Jackets are a piece of clothing that give your outfit a enhanced and attractive look. There are jackets for almost every occassion and in this article we’ll introduce you to some of the all-time-favourite ones.
Mackinaw jacket is made of a heavy and dense water-repellent woolen cloth. It is usually of a plaid fashion.
It is woollen work shirt which is cosy and blocks the wind. This jacket was adapted and originated from those worn by lumbermen. This hip-length jacket usually has a checked pattern with two front pockets.
Down jacket or puffer jacket as it is popularly known as is a quilted and padded jacket made of down feathers (duck or goose down). This jacket gained popularity in 1980’s after its introduction in 1937 by Charles James.
Bomber jacket is a casual wear and was originally created for military pilots during WWII and eventually became a popular wear.
This jacket was traditionally worn by high school and college students to represent their school or team. Its other names are letter and varsity jacket.
Denim or trucker jacket is made of denim and is a popular choice of garment between both men and women and is considered to be one of the most iconic fashion wear.
It’s a short close fitting leather jacket and was originally worn by motorcyclists or bikers more for protection if an accident occurred than for fashion purposes. It is normally identified by the various studs and zips on it.
Western jacket is commonly made of suede leather and is mostly trimmed with a fringe. This originally came from Native Americans and was made of deerskin.
This jacket’s purpose is exactly what its name suggests. Its sole use was to wear it when going on safari in the African bush. It was of a thin and lightweight cotton and khaki fashion with a belt and four pockets.
Nehru jacket was worn by Jawaharlal Nehru as its name suggests. It is a hip-length tailored coat with a mandarin collar and is normally worn on Indian achkan or sherwani.