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Vintage Coats, Jackets & Capes

Our outerwear department features Vintage Coats, Jackets, Capes from the Victorian Era to the 70s.

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1900s Edwardian Cream Wool Vintage Coat with Lace Appliquι
SZ M - L

This lovely Edwardian coat is cream wool Melton with lace appliquιs on the deep scallop edged cape collar. The coats of this style from the period have a very full cut so as to fit with ease over sleeves and full skirts. And that makes them so much more wearable now. This coat has bishop sleeves with wide pleated cuffs. The large opening of the cuffs are filled in with a deep net lace ruffles. The same lace was used in a cascading jabot at the neck line. The body of the coat has generous pleats falling in folds from shoulder to hem. The hem has two top-stitched tucks to give it volume.The coat closes with hooks and eyes at the center front.

Label: none

Size: Bust: 42”, Waist: 49”, Hips: Full, Shoulders: 16”, Sleeves: 24”, CB Neck to Hem 46”, Hem Sweep: 106”.

Condition: Solid and wearable. The coat has been nicely relined in beige polyester fabric. This is shown. The cuffs retain the original lining, a figured silk. The collar is unlined. Coats of this light color wool are often a soiled, moth eaten mess. This coat has one small dark mark and one faint red mark, both shown. One sleeve has a dingy discoloration that shows on the back side of the right sleeve. Please see close-up with arrows. That leaves 4 small moth bites, 2 on one sleeve at inside elbow: 1) Ό“ x 1/16“, 2) 1/16 x 1/16“, one above the hem bands: 1/16“ x 3/16“, and one more on the body of the coat : 1/16“ X 1/32". 


Vintage 1940s - 1950s Black Dotted Rain Coat with Hat SZ M/L

 This 1948 - 1952 era coat and hat set in black faille with printed cream dots has a starry night quality. The coat is a loose cut, with an almost swing back, deep cuffed blouson sleeves and large shoulder pads. The front has 4 china buttons and there is a matching separate sash. We show it both belted and free. There are no belt loops. The matching seamed hat has a stiffened narrow brim and small button on top. Both piece s are lined in white taffeta. This store was open 1923 – 1974.

Label: Kayser-Lilienthal Inc. The Shop of Original Styles Columbus, Georgia

Size:Bust: 50”, Waist: 52”, Hips: Full, Shoulders: 16.5”, Sleeves: 24.5”, CB Neck to Hem: 43.5”, Hem Sweep: 66". Belt: 1.25” X 56”. Hat: Crown 21”,brim overall 8.5” x 9.25.

Condition: Excellent with no spots or stains or holes. The lining has foxing at the hem,shoulders and inside the hat. Please see close-ups.Some of the printed dots are beige.


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French Early 1930s Vintage Marabou Shoulder Capelet

This little shrug/capelet/shoulder warp is so light! It weighs next to nothing. Can’t you see this with a bias silk gown and long opera gloves? The base is pink silk crepe with marabou and ostrich feathers hand sewn on. It closes with a single hook closure at the front neck line.

Label: made in France

Size: Depth Center back: 12”, Shoulders: approx. 14.5”

Condition: very Good, with small stains ( shown) to the lining that do not show to the outside.


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1960s Vintage Raw Silk Tussah Coat by Vera Maxwell SZ M

This 1960s straight cut coat by Vera Maxwell ( best known for her Speed Suit) has some fine details. It’s a rough natural tussah silk with silk lining. The closure is one large mother of pearl statement button . There are two large patch pockets, plus two welt pocket right below them. The sleeve is a kimono cut on the bias. A neat spring or fall town coat by a leading American designer of her time.

Label: Vera Maxwell Original

Size: Bust: 44”, Waist: 42”, Shoulders: 15“ - 16“, Sleeves: 20.5”,  CB Neck to Hem: 42”, Hips: 44”, Hem Sweep: 50"

Condition: Excellent, No holes, One spot on the label

Price: $95