1980s/1990s Jean Claude Jitrois Black Suede Jacket Size 12
Vintage 1980s/90s Jean Claude Jitrois black suede bolero style cropped jacket with multi coloured Aztec style beaded trim. There are no fastenings, it is worn open and inside it is fully lined in branded silk lining. It is a size FR40, US8 or UK12. A super rare and collectable piece in excellent condition.
The designer, Jean-Claude Jitrois founded his label and first collection in 1983. He refined exotic and luxury leather to make colourful evening gowns as well as everyday clothing with intricate bead work and hand-sticked embroideries. Working exclusively only with leather and fur, he has a long list of celebrated international fans including Faye Dunaway, Jackie Kennedy, Jerry Hall, Jean Cocteau, Grace Jones, Madonna, Brooke Shields, Brigitte Bardot, Sharon Stone and Princesses Caroline and Stéphanie of Monaco.