Vintage revamp: the little tweed jacket The little tweed jacket is a fashion classic you can pick up cheaply at vintage and charity shops. But what if the style isn’t quite what you had in mind? Lucy Housman gave her vintage tweed jacket a modern update. I found this amazing tweed jacket hidden among a bunch of less notable coats and things in a charity shop. Interestingly, it’s not your usual fitted blazer style one, instead it’s got this baggy, less-fitted look. Both the tweed and the lining are great quality fabrics, and the shape has potential. I think a small but significant alteration is needed to change this slightly dated piece into a modern wonder. One Response SwanDiamondRose April 15th, 2009 you are clever! i am forever a tweed fan and for sure do see many almost perfect examples at the thrift store. i will take your advice 🙂 and this is my 1st time here. i really like your blog. i’m adding you to my blogroll. can you add me too? much thanks!