This gorgeous retro New Zealand Designer Silk jacket is a STUNNER. It has great potential as your weekend 'go to' or a little something 'extra' to spice up a pair of jeans! Wear dressy or casual - a classic jacket like this is never out of fashion!
The delicate colours and cut combined with the perfect weight to wear something warm underneath in the winter will put this one on wardrobe repeat. This ones great as a statement piece as well as a perfect balancing piece if your shoulders are narrower than your hips!
At least 20 years young and in excellent condition. Delight in the beauty, the rich fashion history and wear it forever!
Circa:1940 - 1990 Source/Origin: Consignment Label/Brand: Shoshamma by NZ Designer Sue Howard
Fabric/Materials: Silk fully lined Condition: Excellent commensurate with age and love
Modern Size Indicator*: 12 Measurement: Bust 52 cm, Waist 51 cm, Hip 55 cm (laid flat) Vintage Size Indicator: na Fit: Box cut Fixture: Original
NOTE: T-shirt Skirt shown are not included (shown for illustrative purposes). Sale Items/Damaged Items cannot be exchanged, refunded or returned.
Our vintage items are rated as follows:
Excellent: Near-or new quality, with no noted flaws often in original packaging or, with original tags (deadstock)
Very Good:May have some minor issue, as noted
Good: Some minor flaws which may be repairable, or do 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.
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