80's Plaid Cape with Pockets and Clasp Closure$149.00
Gorgeous, super versatile, vintage, wool cape featuring a very iconic Glen Plaid pattern.
Beautiful colors of blue and burgundy on this little number, and nice sizeable clasp closure. Two patch pocket on the sides.
Lined with navy blue lining.
Excellent condition inside and out.
Originated: In Glenurquhart in Inverness-shire, Scotland, where the checked wool was first used in the 19th century.
Looks like: Two dark and two light stripes alternate with four dark and four light stripes which creates a crossing pattern of irregular checks.
Who wears glen plaid: Glen plaid was popularized by the Duke of Windsor and then the Prince of Wales. Favored by presidents and gentlemen, wearing glen plaid clearly distinguishes you as important.
Approx. Size: Small to Medium
Shoulders: 15 inches
Length: 31 inches
This item is sold from an excellent, highly rated vintage seller in Niagara Falls, NY.