Incredible absolutely astounding bright orange vinyl coat by André Courrèges. We cannot get over this oh - so - mod trench coat! The coat is midi length, with long sleeves, and a high collar. The iconic Courrèges logo features prominently in white vinyl on the front left bust. The coat has a front snap button closure that reaches down to the hip. A thin orange belt cinches the waist, adding a feminine touch to the coat. The front of the coat has two large flap pockets with an additional two zippered pockets located behind the pouches. The cuffs of the coat have two snaps for better fit. The back of the coat has a single long vent with two snap closure. The orange lining features an incredible satin Courreges monogram weave, is cotton blend, and has snap button closures - it can be removed for cleaning. This coat is bold, bright, and demands to be acknowledged; stop traffic in this safety orange coat!
See final image for an editorial image - straight from the 1960s- featuring the coat.
36 in. (91.44 cm)
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Wonderful deep chocolate brown feathered Mink cape by Arnold Liebes. The cape is hip length, with a straight collar, and fastens at the neck with a grosgrain rope with AMAZING swirling polished bakelite acorn - like aglets. The cape is lined in black silk with a subtle floral pattern. Perfection.
Arnold Liebes was a furrier with trading posts in Alaska. In the early 20th century he made frequent trips to his outposts, documenting what he saw on his trips with a camera and his diary. His collection of photographs, manuscripts, and over 1000 anthropologically relevant items are available at the California Academy of Sciences.
Post- war fabulous blue boucle wool A-line coat made by Julliard. Over sized black lambskin cuffs give an added flair. Sewn in scarf and rhinestone scarf ring attached. Two large button closure. Large side pockets. 100% virgin wool and perfect for the season. Makes a great gift for a loved one as well!
*All MRS Couture garments have been professionally cleaned and thoroughly checked before shipping, so that they are ready to wear upon arrival.