THE GREAT ESCAPE Inspired | Leather jacket


Leather jacket inspired by the one worn by Virgil Hilts, played by Steve McQueen in the film “The Great Escape“. This jacket is a true legend: it dressed American pilots during the Second World War, and today it is unmissable for lovers of cinema, flying and history.

100% lamb nappa for a jacket with attention to the smallest details. Stand out with what is much more than the leather jacket from the film “The Great Escape“: wear a haute couture product, a unique example handcrafted by master Italian leather workers and created with the same passion that brings the American dream to life.

HVJ transports you to the myth of Hollywood and dedicates this leather jacket to those who can’t resist the timeless charm of the US Air Force pilot’s jacket, famous in the cinema thanks to Steve McQueen in “The Great Escape”movie.

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Some of the main features of our “The great escape” Inspired leather jacket”:

  • 100% real leather: genuine Italian lamb leather
  • designed and produced in Italy with materials of the highest quality
  • color: brown
  • length: 66 cm
  • “U.S. AIR FORCE”  embroidered patches on the left shoulder
  • “V.Hilts” embroidered patch (name of Steve McQueen in the movie)
  • cuffs and belt in elasticated wool
  • 2 pockets on the front
  • gunmetal zipper
  • two-tone high quality lining: light brown and dark brown
  • 3 inside pockets
  • “HVJ” leather label embroidered inside
  • … “The Great Escape” Inspired leather jacket worn by Steve McQueen as Virgil Hilts!

You're crazy. You oughta be locked up. You, too. Two hundred and fifty guys just walkin' down the road, just like that?

Cpt. Virgil Hilts (Steve McQueen)
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