Collectors of vintage items would know that this is a part of the vintage charm. Please don't expect vintage items to be in an as "new condition" otherwise you will most likely be disappointed :- Any major flaws, stains or defects will be included in the description. Odours can be removed by using the ground coffee bean method. Gorgeous Mink Swing Stroller Jacket in a Honey Blonde Colouring Snuggle up and be toasty warm this Winter in this Gorgeous Coat, great accessory for this years snow season Made of genuine Natural Male Mink Pelts with Selected Scandinavian Saga quality pelts.
A honey blonde colouring as shown in the mink range of colours at link below. Having the Saga label guarantees the highest quality Fur. The mink fur pelts are in very soft and supple so so lush.
Other Fantastic FeaturesHas Hook and eye Closures, the longer stroller below hip length, (70cm) a gorgeous tuxedo revere collar which can be worn up or down, hidden side slash pockets, Beige Bemberg Silk Blend Lining not Satin Will fit Australian sizes 10 to 12,, USA sizing 6 to 8 Measurements Underarm to wrist: 40cm Bust 110cm Sweep 120cm Neck to waist (back) 70cm Condition Fur comes in fantastic Vintage Condition, Lining has some slight grubby marks on bottom of neck and hemline of the silk lining and a biro mark which should easily come out, slightly soiled armpits, all mentioned for accuracy, and reflected in price, stripe across top in photos is only a shadow from my colonial windows Sensational Accessory over that Evening Cocktail party dress but also looks fabulous with Jeans or heels Would make for a great Gatsby, Flapper Charleston Roaring 20's night. Hollywood glammour at its best. I have other mink coats and jackets listed. What a fantastic accessory for a Winter Bride or Bridal going away outfit or over that gorgeous Retro Formal Evening cocktail Dress, or worn casually, what a fantastic accessory for this years snow season. Nothing denotes status and wealth more than an expensive, fashionable mink coat.
Controversial issues aside, a lot of people would love to be seen in mink coats as celebrities, politicians and influential people all have been photographed wearing mink coats lately. These mink coats are opulent and glamorous, but are also a great investment as their value increases over the years. They may cost a fortune but their resale value is a bigger one indeed.. If you are in the market for a mink accessory, its important that you get a genuine one.
Below are a few tips on determining the quality of mink coats Hats Stoles Wraps Boleros shawls Shrugs etc. Most mink and fur coats are made from the pelt of animals and these have two layers of fur: the guard hairs and the underfur.
The guard hairs are the longer hairs that make up the outer layer of the fur and the underfur are the shorter hairs that keep the animal warm during the cold months. Get a feel of the fur coat by using your hands to feel and rub the texture of the coat. Both guard hairs and underfur should have a soft and silky feel to them.Check the inside of the coat for a pelt label. Pelt labels often show that the pelt has met the standards of mink farmers and furriers who produce quality pelts. Make sure the coat has been inspected by either of the following: American Legend Mink Cooperative, Saga Furs of Scandinavia or North American Fur Association.. You may also check for a designer label stitched in the coat as well.
European designers are well known to produce high quality, excellent mink coats. You may check online for a complete list of mink coat designers and their labels.. Mink coats do not have bottom lining in them because this allows you to get beneath the pelt to inspect the quality of the fur. Most mink coats are hand-tailored so there should be excellent workmanship with the hems and inseams.Check for thin, even hems that run parallel to the pelt because this is a sure sign of quality. Regardless of the quality of the pelt above, hair or fur should not be caught in the seams or in the stitching.
If hair or fur is caught in the stitching, the coat is of poor quality.. Mink coats are graded according to the degree of color tone.
Check if the coat is classified as Dark, Blue Iris, Demi Buff, Ranch Wild, Mahogany, Sapphire, Violet, Pastel, Pearl, Pink, White or Lavender.. Use these tips to properly appraise the mink coat youre eyeing. If all else fails, check online for well-known mink coat makers.. The links below may be of interest to you. Some of the more common questions asked by customers to the FCUSA or Fur Commission of the United States of America.
It includes questions regarding fur regulation, standards and is a crash course on all things fur and mink.. Its quite helpful in understanding how to choose a quality coat from a producers suggestion. The item "Vintage Genuine Saga Honey Blonde Beige Mink Fur Stroller Coat Jacket Sz12" is in sale since Thursday, March 8, 2018. This item is in the category "Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Specialty\Vintage\Women's Vintage Clothing\Coats, Jackets & Vests". The seller is "cherylb8668" and is located in Morisset, NSW.This item can be shipped worldwide.