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Vintage 1960s Inverness Black Velvet French Cape

Vintage 1960s Inverness Black Velvet French Cape

Regular price $207.00 USD
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Presenting this rare 1960s Black Velvet Inverness-Cape.

Discover the essence of timeless sophistication with our french 1960s Black Velvet Inverness-Style Cape. Meticulously crafted from premium cotton velvet, this cape epitomizes vintage elegance.

The deep black velvet exudes a sense of refined grace, while the inverness-style design offers a classic silhouette that stands the test of time. The gold and black button-down fastening adds a touch of understated luxury.

This cape is more than a fashion statement; it's a symbol of enduring style and sophistication and more recently a signature style of C hanel and Y S L . Whether you're attending a formal affair or elevating your daily attire on a winters day this piece effortlessly exudes vintage charm that will remain forever timeless 

Elevate your wardrobe with the 1960s Black Velvet Inverness-Style Cape – a timeless addition that captures the spirit of a bygone era. Embrace sophistication in its purest form.

Suitable for sizes 8-14

Provenance England

Label Lady Devonshire. 

Size Guide

We take pride in providing accurate measurements with an approximation of modern UK with an International equivalent size chart below sizing to help you when choosing  your purchase and  will fit properly  as often vintage sizes differ significantly from modern sizes. 

It is also very helpful if you are aware of your own particular dimensions. If you're not sure, you may easily approximate them by measuring an item of clothes from your own wardrobe that fits well and is laid flat.

Below is how we measure for TOPS, DRESSES, JUMPSUITS, JACKETS, AND OUTERWEAR) 

Bust - Measured by doubling the width from armpit to armpit across the front of the garment.

Waist - Measured by doubling the width from one side of the waistband to the other.

Sleeve - Measured from the shoulder to the cuff. Shoulder - Measured from shoulder seam to shoulder seam.

Length - Measured from the collar or top mid of the shoulder to the garment's hem.

We measure all our items flat and use the guide below

If you need further help please get in touch and we can give you advice on the best size and fit through the chat facility on the website, just press the green CHAT with us button

  UK SIZE BUST WAIST UK SIZE EU SIZE US Size
    INCHES CM INCHES CM      
XXS 6 32 80.5 25 62.5 6 36 2
XS 8 33 83 26-27 65 8 38 4
Small 10 35 88 28-29 70 10 40 6
Medium 12 37 93 30-31 75 12 42 10
Large 14 39 98 32 80 14 44 12
Xlarge 16 41 103 33 85 16 48 14

 

How we measure

Our items are measured flat and we use a tape measure.

Bust - Measured by doubling the width from armpit to armpit across the front of the garment.


Waist - Measured by doubling the width from one side of the waistband to the other.


Length - Measured from the collar or top of the shoulder to the garment's hem.

Mannequin & Model

Both our mannequins are a UK size 6-8 and stand 5ft 7 inches tall

Jen is a UK Size 10

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