Quick fashion history lesson: The MA-1 bomber jacket or flight jacket refers to a cover-up originally created for military pilots. These were usually made of heavyweight nylon featuring banded cuffs and a single zip front closure.
Over the last few decades, this utilitarian jacket has been reinvented in many ways. Recently, they’ve made their way into womenswear, making quite the statement in the runway collections and on the streets. There are many iterations of them in luxurious fabrics and feminine patterns Ã¢â‚¬â€think soft silk, intricate embroidery, zip-ups with a metallic sheenÃ¢â‚¬â€so much so that you’ll be hard pressed to find something that you don’t fancy.
Practicality is having a major moment in fashion right now, so when you have something that is equal parts form and function, it will definitely take off. Trust us, this jacket is guaranteed to impress all your co-workers while keeping you warm at the same time!
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