1970s vintage dinner suit tuxedo with damask lapels charles bud tingwell estate
1970s vintage dinner suit tuxedo with damask lapels charles bud tingwell estate
1970s vintage dinner suit tuxedo with damask lapels charles bud tingwell estate
1970s vintage dinner suit tuxedo with damask lapels charles bud tingwell estate
1970s vintage dinner suit tuxedo with damask lapels charles bud tingwell estate
1970s vintage dinner suit tuxedo with damask lapels charles bud tingwell estate
1970s vintage dinner suit tuxedo with damask lapels charles bud tingwell estate
1970s vintage dinner suit tuxedo with damask lapels charles bud tingwell estate
1970s vintage dinner suit tuxedo with damask lapels charles bud tingwell estate
1970s vintage dinner suit tuxedo with damask lapels charles bud tingwell estate
1970s vintage dinner suit tuxedo with damask lapels charles bud tingwell estate
1970s vintage dinner suit tuxedo with damask lapels charles bud tingwell estate
1970s vintage dinner suit tuxedo with damask lapels charles bud tingwell estate

Charles Bud Tingwell Estate - 1970s Damask Lapel Dinner Suit by Selvitex

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Another item from the estate of legendary Australian actor Charles "Bud" Tingwell. Veteran of more than 60 movies and 20 TV shows in Australia and the UK. Bud was also a dapper dresser.

See my blog post about this collection here: Bud Tingwell Estate

This dinner suit has a real 1970s flavour without being too flamboyant. The shawl neck lapels are faced with a floral damask fabric, a bit of a variation on the classic tuxedo. Front jetted pockets, breast pocket and two interior pockets. Jacket also has a rear vent, one button closure and one button sleeve trim. The pants have straight legs with a satin side stripe, flat front and zip fly. Diagonal front pockets and two rear pockets. Fabric is polyester viscose. Made by Selvitex, Sydney & Canberra, Quality Tailoring - 1970s.

Measurements

Large - Marked 42R

  • Chest measures 112 cm (44") to fit 107 cm (42")
  • Shoulders 45 cm (17.75")
  • Back 44.5 cm (17.5")
  • Sleeve 63.5 cm (25")
  • Lapel width 6.5 cm (2.5")
  • Waist 92-97 cm (36-38"), has buttoned adjusting tabs
  • Hips to 101 cm (40")
  • Waist to crotch 30 cm (11.75")
  • Inseam 75.5 cm (29.75")
  • Outer seam 103.5 cm (40.75")
  • Leg width at the thigh 29 cm (11.5")
  • Leg width at the knee 23 cm (9")
  • Leg width at the bottom 24 cm (9.5")

Condition

Excellent. Two pin prick sized holes in the jacket lining.

Free shipping within Australia.

 

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Sir Salvage - Menswear