The New Vintage: Utility Jackets Re-Enter the Stage

The New Vintage: Utility Jackets Re-Enter the Stage

A WEEKLY LOOK AT HOW VINTAGE FASHION INFLUENCES TODAY’S TRENDS

by #teamEBONY,

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The early 1990s offered up classic street gear: think crisp Timberland boots, Champion hoodies and of course… the military jacket. Originally designed for soldiers in World War II, this lightweight and versatile silhouette became a hip-hop staple. From Biggie to Nas (and now Kanye West), this often belted or drawstringed topper is forever fresh.

Click through the slide show to find this retro style for less.

Victoria Dieudonne

 
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