Kowtow

Formation Jacket

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Sizing Chart

 

  • any specific fit recommendations per designer will be noted on product detail pages
  • all sizes are in inches and based on USA sizing standards
 Size # Size Bust (in) Waist (in) Hip (in)
XS 0-2 32-34 25-26.5 34-36
S 4-6 34.5-36 27-28.5 36.5-38.5
M 8-10 36.5-38 29-30.5 39-41
L 12-14 38.5-41 31-32.5 41.5-43.5
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  • This modern jacket is perfect for people seeking a classic jean jacket with a fresh twist, and it fits perfectly into any capsule wardrobe.

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    • OEKO-TEX certified nickel-free embossed metal tacks
    • 12oz 100% ethical fairtrade organic cotton denim

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  • Cold machine wash, inside out, like colours together, do not bleach, line dry in shade, low tumble dry, medium iron on reverse, drycleanable (F). All denim styles are GOTS approved standard garment washed.
  • this item runs true to size

    S M L
    Chest 44.49" 46.46" 48.43"
    Hem 41.34" 42.52" 44.49"
    Length 22.44" 23.03" 23.62"
    Sleeve 28.15" 28.74" 29.33"

The Inspiration

Founded in 2007 by Gosia Piatek, the brand Kowtow is a conscious label with a minimalistic effortless aesthetic, strong design philosophy, and innate sense of comfort; inspired by Gosia’s interests in art, culture, and travel.

The Style

Timeless, modern, and anything but expected. By focusing on quality, sustainability, and longevity of design, the pieces are true works or art, with a global interpretation of modern, timeless design.

The People

The workers crafting these unique and stylish pieces reside in India, at fair trade certified organic cotton farms in Orissa and at manufacturers in Mumbai and Kolkata, which Kowtow visits regularly. Each garment is produced with complete transparency and traceability throughout the entire supply chain, recognizing the craftsmanship and hands involved in its making.

The Company

Collections are made entirely with sustainably and ethically sourced materials, with ethical and sustainable values. All garments are certified by non-profit internationally recognized organizations, designed in-house: color, weave, prints, stripes and checks, and can take up to 12 months to be designed and ready for production.

the gist of it

100% Organic, vegan, and fair trade goodness (w/tons of certs to back) made in India from seed to garment (includes everything from ink, fabrics, buttons, etc.)

made without

  • sweatshops or child labor
  • harm to animals or use of animal bi-product
  • chemicals harmful to the farmers' of their family's health
  • chlorine bleach, toxins, aromatic solvents, or formaldehyde

made with

  • GOTS certified 100% ethical organic cotton
  • GOTS certified water-based ink
  • SA800 accredited factories
  • Social Accountability Accreditation Services (SAAS) audits
  • sustainable and responsible water use from seed to garment
  • fair trade and sustainable peripherals like packaging, shipping supplies, even break room coffee
  • worker/family benefits like community involvement projects, training, educational resources, guaranteed minimum wage, overtime, social security, pension, paid time off, medical insurance, labor unions, transportation to and from work, etc.