Vintage 1980s Tweed Wool Coat by Miss Style Ladies Size XL Tall
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This is an early 80s era ladies’ tweed wool coat made in a striking black and grey “ombré” pattern. The coat is made with a high rounded collar with tab and button closure, padded shoulders, full “blouson” type sleeves, five button front closure, slant flapped side pockets, belted cuffs, flap over the upper back and a single long kick vent at the back. The coat is cut with a flare to the hemline. The interior is fully lined in black satin triacetate with a cotton interlining.
Label: Miss Style
Union label: ILGWU - International Ladies Garment Workers Union, this Canadian version used between 1968 and 1984
Sizing: There is no size label, and although this should fit an XL tall, please rely on the following measurements for fit, taking the thickness of the fabric and the loose-fitting style of the coat into account:
Sleeves: 32” from the neck seam
Sleeve Inseam: 19”
Bust: 54” around
Waist: 54” around
Hips: 56” around
Length: 53”, measured flat
Condition: It is in very good condition with no tears, stains, odors or pronounced wear. This coat looks to have seen little use and was well cared for over the years.
This is a nice example of early 80s fashion - great coat if it fits!