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Vintage 1980s Escada Tuxedo Blazer

Vintage 1980s Escada Tuxedo Blazer

Regular price $252.00 USD
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Indulge in the refined elegance of the vintage 1980s Escada tuxedo blazer jacket, meticulously crafted by the esteemed Margaretha Ley, the visionary behind the iconic Escada brand. Inspired by the timeless sophistication of vintage Yves Saint Laurent, this exquisite piece epitomizes understated luxury and impeccable tailoring.

Margaretha Ley's discerning eye for detail is evident in every aspect of this classic silhouette. The jacket's slight fitted design gently accentuates the waist, flattering the feminine form with effortless grace, a hallmark of Ley's commitment to celebrating the inherent beauty of women through her designs.

A distinctive touch of femininity is introduced through Escada's signature pink satin collar, seamlessly extending into the interior of the blazer. This subtle yet luxurious detail reflects Ley's dedication to infusing her creations with opulent accents that elevate the overall aesthetic with refined sophistication. The double-button fastenings are elegantly encrusted with diamonds, a testament to Ley's belief in the power of subtle embellishments to enhance timeless elegance without overpowering the design.

Suitable for the below sizes based on your preferred styling.


U.K.  8 10 12 14


US    6 8 10 12


US     36 38 40 42


Measurements below in inches. Please note Bust and Width/Waist have been doubled.


Bust 40


Width/waist 34


Length 28


Excellent Condition


Please also review the photographs as they  also form part of the description.


All our vintage is curated and subject to the highest quality standard and restored and repaired to give the best experience possible.  We are reputable seller, serving the fashion industry celebrities and providing costumes for TV and film.

Unless stated please do not expect perfection, as vintage garments are not new and have had another life and still may minor flaw here or there.Vintage sizes are not the same as, we measure and equivalent our garments to modern day sizing.




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.


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

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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