Beautiful Late 1940s 40s Original Volup Vintage Lilac Belted Swing Coat
Thus beautiful coat was made from a soft lilac coloured wool in the late 1940s. It was cut in the classic loose fitting swing shape of the period however the matching fabric tie belt gives the wearer the option to cinch in the waist for a more fitted silhouette. The small notched lapel collar leads to a single row of five faux mother of pearl buttons which fasten the coat above the waist. Huge statement turn up cuffs and functional waist pockets finish off the coat in style. Inside, the coat is lined an a purple and lilac striped taffeta and has a maker’s label fir Lanson. There is also a handy wind guard button at knee height to prevent any unfortunate gusts of wind.
Belt Length: 54”
Shoulders: 16 3/4” seam to seam
Length: 47 1/2”
The coat is in very good condition, however there are some very faint marks and lighter spots near the hem and some discolouration inside the shoulders (likely from a hanger) as pictured.