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Vanson jacket fit help

Discussion in 'Streetwear and Denim' started by mikeway2000, Jul 6, 2014.

  1. mikeway2000

    mikeway2000 Active Member

    May 23, 2007
    Could you please help me with the fit for this Vanson jacket? I'm 5'9" / 137 lbs and the jacket is size 36. The jacket looks a bit loose from the back and slightly long, to my eyes. This would be for non-riding use. The jacket was ordered from Thurston Bros and they have offered to exchange to another one.

    Shall I go down to size 34 and shorten the body and sleeve length (1/2 to 1 inch)?

    Would very much appreciate your feedback. Thank you!

  2. robinsongreen68

    robinsongreen68 Senior member

    Sep 25, 2006
    you should've posted in the leather jacket thread, but yeah that's definitely too big. i think the extra volume around the back and the arms is the main problem. what you're suggesting would be an improvement, or you could ask if thurston would consider a credit towards the vanson/styleforum japanese moto MTO, which will probably be slimmer still but you might have the build for it

    Last edited: Jul 6, 2014

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