Size 14 1950s Black Suit Jacket - Large 40s 50s New Look Crepe Office Blazer with Gorgeous White Shell Buttons - Shawl Lapel - Waist 34
1950s black suit jacket in a large size, very chic for a New Look vixen! This black crepe blazer has a long shawl lapel and gorgeous abalone buttons at the waist, sewn with metallic gold thread. The silhouette is fit & flare, with a waspy waist and rounded front hem. Two curved shallow pocket flaps create a sophisticated line. This jacket has 3/4 cuffed sleeves and it's lightweight, unlined, with soft original shoulder pads.
14 to 15
Bust 44, Waist 34; Shoulder to Shoulder 17.5, Sleeve Length 18.5, Neck to Waist 18.5, Neck to Hem 27 Inches
None, factory made, has pinked interior seams and serging to the original shoulder pads
Matte black rayon crepe with a dimpled, puckered texture
Center front pair of abalone buttons at waist, sewn with metallic gold thread
Very fine and freshly dry cleaned, the buttons are likely re-sewn after the garment was originally made, the beautiful buttons themselves are likely vintage but hard to date
Please note: All measurements (bust - waist - hip) are the maximum body measurements that will fit the item. These measurements already have ease subtracted and they are not actual fabric widths. To get actual fabric widths add two inches at the bust - one inch at the waist and two inches at the hip.
Size listed is a modern size. Any available vintage size is noted in the Label description. Please remember vintage sizes and modern sizes can vary a great deal.
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