A really stunning & rare to find, true vintage, 100% wool tweed riding jacket in red black and grey, with real 100% suede collar and buttons, by Laura Ashley, with beautiful Victorian/Edwardian/Equestrian styling... And with more than a nod to the sought after 40s film star look... This really is the most beautiful jacket, with outstanding tailoring and attention to detail, as you would expect from vintage Laura Ashley, and as. Design icon Ralph Lauren asserts :'Equestrian is always in!Day or night, town or country, this piece will take you through all the seasons. Stand out piece, divinely elegant, and so versatile. Think Victorian equestrian, 40s war bride, 50s dramatic vamp infusion... Beautiful 100% Pure New Wool Tweed. Fully lined - lining 100% Viscose. Half back belt in same tweed fabric. Inverted pleat at back down to waist.
Suede buttons at front and cuffs. Fabulous detailing such attention to detailing. Stunning rare to find vintage piece. We do offer layaway / instalment payments on some items please enquire.
Size in label is UK 10. We estimate this jacket will fit other sizes than those in label Please see estimated sizing below and measurements further down to be sure of fit. Can be worn fitted or looser, either way looks lovely.UK : estimated UK 8/10 12, possibly small 14 Please see measurements below to be sure of fit. EU : estimated EU 36/38 40, possibly small 42. Please see measurements below to be sure of fit. US : estimated US 4/6 8 10, possibly small 12. All measurements taken with garment laid flat so please double up for all the way around where appropriate.
Please use the measurements provided to measure against a similar garment of your own which you know fits you well. All measurements are taken with the garment pulled a bit to flatten and please be aware that there is inevitably a slight discrepancy in the ways different people measure so all measurements are approximate and please give or take about a 1/4 inch or so either way. Can be worn fitted or looser, either way looks lovely! Armpit to armpit across front approx: 18 1/2 inches. Shoulders shoulder seam to shoulder seam taken across back quite high up near to collar approx: 15 inches.Taken from shoulder seam and down TOP of sleeve to cuff approx: 23 1/2 - 24 inches. Length taken from shoulder seam near collar and down back of jacket to bottom of hem approx: 27 inches.
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Linda Grant, The Thoughtful Dresser. The item "JACKET TWEED SUEDE TARTAN COAT VINTAGE LAURA ASHLEY RIDING 40s 50s VICTORIAN" is in sale since Sunday, April 28, 2019.This item is in the category "Clothes, Shoes & Accessories\Specialty\Vintage Clothing & Accessories\Women's Vintage Clothing\Coats, Jackets & Waistcoats". The seller is "theatreoffashion" and is located in Dartmouth, Devon. This item can be shipped worldwide.