Calugi e Giannelli

Men's Avant Garde Quilted Pocket Jacket, 1980s

£360.00 GBP

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Product Details

A rare vintage 1980s Calugi e Giannelli avant garde bomber jacket, with bold strips down the front saying "Calugi e Giannelli" and four unusual pockets, giving a high fashion look. In a black coated cotton fabric that gives a waterproof effect with a half belt at the back and sides pulling in the waist and giving a more flattering shape.

 

 

Calugi e Giannelli

"Since beginning in 1982, Calugi e Giannelli has invented and reinvented clothing—menswear in particular—as if it were conceptual art... As playful as the Milanese Franco Moschino and as avant-gardist at the Parisian Jean-Paul Gaultier, Calugi e Giannelli's erudite conceptualism is accompanied by an equally strong sense of sensuality" - Taken from the Encyclopedia of Fashion. Unfortunately Calugi e Giannielli were too ahead for their time and so their business shut down due to financial difficulties - especially due to their focus being on menswear who weren't ready for their edgy, fashion forward designs.

Size

Estimated Size: Marked 52 which is roughly a men's Large. Please check measurements to ensure best fit.

 

Chest - 48” / 122cm (has a loose fit like most denim jackets of this style)

Length (Shoulder to Hem) - 25” / 63cm

Shoulder to Shoulder - 23” / 58cm

Sleeve Pit to Cuff - 20” / 51cm

Sleeve Shoulder to Cuff - 24” / 61cm

 

Details & Condition

Era: 1980's

Designer: Calugi e Giannelli

Fabric: 87% Cotton 13% Polyurethane

 

- Italian made

- Front plastic zipper

 

Excellent Vintage Condition - Light wear . No noticeable stains, tears or holes.