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The 10 Best Tail Coats

At Historical Emporium, we have been selling authentic period clothing since 2003, with thousands of satisfied customers around the world.

We have sold hundreds of tail coats, and we listen closely to customer feedback to make sure we're delivering on the promise of unique, authentic clothing, world class service, and great prices.

We survey every customer to gauge their opinion of the products they bought, and put together this list of the top-ranked tail coats in our store.

Shop with confidence, knowing that these terrific tail coats have been tested and endorsed by our other customers, and that you will receive five star service along with a great value!


 

#1 Rated Tail Coat
Traditional Cutaway Morning Coat - Charcoal

 Victorian Old West Mens Coats Gray Cotton Blend Solid Cutaway |Antique Vintage Fashioned Wedding Theatrical Reenacting Costume |

ITEM 006661

$169.95

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Average Rating: 4.75/5.00 stars from 8 reviews

Exactly as it states
Very comfortable fit all all over.
Nov 1, 2019
Kenneth Watson
Beverly Ma
US
Good coat
Fairly expensive for a cotton/poly coat, but it looks pretty good. We will see how it holds up over time.
Oct 17, 2019
Ed Hillman
Fletcher NC
US
My New Charcoal Coat
Right from the box, my new coat looked great, and exactly like what I wanted. As I tried it on, it actually fit perfectly. It's going to be hard to wait till the Christmas Candlelight Tour of Homes to wear it, but I'll try... I would recommend this coat to anyone interested in stepping back in time for Events.
Oct 12, 2019
Howard
Jefferson Te
US
Great service
Couldn't have been more satisfied
Oct 20, 2017
P reid
Mechanicsburg Pa
US
Traditional cutaway coat
Fit perfectly
Apr 27, 2017
Don
Elk Grove CA
US
Fantastic Quality
Feb 16, 2017
Anonymous

My Luck
I ordered this cutaway coat in Charcoal because they did not have my size (50) in Black. When the coat arrived, I tried it on and found that the coat was too large. I sent it back and exchanged it for a 48, and this time in black since they had that in stock. It arrived today and am happy to say that the fit is wonderful.
Nov 25, 2016
Mark
Sioux City Ia
US
Elegant
Fine product. Size as expected
Nov 17, 2016
Anonymous

US

 

#2 Rated Tail Coat
Callahan Cutaway Sack Coat - Black

 Victorian Old West Steampunk Mens Coats Black Synthetic Solid Sack Cutaway Matched Separates |Antique Vintage Fashioned Wedding Theatrical Reenacting Costume |

ITEM 006875

$147.95

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Reviews of this Product

Average Rating: 4.80/5.00 stars from 5 reviews

looks Greate
Ordered to preform Wedding for My Grand Daughter, fit the bill to the T
Jun 3, 2021
Russell Moore
Tehachapi CA
US
One-Eyed Horse Productions
Nice coat and had that period look and feel. A good fit for the actor I was building a period costume for who was leaving for a film shoot in Austria. The only problem I found was that the p coat buttonholes are too small for buttons. Very difficult to open and close. Since, the actor will be leaving the coat open the problem did not have to be remedied.
Mar 19, 2021
Patty
Finksburg MD
US
Looks and Feels Authentic
Dec 16, 2020
Doug E.
North Hollywood CA
US
Sack Coat
Oct 18, 2017
Richard
cBoise id
Five Stars
Nice quality garment. It looks great on my husband.
Mar 22, 2017
anonymous

US

 

#3 Rated Tail Coat
Traditional Cutaway Morning Coat - Black

 Victorian Old West Mens Coats Black Wool Blend Solid Cutaway |Antique Vintage Fashioned Wedding Theatrical Reenacting Costume |

ITEM 005029

$169.95

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Reviews of this Product

Average Rating: 5.00/5.00 stars from 17 reviews

Great Morning Coat
We were using this jacket as a costume piece for a show. It arrived in record time which was great. We also needed an extra large size which wasn't easy to find anywhere else. The sleeves needed hemming but that 's ok better than too short. The coat was well made and can be kept for future endeavors. It looked amazing and really added to the character.
Oct 10, 2019
Leroy McGuinness
Abbotsford Br
CA
Very nice
Good quality and fits well to ordered size!
Oct 19, 2018
Clay
Sterling KS
US
This was PERFECT
An amazing coat worth every penny and took very well to minor alterations.
Jun 8, 2018
Jason
Brooklyn NY
US
Rory
This is a good, basic coat - not particularly heavy, and the fabric is basic, but it works on stage
Dec 8, 2017
Rory
Riverside CA
US
Morning Coat
If you got your measurements done well this coat is a wonderful fit. I did some research on how the coat should drape on the person, and this rests really well on me. I am below average height for a Caucasian male in between 5'5" and 5'6". The morning coat is longer than is traditional due to my shorter stature, but I don't mind that at all. It looks like it was tailored just for you if the measurements were done right.
May 11, 2017
Peak
Battle Creek MI
UK
Good Purchase!
I am in a garage rock band, all of us 55+ years old, and we are beginning to play some larger gigs. I needed something to provide a little more stage presence, so I shopped around and ended up buying this coat. Fits perfectly, perfect look over a T-shirt with black jeans; gave me exactly the look I was after - - not over the top, but unique and a little classy. The quality of the fabric and the craftsmanship is much better than I expected - - much better than some blazers I have spent much more money for. This coat is good enough quality that I would wear to a formal party. A good purchase!
Sep 8, 2016
Gordo
San Fran Bay Area CA
US
Worth the wait
I waited two years to buy this coat and when I slipped in on for the first time I was immediately in awe over the feel of the fabric as it draped around my body. The quality of this coat has no equal. I still need to take the coat to a tailor to make the coat form fitting but this coat demands attention as is.
Oct 22, 2015
Di Abolique
Vancouver Wa
US
Oh, that cutaway
My 6-foot 3-inch tall husband Dan is the epitome of the Victorian gentleman in this beautifully made black cutaway coat. He has a silver collared vest, black trousers, suspenders, white shirt and royal blue puff tie from Historial Emporium to complete his ensemble for our date to the Kirkman House Museum Victorian Ball on Oct. 24. Just so pleased with the details in all the clothing and tips on how to wear some of the items.
Oct 21, 2015
Annie
Walla Walla WA
US
Traditional Cutaway Coat - Black
Fit very well and very comfortable to wear around
Sep 24, 2015
Christopher Lee...
Cincinnati OH
US
Look and Feel Great
High quality coat for a great price. I will be referring this address to friends.
Sep 18, 2015
Rob
Largo FL
US
Great Coat!
This is a great looking coat! Looks and feels great! Its great for parties or weddings if you want to turn some heads, or if you want a little extra attention. Checkout and shipping and is fast. Great service overall. Will buy again from this place! Satisfied customer!
Apr 16, 2015
Someone
Ca
Perfect coat.
Excellent coat, and couldn't have fit anymore perfectly.
Nov 14, 2014
Creselious
Anderson In
US
customer service & product just as anticipated.
May 23, 2014
Rick

Traditional CutAway
This coat is holding up well against my everyday use. The fact that is has one button is a blessing, so I don't have to worry about losing a button. However, the coat is constructed well, making durable.I wear mine everyday. Lastly, I receive positive feedback from people stating the coat fits m.y mobile lifetstyle
Apr 28, 2014
Johnny Walker
San Jose Ca
US
Great Cutaway Coat!
Love the Cutaway Coat I bought for my son's Prom and Graduation! Nice quality!
Apr 27, 2014
Anonymous
Oh
US

 

#4 Rated Tail Coat
Livingston Cutaway Sack Coat

 Victorian Old West Steampunk Mens Coats Black Cotton Solid Sack Cutaway |Antique Vintage Fashioned Wedding Theatrical Reenacting Costume |

ITEM 006868

$147.95

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Reviews of this Product

Average Rating: 4.80/5.00 stars from 5 reviews

One-Eyed Horse Productions
Mar 19, 2021
Patty
Finksburg MD
US
Livingston Cutaway - Perfect!
Sep 25, 2020
Keith Karas
Timonium Ma
US
Nice quality coat for the money
The Livingston cutaway sack coat is a VERY NICE coat for the money . It runs true to my standard suit coat sizing and fit me perfectly . The only problem i had was that the top button hole was sewn too small for the button . Easy fix for me so i just handled that problem in house.
Jan 18, 2019
Anonymous
Kewanee il
US
A little stiff
The product came in good condition, and it was very sturdy and well made. It was just a TINY bit stiff when we took it out, so trying to get it into a more natural shape to put on our actor was a little tricky indeed. Otherwise, quick service and very professional communication. Thanks Historical Emporium!
Mar 26, 2018
Jojo
Los Angeles CA
US
Awesome products
Everything arrived on time for our event with the expedited shipping and the quality of the suit jacket and vest and tie were excellent! The pants were not the correct size , so I think on the next order we would check more closely on the style and the sizing of trousers .Overall very satisfied with this company and it's products. Would use again and would recommend to others
Mar 9, 2017
J.Piteo
Chagrin falls Oh
US

 

#5 Rated Tail Coat
Victorian Formal Tailcoat - Black Wool

 Victorian Mens Coats Black Wool Solid Tail Tuxedos |Antique Vintage Old Fashioned Wedding Theatrical Reenacting Costume | Dickens Fancy

ITEM 000841

$219.95

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Reviews of this Product

Average Rating: 4.67/5.00 stars from 36 reviews

Exceptional
This item is of exceptional quality and beauty, the way that it gracefully drapes the body and how the coat tails flayed about like silken drapes.
Aug 11, 2019
Christian Lee
Palmdale CA
US
Perfect fit
This tailcoat fits my husband perfectly. Looks great when he has everything on together. Thank you so much!
May 30, 2019
Ava W.
Los Angeles CA
US
Exceptional look for many occasions
This formal tailcoat, cut in the Victorian style, is crafted from gorgeous material with beautiful lines. The effect it has far exceeds its modest price, and I would feel comfortable wearing these tails to even the most formal of events - it is obviously well-suited to white tie affairs. This offering from the Historical Emporium is especially appreciated as many luxury retailers no longer stock tailcoats at all. As others have noted the cut is, perhaps, on the generous side, which does cause some flaring of the cutout at the midriff. If one is on the cusp between sizes, I would recommend going one size lower. Considering how great the price for this coat is, however, one could easily afford the services of a tailor to have it fitted.
Jan 16, 2019
Daniels1865
Atlanta Ge
US
Great look
I was impressed with the quality of the fabric, however I had to have it tailored as it fit nicely across my chest and shoulders but was far too big around the midriff. It appears these are made with big bellied men in mind.
Jun 14, 2017
Brad Patterson
Brisbane Qu
AU
Victorian Tailcoat
This is a light coat suitable for all seasons. It fits well & is made well. It is comfortable to wear. Can easily be worn on formal occasions - thanks HE
Jan 21, 2017
Ted
On
CA
Victorian Tailcoat
I purchased the Victorian tailcoat for my theatre troupe's production of The Secret Garden, and I am very pleased with both the tailcoat and the other clothing and accessories that I ordered for our production. The quality is first rate, and the coat fits as I expected. I will definitely order from Historical Emporium for future plays.
Nov 6, 2016
Elizabeth
Pella Io
US
Excellent Product
The tailcoat fits perfectly and the fabric is high quality. I ordered the white pique vest and matching white pique tie to wear with the tailcoat and my lady's jaw dropped when she saw them on me for the first time.
Aug 30, 2016
Chuck G
Milwaukee Wi
US
Victorian tailcoat
my son love it. he will wear it to his prom.
Feb 12, 2016
lyn
jacksonville Fl
US
Victorian tailcoat
my son love it. he will wear it to his prom.
Feb 12, 2016
lyn
jacksonville Fl
US
WORKED OUT GREAT!
I ordered a costume for a Victorian Halloween party from Historical Emporium. The downside - it was a bit pricey - the upside: TOTALLY WORTH IT!!! The clothes were well made - certainly in line with the pricing. The fit was great. I'm on the larger side of the spectrum and used their fitting chart. Everything fit well and I felt really comfortable. The pants were very long and had to be hemmed so give yourself time for that - but I would much rather they be too long than too short. Everything came on or before the expected date, was nicely packaged and it all worked out beautifully! I would highly recommend Historical Emporium to anyone considering investing in a very nice costume! I wish there were a way to post a picture. THANK YOU H.E.!
Oct 30, 2015
Drew
Houston TX
US
Wonderful Jacket
This truly is a handsome jacket. Love the fact that is 100% wool. My husband was pleased that the arms were available in a long. It fit him very well. I always hesitate to order clothing for him online because of his longer arms but this worked. Just wished you offered a pair of wool pants to go with it....
May 27, 2015
Sandy
Dripping Springs TX
Better Tails than expected
I was truly surprised by the quality of the tailcoat. It fit wonderfully, appears well tailored, and went perfectly with the other accessories I had purchased. Only wish I had purchased the top hat to go with it! Wouldn't hesitate to buy again.
Nov 7, 2014
uabear49
Beaumont Al
CA
Victorian Formal Tailcoat
Quick delivery! I was expecting to have to do alterations, but it fits just perfectly. Now my husband is ready to go to the Holiday Tea in his own outfit, not a rental.
Nov 7, 2014
Mary Kay
Newark Ca
US
Runs Large
Product is lovely. I ordered it for my husband as a Christmas present. I have ordered other coats for my husband, all at the same size, and I DO read the sizing guides. Other coats have fit my husband well. This coat is too big and we will have to have it altered to fit. The shoulders fit, but the rest of the coat is waayy too roomy.
Jan 2, 2014
Wendy R-H
Altadena
Tail Coat
The formal tailcoat looks great, will wear it in a theatrical production of "Dinner For One".
Dec 20, 2013
Anonymous


 

#6 Rated Tail Coat
Sovereign Regency Tailcoat - Burgundy

 Victorian Steampunk Regency Mens Coats Burgundy Red Cotton Velvet Solid Tail |Antique Vintage Old Fashioned Wedding Theatrical Reenacting Costume |

ITEM 006871

$188.95

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Average Rating: 4.83/5.00 stars from 6 reviews

Top tailcoat
Really high quality. Used for a lice TV event
Nov 22, 2019
Robyn

NZ
Excellent quality
Great tailcoat for film production. Fit was spot on and very convenient to be able to order "off the rack."
Aug 3, 2018
Anonymous
GA
US
Beautiful Tailcoat, high quality
Wow, this tailcoat is great. I'm a professional full time actor and I was hired to perform a historical play. A red tailcoat was required and I spent a good month visiting costume shops in person and online looking for one. Tried on many and they were almost always single layer, no lining, no pockets, poor quality and $300 and up. Saw this one and even though I could not try it on The price was too good to pass. It arrived quickly and as soon as I pulled it out of the box I was stunned by the quality. Thick quality tailcoat, two nice pockets inside and looks very historically accurate as opposed to the clownish bright red carnival circus type jackets that are offered at other costumers. I was really impressed, then I tried it on.....Too small! I ordered a large which would normally fit me, but this large seemed a bit smaller then what I'm used to. I sent it back and ordered the XL with NO PROBLEMS AT ALL! a quick and easy exchange and the new one fit like a charm! I had not enough time to do a return/exchange so I just bought an xl and mailed back the L and it all worked out well. A few days after they received my L I got my refund. I definitely recommend this jacket. Large fits slightly smaller then standard sizes Is darker in color then it appears on the website. expedited shipping is FAST! Looks great with the Penworth ascot and a proper full sized top hat!
Jul 11, 2018
Amazing Corbin
St. Thomas On
CA
Very rich, excellent feel
Love this tailcoat! Quality construction, definitely better than "costume quality." Taking off a star for the color: the picture is a bit misleading, because it is actually a very dark burgundy, and there's not as much contrast between the red and the black velvet trim.
Jun 8, 2018
Peter
Baltimore Ma
US
Tailcoat.
Mar 31, 2017
Nicky
Eydehavn Au
NO
Tail Coat
The coat was just what my son wanted and it really looked good on him. I am sure that we will be buying things from here again
Dec 23, 2016
Robert Somerville
Ossining NY
US

 

#7 Rated Tail Coat
Regency Tailcoat - Black with Velvet Trim

 Victorian Regency Mens Coats Black Cotton Velvet Solid Tail |Antique Vintage Old Fashioned Wedding Theatrical Reenacting Costume |

ITEM 002608

$282.95

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Reviews of this Product

Average Rating: 4.76/5.00 stars from 17 reviews

Sizing a bit off
I love the products offered here at the Emporium, and have had great success with most of my (albeit still small) historical wardrobe fitting quite well. However, with this particular coat, my chest size (36R) is not available, so I got the smallest size (only a inch or so larger), which should have the correct sleeve length. Unfortunately, the sleeves reach past my wrist to my knuckles when my arms hang down. Having already anticipated possibly having the chest taken in, it is not too frustrating to have to add the sleeves to the list, though it will increase the overall cost and be a while before I can afford it. Still, I had hoped to wear it soon after receiving it, which I may do, though it shall not look as good. Also, it is heavier than I had expected, so it will definitely not be summer wear for me where I currently live. All in all, a very handsome coat, distinctive and historical to boot. I am ready to become Mr. Bingley or Albert Mondego.
Nov 4, 2020
Shon

US
Top Notch clothing
Apr 2, 2020
Pah Night Buzzard
Tucson Ar
US
Way cool!
Now, THIS is a coat!! A real 18-19th century look here, but man, it is cool! Am looking forward to the cooler weather and maybe a Holiday party or two to break it out. Should stop a few clocks (lol)!
Aug 14, 2015
Jerry
La Quinta CA
US
Most Beautiful
This was the last of the items that I unwrapped, keeping the best for last. And best it was, I have never seen a greater Coat! I always wanted a tailcoat since I was a child, but somehow did not like the standard tails they usually wear for concerts. This one is just perfect, and the fit is good. Wearing this tailcoat you WILL draw attention from EVERYBODY around, even if they don't look curious. The price is such a great deal that I would order another one, if I didn't have a number of other coats from Historical Emporium on my whish list.
May 7, 2015
Fabian
Luebeck
DE
a quality tailcoat
Well worth the money, this tailcoat fits snug and is dazzling to look at. The material felt great as well. Overall, this is a superb piece of gentleman's clothing that can be worn to any formal occasion, whether it be a ball, opera, or whatever. I would recommend this site to anyone who needs to get their gentleman's accessory and clothing fix satisfied. It's a pure quality product.
Jan 9, 2014
Cody
Pensacola FL
US
Regency Tailcoat - Black with Velvet Trim
Very nice, but too small for a larger man. something of this sort may have to be tailored if you are of an odd size. Much too tight in the shoulders for me even the tapestry tailcoat in 3X was too small though. Having said that this does not reflect poorly on the product which I am sure I would have been very happy with.
Dec 16, 2013
harveysf
San Francisco ca
US
Looks real sharp
It fits really well, maybe only the arms a tad long. Perfect for a Mr. Darcy outfit, even if it's not 100% period.
Nov 4, 2013
Rob
New York
US
Better than I thought!
I must say, I like this much better "in person" than I expected. I was dubious about the pointed front and, like the Sovereign tailcoat, the collar and lapels are completely inaccurate for the period impression. However, in black, the lack of contrast helps to disguise the glaring fault! The styling of the tails are excellent, really sexy from the back! The "small" size fit my husband well, even though according to the size chart, he should've been a medium. Slim, broad chested guys might want to take note. I thought I might want to change out the buttons for plainer fabric covered ones, but the silver is growing on me. Quite a nice choice for an off-the-rack coat in a pinch.
Jun 14, 2013
Rebecca
Louisa Vi
US
Costume Manager
Fabulous period coats. Good construction and fit.
Jan 4, 2013
Denise Warner
Orlando Fl
US
excelllent products and service after intial...
Just as advertised. I bought a complete costume and after some (not inconsiderable) efforts to deal with the new customer security verification was happy with the product! Word to the wise, if your a new customer... choose to check your credit card account via phone or online and use that to verify your id, I had a few difficulties that delayed things a few days due to recent changes in address, but customer service was decent in working through things particularly via phone.
Oct 16, 2012
Anonymous

Very nice
This is the center piece to my steampunk outfit for our wedding in the fall. This is doubling as my Texas Ren Fest outfit also. I am a slender guy: 6'2" 140. I bought a medium because of my long arms even though I knew the chest was going to be super big. Took this and other GE items to my tailor. He is going to have some difficulty tailoring it because apparently there are no tradition seams under the arms in order to take in the torso. So he is not sure how he will make it smaller but he seems to think it will be possible. The material is fabulous and the price is well worth it. I would like to see the buttons a little more secure however that is a personal preference and does not reflect the truth quality of the coat. The two small pockets in the back are a plus.
Jul 9, 2012
Anonymous
TOMBALL Te
Regency Tailcoat Review
A fine garment, very well made and of an excellent sizing for me. Buttons are only for display purposes, but are well made, and well connected. Mine was a size L and it fit my 6ft 3" tall midsize frame excellently. Price was very reasonable for the quality of the garment.
Apr 16, 2012
Dirk Schmitt
North Richmond NS
AU
Excellent!
I bought this tailcoat for my son and husband as we are part of an English Country dance group for a local museum. The coat is of excellent quality; the sizing was spot on - no alterations will be needed. The coats were delivered extremely quickly and packed well - out of the box and on the backs with no fuss! I am extremely pleased with my purchase and highly recommend both the tailcoat and Historical Emporium for its service.
Mar 19, 2012
Michelle Sebastian
Washington DC
US
Very good quality
Very pleased with the quailty of this item it is well made well lined well cut although the sleeves were a little to long ive had them shortened so now veery pleased with the overall look
Dec 22, 2011
GeoffUK
uk
regency tailcoat is fantastic!
I love this item. The fit is true to size, and the quality is suberb. The buttons/snaps are also very nice. I know this is a pricey item, but it is well worth the expense.
Oct 18, 2011
lcoleman
Illinois

 

#8 Rated Tail Coat
Sovereign Regency Tailcoat - Black

 Victorian Steampunk Regency Mens Coats Black Cotton Velvet Solid Tail |Antique Vintage Old Fashioned Wedding Theatrical Reenacting Costume |

ITEM 006869

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Reviews of this Product

Average Rating: 4.83/5.00 stars from 6 reviews

Star purchase
This is a beauty. Perfect fit, light enough for summer wear, and warm enough for cool fall tours. And as with all Emporium items, the coat makes you stand prouder and taller because you want to show it off to its fullest potential!
Sep 29, 2020
Glendon Thomson
Hampstead Ne
CA
Excellent Fit
The tailcoat I Purchased is top quality and fit perfect.
Apr 25, 2019
Paul
BATON ROUGE LA
US
An excellent garment at a great price
This garment exceeded my expectations. The tailoring is to a high standard and the innovation of using black denim for the shell fabric keeps the total cost at a terrific price point.
Nov 29, 2018
Seumas
Seattle WA
US
love this tailcoat
Jacket was an excellent fit for the shoulders and chest just had to adjust length of coat and sleeves, due to being short. I normally wear a medium but after reading reviews I bought a small and very glad I did
Aug 12, 2018
Wayne
Houma LA
US
Dashing
Numerous positive compliments when I wore this to the Fizziweg (young Scrooge's former boss) Ball. Perfect for "Regency" period attire or creating that "Mr. Darcy" look. Paired with a red Buckingham vest. Large is equivalent to a size 44. Excellent fit and drape. Wore again to the Snowball the following weekend. After wearing one more time will beat the cost of renting locally an item from the wrong period.
Dec 13, 2017
Robert
Augusta GA
US
Fine quality; tricky to size
My husband is 5'4' and slim; usually wears slim-fit suits. We went by your size chart and ordered a medium, but it was huge on him, so we exchanged it for a small, your smallest men's size in this coat. It's still loose on him, but since there is no smaller size, we are keeping it and heading out to our trusty tailor to shorten the sleeves and take in the back and shoulders. It will look quite stunning on him when all is done!
May 25, 2017
Rush Gal
Rush NY
US

 

#9 Rated Tail Coat
Velvet Tailcoat - Black

 Victorian Steampunk Ladies Coats Black Velvet Solid Tail |Antique Vintage Old Fashioned Wedding Theatrical Reenacting Costume |

ITEM 003355

$91.95

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Average Rating: 4.56/5.00 stars from 36 reviews

Velvet Tailcoat
Absolutely beautifully made coat, looks even better in person!
Apr 27, 2017
Antoinette
Las Vegas NV
US
Gorgeous
I ordered the Vivien Fishtail Skirt (Gray), Velvet Tailcoat, and Marcus Regency Shirt with Removable Jabot - White. I was looking for a formal outfit for an awards show, which was out of the ordinary, and these 3 items were perfect! When I dress formally, I lean towards metro-sexual, so this long skirt with this shirt and velvet jacket was both sexy and metro. I received many "amazing" "fabulous" "gorgeous" compliments from others at the show. I ordered all 3 on a two-day shipping, and in fact received my items two days after I ordered online, which is the first time I have ever received items within 2 days. Sizing was correct to the size chart. I am going to wear this jacket more often.
Feb 16, 2017
Harmony

Fit Issues
I think the coat seemed nice, except I could not actually get it on because the sleeves were extremely small compared to the rest of the garment. I called into Customer Service - which was EXCELLENT - they went into the warehouse and measured different sizes for me only to determine that the sleeves only got bigger by 1/2 inch total even though we looked at every size available, including the very largest size available, even a 3X. Additionally, the jacket arrived with a very strange smell, but I presume that came from the manufacturer.
Oct 4, 2016
PLJ
NEW BERLIN WI
US
Velvet Tailcoat
This tailcoat is so gorgeous I'll wear it to many occasions. Just make sure to carefully read the label, it 100% polyester. If it was made from velveteen with satin lining I would given it 5 stars.
Jan 11, 2015
Ms. Tiggywinkle

Velvet Tailcoat
I was very Happy with the quality and look of this Coat. The size chart said to go up one size when ordering and I'm glad I did. The coat does run one size smaller. This coat is a brush velveteen look and I am using this coat for a Steampunk Vampire look. You will be Happy if you purchase this Coat from the Historical Emporium. This is my second purchase threw this site and have been happy with both products.
Oct 24, 2014
Shellycat
Puyallup WA
US
A favorite
Along with the black touring hat, this was my favorite purchase. It does run small, but looks really really good and can also be worn for contemporary events. Great quality. I couldn't be happier.
May 30, 2014
Jennifer P

Awesome
Our museum did an old west themed murder mystery and this coat was awesome !! Very big Hit !! Well made !!! My girlfriend looked fantastic in it !!
May 30, 2014
Simon
Macon Ga
US
Blown Away
I couldn't believe how well made this garment was for the low price I paid. It's fully lined and the construction is solid. I was lucky enough to have it be a perfect fit for me, and my ruffle necked and cuffed blouse was a perfect coordinate for this elegant piece.
May 19, 2014
Charly
Calgary AB
CA
Velvet Tailcoat
I LuV my Velvet Tailcoat ! I am rather slim & tall, I think. My kids call me little. I know I have broad shoulders. I ordered a Large according 2 the size chart associated with this coat. 2 accomodate my shoulders. ah ha ha & cool I usually wear a Small. Now I have this gorgeous tailcoat that sits nice on my shoulders. I have had 2 move the waist button. Simple procedure 4 this coat. 4 all those so inclined 2 this style enjoy !
May 12, 2014
Cindy Mertins
Ferintosh AB
CA
Beautiful
This Velvet Tailcoat is very nicely made and the fabric is wonderful. The sizing is a bit off tho, I purchased an 18 which is for a 46" bust, I am a 44" and this was tight on me. I reluctantly had to return it as I knew I wouldn't wear something that was uncomfortable. This coat would be perfect with any Steampunk or Victorian outfit. I have bought from Historical Emporium before and I will again.
Mar 28, 2014
Debbi
Co
Amazing Quality
I think I was expecting a halloween-type jacket that looks good but had a limited shelf-life for use. The quality of this coat is outstanding! The fit is perfect and this coat is more than a costume. It's a heirloom.
Nov 15, 2013
Ann
Ca
velvet tail coat
Beautifully made just like the picture..........
Nov 2, 2013
Jillyt
Cedarhurst NY
US
Kick ass!
Look at this jacket! The fabric and design are incredible. I would have paid 4 times more easily.
Nov 1, 2013
Nicole
London On
CA
Love it!!!
This coat is even prettier in person .. The style is fabulous & fits perfect ! Worth every penny ! :-)
Oct 18, 2013
Davis Sara
Jax FL
US
Sizing needs fixin
I orded this jacket with the other reviews I read in mind. Everyone said that they found it fit smaller then what the sizing chart said, so best to order a size bigger then you would. When I received the item I was extremely surprised to find that it fit into a small USPS box that weighed no more then a feather. Actually when we received it we thought it was my boyfriends feathered wings for his costume. Much to my surprise it was actually the jacket. It is quite a beautiful jacket, very thin, so not what I was expecting. I put it on and could not believe how small it fit. I went off the sizing chart provided then went up a size and it was still too small. I'm not a skinny minnie by any means but I'm not on the flip side either...I'm average. When I held it up for my boyfriend to check out he asked me if they sent me a Small by mistake. I really do think that your sizing needs to be looked at especially since every review has made the same comment. I ordered an XL and it was by no means and XL. Unfortunately due to time constraints and my ego I have to return the item for a full refund. Hopefully down the road I'll be able to retry this with better results.
Oct 4, 2013
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Mission BC
CA

 

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Velvet Tailcoat - Emerald Green

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Reviews of this Product

Average Rating: 4.33/5.00 stars from 3 reviews

Love the Style
Dec 12, 2019
Karen McAfee
Rio Vista CA
US
fit
Jacket is nice and seems well made - but the fit is "off" a bit. Sleeves are very snug even in a larger size.
Oct 24, 2019
val

Beautiful
Beautifully made and top craftsmanship, however way WAY too small. Did not fit the designated bust size, arms or waist. Would absolutely love to have the coat!!! It was beautiful!!!!
Jun 17, 2018
Crazy Aunt
Nevada Mi
US

 

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