Tailor Toyo Jacket Men's US Military Embroidered Far East Okinawa Tour Souvenir Jacket TT15177 Black
This lightweight cotton jacket is produced by Japanese casualwear brand Tailor Toyo from Toyo Enterprises and made in China. This embroidered jacket is a reproduction of the vintage cotton military jackets worn by U.S. servicemen and soldiers stationed in Naha Air Base, Okinawa, Japan. This Japanese souvenir jacket combines all those historical characteristics and details with a modernize fit for a more casual look and fashion purpose. 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. The embroidered graphic on this jacket is based on the USAF O-11A American LaFrance Crash Rescue Fire Truck in Naha Air Base, Okinawa, Japan in the late 1950s. The fabric of this jacket is made up of 2 layers. This jacket is constructed from a 100% cotton lightweight twill fabric outer shell with 100% acetate lightweight satin lining. It features a frontal zip closure, shirt-style turn-down point collar, two external pockets, two-step button tab adjustable cuffs with sleeve placket. This product is made for Japanese clothing sizes. And this jacket is originally intended to wear as a boxy fit (a little extra room in the chest to allow for for heavy layering underneath with short in the body length) for a more fashion-forward looks. This lightweight outerwear piece can be worn year-round, especially in spring and fall. This jacket is new original creations by Tailor Toyo by Toyo Enterprise.
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 M would fit better on a US/EU S-M/36-38. And this jacket is cut to wear as a boxy fit (a little extra room in the chest to allow for for heavy layering underneath 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 M and is 175cm/5'9″tall, 59kg/130lbs and 91cm/36" chest. He normally wears US/EU S/36.
・Tagged size Japan S : would fit better on a US/EU XS-S/34-36
・Tagged size Japan M : would fit better on a US/EU S-M/36-38
・Tagged size Japan L : would fit better on a US/EU M-L/38-40
・Tagged size Japan XL : would fit better on a US/EU L-XL/40-42
・Tagged size Japan XXL : 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 Japan S__Width: 20.5"__Length: 24.0"__Sleeve: 31.5"__Shoulder: 16.5"
・Tagged size Japan M__Width: 21.7"__Length: 24.8"__Sleeve: 32.7"__Shoulder: 17.3"
・Tagged size Japan L__Width: 22.8"__Length: 26.0"__Sleeve: 34.1"__Shoulder: 18.5"
・Tagged size Japan XL__Width: 24.0"__Length: 26.8"__Sleeve: 35.4"__Shoulder: 19.7"
・Tagged size Japan XXL__Width: 25.2"__Length: 28.3"__Sleeve: 36.8"__Shoulder: 20.9"
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 fabric : 100% cotton twill fabric (Cotton Poplin, West point twill) with the grain of the fabric running diagonally. 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. And this jacket is washed once. Pre washed, minimal shrinkage.
Lining shell : Made of 100% acetate lightweigt satin 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.
Interlining (Type of insulation ) : 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) : Zipper closure.
Collar : Shirt-style turn-down point collar.
Cuff type : The two-step button tab adjustable cuffs with sleeve placket. The two-step button tab adjustable cuffs let you change the size of the sleeve openings. Sleeve placket (cuff slits) let you take the jacket off and put it on easily.
Storage : The jacket has two external slant 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 and back. 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 : TT15177 Tailor Toyo by Toyo Enterprises Men's Casual Fashion Embroidered Light Cotton Jacket with Classical and Fashionable Forms of Military Clothing / Mens Vintage Military Style Cotton Jumper, Tour Jacket, Japanese Souvenir Jacket, Sukajan Jacket / Mens Lightweight Outerwear Jacket / Lot No. TT15177-119 / Late 1950s Style Cotton Okinawa Jumper “CRASH RESCUE ? NAHA AIRBASE OKINAWA” (BLACK).
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 ( firstname.lastname@example.org ) 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.