Samurai Jeans 25 oz Denim Jacket Men's Modified Type 1 Jean Jacket WWII Regulated Version S555VX25oz
This denim jacket is made in Japan and produced by Samurai Jeans. Samurai Jeans is a modern denim label established in 1998 based in Osaka, Japan. Samurai Jeans's products are introduced Japanese craftsmanship and contemporary elements into american classic clothing making. The pattern construction of this jean jacket is inspired by the iconic levi's vintage clothing first edition type I jackets during world war II with classic design, but this denim trucker jacket has been re-designed with the Samurai Jeans's brand own detailing, contemporary interpretation and modernize fit for a more casual look, fashion purpose and modern styles. The beauty of this piece is the balance of classic construction and modern updates from Samurai Jeans. During World War II, the US federal government controlled the conservation of raw materials. And the design of jacket was changed to save fabric and metal during wartime. This jacket has historic details such as WWII regulated version with 4 front buttons (normally 5), single chest pocket without pocket flap and button, exposed copper rivet. The fabric of this jacket is made of a 100% cotton unlined, single-ply, pre-washed 25 Oz. super heavyweight Japanese selvage denim. This product is made for Japanese market and made for Japanese clothing sizes. And this jacket is originally intended to wear as a stylish modern fit (Not too tight or Not loose) with short in the body length for a more fashion-forward looks. Samurai Jeans has made the fit slimmer compared with vintage examples, making it more fashionable for modern styles. This light piece of outerwear is unlined and can be worn year-round, especially in spring and fall. This jacket is new original creations by Samurai Jeans.
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/38. And this jacket is cut to wear as a stylish modern fit (Not too tight or Not loose) with short in the body length for a more fashion-forward looks. Samurai Jeans has made the fit slimmer compared with vintage examples, making it more fashionable for modern styles. 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 and is 175cm/5'9″tall, 59kg/130lbs and 91cm/36" chest. He normally wears US/EU S/36.
・Tagged size Japan 38 : would fit better on a US/EU S/36
・Tagged size Japan 40 : would fit better on a US/EU M/38
・Tagged size Japan 42 : would fit better on a US/EU L/40
・Tagged size Japan 44 : would fit better on a US/EU XL/42
・Tagged size Japan 46 : 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 Japan 38(US/EU S/36)__Width: 20.5"__Length: 23.2"__Sleeve: 30.7"__Shoulder: 15.7"
・Tagged size Japan 40(US/EU M/38)__Width: 21.3"__Length: 24.0"__Sleeve: 31.9"__Shoulder: 16.5"
・Tagged size Japan 42(US/EU L/40)__Width: 22.0"__Length: 24.8"__Sleeve: 32.3"__Shoulder: 17.3"
・Tagged size Japan 44(US/EU XL/42)__Width: 22.8"__Length: 25.2"__Sleeve: 33.9"__Shoulder: 18.1"
・Tagged size Japan 46(US/EU XXL/44)__Width: 23.6"__Length: 26.0"__Sleeve: 34.6"__Shoulder: 18.9"
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.
Fabric Type : Made of a 100% cotton unlined, single-ply, 25 Oz. super heavyweight Japanese selvage denim. This denim jacket deliver the perfect combination of durability and natural softness for comfort. Selvedge details can be seen along the interior placket and inside of pocket. This jacket is washed once. Pre washed, minimal shrinkage. This light piece of outerwear is unlined and can be worn year-round, especially in spring and fall. And the denim will develop a comfortable feeling and continue to get softer and cozier through repeated wear. And the more you wear, the more denim will fade beautifully.
Placket type : 4 buttons on front opening. The buttons are iron buttons with a Japanese pine tree engraved.
Storage : Single chest pocket without flap and button at wearer's left. A exposed copper rivet on the upper pocket corners for reinforcement. The inside of chest pocket is lined with cotton Jacquard fabric. Pocket bag have an original Jacquard pattern interwoven with Kanji by thin beige threads which means "All Things Change" in English.
Collar : Shirt-style turn-down point collar.
Cuff type : Single button cuff with sleeve placket. Cuff slit with riveted reinforcement let you take the jacket off and put it on easily.
Yoke type : Straight back yoke.
Back of the jacket : Side pleated back vents to allow for maximum movement and comfort. The rear side pleats on the back (just below the yoke, out towards the ends of the shoulders) to allow for maximum movement and comfort.
Pattern Type : Plain (Solid color).
Sleeve Style : Set-in sleeves.
Sleeve Length : Long sleeves.
Other details : A double pleated front to allow for ease of movement and comfort. Stitched-down double pleats (that can be released for more room) on front. knife pleats on the back to allow for ease of movement and comfort. Iron pronged cinch back (clincher) located lower center back of the jacket for an adjustable. The leather patch marked Mt Fuji applied to lining. Since this item is indigo-dyed, it's prone to crocking, or color transfer, so wear (and wash) it with dark colors till it's worn in. * This garment has gone through a unique color dyeing process. Color transfer may occur onto other surfaces. This garment will fade and change appearance over time. Since this item is indigo-dyed, it's prone to crocking, or color transfer, so wear (and wash) it with dark colors till it's worn in.
Model name : S555VX25oz Samurai Jeans Men's Casual Fashion Denim Trucker Jacket with Classical and Fashionable Forms of Vintage Clothing / Mens Trucker Denim Jacket / TYPE I Jean Jacket for Men / Lightweight Outerwear / Reissue Version of the Iconic Type 1 WW2 era model / S555VX25oz WWII BLUE DENIM BLOUSE
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.