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"Promise of Spring" Japanique Jacket
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Our Price: $60.00
Material: Silk
Length: 31"
Width: 50"
Body: 47"
Condition: Excellent Vintage

Quantity in Stock:1
Product Code: 0223JBJ4


This listing is for a Japanique Jacket – slightly modified from a vintage kimono jacket (michiyuki) to create a roomier, casual fashion piece that suits sizes 10-16 very well. (See modification details below.)

This Japanique Jacket is black with red-orange lines that seem to depict leafless branches with little buds popping out along each one - Spring is coming! Heavier brushstrokes seem almost flame-like but seem to anchor the whispy lines.

There's a hidden pocket on the right side of the front panel, just under the lapel. Painted bamboo on the lining, too.

ach Japanique Jacket starts out as a vintage michiyuki, which is a narrow jacket with a deep, square neckline and snap closures, meant to be worn on top of a kimono. Most vintage michiyuki won't fit larger frames, so we modified the traditional garment slightly by removing the snaps and tacking the panels back to create lapels). The result is an open, flowing jacket that can fit sizes 10-16. Japanique Jackets can also be crossed over and belted on a smaller sized person. These are all one-of-a-kind jackets, so sizing will vary slightly, see measurements given.

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