This darling 1950's black nylon jacket, embroidered with delicate roses and accented by smocking stitches, is just the statement piece for your collection.
The V shaped neckline is edged with a rolled hem, finished with white cross stitch embroidery stitches. The simple shoulder line is accented by gathered pleats, which radiate along the yokes joining the smocking stitch details and delicate scattered rose embroidery pattern.The 3/4 length sleeves boast pleats along each shoulder seam, which set off the wide bell cut. The detailed bodice of the jacket, draws in along the waistline with intricate smocking stitches accented by white embroidery thread, drawing the eye to the central nylon covered button fastenings. Finished with a longline cut, which is accented by pleats that drape from the smocking stitches, this mesmerising jacket is sure to be an iconic piece in your wardrobe.
Measurements of the Jacket
Shoulder to Shoulder: 17 inches
Armpit to Armpit: up to 40 inches
Shoulder to Hem : 38 inches
Waist: 30 inches
Shoulder to end of sleeve: 19 inches
Hips: up to 50 inches
Fastenings: This jacket fastens with 7 button and loops.
Size: UK 12-14 US 8-10
Condition: In near perfect vintage condition, with a few very small scattered pin holes to the nylon.
Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned for hand washed in cool water.
Fabric: Nylon, cotton embroidery
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.