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WHAT IS A VARSITY JACKET?
The collegiate look is back and better than ever! When you want to stand out, nothing better than investing in an all-weather statement piece like a plain varsity jacket with leather sleeves. Having the appropriate jacket may make you look stylish no matter where you go, whether you're going out with your friends or on a vacation. Varsity jackets are no longer just for school athletes, they have taken over the fashion world. For high school and college athletes, the letterman jacket was once considered the ultimate status symbol. Fast forward to now it has become one of the most popular fashion trends. This Traditional style had a collarless, wool, and button-through body with leather sleeves, and two or more contrasting colors. Finally, it is time to update your wardrobe.
HISTORY OF VARSITY JACKET:
The origins of the famed varsity jacket may be traced all the way back to Harvard University in 1865. The Harvard baseball team was the first given group of students to wear enormous old English "H" patches on their uniforms at the time.
WHAT ARE VARSITY JACKETS MADE OF?
Plain varsity jackets with leather sleeves will be more durable and sturdier if they are made of wool. During the cold winter months, these can also be used as a warmer. Wool also has a high moisture resistance.
GENUINE COWHIDE LEATHER:
Genuine cowhide is the most popular leather for varsity jackets, not only because of its widespread availability and affordable cost, but also because of its toughness, durability, and water and dirt resistance.
Satin varsity jackets and hoodies look fantastic. Satin fabric comes in all of the athletes' colors, making it ideal for team sports.
WHAT TO WEAR WITH THE VARSITY JACKET?
When it comes to street style, a varsity-type jacket and a pair of black jeans are fantastic. To dress up this appearance, wear black and white lace-up shoes. To add an extra edge, use a silver chain and cap. A pair of brown suede desert boots with a plain varsity jacket can boost a casual outfit.
If you want to keep things simple, combine this plain varsity jacket with a plain white crop top. This jacket would look even great with colored tops. This look would be completed with a pair of blue jeans. When you wear this jacket to a party, you'll be the centre of attention. You can also wear your varsity jacket with flare pants. For a casual look pair it with a skirt.
WHEN TO WEAR A VARSITY JACKET?
A varsity jacket can be worn for any occasion; in fact, they look nice enough to wear every day. You don't need a special occasion to wear a varsity jacket; all you need is the right attitude and know-how to style it.
Here at Distressed Jackets, we have a wide variety of distressed brown leather jackets for men and our jackets are made of genuine leather.