"Fireworks" Vintage 1920's Silk Floral Lamé Jacket UK 8-14
"Fireworks" Vintage 1920's Silk Floral Lamé Jacket
Full of opulent original details, rendered in the most luxurious fashion, this rare 1920's piece is a beauty to behold and never again find.
Her V shaped neckline, is framed to each side by a wide neck tie, which can be worn done up, or simply draped to each side. Her small pointed lapels, draw the eye to the lower cross over fastening, of a simple loop and matching covered button.
Her dropped rounded shoulder seams, set off the incredibly wide bishop sleeves, that gather in small cuffs. simple black silk mandarin collar, sets off 3/4 length sleeves, with matching black silk turn up cuffs.
The beauty of her intricately woven silk and gold lamé threads, sets off a pattern of blooming flowers amongst linear patterns of gold.
A true gem of her time, enjoy wearing her casually over a plain camisole and wide leg trousers, or dress her up for a night out, with an emerald green cocktail dress.
This Jacket is not lined.
Measurements of the Jacket
Armpit to Armpit: up to 40 inches
Shoulder to Hem: 29 inches
Shoulder to end of sleeve: 28 inches
Waist:up to 20 inches
Size:Medium UK size 8 to 14
Closures: This jacket fastens with a single button and loop, and can be fastened in a bow along the neckline.
Condition: This little jacket is in perfect vintage condition.
Washing instructions: This garment should be handled with great care. We do not recommend dry cleaning.
Fabric: Silk, Lamé, floral
Vintage garments have been previously worn and lovingly cared for, they may however have a blemish or two. Here at Willow Hilson, we try our very best to note all the details of each garment, although we may sometimes overlook things, which we do apologise for. Please do not expect perfection, unless stated so.
Please make sure you check all the measurements of the garment before purchasing. Vintage garment sizes are not the same as those of today. To ensure the best fit, we suggest you measure you favourite similar style garment and compare it to the measurements we have listed. All our measurements are taken whilst the garment is lying flat, we then double these measurements to reflect the actual size.