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Woman's Outfit, Autumn/Winter 1987 (Ref:X.C72.1997.0.0)

This day outfit comprises a navy blue pinstripe double-breasted jacket with broad lapels and a pair of plain navy blue wide-legged trousers. The late 1980s were a pivotal time in European fashion. A number of significant designers, including Jean-Paul Gaultier, transformed the silhouette of women's day clothes from the short, boxy styles of the early 1980s into a longer and more fluid line. This p…