This cotton 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 Military tour jackets (souvenir jackets) were originally made by local tailors where servicemen were stationed and the places they visited while on leave during the War.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 Okinawa in Japan. This product is made for Japanese market and made for Japanese clothing sizes. 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 Japan size (Asian size), which tends to be about 1 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 one 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 L (US/EU M/38)" for this jacket. This product is cut 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. Fits may vary by style or personal preference.
Our model wears a tagged size Japan M (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 S (US/EU XS/34) Would be a good fit for Your Chest Measurement : 33-34"(83-86cm).
・Tagged size Japan M (US/EU S/36) Would be a good fit for Your Chest Measurement : 35-36"(88-91cm).
・Tagged size Japan L (US/EU M/38) Would be a good fit for Your Chest Measurement : 37-38"(93-96cm).
・Tagged size Japan XL (US/EU L/40) Would be a good fit for Your Chest Measurement : 39-40"(99-101cm).
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 (US/EU XS/34)__Width: 20.5"__Length: 23.6"__Sleeve: 31.5"__Shoulder: 16.5" ・Tagged size Japan M (US/EU S/36)__Width: 21.7"__Length: 24.8"__Sleeve: 32.9"__Shoulder: 17.7" ・Tagged size Japan L (US/EU M/38)__Width: 22.8"__Length: 26.0"__Sleeve: 33.9"__Shoulder: 18.9" ・Tagged size Japan XL (US/EU L/40)__Width: 24.0"__Length: 26.8"__Sleeve: 35.4"__Shoulder: 19.7"
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). 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. It combines the toughness and the natural softness for comfort.
Lining shell : Made of 100% acetate 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 vintage-style urea cat's eye 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. Embroideries are created like hand work for a vintage-like effect. Patched on both arms. *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 : TT14897 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, Ssouvenir Jacket, Sukajan Jacket / Mens Lightweight Cotton Outerwear Jacket / COTTON OKINAWA JUMPER.
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
Body Length Lay the clothing flat and measure from base of collar seam (excluding collar) down to the end of the hem
Sleeve Length Lay the clothing flat and measure from center back of base of collar seam to the end of the cuff
Shoulder Width Lay the clothing flat and measure shoulder seam to shoulder seam
Lay Jeans/Pants flat, face up and do not stretch or pull fabric.
Waist Measure flat across the back waistband from one side to the other with the natural dip. Double the number to get actual waist size.
Inseam 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.