This timeless and iconic 1940's coral pink wool coat, is just the perfect addition to your seasonal wardrobe.
The elegant rounded shawl collar draws in along the front of the neckline with a central button fastening. The simple shoulder line, sets off the full length inset sleeves, which are edged with pointed edged turned up cuffs. The wonderful wide A line cut of the coat, is accented by slit pockets along each side of the front, framing the simple central button fastenings, whilst completing the timeless design of this piece. This coat is fully lined in blush coloured rayon.
Label: Betty Rose
Measurements of the Coat
Armpit to Armpit: 42 inches
Shoulder to Hem: 41 inches
Shoulder to end of sleeve: 22.5 inches
Shoulder to Shoulder: 15 inches
Hips: up to 50 inches
Size: UK 12-14 US 8-10
Closures: 6 buttons
Condition: This coat is in perfect condition. A small area of wear to the wool along the front right hand side of the hemline. A small area of wear to the wool beneath the last button hole along the right hand side of the coat. Two small areas of wear to the wool along the front left hand side of the coat beneath the pocket areas ( 5 inches down). Some marks to the internal label along the neckline. Small area of wear to the wool along the back left hand side of the coat below the sleeve seam ( 6 inches down) Light colour variation to the rayon lining. These minor details are not apparent when the coat is being worn and only noticeable upon closer inspection. Please refer to the photographs, as they for form part of the condition report.
Fabric: Wool, rayon lined
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.