Wonderful Original 1940s Volup Vintage Cream Plaid Boucle Short Swing Jacket Coat
This stunning coat was made in the late 1940s from cream boucle wool with a black plaid pattern. It was cut in the classic shorter length swing style of the period with padded shoulders and a loose fit below. The small notched lapel collar creates a high neckline and the jacket is open at the front. Huge turn up cuffs finish off the sleeves beautifully and small pockets add a practical element. Inside, the coat is lined in cream rayon and has a maker’s label for Lynmead of London. This coat will be one of the most versatile garments in your wardrobe, perfect for every day wear, as it complements a vintage outfit will also looking perfectly current when worn with modern clothing. It’s period tailoring at its very best.
Bust: up to 44” with edges meeting
Shoulders: 17 1/2” edge to edge
Length: 22 1/2”
The coat is in very good condition with only a few very minor external marks and some wear to the lining as pictured.