5

Reviews

  1. Nick (verified owner)

    Really well made, great cut and a really good weight to it. Looking forward to the weather getting cold enough so I can wear it more.

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  2. Mr D T Cook (verified owner)

    Love this over shirt. The moleskin has a quality feel to it. Great for wearing out and about.

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  3. Richard Rayne (verified owner)

    Outstanding, as I am convinced is typical of anything from HebTroCo. Already had a “v1” in grey; when I saw the Navy v2, I jumped on it. They’ve really dialled-in the sizing on this lot…nothing wrong with my v1, mind you, but this one fits like the proverbial glove. Gets loads of compliments from all who behold it, too!

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  4. Sam Burdekin (verified owner)

    Fantastic overshirt. Quality is superb. Definitely worth the money. Will be buying from Hebtroco again.

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