This is a fabulous vintage mens suit dating to around 1969, featuring perfect period mod dandy styling. Suit is made in a quality 100% cotton black velvet.
The jacket is made in a double breasted style with Napoleonic style lapels and wide collar and with more length than usual. The buttons are arranged two by three. The shoulders are padded and there is a vertical pocket built into either side.The is decorative stitching framing the centre front and back of the jacket. The back has a 123 1/2 long centre vent at the bottom. It is lined in black ssatin. The pants have a flat front, a jetted pocket at either side, and have a leg that widens at the bottom. Makers label: Group II Exclusively at Howard. Material: Content label reads Made in Italy 100% Cotton - the velvet is very soft and luxurious, excellent quality. Sizing: Size 42 is indicated, but this is a vintage size, so might actually be between a 40/42 please rely on the following measurements for fit, taken from the exterior (please take the thickness of the fabric into consideration). Shoulders: 18 across shoulder seam-to-seam. Sleeves: 26 from shoulder seam. Sleeve Inseam: 17 1/2 long.
Chest: 44 around, taken under the arms. Leg Inseam: 30 1/2 long.This suit is in very good condition with no wear, tear, stains or odours - this suit looks like it saw very little use and was very well kept over the years. This is a wonderful example of late 1960x mens dandy peacock fashion - excellent quality and fabulous style, rarely seen! Listing and template services provided by inkFrog. The item "Vintage 1960s Mod Mens Dandy Suit 1969 Double Breasted Black Velvet Size M L 42" is in sale since Sunday, June 23, 2019. This item is in the category "Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Vintage\Men's Vintage Clothing\Suits".
The seller is "poppysvintageclothing" and is located in Champlain, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.