This winter vest is made in Japan and produced by ZANTER JAPAN. ZANTER JAPAN was founded in 1951 as the down jacket division of the present Toyo Feather Industry Company. The ZANTER JAPAN has been a well-established down jacket manufacturer in Japan since 1956, supplying down jacket to Japanese Antarctic Research Expedition. This down vest has been re-designed for a more casual look and fashion purpose with the ZANTER JAPAN's technology and experience. The beauty of this piece is the balance of classic construction and modern updates from ZANTER JAPAN. Also this product is made especially for Japanese market and made for Japanese clothing sizes. And this modern down vest is originally intended to wear as a Slender-Fit (Fitted through the chest) for a more fashion-forward looks. This outerwear vest can be worn especially in fall and winter. This product is new original creations by ZANTER JAPAN.
Gender : Men.
Fit : This product is Japan size (Asian size), which is about 1 size smaller than US and EU standard size. Because this product originated in Japan. 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 vest. This vestt is cut to wear as a Slender-Fit 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 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).
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: 20.5"__Length: 26.0"__Shoulder: 15.7" ・Tagged size Japan L (US/EU M/38)__Width: 21.7"__Length: 26.8"__Shoulder: 16.5"
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. *Please understand that measurements may vary somewhat. *Note that actual color may be slightly different from one in the photo. Outer shell : Made of 100% nylon from TORAY DELFY which is a revolutionary lightweight, waterproof and breathable fabric technology. It is high density and extremely durable. It combines the toughness and the natural softness for comfort. Full horizontal quilted outer shell with 90% down to 10% feather insulation. The quilting keeps the down from shifting around while you wear the vest.
Lining shell : 100% polyester horizontal quilted lining. The lining is smooth and sleek so you can take the vest off and put it on easily.
Interlining (Type of insulation) : Inside 90% down to 10% feather filling. 90% down to 10% feather fill sandwiched between the outer shell and lining shell to retains heat and protect you from the cold. Suitable for fall and winter seasons.
Types of garment closure (Placket type) : Zipper closure with snap-button-front wind flap protector (storm flap) located in front of zipper closure. Front Fastener from YKK zip. The zipper is covered with a storm flap that fastens with snap buttons across the zipper. This design protects the wind from slipping through the front. Full-length zip with 2-way zipper closure. Two-way closure front entry. 2-way zips are designed to open from the bottom of the zip as well as from the top. This is to give you more room at the hem of the vest so you will be more comfortable when you are sitting down. This freeform design is great for riding your bike or motorcycle or when driving your car, and gives you maximum mobility.
Storage : Two external slanted patch hand-warmer pockets.
Collar type : Stand-up Collar
Bottom hem type : Front hem shorter than back hem for ease of movement.
Style : Men's Casual Fashion.
Model name : ZANTER JAPAN Men's Casual Fashion Quilted Down Vest with Classical and Fashionable Forms of the Mountain Classic Down Vest / Padded Vest / Outdoor Style Hoodless Winter Vest / Nylon Vest / Padding Stand-up Collar Puffer Vest / Outerwear Vest for Men / Insulated Vest.
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 (Considering the thickness of clothing, Measure from inside the material on each instead of external measurements)
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.