KOSHO & CO. Jacket Tailor Toyo Sukajan Men's Japanese Souvenir Jacket Yokosuka Dragon x Japan Map Embroidery TT15230
This sukajan jacket is made in Japan and produced by Tailor Toyo from Toyo Enterprises. The Tailor Toyo label, a division of Toyo Enterprise in Japan, is famous around the world for its expertly-crafted authentic Japanese souvenir jackets. Starting out in the 1940s as Kosho & Co, an import and export business for clothing fabric, Toyo Enterprises was founded in 1965 at Tokyo, where it still has it's HQ today. The pattern construction of this jacket is modeled after iconic vintage sukajan jackets (Japanese souvenir jackets) from 1946 with classic design, but this jacket has been re-designed with the Tailor Toyo's brand own detailing, contemporary interpretation and modernize fit for a more casual look and fashion purpose. The beauty of this piece is the balance of classic construction and modern updates from Tailor Toyo. The fabric of this jacket is made up of 2 layers. This jacket is constructed from a wool gabardine outer shell and acetate satin lining shell. And this jacket is fully reversible with embroidery on front and reverse side. It features fully reversible, frontal zip closure, raglan sleeves, knit ribbed sleeve ends and collar and waistband. And the graphic on this jacket is based on the Yokosuka Dragon x Japan Map, which graphics are reproduction that once existed. And the fabric, sewing, zip and embroidery techniques of this jacket have been recreated exactly in the same way as in 1946 to resurrect the vintage look and feel. So this jacket is brand new but, has been processed to give it a fashionable faded vintage feel. This product is made especially for Japanese market and made for Japanese clothing sizes. And this japanese souvenir jacket is originally intended to wear as a regular-fit (Not too slim or Not loose) with short in the body length for a more vintage fashionable feel and look. This light piece of outerwear can be worn year-round, especially in spring and fall. This jacket is new original creations by Tailor Toyo Kosho Collection by Toyo Enterprise.
Gender : Men.
Fit : This product is Japan size. As a guide, Tagged size Japan 中 would fit better on a US/EU S-M/36-38. And this item is cut to wear as a regular-fit (Not too slim or Not loose) with short in the body length for a more vintage fashionable feel and look. 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 中 (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.
・Tagged size Japan 中 : would fit better on a US/EU S-M/36-38
・Tagged size Japan 大 : would fit better on a US/EU M-L/38-40
・Tagged size Japan 特大 : would fit better on a US/EU L-XL/40-42
・Tagged size Japan 特々大 : 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 中 (US/EU S-M/36-38)__Width: 22.0"__Length: 23.2"__Sleeve: 31.9"
・Tagged size Japan 大 (US/EU M-L/38-40)__Width: 22.8"__Length: 24.0"__Sleeve: 32.7"
・Tagged size Japan 特大 (US/EU L-XL/40-42)__Width: 24.0"__Length: 24.4"__Sleeve: 33.5"
・Tagged size Japan 特々大 (US/EU XL-XXL/42-44)__Width: 25.2"__Length: 25.6"__Sleeve: 35.0"
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.
This jacket is fully reversible with embroidery on front and reverse side.
Outer shell (front side) and lining shell (reverse side) : This jacket is fully reversible with embroidery on front and reverse side. The fabric of this jacket is made up of 2 layers. This jacket is constructed from a wool gabardine outer shell and acetate satin lining shell. This jacket is brand new but, has been processed to give it a fashionable faded vintage feel. The fabric is produced with minimal tension and this fabric offers a unique flowing drape, silky hand and subtle luster with a sophisticated wrinkles on the face of the fabric. The fabric with sophisticated wrinkles and runs caused by pulls or snags gives it a true vintage feel. It is smooth and sleek so you can take the jacket off and put it on easily.
Interlining (Type of insulation) : Unlined. Lightweight outerwear. The jacket is not bulky or puffy. And this light piece of outerwear can be worn year-round, especially in spring and fall.
Types of garment closure (Placket type) : Front zipper closure. Retro 1950s Style zipper.
Storage : The front and reverse sides have slant double welt pockets reinforced with arrowhead reinforcement (triangular gusseted) on pocket edges.
Style : Mens Casual Fashion.
Pattern Type : Embroidery. Embroideries are created like hand work for a vintage-like effect.
Sleeve Style : Raglan sleeves with two tone twisted rope piping cord at sleeves on front side.
Sleeve Length : Long sleeves.
Other details : Two-ply knit ribbed sleeve ends, collar and waistband are comfortable and flexible with a 100% wool fabric. *This item has been specially treated to produce a vintage-like effect. Please note that this may cause some of the threads in the base material and embroidery to appear loose or split and runs caused by fabric pulls or snags in parts. Please note that this is entirely consistent with the vintage effect and is intentional. This isn't an error - this is how this product should be. * Please 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. It snags easily when the fabric comes in contact with sharp objects. Tumble drying should be avoided, as it can cause the garment to lose shape, fray, or shrink.
Model name : TT15230 Tailor Toyo KOSHO & CO. Special Edition Collection by Toyo Enterprises Men's Casual Fashion Embroidered Satin Jacket with Classical and Fashionable Forms of a Vintage Sukajan (Japanese Souvenir Jacket) / Mens Sukajang / Fully Reversible, Wool Gabardine x Acetate Satin, Sukajan Embroidery Bomber Jacket for Men / Lot No. TT15230-128 / Mid 1940s Style Wool Gabardine × Acetate Souvenir Jacket “KOSHO & CO.” Special Edition “YOKOSUKA DRAGON” × “JAPAN 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 ( 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.