1980s Navy and White Linen Striped Asahi Sake Kimono Jacket, 46in Bust
A fabulous jacket to wear as a cover up in warmer weather, this promotional kimono style jacket from the late 1980s early 1990s is made from a stiff linen blend fabric. The stripes are eye catching and give a slight nautical vibe, with the printed Japanese script in white being a bold statement against the deep navy. As it is more modern, there are pockets added, which lets face it, every girl needs, which would make this a great layer to wear with jeans, over dresses or with loose flowing trousers.
• Believed to be a promotional jacket worn by serving staff at a Japanese pub Izakaya, for the Asahi Crane brand of sake Nihonshu - this was translated by someone else
• Open fronted
• Dark blue collar with striped dark blue and white fabric
• Kimono style construction with a more modern sleeve
• Print to the collar - Japanese symbols
• Large print to the back - Japanese symbols
• Loose fit - can fit a range of sizes dependent on your intended fit
• Pocket to one side
• Hidden inside pocket
• No fastenings
• Made from mid weight linen cotton fabric which has some natural stiffness
• There are some slubs to the fabric, which is not a fault but a natural occurrence on the cloth
• Care/composition: No labels
Bust: 46in (measured across the back)
Shoulder to Shoulder: 18.5in
Sleeve: 24.5in (from seam)
We advise paying close attention to the actual measurements of the garment.
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