Tailor Toyo Jacket Men's US Military Embroidered Vietnam War Souvenir Tour Jacket TT15023 Faded-Black
This lightweight jacket is produced by Japanese casualwear brand Tailor Toyo from Toyo Enterprises and made in China. The Tailor Toyo label, a division of Toyo Enterprise in Japan, is famous around the world for its expertly-crafted authentic 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. This jacket is designed and inspired by the vintage cotton tour jacket (Embroidered military souvenir jacket), but this item is outfitted with the original details of Tailor Toyo's brand in a contemporary approach for a more casual look and fashion purpose. Military tour jackets (souvenir jackets) were originally made by local tailors where servicemen were stationed and the places they visited while on leave during the War. 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 graphic on this jacket is based on the VIETNAM MAP. The fabric of this jacket is made up of 2 layers, outer shell is cotton, polyester and rayon blend lightweight twill fabric, and lining shell is 100% acetate lightweight satin. This jacket is brand new but, has been processed to give it a fashionable faded vintage feel. Also this product is USA and EU standard size. And this jacket is originally intended to wear as a Regular-Fit (Not too slim or Not too loose) 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 USA and EU standard size. And this jacket is designed with a Regular-Fit (Not too slim or Not too loose) 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 S (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 S : would fit better on a US/EU S/36.
・Tagged size M : would fit better on a US/EU M/38.
・Tagged size L : would fit better on a US/EU L/40.
・Tagged size XL : would fit better on a US/EU XL/42.
The following provides approximate garment measurements. (Not body measurements).
Please compare actual garment measurements of our product to another you may own.
・Tagged size S (US/EU S/36)__Width: 21.7"__Length: 24.0"__Sleeve: 32.3"__Shoulder: 17.7"
・Tagged size M (US/EU M/38)__Width: 22.8"__Length: 25.2"__Sleeve: 33.5"__Shoulder: 18.9"
・Tagged size L (US/EU L/40)__Width: 24.0"__Length: 26.4"__Sleeve: 34.6"__Shoulder: 20.1"
・Tagged size XL (US/EU XL/42)__Width: 25.2"__Length: 27.6"__Sleeve: 36.2"__Shoulder: 21.3"
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 : The outer shell is a pre-faded lightweigt twill made of 53% cotton, 31% polyester and 16% rayon blended fabric. This jacket is brand new but, has been processed to give it a fashionable faded vintage feel. Also, the outer shell is blended with rayon, which gives it a unique subtle silky luster, drape, and softness texture. 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 tyoe : Self-fabric shirt collar.
Cuffs Type : Single button cuffs with sleeve placket. Button is an old coin style button. Sleeve placket (cuff slits) let you take the jacket off and put it on easily.
Storage : The jacket has two external slant single welt 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 and both sleeves. 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 : TT15023 Tailor Toyo by Toyo Enterprises Men's Casual Fashion Embroidered Light Outerwear with Classical and Fashionable Forms of Military Clothing / Mens Vintage Military Style Tour Jacket, Souvenir Jacket, Sukajan Jacket / Mens Lightweight Outerwear Jacket / Lot No. TT15023-119 / Mid 1960s Style Vietnam Jacket “VIETNAM MAP” (AGING MODEL).