1970s Vintage English Bespoke Overcoat Chesterfield Coat M L
Brand Poppy's Vintage Clothing
•. Vintage English bespoke overcoat
•. Chesterfield style
•. 100% Pure New Wool
•. Very good condition
•. US size medium to large
This is a very nice quality vintage English bespoke overcoat made in a classic Chesterfield style, albeit perhaps with more length. This vintage English bespoke overcoat has the features of a Chesterfield style of overcoat, most particularly the black velvet collar, a chest pocket, padded shoulders, wide peaked lapels, no waist seam, but two sides seams that taper the waist. It has a flapped pocket at either side, six button double breasted front, five button cuffs and a single 18 1/2” vent/kick pleat at the back. The coat has two interior pockets and is fully lined in a blue coloured satin fabric.
Fabric label: 100% Pure New Wool Made in England. The fabric is fairly thick and should provide good warmth
Tailor’s label: David J Thomas Bespoke Tailors Est. 1938 Schoolwear Specialists
Colour: Navy blue
Sizing: Being bespoke, there is no size label, and although this vintage English bespoke overcoat should fit a US size 40-42. Please rely on the following measurements for fit, taken from the exterior (please take the thickness of the fabric, whether you wish to wear a jacket underneath and the cut of the coat into consideration):
Shoulders: 20” across shoulder/sleeve seam to shoulder/sleeve seam
Sleeves: 25” from shoulder/sleeve seam
Sleeve Inseam: 17” long
Chest: 46” around, taken under the arms
Waist: 42” around
Hips: 47” around
Overall length: 46“, measured flat
Condition: This vintage English bespoke overcoat is in very good condition with no pronounced wear, tear, stains or odours - this looks like it saw little use and was well stored over the years.
This is a beautifully tailored vintage English bespoke overcoat - nice British quality!