This wonderfully bright 1940's gabardine jacket in a vibrant shade of Persian red, is just the piece to add to your seasonal everyday wardrobe.
The rounded neckline is framed by a pointed collar and central matching covered button fastening. The simple shoulder line is set off by tailored darts along each yoke and small internally sewn shoulder pads. The full length wide cut sleeves are edged with turned up cuffs, which can be worn rolled down. The elegant A line cut of the jacket is accented by two front pockets. This jacket is fully lined in rayon satin.
Measurements of the Jacket
Armpit to Armpit across front: up to 42 inches
Shoulder to Hem: 27.5 inches
Shoulder to end of sleeve: 21 inches ( these can be worn long if the cuff is turned down)
Shoulder to Shoulder: 15 inches
Waist: up to 46 inches
Size: UK 12-14 US 8-10
Closures: A single button
Condition: This jacket is in good condition. There are a few age marks along the right hand side turned up cuff and a few along the left hand side cuff. Light colour variation to the orange rayon satin lining. These minor detail are not overly apparent when the jacket is being worn and only noticeable upon close inspection. Please refer to the photographs as they form part of the product description.
Fabric: Gabardine, 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.