Tailor Toyo Jacket Men's US Military Embroidered Vietnam War Souvenir Tour Jacket TT15493 Black
This unfilled lightweight cotton jacket is produced by Japanese casualwear brand Tailor Toyo from Toyo Enterprises and made in China. This custom embroidered jacket is is modeled after the vintage cotton vietnam tour jackets (Embroidered military souvenir jackets). And this jacket combines classic details with a modernize fit for a more casual look and fashion purpose. Military tour jackets (souvenir jackets) were originally made by local tailors where servicemen were stationed and the places they visited while on leave during the War. These souvenir jackets became popular among off duty U.S soldiers who would have local tailors hand-sew them to commemorate their tour of duty. This item a reproduction of that custom-ordered jackets made by an American soldier stationed in Vietnam during the Vietnam War in 1966-1967. The fabric of this jacket is made up of 2 layers. This jacket is constructed from a 100% cotton lightweight and soft twill fabric outer shell with 100% acetate lightweight satin. And this jacket features a front zipper closure, shirt-style turn-down point collar, two external pockets, single button cuffs with sleeve placket. And this cotton tour jacket is customized with embroidery technique that looks like handwork. The embroidery designs on this jacket are based on the VIETNAM MAP during the Vietnam War. This unpadded lightweight outerwear piece can be worn year-round, especially in spring and fall. This non-padded cotton jacket is new original creations by Tailor Toyo by Toyo Enterprise.
Gender : Men.
Fit : This jacket is available in US/EU sizes and is designed to be worn as a regular fit (not too slim, yet not too loose, with a moderate room) with a shorter body length to allow for a variety of layers with light layers such as T-shirts to heavy layers such as hoodies or sweatshirts underneath. Tailor Toyo has made the fit of this jacket a more modern cut for fashionable casual look than vintage examples. Please also refer to the following actual measurement of the garment itself to choose the right size. Fits may vary by style or personal preference.
Our model wears a tagged size Japan S and is 175 cm/5'9″tall, 58 kg/127 lbs and 91 cm/36" chest. He normally wears US/EU S/36.
・Tagged size S : would fit better on a US/EU S/36
・Tagged size M : would fit better on a US/EU M/38
・Tagged size L : would fit better on a US/EU L/40
・Tagged size XL : would fit better on a US/EU XL/42
・Tagged size XXL : would fit better on a US/EU XXL/44
The following provides approximate garment measurements. (Not body measurements)
Please compare actual garment measurements of our product to another you may own.
・Tagged size S__Width: 20.5"__Length: 23.6"__Sleeve: 30.9"(22.8")__Shoulder: 16.5"
・Tagged size M__Width: 21.7"__Length: 24.8"__Sleeve: 32.5"(23.6")__Shoulder: 17.7"
・Tagged size L__Width: 22.8"__Length: 26.0"__Sleeve: 34.1"(24.8")__Shoulder: 18.5"
・Tagged size XL__Width: 24.0"__Length: 27.2"__Sleeve: 35.4"(25.6")__Shoulder: 19.7"
・Tagged size XXL__Width: 25.6"__Length: 28.3"__Sleeve: 36.8"(26.4")__Shoulder: 20.9"
Width is half chest.
Lay the clothing flat and measure 3 cm under the armhole. Measure from side to side.
Sleeve is measured from center back of base of collar seam to the end of the cuff.
Sleeve length in parentheses is measured from top of the shoulder seam to end of cuff.
Made in China.
Brand-new, new condition with tags.
*All measurements are taken with the garment flat on the ground.
*Please understand that measurements may vary somewhat.
*Note that actual color may be slightly different from one in the photo.
Outer shell fabric : 100% cotton twill fabric (Cotton Poplin, West point twill). Lightweight, non-stretch, high density, tightly woven, durable twill fabric. It has a vintage appearance due to the light puckering of the stitching and sophisticated wrinkles on the face of the fabric for the fashionable vintage feel and look. This jacket deliver the perfect combination of durability and natural softness for comfort.
Lining shell : Made of 100% acetate lightweigt satin fabric. Satin is a weave that has a glossy face, soft and slippery texture. It is smooth and sleek so you can take the jacket off and put it on easily.
Interlining (Type of insulation ) : Unfilled, unpadded, non-padded. No fill, Lightweight Outerwear. This lightweight outerwear piece can be worn year-round, especially in spring and fall. Great for wearing mid-season or even in the winter with under layering.
Types of garment closure (Placket type) : Front zipper closure.
Collar : Shirt-style turn-down point collar.
Cuffs Type : Single button cuffs with sleeve placket. Button is an old coin style button. Sleeve placket (cuff slits) let you take the jacket off and put it on easily.
Storage : The jacket has two external slant single welt pockets at the lower front section of the front.
Bottom hem type : Straight Hem (Square cut bottom Hem). This jacket has elastic panels on the sides of the waistband.
Pattern Type : Embroidered on front, back and both sleeves. Embroideries are created like hand work for a vintage-like effect. *This item has been specially treated to produce a vintage-like effect. Note that this may cause some of the threads in the base material and embroidery to appear loose or split in parts. Note that this is entirely consistent with the vintage effect and is intentional.
Sleeve Style : Set-in sleeves.
Sleeve Length : Long sleeves.
Model name : TT15493 Tailor Toyo by Toyo Enterprises Men's Casual Fashion Embroidered Unfilled Light Outerwear Cotton Jacket with Classical and Fashionable Forms of Military Clothing / Mens Vintage Military Style Tour Jacket, Souvenir Jacket, Sukajan Jacket / Mens Unpadded Lightweight Outerwear Jacket / Lot No. TT15493 / Mid 1960s Style Cotton Vietnam Jacket VIETNAM MAP.
How to measure the clothing
Garment measurements ( Not body measurements )
How to measure the clothing
Body Width (Half Chest)
Lay the clothing flat and measure 3 cm under the armhole. Measure from side to side
Lay the clothing flat and measure from base of collar seam (excluding collar) down to the end of the hem
Lay the clothing flat and measure from center back of base of collar seam to the end of the cuff
Lay the clothing flat and measure shoulder seam to shoulder seam
Lay Jeans/Pants flat, face up and do not stretch or pull fabric.
Measure flat across the back waistband from one side to the other with the natural dip. Double the number to get actual waist size.
Measure from the crotch seam to the bottom of the leg on the inside seam.
If you are unsure of the size to order, we will assist you. Please contact us by e-mail ( email@example.com ) with the following information : Height, waist circumference measure, chest circumference measure, body weight, (and type of clothing to be worn beneath the jacket most of the time), as well as the type of fit you prefer : Trim, roomy or oversized.