Vintage Simpson of Piccadilly Black Velvet Coat with Embroidered Roses, UK10-12
A beautifully tailored vintage double breasted coat in black velvet, embroidered with red roses, by Simpson of Piccadilly, 1980s. An inner label reads Cojana, Made in England; a now defunct company founded in the mid 1960s that made coats and other garments for Simpson, and also Harrods and possibly Chanel, according to a Vintage Fashion Guild forum.
The coat is classic in style, with wide notched lapels, two rows of buttons, and flapped slanting pockets. It has a lovely buttoned half-belt at the back of the waist, double buttons at the sleeves, and is fully lined with inner tie belt.
Material: No label - probably cotton velvet
Size: No label - est. UK10-12
Measurements (laid flat):
Shoulder to shoulder: 41cm
Note: All of our pieces have had a life of their own, and may show minor signs of wear as befits a vintage or pre worn item. They have all been professionally cleaned and inspected and any faults will be indicated in the listing.