Yves Saint Laurent brown cape, circa 1976

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This Yves Saint Laurent cape is a fantastic coverup for cold winter days. Constructed in brown wool and featuring a contrasting black braid, the cape has a standing collar and buttons to the front. Throw on over jeans for weekends in the country or over work wear as a chic alternative to a coat.

Constructed in brown wool
Featuring contrasting black braiding and standing collar
Fastening with buttons to the front
Excellent condition with the original label and fastenings
Professionally dry cleaned and ozone-treated
Inspected by a couture-trained seamstress
All vintage items have been previously worn, gentle signs of wear are an inherent part of the piece

Shoulders: 53cm
Length:118cm
We estimate this piece to be a UK size S/M/L/XL

Details

  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Marked Size
    S-XL (UK)
  • Dealer Location
    London, United Kingdom
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU7241689693
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