It was too loose on the back. I removed the lining stitches and deepened the centre back seam to achieve a better fitting jacket:
I narrowed the shoulders using the same technique as the red wool jacket. The shoulder pad was huge! Then I shortened the hem to just below the hip. I think it's a lot more wearable now:
|It's really difficult to take a good indoor picture with such a dark velvet fabric.|
Now should I continue to refashion/alter all the not-quite-right jackets in my wardrobe?