This is a tight jacket at the waist and opening on the front.
The jacket has a zipper or buttons.
Over time, he has been able to embody both the sportwear and rock’n’roll look.
The coat will allow you to dress your shoulders, your back and your arms with the sleeves.
Why wear a jacket ?
This garment is one of the key pieces in men’s fashion. So, it seems important to wear it because:
The jacket is a practical and comfortable versatile piece that goes with many morphologies. Big and small, for both women and men, the jacket fits all genres and a great deal of style. Indeed, this fashion garment adapts itself as well to an elegant outfit as to a relaxed style, while passing by a casual look.
The jacket remains a timeless garment that goes through the modes. Today, and in order to adapt to the new needs and uses of men, the jacket has become lighter, better cut, with a price that has tended to decrease to be more accessible. New colors and new models have appeared, and new designers have taken hold of this piece by proposing new orientations in styles.
What are the part to make a jacket ?
Before getting to the heart of the matter, let’s take a few minutes to discover the anatomy of a men’s jacket. The long and structured cut brings together 16 constituent elements:
The under collar
The head of the sleeve
The bottom of the sleeve
The chest pocket
The outside pocket
The ticket pocket
Which models of jackets to choose ?
To choose the right jacket, you must take into consideration:
The jacket MODELS
The jacket FABRICS
The jacket COLORS
The jacket SIZE
Now let’s see together the details to choose your coat.
Which models to choose for your jacket ?
The perfecto is distinguished by its notched collar pressed by pressure buttons.
This model confers a bad boy look because of its close fit and biker style.
Most designers crinkle the jacket to accentuate its wild side.
Nevertheless, some brands prefer to revisit his style to soften this “bad boy” effect.
The bombardier jacket
The bomber is a style of jacket with a fairly straight cut, and tightened at the waist.
The shirt collar is folded down and this model is often worn closed.
This type of jacket is not suitable for men with oval silhouette with a little belly, but we recommend it for trapezoidal or rectangular morphologies.
Ideal for cold weather, the leather bomber gives real thermal comfort.
Like the bomber, the bomber was first adopted by the US Air Force.
This men’s clothing is distinguished by its nylon fabric and its clear lining.
The bomber includes a low and a high collar on the edge.
Two angled pockets are located on the stomach.
The teddy is well known as a jacket used by baseball players.
The leather sleeves and the boiled wool bust give this jacket all its originality.
Worn with a fitted shirt, jeans and desertboots or brogues, the teddy reveals a very casual look.
Today, the brands regularly wear the Teddy, bringing in particular variants on the sleeves and the bust.
The double-breasted coat
The double-breasted coat is made of leather and wool
With a cropped neckline, the pea coat reveals a sheep fur contrasting with the outer velvet appearance.
This model is so much easier to wear that it gives a casual style.
Ideal for cold periods, the jacket reveals a straight cut at the waist.
This coat is equipped with a simple collar and a hood.
The use of noble materials gives maximum resistance.
This outfit displays a sporty chic style.
The biker jacket
The biker jacket is the jewel of leather jackets.
This jacket stands out from the perfecto with its revisited cut, its wise look and its length.
This piece will highlight your build.
In addition, this garment is worn in both winter and summer, which will make it all the easier to use.
Which fabrics to choose for your jacket ?
The denim jacket
The timeless jean jacket took off in the 90s.
Since then, this piece is one of the essential men’s wardrobe.
The owners particularly appreciate the comfort and resistance.
Finally, the jean jacket has the advantage of matching many styles, and can be worn in summer and winter.
The wool jacket
Opt for a soft wool jacket to keep you warm on cool days.
Solid and lightweight, wool is the best material with excellent fineness / strength, as it has the ability to absorb moisture.
With its thermal insulating properties, the wool jacket will give you all the freshness you need.
The jacket cotton
Another breathable textile fiber: cotton is suitable for summer thanks to its refreshing properties.
This material is very popular throughout the world especially because of its ease of maintenance.
Jackets and mid-season jackets made from cotton are soft and durable and can also be worn in winter to maximize thermal comfort.
The jacket leather
There are many variations of leather.
This jacket can be made from lamb, veal, sheep, goat, cowhide, buffalo, chamois, suede and antelope leather.
Leather from exotic animals can also be used, such as crocodile, snake and fish leather, which we do not recommend for animals in danger of extinction.
The jacket polyester
Flexible and strong, this material is an excellent insulator against the cold.
Polyester is a material that is widely used in the manufacture of jackets, the manufacture of sportswear, swimsuits and coats.
Only downside, polyester does not absorb moisture, so it is not recommended for winter.
The jacket polyamide
Nylon or polyamide is a resilient and resilient synthetic material.
This material was used to make feminine stockings.
Today, polyamide is used as raw material for the manufacture of trench coats, parkas, jerseys …
Which colors to choose for your jacket ?
The first reflex in choosing a jacket is to ban the “dapper” colors that will make the associations complex.
If this is a first purchase, we advise you to make it simpler to opt for a gray or black jacket.
These two colors will have the advantage of being able to adapt with any style.
In addition, you can easily play with the contrasts, to bring your dose of originality.
How to choose your jacket size ?
To choose your jacket size, we advise you to know the following measures:
Your shoulder to shoulder length
Your bust height
Your sleeve length
What are the jacket size ?
Chest size (in cm)
Jacket size (in cm)
72 – 76
80 – 88
92 – 96
100 – 104
108 – 112
116 – 120
136 – 140
144 – 148
Why the size of your jacket is so important ?
Size is paramount in choosing a jacket for many reasons.
First of all, the jacket emphasizes your silhouette according to your morphology.
Then, a jacket of the right size will bring a certain elegance to your outfit.
What are the details to check before to buy your jacket ?
Before buying a jacket, remember to check the cut according to your morphology.
Also inspect the type of closure, to see if there is any fault.
In addition, take into account the quality of the material used to make it to check if there is any hitch or tear.
How to wear well your jacket ?
When wearing a jacket, it can be interesting, depending on the model and colors to match your shoes and pants.
These are exactly the issues we are going to address now.
Which pants should you wear with your jacket ?
To put it simply, trousers with dark colors match any jacket.
For example, with a perfecto, opt for tight pants or jeans.
This style will enhance your figure.
Same thing for a biker jacket.
If you want to learn more about how to choose your jeans, we advise you to read the article we have dedicated to these topics.
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