Rendered in a deep black silk brocade in the a pattern of wild floral bursts, this original 1950's coat is just the piece to add versatility to your wardrobe.
The rounded neckline is framed by a wide pointe collar, which draws together with a concealed button beneath the left hand side of the collar. The simple shoulder line, sets off the mid-length inset sleeves. The elegant wide A line of the coat, is accented by central statement black faille and soutache embellished buttons, completing this piece in a truly iconic design. Finished with front pockets beneath the waistline and lined in black rayon.
Measurements of the Coat
Armpit to Armpit : up to 40 inches
Shoulder to Hem: 39 inches
Shoulder to Shoulder: 14 inches
Shoulder to end of sleeve: 18 inches
Hips: up to 46 inches
Size: UK 10-14 US 6-10
Closures: 4 buttons
Condition: This coat is in perfect condition. Very gentle wear to the surfaces of the buttons. Please refer to the photographs, as they form part of the condition report.
These minor issues are not overly apparent when the coat is being worn, and only visible under close inspection.
Fabric: Silk Brocade, Rayon
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.