Buzz Rickson Jacket Men's Corded-Cotton Canvas Jungle Cloth A-2 Flight Bomber Jacket BR14934
This plain cotton jacket is made in Japan and produced by Buzz Rickson ( Buzz Ricksons Buzz Rickson's ) from Toyo Enterprises. The pattern construction of this jacket is inspired by the iconic A-2 Flight Jacket ( U.S. Army Air Force USAAF The Type A-2 Bomber Jacket, Flying Jacket) worn by aviators during World War 2 with classic design, but this jacket has been re-designed with the Buzz Rickson's brand own detailing, contemporary interpretation and modernize fit for a more casual look and fashion purpose. This jacket is a modified version of type A2 leather flight jacket for those who want the look of the original, and this jacket has replaced the leather with a cotton fabric for more casual purposes. The original genuine horsehide leather shell has been replaced by corded-cotton(jungle cloth/cotton grosgrain)). The beauty of this piece is the balance of classic construction and modern updates from Buzz Rickson. The fabric of this jacket is made up of 2 layers. This jacket is constructed from a corded-cotton jungle cloth (cotton grosgrain) outer shell with lightweight cotton broadcloth lining. And this jacket features center-set frontal zip closure with storm flap, shirt-style turn-down point collar without a collar band, wool rib knit cuffs and waistband in olive and brown mixed color. And this cotton A-2 jacket is cut to regular-fit (Not too slim or Not too loose) with short in the body length for a more fashion-forward looks. This jacket is new original creations by Buzz Rickson. Gender : Men. Fit : This product is Japan size (Asian size), which tends to run slightly smaller than US and EU standard size. As a guide, Tagged size Japan 38 would fit better on a US/EU S-M/36-38. And this jacket is cut to wear as a regular-fit (Not too slim or Not too loose) with short in the body length for a more fashion-forward looks. 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 38 (US/EU S-M/36-38) and is 175 cm/5'9″tall, 59 kg/130 lbs and 91 cm/36" chest. He normally wears size US/EU S/36. Sizes available. ・Tagged size 36 : would fit better on a US/EU XS-S/34-36 ・Tagged size 38 : would fit better on a US/EU S-M/36-38 ・Tagged size 40 : would fit better on a US/EU M-L/38-40 ・Tagged size 42 : would fit better on a US/EU L-XL/40-42 ・Tagged size 44 : would fit better on a US/EU XL-XXL/42-44 The following provides approximate garment measurements. (Not body measurements) Please compare actual garment measurements of our product to another you may own. ・Tagged size 36__Width: 20.8"__Length: 24.8"__Sleeve: 33.4"__Shoulder: 16.9" ・Tagged size 38__Width: 21.7"__Length: 25.2"__Sleeve: 33.9"__Shoulder: 17.3" ・Tagged size 40__Width: 22.8"__Length: 25.6"__Sleeve: 35.0"__Shoulder: 18.1" ・Tagged size 42__Width: 24.0"__Length: 26.0"__Sleeve: 35.8"__Shoulder: 18.9" ・Tagged size 44__Width: 25.2"__Length: 26.4"__Sleeve: 36.4"__Shoulder: 19.3"
Width is half chest.
Lay the clothing flat and measure 3 cm under the armhole. Measure from side to side.
Made in Japan.
Brand-new, new condition with tags.
*All measurements are taken with the garment flat on the ground.
*Sleeve length is taken from the center back of the neck.
*Please understand that measurements may vary somewhat.
*Note that actual color may be slightly different from one in the photo.
Outer shell : Made of 100% cotton heavyweight corded-cotton jungle cloth (cotton grosgrain) fabric that is heavy duty, high density and extremely durable. Grosgrain is a tightly woven fabric with the grain of the twill line running vertically on the face of the fabric like a bedford cord. This densely woven fabric also has a luxurious matte subtle luster to it. In addition, the fabric of this jacket is processed to recreate the look of faded and dull-hued for a fashionable vintage feel. Also it has a vintage appearance due to the light puckering of the stitching. *This jacket has some white marks/spots/streaks on fabric. This isn't an error. Please note that this is a process to create a vintage feel and look.
Lining shell : Made of 100% cotton thin, lightweigt, density and tightness weave broadcloth fabric. This lining is smooth and sleek so you can take the jacket off and put it on easily.
Type of insulation : No inside padding. No fill.
Placket type : Front zipper closure from TALON with storm flap located in front of zipper closure. The zipper is covered with a storm flap. Storm flap prevents the wind from slipping through the front. Leather pull tab on zipper for easy functioning with gloves.
Storage : Two flap pockets with hidden snap buttons on the lower front section of the jacket.
Collar : Collar : Shirt-style turn-down point collar without a collar band. Ball-and-socket-style hidden press studs located on the backside of collar ends. Metal collar clip to fasten around the neck.
Cuff type : The two-ply wool knit rib cuffs in olive and brown mixed color with the narrow weave graduating into the wider weave at top.
Pattern Type : Plain (Solid color).
Sleeve Style : Set-in sleeves.
Sleeve Length : Long sleeves.
Label : Buzz Rickson's
Other details : The two-ply wool knit ribbed sleeve ends and waistband in olive and brown mixed color are comfortable and flexible. Single-piece back as found on all vintage A-2 Jackets. Shoulder straps typifying the shape and stitch style found on original A-2. The underarms have eyelets to let moisture and humidity out. *This item has been specially treated to produce a vintage-like effect. Note that this is entirely consistent with the vintage effect and is intentional.
Model name : BR14934 Buzz Rickson Aviation Associates Collection Men's Casual Fashion Cotton Jacket with Classical and Fashionable Forms of Military Clothing / Mens Military Inspired Cotton Bomber Jacket / Military Style Outerwear Winter Jacket for Men / A Modified Version of Type A-2 Leather Flight Jacket with Corded-Cotton Canvas Cloth Replacing Leather / Lot No. BR14934 / AVIATION ASSOCIATES JUNGLE CLOTH A-2.