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"Duchess Satin" Vintage 1950's Lilac Duchess Silk Satin Swing Coat UK 10-14


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"Duchess Satin" Vintage 1950's Lilac Duchess Silk Satin Swing Coat UK 10-14

This 1950's lilac coloured Duchess satin silk swing coat, is a rare piece to behold and never again find.

Her incredible wide collar, is structure with internal boning along the pointed fronts, creating structure, while setting off the cut off the collar, that sits above the shoulder line. Her mid length sleeves, frame the tie fastening, and iconic wide swing style of the coat.
The coat fastens below the collar with a press stud and a hook and eye, and in turn with a matching satin tie. Her wonderful drape boast 2 from pockets.
This coat is fully lined in silk

Label:Saks Fifth Avenue
Provenance: USA

Measurements of the Coat

Armpit to Armpit across back: up to 39 inches

Armpit to Armpit across front: up to 44 inches

Shoulder to Hem: 41 inches

Shoulder to end of sleeve: 12 inches

Hips: up to 62 inches

Size: Medium UK 10-14

Closures: A fabric tie, hook and eye and a press stud

Condition: This coat is in near perfect condition. A very light area of wear to the satin along the collar on the left had side. A small area of light discolouration along the front right hand side edge of the coat. A small age mark along the right hand side bottom front . These minor issues are not apparent when the coat is being worn, and only visible under very close inspection.

Fabric: Duchess Satin, Silk Lined, Boning

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.