1942 C-2 Vest Waxed Khaki

€ 169,00


The C2 vest was introduced by the United States Army Air Force in 1942 as an extra layer underneath the aviator jacket. This vest is a remake of the original. High quality materials like woollen lining and a genuine Talon zipper have been used. The outer fabric is made out of waxed cotton making both firm and water resistant.


Exterior 100% waxed cotton
100% woollen lining
Talon zipper
USAAF logo
Made in Turkey


Pike Brothers was founded in 1930 by brother George and Joseph Pike. Their small yet high-quality clothing store was located in the famous Portobello Road, Notting Hill, in the heart of London. Custom clothing for men was their specialty. During the Second World War they produced uniforms for American military forces. This was the time when American soldiers came over to England. Pike Brothers managed to combine the best materials with European craftsmanship and create the unmistakable clothing you see today. They simply struck a brilliant balance between American workwear and European expertise. A legacy that defines Pick Brothers to this very day.

Pike Brothers distinguishes itself by respecting and celebrating the original functionality of its clothing instead of simply aiming for superficial succes. All clothing is made in Europe and produced the old-fashioned way. Pure craftsmanship and the best materials add up to this stylish and timeless clothing. Pike Brothers is that perfect combination of style and functionality.

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