Huffpost Style

Coat Made Of Male Chest Hair Is A Fascinatingly Furry Yet Bizarre Milk Promotion (PHOTOS)

Posted: Updated:
CHEST HAIR COAT
Would you want a coat made out of male chest hair? This hirsute jacket will cost you several thousand dollars. | WING-CO

Manly men of the world, ever wish you had more chest hair? If so, this is just the coat for you.

Developed by the British arm of global dairy company Arla, the new Man-Fur Coat is created from discarded male chest hair, according to food industry news blog The Grocer.

"We commissioned the Man-Fur Coat as a wakeup call for the nation's gents," a Wing-Co. spokesman said, according to The Grocer. "A way to encourage them to readopt the values of assured men's men from yesteryear."

The furry brown garment took four designers 200 hours to produce, according to the BBC. Hair for the coat was donated by 300 male volunteers, whose discarded chest hairs filled more than a dozen cardboard boxes.

The coat is apparently supposed to help promote Arla's new Wing-Co. chocolate dairy drink, a protein-rich beverage for the masculine set. Launched in April, Wing-Co. supposedly has 40 percent more protein than average chocolate milk, although it's still unclear what exactly protein-packed milk has to do with chest hair.

Customers who wish to see what all the hype is about can buy the garment for £2,499 (roughly $3,900), according to BuzzFeed.

It probably would match perfectly with this British bride's wedding dress, which was crafted out of human hair in 2011.

Also on The Huffington Post

Close
Coat Made Out Of Male Chest Hair
of
Share
Tweet
Advertisement
Share this
close
Current Slide

Suggest a correction

Around the Web

Fur coat made of unwanted male CHEST hair goes on sale for £2499

Dairy company uses chest hair coat to promote milk, because obviously

Chest Hair Coat Promotes Manly Milk, Costs $3849

Fur coat made of male chest hair on sale - pictures

Fur sale: One male chest hair coat

Hair-raising fashion! Would YOU pay £2499 for a fur coat made from male ...

Men's Chest Hair Coat Debuts With $3000 Price Tag—See the Pic

Who Needs A Man When You Can Wear This Coat Made Entirely Of Male Chest ...

Markets in everything: Fur coat made from male chest hair | AEIdeas

CBBC Newsround - Coat made completely out of male chest hair!

Coat made of human chest hair is the worst thing of the day | Toronto ...

Wear This Coat Made of Chest Hair and Support Hairy Man Chests