Foale & Tuffin

Brown Wool Broad Pinstripe Skirt Suit, 1960s

£280.00 GBP

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Product Details

An incredibly chic vintage two piece ensemble from the 60s by legendary British Carnaby Street boutique, Marion Foale & Sally Tuffin, who along with the likes of Mary Quant were responsible for the British Invasion, bringing mod fashion to the US in what was known as the "Youthquake" tours. In a brown wool with bold geometric stripes which create almost chevron effects at the side panels.

Consists of an A line mini skirt and a matching jacket that has puff sleeves, a fitted waist which flares out subtl creating an almost peplum style and pointed lapels typical of sixties British fashion. With lots of designs by Foale & Tuffin in the Victoria and Albert museum, this is perfect for collectors.

Size

Estimated Size: UK 8/ US 4/ EU 36. Please Check All measurements to ensure fit.

 

Jacket

Bust - 34” / 86cm (please allow a couple of inches room for movement)

Length (Shoulder to Hem) - 25” / 63cm

Shoulder to Shoulder - 15” / 38cm

Sleeve Pit to Cuff - 17” / 43cm

Sleeve Shoulder to Cuff - 24” / 61cm

 

Skirt

Waist - 26” / 66cm

Hips - 40” / 101cm

Length (Waist to Hem) - 20” / 51cm

Details & Condition

Era: 1960's

Designer: Marion Foale & Sally Tuffin

Materials: 90% Wool 10% Nylon

 

- Made in England

- Both items fully lined

 

Excellent Vintage Condition - Excellent Vintage Condition - Small repair to back of skirt but this is lost when worn. No noticeable stains, tears or holes.