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Vintage wool coat tailored in Hong Konghttps://www.etsy.com/listing/98979599/mod-60s-coat-white-coat-wool-coat?ga_search_query=white%2Bcoat
- detailed hand stitching
- Dress and Matching coat tailored in Hong Kong https://www.etsy.com/listing/96211733/50s-dress-and-coat-taupe-satin-coat-made
Some of our vintage finds were tailored in Hong Kong. Beautifully sewn I decided to see what I could find about these wonderfully made items. A style in the 50s was matching dresses and coats. Apparently you could actually draw out what you wanted and have it created in a a few days!
“Custom tailoring is also very popular and affordable in Hong Kong. You can draw out your own design for clothing and have it made in a few days. Although there are many Tailors in Hong Kong it is a profession in relative decline. ” Here are a some of the interesting articles I found about Hong Kong tailors.