Vintage 1960s Dandy Fashion Coat Wool Gabardine & Velvet M
Brand Poppy's Vintage Clothing
This is a fabulous 1960s dandy fashion coat featuring black wool worsted gabardine with plush velvet trim. This 1960s dandy fashion coat has a pointy collar with high set wide lapels, padded shoulders and a velvet flapped pocket at either side. It has a six button front with two buttons at either sleeve cuff. All of the buttons are covered in black velvet as are the collar and lapels and there is a black velvet belt across the back. The back has a 11 1/2” kick vent at the bottom centre. The coat is fully lined in black rayon.
Label: No maker’s label on this 1960s dandy fashion coat, just “Made in France” and a small label on the inside of the interior pocket.
Sizing: No size is indicated on this 1960s dandy fashion coat - it should fit a medium size, but please rely on the following measurements for fit:
Shoulders: 18” across from shoulder seam to shoulder seam
Sleeves: 25 1/2” long
Sleeve Inseam: 16 1/2” long
Chest: 45” around, taken under the arms, 22 1/2” across pit-to-pit
Waist: 41” around
Hips: 45” around
Overall length: 41" measured laying flat, taken at the back from the neck seam
Condition: This 1960s dandy fashion coat is in very good condition with no wear, tear, pulls, stains or odours except for a small tear at the corner of the interior pocket (see last close-up photo) - this coat looks like it saw little use and was well cared for over the years.
This is a wonderful 1960s dandy fashion coat, very dapper....sure to be noticed!