Should You Wear a Jacket Without a Tie?

It’s a popular question that we get asked all the time; it’s probably because you see a lot of men wearing it yet it goes against traditional style rules. We’ll answer this question once and for all definitively, should you wear a jacket without a tie?

Can You Wear A Jacket Without A Tie?

Hell yes! In this day and age, you can wear whatever you want and no one can hinder you. Of course, if you know us, the long answer is it depends.

Why? Because historically, men would not wear a jacket without a tie. Also, keep in mind that just because you can wear whatever you want, doesn’t mean that it’s always advantageous to wear it and so it’s always good to have the right purpose for when you dress.

A tieless Barack Obama

A tieless Barack Obama

For example, just look at previous presidents Barack Obama or George Bush; they would often be seen wearing a suit with a dress shirt but without a tie. Now, they did that purposefully because they wanted to seem more approachable to the common man and at the same time, be presidential. For most other people, this is a no-go because the business suit is simply too formal to be worn without a tie. That being said, if you dress on purpose and you know what you’re doing, it’s good.

Personally, I break the rules from time to time. Wearing a jacket without a tie is not one of them, at least not very often. But I’ll explain to you when I wear a jacket without a tie and why I usually always have a tie.

Traditional Style Rules For Wearing A Jacket Without A Tie

Patterned sport coat with denim shirt

Patterned sport coat with a denim shirt

1. You can go tieless with very casual and heavily patterned jackets.

It could be also made out of a different material such as linen, cotton, or a blend and they’re just predestined because they’re by definition, more casual and relaxed. Wearing a jacket without a tie is relaxed too and because of that, they go well together.

I see a lot of men wearing orphaned suit jackets that are basically part of a dark business suit but then paired without a tie, it simply looks odd. A tie or a bow tie or maybe even an ascot adds a visual interest in your triangle below your face. If you wear a casual combination such as a sport coat with a pattern as well as a dark blue denim shirt, it also creates some visual contrast and it still highlights your face. So these are combinations where you can really forego the tie.

If your jacket is heavily patterned you can skip the tie

If your jacket is heavily patterned you can skip the tie

In terms of patterns, it includes houndstooth or pepita patterns, maybe a larger Prince of Wales check and even a smaller one, if you have bolder colors in your jacket that’s all a good indicator that it can be worn without a tie. At the same time, if you have a jacket that has stripes in it, be it rope stripes, pinstripes or chalk stripes, that always requires some form of neckwear.

Never skip the tie for striped jackets

Never skip the tie for striped jackets

That being said, never wear a striped jacket without a matching pair of pants because it will immediately look like an orphaned suit jacket which is not very flattering. Also, a pinstripe suit, for example, is quite formal so pairing it with denim or chinos makes it look quite weird. Of course, if you have a coarser linen jacket in a solid color, that can also be worn without a tie because the material makes it casual. So you always have to take everything into consideration.

As a general rule, if you have peak lapels on your jacket, you should always wear it with a tie because peak lapels are always more formal than notch lapels.

A white shirt without a tie is not a good look

A white shirt without a tie is not a good look

 

2. You can wear a jacket without a tie when the ensemble is rather casual.

Let’s say you’re wearing worn-out boat shoes maybe with some chinos and a jacket, in that case, it would look odd to have a tie because a tie is more formal and the other end is quite informal and you want to avoid those clashes.

At the same time if you, for example, have loafers, a pair of chinos, a dress shirt and a blazer you can definitely wear a tie with that because it’s a little dressier.

Black shoes are wrong for this ensemble

Black shoes are wrong for this ensemble

One combination that I see men wear a lot is a blazer with denim. In that case, denim is quite informal and so I suggest you skip the tie. That being said, don’t wear black shoes with your outfit because black shoes are more formal, denim is informal, a blazer is somewhat in between. If you then wear a white shirt without a tie, everything looks off in terms of formality and it’s just not a pleasing look.

 

3. You can skip the tie when you’re at a moment’s notice.

Let’s say you’re at the office and you just quickly learn that a customer came in and you have a jacket hanging there. Yes, put on a jacket. It’s more formal than if you had no jacket at all and it’s okay to skip the tie in that particular situation. But ideally, you just have a tie somewhere that you can put on when you’re required to.

It is a good idea to have any form of neckwear handy for unexpected events

It is a good idea to have any form of neckwear handy for unexpected events

4. You go to a party and you are unsure of the dress code.

In that case, it might make sense to have a little bow tie tucked away or a regular tie, maybe in the car, so you can quickly put it on. Alternatively, you can maybe even forego the jacket because if you’re the only person there in a jacket and everyone else is in a Hawaiian shirt, it makes you look really weird.

Always keep in mind that a piece of neckwear such as a tie formalizes your outfit and so taking off your jacket but keeping on your tie makes you look like a little flower boy at a wedding and it’s not a look you want to go for. That being said, it takes five seconds to take off a tie.

A stained tie is not a great sight

A stained tie is not a great sight

5. You actually stain your tie.

It happened to me before, I stained my tie during lunch. It just looked odd so I just took it off and it creates an overall better look than having a tie that is stained.

A casual dress shirt

A casual dress shirt

6. You can forego the tie if your shirt is quite casual.

By that, I mean you have a summer shirt and of a linen blend maybe in a pink, orange or yellow tone. Alternatively, it could be a shirt with checks in multiple colors. Also, the style of the collar has an impact on it. For example, a button-down collar is more casual and can be worn open very easily without a tie. Also, there are shirt collars that are tailored to be worn without a tie and open and obviously, you should not put a tie on those either.

As a general rule, the more casual your shirt is, the better it is to be worn without a tie. Of course, other factors such as accessories in your jacket come into play as well but just looking at the shirt, that’s the rule.

Avoid loud boutonnieres and pocket squares

Avoid loud boutonnieres and pocket squares

Few Things To Keep In Mind If You Go Tieless

Always wear either a pocket square or a boutonniere and you can even pull off both. You need something in your chest pocket that creates a visual element of interest at the same time, it makes your overall appearance look a lot more polished.

If you want to wear a boutonniere as well as a pocket square without a tie, they have to really work well together and balance each other out. By that I mean, choose a flower that’s very small and unassuming such as a small blue boutonniere.

You want to avoid bright boutonniere and pockets square colors because otherwise, it’s too flashy. Also, consider the size of your lapel, if you have a very skinny lapel, I’d probably skip the boutonniere. If it’s medium to wide, you can add one but always avoid a large boutonniere in bright colors with a pocket square because it looks just odd without a tie.

When Should You Not Skip The Necktie?

Alright now that you know when you can skip the tie, let’s talk about the occasions when your jacket always requires one.

Faint stripe suit dotted tie and white linen pocket square

Faint stripe suit dotted tie and white linen pocket square from Fort Belvedere

1. Whenever You Wear A Suit

You need a tie whenever you wear a suit which means you wear a matching pair of pants and a jacket. A suit is generally quite formal especially when it’s a darker business suit. There may be exceptions to that, for example, if you have a tobacco brown linen suit and in that case, you might forego the tie but as a general rule, if you wear a suit, a tie is always the best choice.

The reason is that the tie is a visual focal point that ties the outfit together. Frankly, I made this mistake once when I applied for law school. I wore a dark navy single-breasted business suit with a red silk pocket square, a white shirt and without a tie. I thought I didn’t want to be too formal and skipped the tie but looking back, I should have just chosen a different outfit altogether. At the end of the day, if you wear a suit, you show that you respect traditional clothes rules and because of that you should wear it properly with some neckwear.

A perfect outfit for a casual friday at the office - do not miss the tie

A perfect outfit for a casual Friday at the office – do not miss the tie

2. If You Incorporate Traditional Business Colors

Let’s say you have a dark navy blazer with a pair of gray flannel pants, overall, that is a combination which is generally less formal in a suit but it’s a very business appropriate combination and because of that, you should always have a necktie. If you’re not a friend of neckties or you want to be different, you can also try to wear an ascot or maybe a bow tie.

 

 

Notice that all men are wearing neckties

Notice that all men are wearing neckties

3. For Very Formal & Dignified Events

At those events, you never want to look half dressed and at a wedding, some people might forego the tie but at a funeral, you certainly can never forego the tie because it’s a solemn event that you attend because you want to show respect to the deceased as well as the family.

Mercer and Sons Button Down collar with S-curve

Mercer and Sons Button Down collar with S-curve

4. If Your Shirt Collar Is Not Conducive To Being Worn Without A Tie

That’s the case if your collar is too big and would collapse on itself without the stability of the tie or if the shirt collar tips would make their way out on top of the lapel because that’s a very 70’s look that makes it look pretty dated.

Likewise, if you have formal collars with a larger spread, I suggest you go with a tie. At the same time, if you have a button-down collar, for example, they’re more conducive to be worn without a tie.

A definite style don't: a visible undershirt

A definite style don’t: a visible undershirt

5. If Your Undershirt Would Peek Out

Some men love undershirts and that’s fantastic but if your undershirt is really a t-shirt and it peeks out underneath your shirt collar when it’s unbuttoned, it’s simply a no-go and a fashion faux pas.

So you have two options, either you wear a necktie or ascot or you get an undershirt that has a deep cut out so it doesn’t show and that way you can forego the tie.

Matt Letscher as Joe Kennedy and Steve Buscemi as Nucky Thompson in a still from Boardwalk Empire.

Matt Letscher as Joe Kennedy and Steve Buscemi as Nucky Thompson in a still from Boardwalk Empire.

6. When You Have Formal Dress Shirts

What makes dress shirts formal? In a nutshell, if your dress shirt features French cuffs for cufflinks, then it’s formal and should be worn with a tie. If your dress shirt is solid white and has French cuffs, the same is true.

Ralph Lauren Gray Flannel Suit & Blue Winchester Shirt

Ralph Lauren Gray Flannel Suit & Blue Winchester Shirt

7. If You Are Wearing A Winchester Shirt

Last but not least, if you have a Winchester shirt which means you have either a contrasting collar which is usually white or a contrasting collar and shirt cuffs, then that makes it more formal and you should always wear it with a tie.

How often do you go without a tie? What are your favorite tieless outfits?


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The Anatomy of a Suit Jacket: A Comprehensive Vocabulary

Suits come in two basic flavors–single and double breasted–but, beyond that, a suit jacket is one of the most complex tailored items out there, made up of numerous component parts that we may not think about that much. However, each aspect of a suit’s design adds something to how it looks on you. In this article, we’ll review the anatomy of a suit, with an emphasis on the important terminology used to describe its various features.

What is a “Suit”?

Though it may seem obvious, it may be worth mentioning first of all that a suit is comprised of a jacket and pants in matching fabric that forms a set, hence its name in French: complet. As Sven Raphael Schneider has explained elsewhere, the modern English word comes from the French suivre, “to follow,” with the pants following the jacket (or vice versa). When I’ve worn a sport coat and non-matching trousers, I’ve received compliments on my “suit,” which is technically incorrect, though as a gentleman, I accept the compliment without correction. One thing this error does reveal is the primacy of the suit jacket–the pants are mostly an afterthought–and we too will focus our attention on the jacket where most of a suit’s defining features are concentrated.

Raphael Navy DB Suit Fort Belvedere Bow tie, pocket square and boutonniere

Sven Raphael Schneider in a Navy Double-Breasted Suit

When I first started buying suits as a younger man, I thought they were all essentially the same, and in my mind, I was picturing the typical cut of a suit sold in Macy’s—loose fitting yet quite structured, with padded shoulders and a boxy cut. This never really sat well on my body, so I ended up avoiding suits altogether–until I learned to see all the individual elements that go into their design. Just like many working mechanical parts and design features come together to make a Ferrari look and run like a Ferrari and a Toyota look and run like a Toyota, not all suits are alike. I was amazed to see how a change to just one element of a suit’s design can affect its overall look and style.

Lapels

A suit’s lapels are a major factor in shaping the impression of a suit, as they are a prominent design feature right in the center and close to eye level. Lapels can be defined as flaps of fabric on each side of the suit jacket immediately below the collar and folded back. This “folding back” is best captured in the French name revers, also used in Italian, which emphasizes a turning back of the fabric direction.

Of the two lapel possibilities on a suit (excluding the shawl lapels on dinner jackets), the more common is the notch lapel, where the bottom of the collar meets the lapel at an angle that creates a v-shaped notch (called the cran in French tailoring terminology). The Brits see this as a “stepped lapel” while Italians call it “toothed” (a dente); you can picture two teeth on a saw or of a shark. Notched lapels only appear on single-breasted suit jackets.
Green suit with Orange shantung tie

Notch lapel

Peak lapels can appear on single-breasted suits too but are de rigueur with a double-breasted. When I first started looking at suit styles some years ago, I found it difficult to distinguish the peak lapel from the notch lapel in some cases because the peak lapel can also form an opening where it joins the collar. This spot–the meeting point of collar and lapel–is called the gorge. The key distinction is that the peak lapel ends in a point that juts out beyond the collar, which the Italians call a lancia or a punta: spear or point. Peak lapels are more formal than notch lapels and project a greater sense of authority, which is why they often featured on power suits as well as on tuxedos and morning coats. For this reason, wearing peak lapels can be a daring workplace move unless one is already in a position of power.
Gianni Agnelli and his Patek Philippe 1415 HU, or Universal Time

Gianni Agnelli projecting authority in a peak lapel suit.

Whether there is a peak or notch lapel, the angle of the gorge and the shape of its opening have been subject to multiple variations, past and present. A higher gorge lapel with peaks angled upward, for example, can create an added sense of height in the wearer, something achieved by Cifonelli suits. However, as a general rule, the gorge should line up with your shoulder if you took a ruler and laid it horizontally from the there to your arm.
Gorge height

Gorge height often meets your shoulder line.

Another way to think about this is that the gorge should rest on your collarbone. Still, gorge height can vary. Suits from the early to mid 20th century tend to have a lower gorge, and it has begun to migrate upwards in recent years toward the top of the shoulder, so it is sometimes barely visible from the front. The latter appear especially in Italian tailoring, including Sartoria Rossi and Cesare Attolini. A low gorge can be seen as either dated or classic depending on your perspective while a high gorge can be considered either rakish because it creates the impression of a broader chest and greater height, or a mere whim of fashion.

A contemporary Attolini suit with a high gorge; Gary Cooper in the late 1930s wearing a suit with a low gorge

More important for the appearance of a suit jacket than the gorge placement is the lapel width, which can vary from skinny (in the range of 2 1/2 inches) to rather wide (4 inches or more). Lapels at opposite extremes, being either very thin or very wide, are subject to the vagaries of fashion and can make a suit look strange or unbalanced. J.CREW and Bonobos are a couple of American brands that promote slim lapels (and often skinny ties to go with them) while the recent drive for #menswear has pushed wide lapels as a way to be more rakish or to show contemporary sprezzatura style, especially from Italian makers like Orazio Luciano and Sciamat.

A J.CREW Ludlow suit with skinny lapels compared to an Orazio Luciano suit with wide lapels.

As a rule, notch lapels in the area of 3 1/2 inches (or perhaps 8 to 10 cm) look good on most men, as they balance with the average tie width of 3 to 3 1/2 inches. Peak lapels tend to be wider (4+ inches) or, at least look that way. Wider lapels have the effect of amplifying the appearance of the chest at the expense of the shoulders, while narrower lapels promote the impression of wider shoulders by leaving space between the lapel and the arm; if the lapel fills that space, your shoulders can seem more narrow. Above all, though, it is important to make the choice based on your body type: thin men can look more proportioned with narrower lapels, and big and tall men look better with wider lapels. Narrow lapels on a big man make it seem like he’s outgrown his childhood suit while big lapels on a thin man appear like he’s wearing something from dad.
Lapels can be either cut as a fairly straight line from top to bottom or with a curved outer edge. The first creates the impression of a “V” on the chest while the other tends toward a light “U” shape. When present, belly curve is most visible on 3-roll-2 jackets (discussed below) and on double-breasted suits. This convex curve creates what is known as the lapel belly, which can appear more casual or relaxed. On the other hand, straight lapels may project more of a serious and authoritative look.
Lapel belly

A Pini Parma jacket showing the curve of a lapel belly. Notice how the large lapels reduce emphasis on the shoulders.

Lapel belly is sometimes confused with lapel roll, which is a folding or “rolling” at the lower part of the lapel that raises the lapel away from the chest, somewhat like the pages of an open book on a table. A strong lapel roll will create in a hollow under it. Lapel roll is often prized as a sign of bespoke tailoring and also for the rakish elegance it conveys.
Lapel hollow

Hollow formed under the lapel roll

Suit Buttons

Lastly, there is the matter of lapel length, which directly relates to the second aspect of suit anatomy affecting the appearance of a suit: the buttoning point or button stance. A suit’s lapel ends at the point where you button it, so a single-breasted suit with three buttons will have a shorter lapel and a higher buttoning point than one with two buttons. A lower button point elongates the lapels and therefore makes the wearer appear leaner and taller. That’s why men who are very tall often choose three-button suits to counterbalance their height. Contemporary suits generally favor higher buttoning points, which creates a broadening of the chest if you are lean. Those who carry more weight will prefer a lower buttoning point because it has a thinning and elongating effect. A lower top button also pleases traditionalists because it presents more of a “business suit” look.
Buttoning points compared

A low buttoning point on Benedict Cumberbatch’s one-button jacket compared to a higher one on Sven Raphael Schneider’s three-button jacket.

Three-roll-two single-breasted jackets also referred to as having 2.5 buttons, have become quite popular in recent years and are typical of Neapolitan tailoring. In Italian, they are described as “una giacca tre bottoni stirata a due” (a jacket with three buttons pressed to two) because the lapel is gently ironed to incorporate the top button into the fold the lapel. This top third button is never meant to be closed, but the profile of the lapel that results is one that shows an elegant roll.

The author, Dr. Lee, in a three-roll-two glen check with contrast-stitched button gimp.

When we move into the realm of double-breasted suits, things seem considerably more complicated as button possibilities are usually provided in terms of numbers like 6×2, 6×3, 6×1 or 4×2 double-breasted suits. The first number represents the total number of buttons on the front, with the second number indicating how many of those can be fastened. The 6×2 is most common, perhaps followed by the 4×2. Even when there are two functioning buttons, one usually closes only the top one. The more buttons the more formal, with the 6×3 resembling a peacoat or naval uniform and four button versions, often appearing rather laid back. It’s fascinating to see how the different permutations affect the look of the suit; you can make a game of looking at photos of double-breasted suits and labeling their button combinations.

Various double-breasted jackets, also possible as suits: a classic 6×2, a 4×2 and what looks like an 8×2.

Sometimes forgotten are the buttons on the suit sleeves. Usually, there are four, but some summer jackets show three. Kissing buttons, where the sleeve buttons touch one another or overlap slightly, have become particularly popular. Also nowadays, the explosion of interest in refined tailoring has meant that these are more often working buttons on ready-to-wear suit jackets than they used to be. You can open the bottom one or two, either to show off that you have a quality tailored item or to appear rakishly nonchalant, but I don’t find this an important feature to have. In fact, functional sleeve buttons make sleeve length adjustments difficult for your tailor. This feature did have a functional purpose at some point when doctors “back in the day” used to unbutton their suit cuffs, roll up their sleeves and do things like amputate limbs or deliver babies. Thus, it is still sometimes described as having surgeon’s cuffs.
Kissing buttons

Three kissing buttons on a summer jacket

Finally, we include the lapel buttonhole here, as it originally was designed as a way to fasten your collar under your neck as a remedy against bad weather, that is, until the button on the opposite side disappeared from the design. Now, this function is vestigial, but the hole has become the perfect place for a boutonniere flower for a dash of added style. Hand-sewing of the buttonholes, including the one on the lapel, is often a hallmark of a bespoke or otherwise high-quality suit.  The most popular is called the Milanese buttonhole because of its origins among tailors of that city; this involves fine stitching of the gimp–the reinforcing trim threads of the buttonhole–resulting in an added bit of ornamentation.

Milanese buttonhole

Milanese buttonhole on a lapel.

Shoulder Terminology

Much can be done by a tailor with a suit’s shoulders to influence its final appearance. British tailoring traditionally favors a structured shoulder with padding that creates a stronger, masculine look: imagine a pinstripe suit worn by a banker. You will also see this in French power suits and Italian tailoring from Milan and Florence. It is possible to create the illusion of broader shoulders through constructing an extended shoulder, which projects the fabric of the shoulders out a bit further than the arms through the assiduous use of padding.

Structured shoulders on British tailoring

Colin Firth in Kingsman wearing a classic British suit with padded shoulders

Another option, with light padding, is the roped shoulder of Neapolitan style, where the sleevehead (top of the sleeve) is attached to the armhole a bit higher than the shoulder, creating a ridge or “roping” detail. In Italian, the name is spalla con rollino (“shoulder with a little roll”). Roping can also be part of a pagoda shoulder, which is slightly concave due to some padding, which results in an elegant sweep down from the collar and back up at the arm, like the roof of a pagoda. In Italian, such a shoulder is actually termed a spalla insellata (saddle), as it curves like a saddle. This creates a very bold and unique look, which is not for everyone!

The Pagoda shoulder on Jeffery - note the open quarters, straight stripes on the chest and lapel

A suit with pagoda shoulders and roping.

If we go without any padding, we end up with what is termed a soft shoulder or natural shoulder also most typically seen in Neapolitan tailoring. The result is a more relaxed look that Bloomberg has called “risky trend” if you work in a strict business environment but ideal to raise business casual to a new level or for weekend wear. The absence of padding creates a spalla camicia (shirt shoulder), where the arm of the suit jacket lies like a shirt sleeve, which, of course, is also unpadded.

Spalla Camicia vs. Con Rollino

Spalla camicia vs. con rollino shoulder details

All soft Neapolitan shoulders, including those with light padding, can also feature additional shirring of the sleevehead (called a mappina or “little rag”). These are little puckered pleats that show the tailor’s handwork and  are evident in most images of spalla camicia suit jackets.

Pockets

Every suit jacket will have at least two kinds of pockets. One, on the upper right side, is the breast pocket, into which you can (and should) place a pocket square.  Again, the Neapolitan tailors have done something unique here, creating a breast pocket that is curved like a little boat (barchetta) for a unique hit of style.

Jacket pockets formality scale

Jacket pockets formality scale

In terms of the larger pockets, there are three possibilities, and which one you have plays a key part in determining how casual or formal a suit is. First, we have patch pockets, which are sewn onto the outside of the suit as visible patches; these immediately signal a suit is more casual, perhaps a summer linen. These may also appear as a breast pocket, which is really informal on a suit. Flap pockets are hidden beneath the surface of the suit jacket except for a flap of cloth covering them. These are the most common or default suit pocket type. Third, you might encounter jetted pockets, which are also beneath the surface of the jacket but have no covering flap. These can appear on suits, as they are highly formal, but are more common on dinner jackets. When you buy a new suit, your pockets will be basted or sewn shut. As the stitching is hidden, some men keep the pockets closed to avoid deforming or warping the pockets by putting things in them, especially patch pockets.

On some flap pocket suits, you will also find a third, slightly smaller, ticket pocket on the left side above the regular flap pocket. This was originally designed to hold train tickets but can be used for various small items.

Single Breasted Suit With Ticket Pocket

Single Breasted Suit With Ticket Pocket

The Body Panels of a Suit

Given how much is going on related to the shoulders, lapels, buttons and pockets on a suit, it is easy to overlook the body panels themselves, which can also contain variations. A primary consideration is how much fabric there is in the chest area, also known as the drape. A suit jacket with a lot of drape has a fuller cut with more room in the chest. The look differs considerably from the more fitted suits that are in style now but have returned at places like The Armoury and Ring Jacket because suits with drape are seen as more laid back as well as comfortable.

Suit drape

A drape suit from the 20th century and a contemporary Ring Jacket suit with some drape to the chest area. Darts are visible in the right image as well.

Also on the chest, you are likely to have darts–vertical seams running down each side of the panel, usually ending above the side pockets. They’re designed to add some contouring to the shape of the suit jacket and are present in most modern suits unless you have a true American sack suit, which is meant to lie loosely on the torso, like a sack, truly the antithesis of contemporary suiting style.

Waist suppression

Waist suppression and darts visible on this suit jacket (and a ticket pocket to boot).

Moving down the jacket, we have the question of waist suppression. As the name suggests, this is how much the waist area of the suit is tapered in, creating the impression of wider shoulders by slimming the waist. Waist suppression is related to drop, which is a number indicating a difference between the size of your suit jacket and the waist size of your suit pants. For example, if you have a 40 jacket size and a 34 waist size, this is a standard “drop 6” suit. If the suit is cut slimmer, you may see it referred to as a “drop 7” or even “drop 8,” the latter being a 40 jacket and a 32 waist. Even though the number includes consideration of the pants size, the jacket itself in a drop 7 or drop 8 suit will be slimmer than one in a drop 6.

At the very bottom of the suit, we have the quarters, the two flaps of the jacket that meet at the waist button. These can be either open or closed, meaning the flaps can lie nearly straight down (closed quarters) or spread apart in a “flyaway” or “cutaway” fashion (open quarters). The effect of open quarters is to make the lower body look wider, so suits with this feature may be ideal to balance out very broad shoulders. On the other hand, closed quarters maintain emphasis on the shoulder because the hip area stays narrow.

Multipattern Shirt Grey Suit with Rounded Quarters

Open quarters on a suit.

Taken together, the quarters form part of the suit skirt, which comprises all of its lower half. On the back of the skirt there would usually be one or more vertical slits, known as vents. These likely originated to enable a jacket to sit well when riding on horseback. Nowadays, they serve the same purpose of keeping the back of your suit from rumpling wherever you sit, and, for all intents and purposes, you’d want to choose a double vent rather than a single center vent or none at all. Besides keeping your suit looking neater when you sit, a double vent keeps your rear end covered if you put your hands in your suit pockets. What’s more, a single vent is usually a hallmark of a cheap suit because they are less expensive to make. The only time you should have something other than a double vent is when wearing a dinner jacket or tuxedo, which is usually ventless because this creates a sleek, streamlined silhouette. Of course, you can have the same slimming effect if you buy a ventless suit, but you would have to be willing to sacrifice the advantages of having vents.

side vents

Silhouette of double vents on a suit

The Hidden Bones of a Suit

As with human anatomy, some of the anatomy of a suit lies beneath the surface. First, there is the lining, which should be made from cupro, a natural material, rather than polyester. Bemberg is another name you may hear related to lining; it’s just a specific high-quality brand of cupro. The lining adds warmth as well as structure to a suit jacket, helping it hang well on the body, smoothing it out by placing a thin layer between the suit fabric and your shirt. Gents with dandy style may choose linings in colors that contrast that of the suit while adding panache. Since lining does add thickness, summer jackets often contain less lining and are either half lined (top, side panels and sleeves), quarter lined (top and sleeves), or even totally unlined, depending on how much there is on the inside. Usually, regardless of how little overall lining there is, the sleeves of the jacket would remain lined for ease of slipping the jacket on and off.

Contrast Lining Dege Skinner

Contrast Lining Dege Skinner

While you can see the lining of a suit, the canvas is invisible, a layer made of wool and horsehair (for stiffness) that sits between the suit fabric and the lining. The purpose of the canvas is to help the suit hang optimally and conform it more to your form. In fact, you’ll often hear it said that canvas actually improves the look of a suit over time as the heat of your body shapes it to fit. The canvas is stitched loosely in between layers so that it moves with you.

Suit canvas

Exposed canvassing on suits

Similar to the lining, you can have a suit that is fully canvassed or half canvassed. The former covers both front panels of the suit and the lapels. A half canvas covers just the upper chest and lapels; it doesn’t extend down to the quarters. The tailoring work involved with canvassing is intensive and costly, so full canvas will be more expensive. Cheaper suits will have only a fused interlining that is glued in between the suit fabric and lining, which has a tendency to warp and bubble over time due to delamination (unsticking of the glue). Thus, it is crucial to invest in a suit that is at least half-canvassed and avoid fusing.

Bubbling of a fused interlining due to delamination.

Conclusion

Once you have knowledge of what makes up a suit and the vocabulary to describe these features, you can choose a suit that suits you—especially in terms of your age and body type. It takes some time to see the elements when you begin the process of wearing tailored clothes, but learning about them is the first step to looking and feeling your best in a suit. It is important to observe that the various choices in the design of a suit not only determine its anatomy but help to enhance yours as well.


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Alec Baldwin wants Melania Trump to join him on ‘Saturday Night Live’ after jacket debacle

Alec Baldwin knows what Melania Trump needs: a different version of her husband..

The funnyman, who plays the commander-in-chief on “Saturday Night Live,” extended an offer to the First Lady to join him on the show.

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Melania Trump’s decision to wear that jacket to visit shelters and facilities for immigrant children at the U.S. border was not lost on late show hosts.

In fact, the subject of the First Lady’s tone deaf fashion choice — a Zara jacket emblazoned with the words “I really don’t care, do u?” — on Thursday was almost too easy for them.

Trevor Noah, who’s had just about enough of this shit, cut straight to the chase.

“It looks like when Melania was in the hospital, she had her last fuck removed,” he said on The Daily Show Thursday night. Read more…

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Melania Trump Wears Jacket Saying ‘I Really Don’t Care’ During Child Detention Center Trip

First Lady Melania Trump visited a Texas detention center Thursday to check in on immigrant children who have been separated from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border.

After the White House announced its “zero-tolerance” policy in April, over 2,000 children have been separated from their parents. Trump decided to make the trip a day after the president signed an executive order to stop the separation of families, but it’s not her timing people are questioning–it’s her fashion choice.

When boarding the plane in Maryland, Trump was spotted wearing a khaki green jacket with the words “I really don’t care, do you?” scrawled in white graffiti-style writing on the back. Trump removed the jacket before deplaning, but the internet had already latched onto this paradoxical clothing choice, some finding it hard to believe.

Others compared the event to the 2014 incident when then-President Barack Obama was bashed for wearing a tan suit, or the time in 2009 when conservatives criticized Michelle Obama for wearing a dress than exposed her bare arms.

“It’s a jacket. There was no hidden message,” said Melania Trump’s publicist, insisting reporters instead focus on the First Lady’s detention center visit.

Trump toured the facilities of the Upbring New Hope Children’s Center in McAllen, Tex. and participated in a roundtable discussion with staff members. She inquired about the children’s physical and mental care. When she asked how often children are allowed to speak to their families, she was told children with verified families get a 10-minute phone conversation twice a week.

“We all know they are here without their families and I want to thank you for your hard work, your compassion, and your kindness you are giving to them in these difficult times,” Trump told the staff members.

This visit was an attempt to lend support to those caring for the immigrant children, although Trump did not make a public statement about the plight of separated families until this past Sunday. While the visit shows Trump is making an effort to be involved with the care of the children, her jacket choice sent a confusing message.

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The Most Practical Impractical Jacket: The Denim Jacket

On balance, denim sort of sucks, especially for outerwear. It’s stiff when new and wears out reliably, ripping at stress points and busting at the seams. It’s neither particularly warm in the cold nor comfortable in hot weather. It doesn’t seem to give when you want it to, but all of a sudden is too stretched out to wear. 

And yet. Denim jackets are second only to leather jackets (motorcycle and bomber jackets, in that order) in their particularly American toughness. All the obvious good things about denim apply to jackets: its particular shade of indigo, its forming to your body with wear, the outlaw history, the fades. And a jacket’s crotch will never blow out at an inopportune time. 

I’m talking about the classic, western style, short denim jacket, versus chore coat or french work coat styles. Tapering in width from the chest to the waist, the cut is flattering on most men, and can be worn slim or slightly oversized. If you’re thinking of picking one up for the in-between times of year, those perfect days where you can wear a jacket but don’t necessarily have to, you’ll need to make some decisions.

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Martin Sheen acrobatically dons his Levis type 2 in Badlands.

Denim Jacket Styles

Levis Type 1: The OG denim company also made the great grandfather of the modern denim jacket; the type 1 was officially introduced in 1905. The original had a yoke across the chest, a shirt style collar, single front pocket, stitched-down pleats (that can be released for more room), and a buckle back to cinch the fit. The fit is a little boxy compared to later versions. 

Levis Type 2: A relatively short-lived model, introduced in 1953 and superseded in 1962, but interesting in its own right. Added a pocket, removed the buckle back.

Levis Type 3: The basic unit of denim jacket–trim, tapered, with pointed pocket flaps, contrast stitching, and, later, hand pockets. The cut and details have varied a lot since its introduction, but the basic style has stayed much the same. Heddels has a great guide on how to date vintage Levis denim jackets. Vibewise, I get more of a workwear/old prospector feel from type 1s and 2s, and more cowboy/rebel style from type 3s.

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L to R: Type 1, type 2, type 3.

Lee 101/Riders Jacket: Lee’s version, introduced in the 1940s, seems to have influenced the type 3, as it had higher pockets and more decorative stitching, both of which showed up in Levis Type 3. Lee jackets, at least prior to some design changes in the 1980s, are quite short, even for denim jackets. They have distinctive zig zag stitching on the placket, and slanted, high chest pockets.

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Reproduction Versions: Levis Vintage Clothing almost always has some version of its denim jackets available, relatively faithful to vintage originals, but in fresh denim (or distressed, sometimes absurdly). Lee, likewise, often has a reproduction available. The usual repro  suspects, like Real McCoys, reliably offer detail-obsessed versions. 

Designer Versions: As jeans went from rebel style to everyday everyone style in the second half of the 20th century, designers making ready-to-wear outside the workwear setting began using the style in their work, and jackets quickly followed. In the 90s and 2000s, in particular, men’s designers like Helmut Lang, Hedi Slimane, and Rick Owens reinterpreted the denim jacket and made it a luxury item.  Lang’s are known for their clean, Levis-influenced design, Slimane’s, like his jeans, were long and lean, and Owens added higher collars and leather sleeves. It’s common to find some take on the jacket in many modern brand offerings, from J. Crew to Our Legacy to Robert Geller.

Coming tomorrow–more on how to pair your denim jacket. 

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The 5 Must-Have Jacket Styles for Spring

The start of spring means storing away your heavy coats, chunky scarves, and combat boots. Breezy blouses and dresses will become your go-to pieces in a few weeks, but with the cold weather still present, a lightweight jacket is essential. With the official start of spring quickly approaching, it’s time to start thinking about ways to transition your wardrobe.

Since it’s still not quite warm enough to justify tees and tank dresses, we’re breaking down five key jacket styles that work for in-between weather. (You know the kind: not hot but not freezing either.) Below, you’ll find five spring jacket trends to wear in the coming months—all of which are just as cool as they are practical.

You simply can’t go wrong with a perfectly fitted denim jacket. It’s incredibly versatile, plays well with other closet staples, and never goes out of style.
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Face those spring showers in style. A rain jacket is a must-have for those unexpected rainy days.
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We’ve had our eye on this figure-flaunting jacket since the beginning of 2018. We’re looking forward to wearing it all throughout spring.
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Available in sizes S to XL. Now that you’ve found your new spring jacket, get out there and enjoy the sunny, fresh weather. This post was originally posted at an earlier date and has since been updated by Aemilia Madden.

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F.C.Real Bristol Reveals Reversible Souvenir Jacket Capsule

After ending 2017 with a WTAPS collaboration, fictional Japanese football team F.C.Real Bristol has returned with the first drop from its 2018 spring/summer collection. As with all F.C.R.B. releases, the new pack is filled with soccer-inspired athletic pieces, although the stand-out is undoubtedly the capsule of bold reversible souvenir jackets.

Each of the souvenir jackets initially looks like a standard track jacket, coming in black or navy with SOPH. and F.C.Real Bristol branding. When reversed, the jacket becomes a varsity jacket with contrasting sleeves and a large, colorful embroidered motif on the back. The collection features other strong outerwear including color blocked warm up jackets and star-patterned practice jackets. Other pieces include blouson collar jackets, long coach jackets, track pants and shorts. Take a look through the whole capsule above, with all of the pieces set to drop via the SOPH. web store on February 26.

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The Pretty Denim Jacket I Can’t Stop Thinking About

I’ll be the first to admit that I’m a bit of a denim jacket fiend (I have proof), so it’s not that I need another one in my life, but I recently came across a denim jacket that’s so pretty I might have to add a seventh to my closet (I promise you I wear all of them).

The jacket in question is a sherpa-lined Levi’s one via Aritzia, and instead of the usual cream-colored lining, it features a pale pink variation that looks lovely with the light-wash denim. The pretty jacket is the Ex-BF Sherpa Trucker style, which has an oversize fit that’s perfect for winter as it’s roomy enough to fit a sweater underneath.

The beauty of a sherpa-lined denim jacket is that even though denim isn’t the warmest of fabrics, the cozy inside provides enough insulation to wear on those especially frigid days when you’re not in the mood for a bulky puffer or wool coat. Oh, and it’s less than $ 200—and worth every pretty penny.

Below, shop the pretty denim jacket that this editor can’t stop thinking about.

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The Armpit-Hole Jacket Whitney Can’t Stop Thinking About

I’ve never been a huge fan of quilted jackets. Even though I know that their warmth potential is higher than a lot of the jackets I tend to choose — which are usually made of materials like denim or leather — there’s just something about puffy outerwear that has turned me off …

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Fashionista’s Pop Culture Style Icons: Maura Will Never, Ever Be Over Sloane Peterson’s White Jacket

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Life jacket find in Denmark submarine case unlikely related

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Police in Denmark say that Swedish volunteers looking for leads in the search for a missing Swedish woman who was on an amateur-built submarine the night before it sank off Copenhagen have found “parts of a life jacket” but say it’s probably not related to the case.
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Alyssa Wants to Enter Hypebeast Territory With This Off-White Denim Jacket

There are two sartorial staples that I am invariably and decisively drawn to: denim and stripes. Yes, this makes for a rather “statement piece-free” wardrobe — although I do tend to take more risks with colorful belts, bags and shoes these days — but not only are these items timeless, they also …

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And the groom wore green: PGA star Sergio Garcia qears Masters jacket at wedding

Forget about the “something blue” Sergio Garcia was all about the green at his wedding.

The Spanish golfer clinched his first Masters title in April, winning the tournament’s iconic green jacket. Although he donned a traditional black suit for his wedding ceremony to Angela Akins, Garcia changed into the prize piece of clothing for his reception.

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World’s first 3D printed jacket costs $1,500

Fashion is all about pushing boundaries. No one knows that better than Danit Peleg, a fashion-forward designer based in Tel-Aviv, Israel, who is blurring the borders between fashion and technology with a 3D-printed bomber jacket. On her website, Peleg states her vision for “a world where anyone will be able to buy files and print…
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This Is the Perfect Going Out Jacket for Spring

New NYC-based brand Vacation just launched its leather jacket.

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Why This Video Of A Boy Zipping A Jacket Is So Powerful

A seemingly simple video is offering an important message about autism.

On March 8, mom and blogger Mandy Farmer posted a video of her 6-year-old son zipping his jacket on Facebook. In the caption, she opened up about the significance of this small task for her family.

“You know how we say autism families don’t take things for granted? This is what we mean,” Farmer wrote. 

The mom said her son’s fine motor skills lag behind those of other kids his age. He can’t write or draw a square and struggles with self-care tasks like opening packages, getting dressed and feeding himself with utensils.  

“People have no idea how hard our kids have to work to be able to accomplish these tasks consistently,” Farmer wrote. “There are so many therapies that can help, but so many do not have access to those therapies. He has been doing this program for about a month and is now zipping independently, but I want you to be mindful of how much effort it still takes.”

The mom concluded her post by noting that this type of milestone is the result of giving kids with special needs the opportunity to reach a higher potential. 

“The policy makers, school districts and insurance companies that refuse to invest in these therapies now are keeping these amazing individuals from becoming the most independent version of themselves,” she wrote. “It is so exciting to see him meet these milestones, even if they’re met on a different timeline than that of his peers.”

The video reached over 100,000 views on Facebook. The popular Love What Matters page also shared the post, giving it another 220,000 views. 

Farmer told The Huffington Post that it has been wonderful to see the overwhelming response to the video. The mom hopes it puts things into perspective for people to see how hard her son works to accomplish tasks that most people take for granted. 

While some people see him and think he’s doing pretty well for someone his age with autism, onlookers don’t always realize the countless hours of therapy it took to get him to that point.

“We can tell people that it’s still hard for him to use a spoon at 6 years old and that he still can’t use a fork. We can tell people he still can’t dress himself independently or snap his pants,” she explained. “But I think watching this video clip of how much effort, determination and perseverance he puts in to zip a zipper says it better than I ever could.”

Farmer is also happy that her video can help raise awareness about individuals on the spectrum. “I hope legislators will see this and realize when they slash education funds, early intervention funds and Medicaid funds, these are the people they are hurting ― people who have all of the potential in the world if they are given the right tools to reach that potential,” she said.

“I hope insurance companies see this and realize that when they deny an autistic child or child with dyspraxia or cerebral palsy therapy, this is the progress they are impeding,” she continued. “I hope therapists and special educators will see it and be proud that they make such a difference in autistic individuals’ lives. And I hope others with children with special needs will be encouraged and know that milestones will come in their own time and with hard work the impossible is possible.”

Follow the mom’s Facebook page, “From Motherhood by Mandy Farmer,” to learn more about the reality of raising a child with autism. 

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Arcteryx Gamma MX Hoody Jacket – Men’s

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“Thanks to understated looks and unmatched versatility, the Arc’teryx Gamma MX Hoody remains a perennial best-seller. Suitable for almost any high-output alpine pursuit from touring to ice climbing, the Gamma MX brings exceptional mobility and comfort in a highly wind-resistant, durable package. DWR-finished softshell face fabric repels light rain and snow, yet is breathable enough to use as a midlayer under a shell in cold and wet conditions. On the inside, a lightweight fleece backer gives this men’s softshell jacket warmth and softness to match your favorite sweatshirt. Best of all, its trim, athletic fit and not-too-technical styling makes the Arc’teryx Gamma MX Hoody Jacket just as appropriate for going for beers at the P-Dog as it is for the summit of the skin track. Mid-weight, fleece-backed Fortius stretch softshell fabric with DWR water-repellent finish Helmet-compatible Storm Hood Zip hand pockets, dual chest pockets, and a single laminated sleeve pocket Athletic fit with underarm gussets and extended torso for overhead-reaching activities .”””
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19 Fly-As-Hell Brides Who Rocked A Leather Jacket With A Wedding Dress

Some brides want to dress like a pretty princess on their wedding day. Others opt for something a little more rock ‘n’ roll.

Below you’ll find 19 stylish brides who played with contrast by pairing an edgy leather (or faux leather!) jacket with an elegant wedding dress, and looked straight-up stunning doing so.

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Columbia Womens Plus Size Benton Springs Fleece Jacket

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Columbia Womens Plus Size Benton Springs Fleece JacketWith an active, slim cut, this jacket is an essential classic. The soft, cozy fleece provides instant insulation that is ideal for layering when the temperatures begin to drop. Worn alone, it will become the one item you take with you wherever you go. It includes a modern classic fit, a mock neck, zip front, zippered hand pockets, and elastic cuffs. Made of 100% polyester MTR filament fleece 250g, it is machine washable. Available in charcoal grey and black. 100% polyester MTR filament fleece 250g Modern classic fit Zippered hand pockets Mock neck Active, slim cut Zip front Elastic cuffs Warm, cozy Perfect for layering Charcoal grey, black Machine wash Style # WW6439
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Patagonia Fitzroy Trout Nano Puff Jacket – Men’s

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Take our classic Nano Puff Pullover, add a full-length zipper for greater all-around ease and, presto, you have the versatile Nano Puff Jacket. Wear it as a sleek micro-belay parka on chilly rock routes or as an insulated jacket during wintertime squalls. The wind-blocking, 100% recycled polyester shell sheds moisture and glides effortlessly in your layering system. Low-bulk, hydrophobic, highly compressible PrimaLoft Gold insulation (60-g) traps heat with remarkable efficiency, even when wet. The jacket has a sculpted fit, with narrow horizontal quilting on the shaped side panels, and the soft, wicking interior storm flap and zipper garage add chin comfort. Its internal zippered chest pocket doubles as a self-stuffsack with a carabiner clip-in loop. It also has two zippered handwarmer pockets, elasticized cuffs and a dual-adjust drawcord hem to seal out wind and seal in warmth. …
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Dolfin Swimwear AquaShape Zip Series Warm Up Jacket – Women’s Size XXL Color Navy

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The Zip Front Swim Jacket provides a lightweight layer of warmth and coverage for your water activities. Made from 100% Reliance Polyester, this jacket is chlorine resistant and offers 50+ UV protection. Zipper makes for easy on and off, and locks in place with a cover during physical activity. 100% Reliance Polyester 50+ UV Protection Unlined Easy on and off Size XXL Color Navy
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Speedo Sonic Warm-Up Jacket – Men’s Size XL Color Navy

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Constructed of super-soft fabric for kicked-back comfort. Think of them as your reward after a great workout. Mesh panels provide cool ventilation. Made of soft poly knit with brushed inner fleece. Cool media pocket holds your Aquabeat. Cord loop located inside for hassle-free headphone cord management. Side zip pockets located on the outside. Fabric : 100% Polyester. Size XL Color Navy
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StreetModa.com – Urban Republic Juniors Hooded Toggle Wool Coat Winter Jacket Now Only $27.99 + Free Shipping from StreetModa.com! Use Promo Code: ‘TOGGLE’. Valid: 12/28/16-1/3/17.

Urban Republic Juniors Hooded Toggle Wool Coat Winter Jacket Now Only $ 27.99 + Free Shipping from StreetModa.com! Use Promo Code: ‘TOGGLE’. Valid: 12/28/16-1/3/17.
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Seattle Seahawks JH Design Leather Jacket – Navy

Seattle Seahawks JH Design Leather Jacket – Navy


There’s no better way to prove you’re a die-hard Seattle Seahawks fan than with this awesome Leather jacket! Fresh Seattle Seahawks graphics take this piece of outerwear to a whole new level. Rock this JH Design look to every game and you’ll be the best looking fan in the stands!
List Price: $ 699.99
Price: $ 559.99

Seattle Seahawks JH Design Leather Jacket – Navy

Seattle Seahawks JH Design Leather Jacket – Navy


There’s no better way to prove you’re a die-hard Seattle Seahawks fan than with this awesome Leather jacket! Fresh Seattle Seahawks graphics take this piece of outerwear to a whole new level. Rock this JH Design look to every game and you’ll be the best looking fan in the stands!
List Price: $ 699.99
Price: $ 559.99

Nike Overtime Warm Up Jacket – Men’s Size S Color Royal/White

Nike Overtime Warm Up Jacket – Men’s Size S Color Royal/White

Be ready to take on the competition in the Nike Overtime Jacket, featuring contrast insets, full front zipper, and two side pockets. Knit long sleeve full-zip jacket Contrast insets at collar, shoulder, and front/back sleeves Front zipper has protective guard at neck Side pockets with Nike+ enabled pocket Swoosh design trademark on right chest Fabric : 100% polyester Size S Color Royal/White
List Price: $ 49.95
Price: $ 49.95