This gorgeous retro designer Patrick Steele leather and cotton drill bomber style jacket, has great potential as your weekend 'go to' or a little something classy to spice up a pair of jeans! Wear dressy or casual - a classic jacket like this is never out of fashion!
The perfect weight to wear something warm underneath in the winter or as your stylish throw over jacket in the warmer months.
A uniquely collectable piece at least 20 years young and in excellent condition. Delight in the beauty and craftmanship while enjoying our fashion history!
Circa:1980 - 2000 Label: Patrick Steele Origin: Private Collection - Stylists Own Fabric: Cotton Drill and leather Condition: Excellent
Modern Size Indicator*: 8 - 10 Fit: Fitted
DESIGNER INFORMATION: According to New Zealand Fashion Museum: 'Patrick Steel started designing clothes in the 1970s. In 1979 the 24-year-old Aucklander was named Young Designer of the Year at the Benson & Hedges Fashion Design Awards. He went on to dress many of New Zealand's socialites and celebrities during the 1980s and 1990s.'
NOTE: Additional items shown not included (shown for illustrative purposes only). Sale Items/Damaged Items cannot be exchanged, refunded or returned. Have you read our blog on The Case for Vintage Fur ... Painted Bird sells only true vintage, retro and faux fur. We do not condone the killing of animals for current fashion trends nor, the dumping of vintage fur to landfill.
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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