This retro 'Wounded Bird' is a gorgeous designer piece that has a great potential to be refreshed and renewed. The fading on the shoulders could be adapted with a bedazzling or, add uniquely designed epaulets. If you don't mind the way she is with her history intact - wear it as is! Do you wear your blazer closed at the waist? If not, the remaining button is notably unique too. If you do, swap the remaining button out and use as a brooch while replacing the closure with two new matching buttons. Or ... ignore it!
The perfect weight to wear something warm underneath in the winter or, as your stylish throw over jacket in the warmer months. At least 30 years young this style bring a unique and individual style to any wardrobe!
Fabric: Cotton Condition: Wounded. Please see image details and description for areas of concern. Pockets have been repaired
Modern Size Indicator*: 8 - 10 Measurement: Bust 40 cm, Waist 36 cm, Hip 44 cm (Laid flat) Vintage Size Indicator: 10
Fit: Tailored Fixture: Original NOTE: Sale Items/Damaged Items cannot be exchanged, refunded or returned. Additional items pictured not included in sale and are for illustrative purposes only. A portion of this item sale price may be donated to charity. Image credit to Pinterest. Colors may display differently on variousdevices.
Our vintage items are rated as follows:
Excellent: Near or near to new quality, with no noted flaws and may often be presented in original packaging or, with original tags (deadstock) all commensurate with age and love
Very Good:May have some minor issue, as noted
Good: Some minor flaws which may be repairable, or may not detract from the garment when worn
Rescue: Flaws as described which may or may not detract when worn in most cases possibility of repair
We estimate sizes as current or, 'modern' sizing rather than vintage sizing as eras do vary.
Still not sure? Just email us the details of this piece and your measurements, and we can check if it will fit before you purchase.
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