Vintage 80s Ladies Suit Jacket & Skirt Fine Wool 1980s Power Dressing by Ara Unworn

$141.10 $282.20

Shipping to United States: $34.73

Vintage 1980s Ladies Apple Green Wool Two Piece suit.
The knitted jacket has large padded shoulders, which compliment the classic military look of the blouson jacket with glass & gold buttons and a stylish fine wool matching pencil skirt.
It’s been freshly dry cleaned and is ready to wear
The jacket fastens with 5 stylish buttons, with buttons to the cuffs, centre of the chest pockets and hip tabs completing the finish.
The suit was part of a consignment of retired boutique stock, and is completely unworn
The skirt is the longer length with a kick pleat to the back and slip pockets to the hips.
The suit has been lined in a nylon mix and is hand finished.

The measurements have been taken seam to seam when the garment was laid flat. Please compare against a similar garment for correct fit.
Size; 12
The Jacket.
Underarm to underarm; 40”
Hips; 38”-40”
Sleeve Length; 23” with 2” ribbed cuff
Nape to Hem; 22”
Across the shoulders; 16.5”
Shoulder pads and chest pockets
The jacket is unlined

The Skirt.
Skirt Length; 28”
Waist; 28”-30”Elasticated
Hips; 40”
The skirt is lined

This wonderful suit has been freshly dry cleaned and is ready to wear
The suit has been shown in natural light for clarity and is completely untouched digitally.

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Shipping from United Kingdom

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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.

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