yves saint laurent

1970s YSL Russian Wool Braid Jacket

A killer Yves Saint Laurent jacket made of a blanket finish wool and detailed with thick wool braiding that was one of his signatures. The color is fabulous - it is a muted, deep oxblood that is mixed with a deep grey. The edges and arms are all finished with a wide one inch flat wool yarn braiding, Huge, glossed wood toggle buttons in black close down the front. Its fabulous and a great way to mix in vintage with your current wardrobe! Excellent condition.

Fully lined in a black silk satin. Closes with the toggle buttons down the front. Hidden pockets along the front braiding.

Sleeves: 23"
Shoulders: 16" across from outside edges of braiding detail
Bust: 19" flat across from side seam to side seam
Waist: 20" flat across from side seam to side seam
Hips: 21" flat across from side seam to side seam
Length: 25" from neck to hem

Modern Sizing Equivalent: MED-LRG

Item# S483

This garment has been professionally cleaned, pressed and is odor free. Thoroughly checked over before shipping, it will be ready to wear upon arrival.

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