Satori Script Japanese Souvenir Jacket Koi Fish Carp Men's Sukajan GSJR-004 Black/Beige
Color : Front side : Black x Beige / Reverse side : Charcoal-Gray x Beige
Gender : Men.
Fit : This product is Japan size (Asian size), which is about 1-2 sizes smaller than USA and EU standard size. The size actually tend to run one to two sizes smaller than most US/EU size. Because this product is made for Japanese market and made for Japanese clothing sizes. So please choose a size that is at least one size larger than your normal US/EU standard size. For example : If you are usually wearing size US/EU M/38 and if you prefer modern fit, please choose "Tagged size Japan L (US/EU S-M/36-38)" for this jacket. If you are usually wearing size US/EU M/38 and if you prefer regular fit (Not too slim or Not too loose), please choose "Tagged size Japan XL (US/EU M-L/38-40)" for this jacket. Fits may vary by style or personal preference.
Our model wears a tagged size Japan M (US/EU XS-S/34-36) and is 175 cm/5'9″tall, 60 kg/132 lbs and 91 cm/36" chest. He normally wears US/EU S/36.
・Tagged size Japan S (US/EU XXS-XS/32-34) Would be a good fit for Your Chest Measurement : 32-34"(81-86cm).
・Tagged size Japan M (US/EU XS-S/34-36) Would be a good fit for Your Chest Measurement : 34-36"(86-91cm).
・Tagged size Japan L (US/EU S-M/36-38) Would be a good fit for Your Chest Measurement : 36-38"(91-96cm).
・Tagged size Japan XL (US/EU M-L/38-40) Would be a good fit for Your Chest Measurement : 38-40"(96-101cm).
・Tagged size Japan XXL (US/EU L-XL/40-42) Would be a good fit for Your Chest Measurement : 40-42"(103-106cm).
The following provides approximate garment measurements. (Not human body measurements).
Please compare actual garment measurements of our product to another you may own.
・Tagged size Japan S (US/EU XXS-XS/32-34)__Width: 18.5"__Length: 22.4"__Sleeve: 30.3"
・Tagged size Japan M (US/EU XS-S/34-36)__Width: 20.1"__Length: 22.8"__Sleeve: 31.5"
・Tagged size Japan L (US/EU S-M/36-38)__Width: 21.3"__Length: 24.0"__Sleeve: 32.7"
・Tagged size Japan XL (US/EU M-L/38-40)__Width: 23.2"__Length: 24.8"__Sleeve: 33.4"
・Tagged size Japan XXL (US/EU L-XL/40-42)__Width: 24.4"__Length: 25.6"__Sleeve: 33.8"
Width is half chest.
Lay the clothing flat and measure 3 cm under the armhole. Measure from side to side.
Made in China.
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 : 100% rayon satin, no stretch fabric with color unevenness, and sophisticated wrinkles on the face of the fabric for the fashionable vintage feel and look.
Lining shell : 100% rayon jacquard woven satin, No stretch fabric with color unevenness, and sophisticated wrinkles on the face of the fabric for the fashionable vintage feel and look.
Interlining (Type of insulation) : No fill, Lightweight outerwear, suitable for spring and fall seasons
Placket type : Zipper closure
Storage : The front and reverse sides have curved double welted pockets at the waist.
Style : Casual / japanese souvenir jacket / sukajan / satin flight jacket, bomber jacket, varsity jacket, baseball jacket style.
Pattern Type : Embroidery
Sleeve Style : Contrast raglan sleeves
Sleeve Length : Long
Satori is a casualwear brand founded by Switch Planning (Script Hanatabi Gakudan) in Tokyo, Japan.
Satori's products are introduced Japanese elements into american casual clothing making.
And its focus is on the Japanese souvenir jackets, and symbolic garments with graphics of traditional Japanese motifs, accessories and other items with Japanese patterns and designs.
Featuring traditional Japanese art, patterns, motifs and designs, the lineup includes pieces in Japanese sizes and silhouettes with the materials and details that have been enhanced with modern casual styles for today's tast.
The items are produced to give added casual style for wear in urban settings and use in town.
Here is one piece from the Satori brand : a reversible Japanese souvenir jacket (Casual Lightweight Outerwear, Satin Bomber Jacket) for Men.
Fully reversible, no inside padding.
br< This item is dyed and washed for fade and a vintage look and feel.
The front side is embroidered, the reverse side is No embroidered jacquard woven satin.
This jacket is trim fit for a stylish silhouette that giving it a more clean and dapper appearance.
Outer shell is made of 100% light-weight rayon satin and lining shell is made of 100% light-weight rayon jacquard woven satin. Fabric has no stretch.
High weave density satin offers a unique flowing drape and sheen with a silky hand, with sophisticated wrinkles on the face of the fabric.
Satin is a weave that has a glossy face and a soft, slippery texture.
It is smooth and sleek so you can take the jacket off and put it on easily.
The knit rib cuffs, collar and waistband are comfortable and flexible with a 70% acrylic, 30% wool fabric.
There is no internal batting, so the jacket is not bulky or puffy. It wears clean and close to the body.
And this light piece of outerwear can be worn year-round, especially in spring and fall.
Front zip closure
The front zipper moves smoothly, and won't get stuck, with rounded edges to protect the fabric. The zipper is a special-order piece from YKK.
The front and reverse sides have curved double welt pockets reinforced with triangular gusseted stitches.
Pattern type is embroidery.
The front side is embroidered, the reverse side is plain (solid) jacquard woven satin.
Embroidery is created like hand work for a vintage-like effect.
Designed in the motif of the Koi Fish.
carp climbing up a waterfall : Swimming upstream to become a dragon. It is Symbol of Success.
*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.
*Note that the material used in this product is extremely delicate. The material is susceptible to damage from friction and wear, and its color may wear or fade in the sun. Note that the embroidered accent is extremely delicate, so avoid striking it against surfaces. Tumble drying should be avoided, as it can cause the garment to lose shape, fray, or shrink.
Japanese souvenir jacket(Sukajan) History
Souvenir jackets or more famously know as Sukajan (suka referring to the US navy base in Yokosuka Japan and Jan meaning jacket)
The souvenir jacket (commonly known as the sukajyan (Skajang/Skajan) in japan) originated duringthe early days of post World War II. The jackets featured a variety of oriental designs(eagle・tiger・dragon) and/or the servicemen's very own designs of their unit or base name,etc. Later, souvenir jackets became commercialized and sold through Post Exchanges (PX;commissaries within the US army bases) throughout Japan.