Studio D'artisan Varsity Jacket Men's Letterman Jacket Melton Leather Award Jacket 4518S
This custom varsity jacket is made in japan and produced by studio d'artisan (studio dartisan). Studio d'artisan is a modern denim label established in 2006, based in kojima, okayama, japan, where is the birth place of Japanese domestic jeans. Studio D'artisan's products are introduced Japanese craftsmanship into american classic clothing making. The pattern construction of this jacket is designed and inspired by vintage authentic sportswear found on the old letterman Jackets, but this award jacket is outfitted with the original details of Studio D'artisan's brand in a contemporary approach with a modernize fit. With the inspiration from vintage letterman jackets, this jacket has been re-designed for a more casual look and fashion purpose. This varsity Jacket is constructed of a heavyweight dense melton wool body and set-in 1.5mm thick genuine horsehide leather sleeves with hand pockets. It features a quilt lining, knit collar, knit cuffs, knit waistband, and snap front. And this Jacket is decorated with chenille patches and chain stitch embroidery as a homage to american vintage jackets. Also this product is made for Japanese market and made for Japanese clothing sizes. And this jacket is originally intended to wear as a Modern Fit (Not too tight or Not loose) with short in the body length for a more fashion-forward looks. This jacket is new original creations by Studio D'artisan.
Gender : Men.
Fit : This product is Japan size (Asian size), which tends to be about 2 size smaller than US and EU standard size. Because this product is made for Japanese market and made for Japanese clothing sizes. So please choose two size larger than your normal US/EU standard size. For example : If you are usually wearing size US/EU M/38, please choose "Tagged size Japan 42 (US/UE M/38)" for this jacket. This jacket is originally intended to wear as a Modern Fit (Not too tight or Not loose) with short in the body length for a more fashion-forward looks. Fits may vary by style or personal preference.
Our model wears a tagged size Japan 40 (US/EU S/36) 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 38 (US/EU XS/34) Would be a good fit for Your Chest Measurement : 33-34"(83-86cm).
・Tagged size Japan 40 (US/EU S/36) Would be a good fit for Your Chest Measurement : 35-36"(88-91cm).
・Tagged size Japan 42 (US/EU M/38) Would be a good fit for Your Chest Measurement : 37-48"(93-96cm).
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 XS/34)__Width: 20.1"__Length: 24.8"__Sleeve: 32.3"__Shoulder: 16.5"
・Tagged size Japan 40 (US/EU S/36)__Width: 21.3"__Length: 25.2"__Sleeve: 33.1"__Shoulder: 17.3"
・Tagged size Japan 42 (US/EU M/38)__Width: 22.4"__Length: 26.0"__Sleeve: 33.9"__Shoulder: 18.1"
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 for the body : Made of 90% wool and 10% nylon blended heavyweight dense melton-wool outer shell that is thick and soft brushed. It combines the toughness and the natural softness for comfort.
Outer shell for the sleeves : Made of 100% 1.5mm thick pure genuine horsehide leather. Rugged-grain and old-fashioned appearance on the face of the leather for the fashionable vintage feel and look. This heavyweight real leather combines the durability and the natural softness for comfort to wear. The horsehide is even tough, yet it remains pliable. Since horsehide originally does not have a smooth surface, it has many wrinkles. This jacket has the wrinkles that are unique to horsehide, giving it a different appeal from smooth horsehide. This is normal in a horsehide jacket. and it isn't a defect. For a vintage look, the leather of this jacket is made with the original taste of horsehide.
Lining shell for body and sleeves : Made of 100% polyester satin diamond quilted lining for the torso and sleeves. The lining is smooth and sleek so you can take the jacket off and put it on easily.
Interlining (Type of insulation) : Inside lightweight polyester fiber filling. 100% lightweight polyester fiber fill sandwiched between the outer shell and lining shell to retains heat and protect you from the cold. Suitable for fall and winter seasons.
Types of garment closure (Placket type) : 7 snap buttons on front opening. Full snap button closure (Front snap button placket). The button is a black coated metal button.
Storage : The Jacket has two external slanted double welt handwarmer pockets lined with brushed fabric. Leather piping and arrowhead reinforcement on pocket edges.
Pattern Type : Chenille patches and chain stitch embroidery.
Sleeve Style : Set-in sleeves.
Sleeve Length : Long sleeves.
Other details : The two-ply striped knit ribbed sleeve ends, collar and waistband are comfortable and flexible. No fold down collar and sleeve ends. The collar and sleeve ends type is No fold down. Note that this is entirely consistent with the vintage effect and is intentional.
Model name : 4518S Studio D'artisan Studio Dartisan Men's Casual Fashion Varsity Jacket / Mens Award Jacket with Classical and Fashionable Forms of American Vintage Sportswear Clothing / Custom Letterman Jacket for Men