Buzz Rickson Pullover Hoodie Men's Reproduction of U.S. Air Force Academy Hooded Sweatshirt BR68651 Heather-Gray
This pullover hoodie is made in Japan and produced by Buzz Rickson (Buzz Rickson's Buzz Ricksons) from Toyo Enterprises. The pattern construction of this hoodie is a reproduction of the iconic U.S. Air Force Academy hooded sweatshirt. This hoodie combines all those historical characteristics and details with a modernize fit for a more casual look and fashion purpose. Made from 100% cotton mediumweigt sweatshirt fabric with a soft brushed backing. Also this USAFA hoodie is decorated with the reflective screen printing. This hooded sweatshirt features a pullover hoodie, side ribbed panels construction, integrated hood, kangaroo pocket, longer knit ribbed sleeve ends and waistband, flat-lock seam construction. This product is made for Japanese market and made for Japanese clothing sizes. And this hoodie 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. It is perfect to wear alone or as a base layer with a jacket (outerwear). This hoodie is new original creations by Toyo Enterprises.
Gender : Men.
Fit : This product is Japan size (Asian size), which tends to run slightly smaller than US and EU standard size. As a guide, Tagged size Japan M/38-40 would fit better on a US/EU S-M/36-38. And this shirt is cut to wear as a Modern Fit (Not too tight or Not 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 Japan M/38-40 and is 175cm/5'9″tall, 59kg/130lbs and 91cm/36" chest. He normally wears US/EU S/36.
・Tagged size Japan S/36-38 : would fit better on a US/EU XS-S/34-36
・Tagged size Japan M/38-40 : would fit better on a US/EU S-M/36-38
・Tagged size Japan L/40-42 : would fit better on a US/EU M-L/38-40
・Tagged size Japan XL/42-44 : would fit better on a US/EU L-XL/40-42
・Tagged size Japan XXL/44-46 : would fit better on a US/EU XL-XXL/42-44
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 S/36-38__Width: 20.1"__Length: 24.8"__Sleeve: 32.3"__Shoulder: 16.5"
・Tagged size Japan M/38-40__Width: 20.9"__Length: 26.0"__Sleeve: 33.5"__Shoulder: 16.9"
・Tagged size Japan L/40-42__Width: 22.0"__Length: 26.8"__Sleeve: 34.6"__Shoulder: 18.9"
・Tagged size Japan XL/42-44__Width: 23.2"__Length: 28.0"__Sleeve: 35.0"__Shoulder: 19.7"
・Tagged size Japan XXL/44-46__Width: 24.4"__Length: 28.7"__Sleeve: 35.8"__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 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.
Fabric Type : Made from 100% cotton sweatshirt fabric with a soft brushed backing. Mediumweight with extra soft handle. The sweatshirt fabric of this hoodie is made with the grain of the fabric running sideways instead of vertically which prevent vertical shrinkage. And this hoodie includes side ribbed panels to help maintain its shape, and to prevent horizontal shrinkage. Also the ribbed panels on both sides provide increased mobility. It combines durability and the natural softness for comfort. The sweatshirt is washed once for the fashionable vintage feel and look. Pre washed, minimal shrinkage.
Body : Both sides of the body feature a ribbed fabric. The ribbed panels on both sides provide increased mobility.
Storage : This hoodie has s kangaroo pocket (handwarmer pocket), with diagonal openings for easy insertion of hands. The pocket sits on the lower front section of the hoodie. The pocket is open on either side. *Note this pocket has wide openings on either side, through which belongings may fall out of.
Hood : A hood is made from two layers of fabric for durability. The hood has eyelets(eyelet holes), but drawstring is not included, allowing for maximum movement. This isn't an error - this is how a hoodie should be.
Style : Mens Casual Fashion / Traditional vintage-style sweatshirts / Athletic military style.
Pattern Type : Reflective screen printing on chest and back.
Sleeve Style : Set-in sleeves.
Sleeve Length : Long sleeves.
Other details : The two-ply longer knit ribbed sleeve ends and waistband are comfortable and flexible. Flat-lock seam construction keeps the seam strong and lie flat against the body for comfort. This sweatshirt is modeled after a vintage military sample. Like the original, this one has flatlock seams (as the name suggests, the panels of fabric are stitched together in a way that makes the seams lie flat).
Model name : BR68651 Buzz Rickson Sportswear by Toyo Enterprises Men's Casual Fashion Pullover Hoodie with Classical and Fashionable Forms of Military Clothing / Mens Military Style Pullover Hoodie with Reflective Screen Printing / Set-In-Sleeve, Side Ribbed Panels Construction Hooded Sweatshirt for Men / Reissue Version of the iconic US Air Force Academy Sweatshirt / Lot No. BR68651 / HORIZONTAL KNITTING SWEAT PARKA “U.S. AIR FORCE ACADEMY”Lot No. BR68651 / HORIZONTAL KNITTING SWEAT PARKA “U.S. AIR FORCE ACADEMY”.
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.