Vintage 1950s Jacket Wasp Waist Statement Shoulders V50s Bombshell by Kara

Shipping to United States: $41.40
Sorry, this item has sold.

Genuine Vintage 1950s Ladies Jacket by Kara in Salmon Pink
Hand made and tailored
Made of English pure worsted wool and retailed in Harrods - purchased September 1951
Stunning detailing to the pockets and collar.
Silk lined for all weather wear.
Warm in the winter and cool in the summer.
The front is beautifully fitted, with dainty darting. The collar and finishing has been fabulously hand sewn.
This jacket has been very loved and is well worn. There are a few nibbles but the fabric is firm. There is also an invisible mend to the back and there are marks to the cuff. Despite this the jacket it very wearable

The jacket is part of a consignment of vintage clothing from an English country estate
The lining is silk and has been hand stitched into the garment.

The garment has been shown in natural light for clarity and is completely untouched digitally. All measurements have been taken when the jacket was laid flat and is the actual seam to seam measurements. Kindly consider this when comparing against ones own size.

Length; 24”
Across the shoulders; 16”
Sleeve length; 23”
Underarm to underarm; 40”
Waist; 36”
Along the hem/Hip; 42”

A most desirable addition to any 1950s or retro outfit. The perfect jacket to team with a crisp white shirt, pearls and jeans, tapered trousers or worn with a contrasting wiggle pencil dress or skirt.
Please drop me a line, if you have any questions.

Shipping from United Kingdom

Processing time

3-5 business days

Estimated shipping times

  • United Kingdom : 3 - 5 business days
  • United States : 3 - 10 business days
  • North America : 3 - 10 business days
  • Europe : 3 - 10 business days
  • Australia, New Zealand and Oceania : 5 - 10 business days
  • Asia Pacific : 3 - 10 business days

I'll do my best to meet these shipping estimates, but can't guarantee them. Actual delivery time will depend on the shipping method you choose.

Customs and import taxes

Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.

Payment Options

Secure options
  • Accepts Etsy gift cards

Returns & Exchanges

I gladly accept exchanges and cancellations

Just contact me within: 3 days of delivery

Ship items back to me within: 7 days of delivery

  • Perishable products (like food or flowers)
  • Digital downloads
  • Intimate items (for health/hygiene reasons)
  • Items on sale
  • Conditions of return

    Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value.

    Privacy policy

    I respect my customers privacy. Details such as telephone numbers, private and or business addresses and email addresses are never passed to 3rd parties. Any card details of payments made will stay with Etsy. Unfortunately I’m unable to offer guarantees as to deliveries on items shipped to a third person, c/o or P.O Boxes. This has been imposed by the Royal Mail/hermes international/DHL they can not give guarantees if you are using a 3rd party delivery address. If this is a problem, please email for advice.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Care instructions

    Please email me with your enquiry, including a description of the item, age and fabric

    Custom and personalised orders

    Please email me for costs of these services

    Legal imprint