This is a vintage Christian Lacroix coat dating to Autumn of 1991. It is made with a pattern consisting of squares, each square woven with varying geometric patterns. The fabric is made in multiple colours - blue, purple, magenta, ochre gold, green, red, black and orange with metallic thread throughout. This Christian Lacroix coat is made in a simple loose fitting relaxed style with raglan style sleeves, high set turned lapel and squared collar, full cut sleeves, black quilted lining and no closures - this is meant to be worn simply overlapped, maybe belted. It is made in an above the knee length, like a long jacket.
Label: Christian Lacroix Paris pink label.
Fabric: No label on this Christian Lacroix coat but it is made of 31% polyester, 30% acrylic, 25% silk and 14% acetate. The lining is made of polyurethane filled acetate.
Sizing: French size is indicated which should be equivalent to a US size 10, but please rely on the following measurements for fit:
Sleeves: 29” from the mid-neck seam over the shoulder to the cuff
Sleeve Inseam: 14” long
Bust: 52” around, taken under the arms with a normal overlap at the front
Bottom: 52” around
Overall length: 35” measured flat
Condition: This Christian Lacroix coat is in very clean condition with no wear, tear, stains or odours - this has been well cared for.
This is a classic Christian Lacroix coat - striking colour combination, sparkly metallic content, certainly a head turner!
Vintage Christian Lacroix Coat Metallic Multicolour 1991 M