Cordycords made from baby or fine cord are suitable for all seasons. For the winter there are extra thick corduroy jackets, which are often equipped with a fluffy lining. Elegant corduroy jackets are available for men and women.
Classification of the corduroy jackets category
Cord jackets have their place in sporty casual wear, but also in festive evening wear.
The material cord – often called – has a velvety surface that is created by cross-linked longitudinal ribs. These are different in height and width depending on the fabric. One distinguishes
- the light, fine “baby cord” with very narrow and flat ribs
- “Fine cord” (which is a bit coarser in structure) and
- “Breitcord”, which has a solid material quality due to the very wide and high ribs.
Sometimes new cable products with a certain wear effect appear on heavily used parts such as knees and elbows – this type of “used” look is known as “antique cord”.
Corduroy jackets are popular with women and men because of their soft wearing quality and their cozy appearance. they exist
Material mix: possible combinations
Corduroy textiles were so popular in the 1960s and 1970s that even men wanted to be wrapped in whole Cordura suits from head to toe. Breitcord likes to come along today
combined. The finely shimmering baby cord, with which the material is mixed, is predominantly used for evening wear
its charm unfolds perfectly.
To avoid unwanted, premature wear, corduroy jackets should be treated as gently as possible, ideally with professional cleaning. However, if sooner or later the first bare spots appear, this only proves how much the piece has been worn and in no way diminishes the attractiveness and appearance of a corduroy jacket.