Originally Posted by davo10375
barims I'm not sure if it was just the junya jacket I tried on (though it was from the same season) but I found the jackets sleeves to be massively wide compared to the rest of the jacket, where as they seem quite slim on yours. Did you get them tailored?
The 2 Lacoste jackets are rather fitted in every size, so I didn't need them tailored, and frankly, I'd be impressed if a tailor could do much with them - the construction is pretty complex and somewhat unconventional, making it tricky to alter without despoiling it
I'm actually waiting to get the wrinkled floral blazer back from the tailor as I wanted the sides taken in. He emphasised that it was constructed in such a way that it was about the only area that could be altered, mainly due to the four patch pockets and the seam work. He also mentioned that the sleeves were fairly slim, which I didn't quite appreciate at first, but now accept. If I had the option, I'd have bought it in medium
If I ever get a different jacket from that season, I'll let you know. Speak to Jet
too; he acquired a number of pieces