The Elford wax trouser has a 12oz Desert finish waxed cotton outer. This outer wax is supplied by the original Waxed Cotton manufactures Halley Stevenson, with whom Merlin have an exclusive partnership license in the UK.
Based in Dundee, in Scotland, Halley Stevenson are specialists in the production of waxed fabrics for customers around the world. While other manufacturers in the textiles industry might lay claim to a high quality fabric, few others can match their commitment, or their expertise.
Halley Stevenson produce nothing but waxed fabrics – and are proud to be leaders not only in treating and finishing, but also in the construction of the cotton yarns. And, while the roots of Waxed Cotton may lie hundreds of years ago, Halleys’ processes do not – as they are constantly striving to refine traditional methods and develop technical innovations.
Their mission is:
To excel in the manufacture and innovation of Waxed Cotton fabrics, delivering a product which meets our own rigorous performance benchmarks and quality standards – and which exceeds our customers’ requirements and expectations.
Care instructions of the waxed cotton can be found on our FAQ’s page.