Whitesville Varsity Jacket Men's Letterman Jacket Melton x Leather Award Jacket WV15385
This custom varsity jacket is produced by Toyo Enterprises under a license from Whitesville USA and made in China. The Whitesville label, a division of Toyo Enterprise in Japan, is famous around the world for its expertly-crafted a reproduction of american vintage sportswear. The whitesville brand is a now-defunct sportswear label that originally existed in the good old days of America. And the whitesville brand has been resurrected by the Toyo Enterprises. Varsity jackets, also known as letterman jackets or letter jackets, are popular clothing items that have been associated with American high school and college students since the 1950s. They were traditionally worn by athletes as a symbol of pride and achievement in their respective sports. Over time, they've also been adopted by various subcultures and fashion enthusiasts. The pattern construction of this jacket is modeled after vintage authentic sportswear found on the old letterman Jackets with classic design, but this award jacket has been re-designed with the Whitesville'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 Whitesville. This varsity Jacket is constructed of a 30 Oz. melton wool body and set-in genuine leather sleeves with padded quilted satin lining. It features a front snap closure, two external slanted double welt pockets, contrasting striped knit ribbed sleeve ends/rounded collar/waistband. And this Jacket is decorated with chenille patches and chain stitch embroidery as a homage to american vintage jackets. This product is made for US/EU clothing sizes. And this jacket is cut to wear as a regular fit with short in the body length for the vintage fashionable feel and for a more old-fashioned look. This jacket is new original creations by Whitesville from Toyo Enterprises.
Gender : Men.
Fit : This product is made for US/EU clothing sizes. And this jacket is cut to wear as a regular fit with short in the body length for the vintage fashionable feel and for a more old-fashioned look. As a guide, Tagged size 36 would fit better on a US/EU S/36. 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 36 and is 175cm/5'9″tall, 58kg/127lbs and 91cm/36" chest. He normally wears US/EU S/36.
・Tagged size 36 : would fit better on a US/EU S/36
・Tagged size 38 : would fit better on a US/EU M/38
・Tagged size 40 : would fit better on a US/EU L/40
・Tagged size 42 : 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 varsity jacket you may own.
・Tagged size 36__Width: 22.0"__Length: 24.4"__Sleeve: 32.3"(23.2")__Shoulder: 18.1"
・Tagged size 38__Width: 23.2"__Length: 25.6"__Sleeve: 33.5"(24.0")__Shoulder: 18.9"
・Tagged size 40__Width: 24.4"__Length: 26.8"__Sleeve: 34.4"(24.4")__Shoulder: 20.1"
・Tagged size 42__Width: 25.6"__Length: 28.0"__Sleeve: 36.4"(26.0")__Shoulder: 20.9"
Width is half chest.
Lay the clothing flat and measure 3 cm under the armhole. Measure from side to side.
Sleeve is measured from center back of base of collar seam to the end of the cuff.
Sleeve length in parentheses is measured from top of the shoulder seam to end of cuff.
Made in China.
Brand-new, new condition with tags.
*All measurements are taken with the garment flat on the ground.
*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 100% wool 30 oz. (30-ounce) heavyweight rugged 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% pure genuine cowhide leather. Rugged-grain and old-fashioned appearance on the face of the leater for the fashionable vintage feel and look. This heavyweight real leather combines the durability and the natural softness for comfort to wear. The cowhide is even tough, yet it remains pliable.
Lining shell for body and sleeves : Made with 50% rayon and 50% cotton blended diamond shaped quilted satin lining for the torso and sleeves. The lining 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 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. 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) : 7 buttons on front opening. Full no marked snap button closure (Front snap button placket).
Storage : The Jacket has two external slanted double welt handwarmer pockets lined with cotton-twill. Leather piping and arrowhead reinforcement on pocket edges.
Pattern Type : Chenille patch 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 with a 100% acrylic fabric 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 : WV15385 Whitesville from Toyo Enterprises Men's Casual Fashion Varsity Jacket with 30 Oz. Melton Wool Body and Genuine Cowhide Leather Sleeves / Mens Award Jacket with Classical and Fashionable Forms of American Vintage Sportswear Clothing / Custom Letterman Jacket Baseball Jacket for Men / Lot No. WV15385 / 30oz. WOOL MELTON AWARD JACKET “BULLDOGS”
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.