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Our ever popular Americana Jacket in 'Abraham Moons' Shetland plain weave wool lined with chartreuse gold rayon. One word...'exquisite'.
A practical yet elegant 1940s style jacket based on the American deadstock jacket from the wartime. We have been inspired by the best bits and enhanced...
An indispensable jacket for any 1940s enthusiast - creates a VERY 1940s silhouette with its strong shoulders and nipped in waist where jacket body blousons over.
Goes beautifully with our Sailor or Swing Pants and 40s Whirlaway Skirts. Jacket is made from a top quality tweed weave wool from the famous Yorkshire weavers - Abraham Moons and we have enhanced the style with light brown top stitching on buttonholes, collar, centre front & waist.
We have lined the body in rayon crepe.
The other key 40s features are the bishop style sleeve with button cuff and the classic 1940s style collar.
- long sleeves with smoke shell button cuff
- 4 large shell buttons
- 2 front pockets with top stitch detail
- fully lined in our rayon crepe
- outer fabric is mid weight wool in tweed style weave
Length of jacket from back of neck to hem - approx 47cm
Length of sleeve from shoulder seam - 62cm
Dry clean only
This jacket is only fitted at the waist as the body is loose. So please choose from your waist.
For more information on fit and sizing please visit our size guide. The measurements refer to 'your' body not the garment itself. Please choose the size that most reflects your measurements.
Ordered this with excitement and it didn't disappoint. Beautifully cut with the strong shoulders you'd expect from this era. It looks fab with high waisted trousers, 40s style jeans, skirts and tea dresses. The waist is on the small side for a 10. I always wear a 10 and the waist is snug. If between sizes it might be worth sizing up for this reason.
Beautiful little jacket with a stunning silhouette. Physically it feels quite lightweight but is surprisingly snug and warm. I am anticipating getting a lot of use out of this versatile piece in the cooler months. Simone at customer services was very helpful in helping me find the right size.
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