Monday, August 1, 2016

Reasons you want a Souvenir Jacket for fall

Today's ManCrushMonday Readables featured a piece by Style Girlfriend on how to styling a souvenir jacket. A Souvenir Jacket is a post WWI jacket actually relics of post war time with Japan created for American GI's. Soldiers stationed in Japan would purchase these brightly colored and impeccably embroidered jackets as, well, souvenirs.

These well loved cult classics, like most classic fashion pieces, have evolved over the century.  The timeless cool of these jackets definitely keeps them reappearing, the latest appearances on the menswear runways and across the backs of celebrities like Kanye West, Jared Leto, Wiz Khalifa, and Drake.

Whether you choose to search for the real deal, World War I jackets or you snag a modern interpretation, you won't regret grabbing the latest jacket trend for this coming fall. 

Here are some cool ways to style your souvenir jacket:

How do you style your Souvenir Jacket? Comment below!