Original Vintage: Gentleman’s Tweed three quarter ‘Car Coat”
Dating From: 1960s
Label: Dunn & Co. Great Britain
Side seam to side seam across chest 46” (117cm)
Side seam to side seam across waist 46” (117 cm)
Sleeve Length 26“(66cm)
Shoulder Length from tip of shoulder to under collar 7 “(17.8cm)
Length from back neck to hem. 35 1/2” (90 cm)
A Rock Follies Vintage: 46" Chest (these coats were designed to go over a suit so they which takes up approx. 2 inches so for a 44” chest if wearing over a suit. Coats like this are now worn more casually over just one or two layers of clothing.
Please check our size guide for how to take your measurements.
Fabric: 70% wool 20% Cashmere% 10% Nylon
Style: Three quarter length coat known as a Car Coat back in the day, by quality Gentleman’s outfitters Dunn & Co.
Features: A quality tweed fabric with brown and grey colours, backed onto a plaid lining in browns, oranges, and greens which is edged in a brown nylon trim. Two patch pockets with pockets flaps. Fastened with three buttons.
Ideal to wear for: Tweed jackets are really wearable you can wear them with jeans and brogues or really dress up with trousers and smart collar and tie.
For scarf please look in our Mens accessories collection
Vintage Condition: Excellent Vintage Condition:
Vintage items are not new they date back to a particular era, some have survived in amazing condition, while others may show some signs of age but we feel they still deserve to make it into our collection. Therefore we have listed our items into three Conditions:
- Excellent Vintage Condition: Means the item is in great shape for its age. (Most of our stock will fall into this category)