MANCHESTER, United Kingdom – A man is going all out with beseechingly expensive bespoke shorts for the men’s rugby league side.
A man is taking his trousers a notch further with bespeckled shorts that feature bespoke detailing.
The bespoke suits have been tailored by Mr Jules Furlong from the British design company Birkenstock.
Mr Furlongs latest project, which he is calling The Men’s Rugby League, is a one-off bespoke rugby league kit that features a bespoke collar, a bespeak collar collar, and bespoke knee pads.
There is a collar on the back of the suit that has been specially fitted for rugby league.
“We wanted something unique that we didn’t have to make,” Mr Furlings father, Sir Peter, told RTE.
We didn’t want a suit that was too simple, so we made the collar unique.
“I am proud of it, it is one of my proudest moments,” he added.
This is the second bespoke suit he has designed for the Men’s rugby union team, after designing one for his brother, former Manly star Adam Furlung.
For the first time in his life, Sir Jules is producing a full suit for a rugby league team.
As well as bespoke shirts, Mr Frelong has made a full-length men’s jumper that features embroidered details.
And, for the first team to wear a bespeak suit, the players are getting some special treatment.
Players will wear a full length men’s ski jumper to the Rugby League World Cup finals in England.
It is an exclusive look that has yet to be worn on the pitch, and will be a special moment for the players.
To celebrate the occasion, Sir Furlun has decided to have a special jersey.
The players have already made a special appearance at the official launch of the new jersey, which has been designed by a member of the rugby union side.
The jersey will be worn by the squad in the final four of the tournament, against New Zealand, Fiji and Argentina, in Cardiff.
Sir Jules has also put the jersey together for the squad to wear at the home of the Manly Sea Eagles.
“This jersey is a great symbol of who we are, what we represent and what we do as a team,” he said.
So, with all this, why did it take so long to design a bespecified rugby league shirt?
“The jersey has been bespoke for a number of years and I have been working with the Rugby Union team for the last 10 years,” he explained.
I have spent my life designing shirts for people to wear, and have always done so with passion.
But it took a little while to build a bespectacled suit for the rugby league players, because it was the first bespoke garment for the game to feature.
“The design team is very supportive and helpful, but also very supportive of my creative process,” he concluded.
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