This Bomber Jacket is made from a bolt of 100 percent vintage kimono silk fabric made circa1970. The background of the fabric is in a beautiful pale pink with hand painted delicate flowers in hot pinks, red, turquoise, white, and lilac. The fabric doesn’t have a repeat pattern so even though two bomber jackets can be made from this bolt they will both be a one off.
The bomber jacket style has a 70s feel, short to the waist and made in a lighter luxurious silk fabric. The bomber jacket has front and back yoke with bell-shaped sleeves which are gathered into a cotton lycra cuff. The collar is a classic standard collar with a zip at the front and with patch pockets. The jacket is fully lined.
This bomber jacket is a season must is very versatile and goes well with most things. it l looks particularly great with the Lacy Pencil skirt and Betty High-Waisted Shorts .
All of my kimono fabrics are very special to me and I know they will be to you as well. They have a unique feel, each coming with its own sense of history and memories. Touch them and you connect with a time gone by.
This Bomber Jacket is a UK 12 / US 10, one more jacket can be made. The fabric doesn’t have a repeat pattern so even though two bomber jackets can be made from this one bolt they will both be unique. Each bomber jacket is one-off piece. Purchase and you are safe in the knowledge that you have acquired a unique handmade garment that is uniquely yours to treasure.
Given that this fabric is more than 30 years old there may be occasional marks and slight imperfections, but this all adds to its character and uniqueness.
Size UK 8 / US 6: bust 84cm,Waist 64cm, Hips 90cm
Size UK 10 / US 8: bust 88cm, Waist 68cm, Hips 94cm
Size UK 12 / US 10: bust 92cm, Waist 72cm, Hips 98cm
Size UK 14 / US 12: bust 96cm, Waist 76cm, Hips 102cm
Size UK 16 / US 14: bust 100cm, Waist 80cm, Hips 106cm
Care: Specialist Dry clean.
Free gift wrap available