This long sleeve zip front sweatshirt without hood is made in Japan and produced by Toyo Enterprises under a license from Whitesville USA. 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 was resurrected by the Toyo Enterprises in Japan. And this zip-up sweatshirt has a exact copy of original label design. This product is made especially for Japanese market. Body pattern is inspired by the American vintage nordic pattern zip front sweatshirt, but this item is outfitted with the original details of whitesville's brand in a contemporary approach. With the inspiration from vintage nordic pattern, this item has been re-designed for a more casual look and fashion purpose. This item features 100% cotton medium weigt sweatshirt fabric with a brushed backing, a full zip closure, No hood and accented with nordic pattern printed panel. And this zip-up sweatshirt is originally intended to wear as a Regular Fit (Not too slim or Not too loose) for a more fashion-forward looks. It is perfect to wear alone (outerwear sweatshirt) or as a layering (underneath other clothing). This zip front sweatshirt is new original creations by Whitesville from Toyo Enterprises.
Gender : Men.
Fit : This product is USA and EU standard size. This sweatshirt is cut to wear as a Regular-Fit (NOT too Slim or NOT too Loose) with short in the body length for a more old-fashioned look. This short fit sweatshirt is made to fit shorter torsos but still have a little extra room through the chest and body for a more old-fashioned look. This sweatshirt is NOT intended to be worn slim. Fits may vary by style or personal preference.
Our model wears a tagged size M(US/EU M/38) and is 175 cm/5'9″tall, 59 kg/130 lbs and 91 cm/36" chest. He normally wears size US/EU S/36. He's wearing this sweatshirt in a slightly relaxed fit.
・Tagged size M (US/EU M/38) Would be a good fit for Your Chest Measurement : 37-38"(93-96cm).
・Tagged size L (US/EU L/40) Would be a good fit for Your Chest Measurement : 39-40"(99-101cm).
・Tagged size XL (US/EU XL/42) Would be a good fit for Your Chest Measurement : 41-42"(103-106cm).
The following provides approximate garment measurements. (Not body measurements). Please compare actual garment measurements of our product to another you may own.
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 : Made from 100% cotton loop-wheeled sweatshirt fabric with a soft brushed backing. Medium weight with extra soft handle. This sweatshirt fabric has a slightly slubby, neppy and dry touch texture. It combines durability and the natural softness for comfort. And the fabric will also develop a comfortable feeling and continue to get softer and cozier through repeated wear. This item is washed for a fashionable vintage feel and look. Pre washed, minimal shrinkage.
Body : Tubular construction (No side seam construction). Made on vintage looms which knit the fabric in a seamless continuous tube known as loop-wheeling. The fabric is produced with minimal tension during knitting process and lack of seams means the garment will keep its shape through wear and washing. It combines durability and the natural softness for comfort. Vintage looms are special machines that are able to knit a perfect tube, but they can only knit one set diameter (size) per loom, so a loom for each size is required. This is why one hardly ever sees perfect tube construction in modern day garments. It ensures true shape is maintained not only during its construction but during its life of wear.
Types of garment closure (Placket type) : Zipper closure. Front Fastener from UNIVERSAL.
Storage : No pockets.
Style : Mens Casual Fashion.
Pattern Type : This zip sweatshirt has a white contrast panel on the top section. And the contrast panel has been printed nordic pattern.
Sleeve Style : Drop sleeves. The seam of the sleeves extend further down the arms than set-in sleeves. Drop sleeves let you move with ease.
Sleeve Length : Long sleeves.
Other details : The two-ply knit ribbed collar, sleeve ends and waistband are comfortable and flexible. The longer cuff and waistband for a fashionable vintage feel and look. TUBE-Body construction with no side seams.
Model name : WV68618 Whitesville by Toyo Enterprises Men's Casual Fashion Zippered Sweatshirt No Hood with Classical and Fashionable Forms of Vintage Clothing / Classic-Style Zip-up Sweatshirt without Hood for Men / Mens Long Sleeve Zip Front Sweatshirt Accented With Nordic Pattern Panel.
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.