Tailor Toyo Jacket Men's Velveteen Japanese Souvenir Jacket Sukajan LANDSCAPE x DRAGON TT15392 175 Purple
This velvet sukajan jacket is produced by Tailor Toyo from Toyo Enterprises and made in China. The sukajan, often known as the Japanese souvenir jacket, has a rich history dating back to post-WWII Japan when American GIs stationed in Japan wanted unique mementos to bring back home. These jackets are typically recognized by their intricate, embroidered designs which often feature Japanese cultural icons such as dragons, tigers, and cherry blossoms, etc. They were originally intended to capture the cross-cultural experience of the American GIs in Japan. The pattern construction of this velveteen jacket is modeled after iconic vintage sukajan jackets (Japanese souvenir jackets) from the mid-1950s, 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. And this jacket is fully reversible construction with embroidery on front and reverse side. The fabric of this jacket is made up of 2 layers. This jacket is constructed from a 100% cotton velveteen outer shell and 100% acetate quilted satin lining shell with lightweight padding inside. It features fully reversible construction, front zip closure, raglan sleeves, knit ribbed sleeve ends/collar/waistband. This reversible jacket has embroidery work on both the front and back, and the embroidery is designed to vintage style of embroidery techniques, giving it a classic or retro aesthetic. The graphic on this velveteen souvenir jacket is based on the LANDSCAPE x DRAGON. 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 tight or Not too loose) with short in the body length for a more vintage fashionable feel and look. This piece of outerwear can be worn fall and mild winter. 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 smaller than US and EU standard size. As a guide, Tagged size Japan M would fit better on a US/EU S/36. And this jacket is cut to wear as a regular fit (Not too tight or Not too 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 M and is 175cm/5'9″tall, 58kg/127lbs and 91cm/36" chest. He normally wears US/EU S/36.
・Tagged size Japan M : would fit better on a US/EU S/36
・Tagged size Japan L : would fit better on a US/EU M/38
・Tagged size Japan XL : would fit better on a US/EU L/40
・Tagged size Japan XXL : would fit better on a US/EU XL/42
・Tagged size Japan XXXL : 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 M(US/EU S/36)__Width: 21.3"__Length: 22.4"__Sleeve: 31.1"
・Tagged size Japan L(US/EU M/38)__Width: 22.0"__Length: 23.6"__Sleeve: 31.9"
・Tagged size Japan XL(US/EU L/40)__Width: 23.6"__Length: 24.4"__Sleeve: 33.5"
・Tagged size Japan XXL(US/EU XL/42)__Width: 24.8"__Length: 25.6"__Sleeve: 34.6"
・Tagged size Japan XXXL(US/EU XXL/44)__Width: 26.0"__Length: 26.8"__Sleeve: 35.8"
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.
This jacket is fully reversible with embroidery on front and reverse side.
Outer shell (front side) : This is a plush, soft fabric that mimics the texture of velvet but is made from cotton. It has a shorter pile than velvet, giving it a unique feel. Made of 100% cotton no stretch velveteen fabric with a short dense pile on the face of the fabric for a distinctive soft feel.
Lining shell (reverse side) : Made of 100% acetate pre-faded diamond shape quilted satin. 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 satin offers a unique flowing drape, silky hand and subtle luster with a sophisticated wrinkles on the face of the fabric. Satin is a weave that has a glossy face and a soft, slippery texture. The satin 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. Quilted design of this jacket have a diamond-shaped pattern stitched into the fabric. This stitching serves both a functional and aesthetic purpose. It helps distribute the insulation evenly, preventing it from bunching up, and adds a distinctive look to the jacket.
Interlining (Type of insulation) : Inside lightweight 80% ctton/20% polyester fiber filling. Lightweight fiber fill sandwiched between the outer shell and lining shell to retains heat and protect you from the cold. Suitable for fall and mild winter seasons. Lightly insulated jacket stay warm but do not like bulky puffer jackets. Great for wearing mid-season or even in the winter with under layering.
Types of garment closure (Placket type) : Front zipper closure.
Storage : The front and reverse sides have slant double welt pockets.
Style : Mens Casual Fashion.
Pattern Type : Embroidery. Embroideries are created like hand work for a vintage-like effect.
Sleeve Style : Raglan sleeves on front side. Contrast raglan sleeves with stripe on reverse side.
Sleeve Length : Long sleeves.
Other details : Two-ply knit ribbed sleeve ends/collar/waistband are comfortable and flexible with a 100% acrylic 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 : TT15392 Tailor Toyo by Toyo Enterprises Men's Casual Fashion Velveteen Custom Embroidered Jacket with Classical and Fashionable Forms of a Vintage Sukajan / Japanese Souvenir Jacket for Men / Mens Sukajang / Fully Reversible, Velveteen x Acetate Quilted Satin / Lot No. TT15392-175 / Mid 1950s Style Velveteen Souvenir Jacket “LANDSCAPE” × “DRAGON” .
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.