Sweatshirt jackets are usually thin, lightweight, and comfortable tops for women and men. Ideal for wearing on cold summer nights, for sports or at home.
Classification of the sweatshirt jackets category
A sweatshirt is the name of a top that is on average comparable to a sweater.
Since it is often worn as a jacket replacement, a sweatshirt jacket like this pulled over the actual outerwear
- long sleeve
- elastic cuffs on the sleeves and on the lower edge and
- is partially equipped with a hood, belt pouch or collar with zip.
The cuffs allow the sleeves to slide up without slipping and the shirt can be casually tucked at the waist.
Originally a sports accessory
Originally, sweatshirt jackets were used as sportswear, especially in outdoor sports. At the beginning of the 80s it was part of the jogging suit, now it is often worn as the only item of everyday clothing and has found its way into female and male wardrobes. Especially in the hip-hop scene, among skaters and in autonomous groups, sweatshirts have already become a kind of “basic equipment”.
Possible combinations and materials
In any case, sweatshirt jackets give the wearer a sporty look and therefore go perfectly together
- Casual pants and
- sporty footwear.
The material used is breathable, not too thin cotton fabrics that are sometimes roughened on the inside to create a cozy feeling. The smooth surface is perfect for motif prints and applications, lettering and labels. and especially the younger generation of wearers is enthusiastic about eye-catching logos.
Sweatshirts are therefore ideal as fan items for music bands, sports and other clubs. For creative people, there are even shirts for self-printing or painting, which thanks to a special impregnation can withstand a series of washes without damage.