Monty & Co

Cotton Porter Dungaree - Khaki - 1-10y

  • From £75.00

PORTER  is our classic unisex bib and brace dungaree its name inspired by the workwear of London dockland Deal porters. A timeless childhood style, practical and versatile.
Porter has a High back and essential large front pockets and features branded antique brass hardware and adjustable straps for longer wear. Designed for busy little workers, makers, creatives. We hope it becomes a firm favourite: A future family heirloom to treasure and pass down.

DESIGN: High backed Front bib with pocket Two slanted side pockets  Two mitred back pockets  Navy bar tacks on pockets for reinforcement   Antique brass nickel free hardware and fastenings with soft edges for comfort Branded Antique brass button side fastening Adjustable straps for longer wear Navy herringbone tape inside hem cuff for rolled up hem and extended wear Branded "Monty" woven flag label at back pocket Twin needle stitching for durability Fell flat seam at centre back for strong construction

FIT: Classic fit Straight leg Deep gusset to accommodate growth and nappies for smaller children Wide cuff to allow for rolling up hems

FABRIC: 100% Cotton Quality = Twill Weight = 275 gsm Colour = Khaki

CARE:  To achieve maximum longevity for the garment and ultimate consideration to the environment we recommend : Cool Machine wash at 30C Line dry, do not tumble dry Cool Iron Fabric is pre shrunk but please be aware that due to natural fibres the garment maybe prone to further shrinkage approx 3-5%

This is a general height (centimeters) to age conversion chart. Please note this does not ring true for all brands.

For the actual measurements of a garment please check the full product description, in the 'About' tab.

If you have any doubt please get in touch by email.

Here is a breakdown of the European sizes:

Height (cm) Age        
50 - 56 newborn - 1 month
62 - 68 3 - 6 months
74 - 80 9-12 months
86 - 92 18 - 36 months
92  18 - 36 months
104 3 - 4 years
116 5 - 6 years

7 - 8 years

Wool needs a little extra care when washing! However it is not a fibre like cotton, it repels dirt and is self cleaning and does not need to be washed as often as cotton. Ideally wash it as little as possible. Often hanging it outsides spraying it with a little mist for a day will freshen it up. It can be worn many times without washing and you can spot wash it if something has been spilled on it. It sounds strange but it works!

Care - Untreated wool brands: Engel, Selana and Cosilana are made of untreated merino wool which ideally needs hand washing. Wash very gently by hand in water that must stay the same cool temperature both for washing and rinsing. Changing temperature can shock the wool and shrink it. You should use a special soap for wool or shampoo. Stretch the wool into shape when wet, and pull lengthwise and lay flat to dry. 

Many people, including us wash untreated wool on a gentle cold machine washing on a wool or hand wash program. This is at your own risk and you need to be sure your machine actually washes and rinses at the stated temperature, and it is very important to use a wool detergent! If you are planning to wash it in the machine it may shrink a bit length wise, to prevent this happening stretch it lengthwise when it comes out of the machine and perhaps buy a bigger size than otherwise. If you use the machine to spin items, the revolutions must be below 400.

Stretch the wool into shape when wet and dry flat. Never wring it! Especially wool fleece can be destroyed by wringing!

We recommend washing all wool fleece by hand, gentle, no rubbing, squeezing or wringing. lay it flat on a towel to dry. Again often spraying a little water mist on it and having it out will help it self clean. 

Treated wool brands: Joha, Fub, Celavi, Misha and Puff can be washed on a cold wool program in the machine without any risk! Please use a wool detergent! Reshape and dry flat for the knitwear!

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