1950s LILLI ANN documented velvet SWING coat small medium | new fall
Ultra chic Lilli Ann coat! This does not have a Lilli Ann label, but is documented by the advertisement. Done in a fur and wool mix woven for Lilli Ann in France in black with tiny white speckles of fur. Strips of velvet all around as well as a wide velvet collar. Clutch swing style with no closures. Dolman sleeves taper to the fitted wrist. Side hidden pockets. Fully lined in black satin.
Last Picture: Dorian Leigh/ Vogue, November, 1956
Brand: unlabeled (there is a National Coat and Suit Industry label)
Size on tag: none
Fits like: small/medium
Condition: Excellent Vintage
Bust (underarm seam) : 44"
Total length: 39"
Shoulders (seam to seam): 16"
Sleeve (under arm seam) 15"
m i n t : pristine with no signs of wear- possibly deadstock
e x c e l l e n t : signs of normal wear and age- no obvious flaws
v e r y g o o d : noted minor flaws that may have been already repaired - very wearable
g o o d : many noted minor flaws and/or mends -wearable
f a i r : numerous noted flaws and mends, some significant - still wearable