The basic essential 3/4
length (mid-thigh) classic LOST WORLDS Leather Car Coat in the much in vogue contemporary style
evoking 1950s-60s designs. For work, play and dressier excursions. The DOWNTOWN is characteristically refined, built to
endure seemingly forever (while increasing in beauty and comfort all the while),
in very stout, unparalleled Chrome-Tanned Front Quarter Horsehide. A far cry from the
flimsy thrift shop, slacker knockoffs that have come to epitomize the so-called
"grunge" look. Or the raglan-sleeve designer lambskin jobs for
What to do in our
DOWNTOWN when it rains? Rush outside, get drenched. Best thing in the world to
soften and articulate our horsehides. Truly. We're not like everybody else (good
Kinks song). We're like things the way they used to be, when outerwear needed to perform, not just
look like the flavor-of-the-month for stubbly effeminates.
Our DOWNTOWN is
for those who want the right look but also the mind-blowing quality and matchless
distinctiveness and exclusivity of a LOST WORLDS Jacket, the best there is.
Possibly the best there ever was -- but you be the judge. All we know is that no
one had a better-made leather jacket.
Customers are amazed. The richness and unique presence of our coats come across
a bit in the pictures above. Cool 'n' stout.
for classicists -- would that there were more of you!
Nylon Flight Satin Lining. Silken and rugged enough to put up with the load
demands of famed LOST
NOW AVAILABLE: 4.0+ oz. American Chrome-Tanned, Drum-Dyed Cowhide;
identical materials and workmanship.