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Should you size up a bomber jacket?

Should you size up a bomber jacket?

“Don’t go for something too tight, size up if you have to – but make sure you have enough room in the arms so that they don’t fit too tightly. You should be able to zip it all the way up and still have room for a light jumper underneath without the seam pulling or making you look like the Michelin man.”

What size should my bomber jacket be?

How should a bomber jacket fit? Bomber jackets should always rest loosely on your hip – unless you’ve opted for a slightly cropped style. The clingy cuffs shouldn’t go past or above your wrists – no matter the fit. The cuffs should be relatively tight, so if it hangs over your hand loosely, try a smaller size.

How do you measure yourself for a bomber jacket?

Measure the length by placing a ruler or measuring tape where the collar meets the body of shirt….Bomber Jacket (Unisex)

  1. Get your favorite hoodie or jacket.
  2. Lay flat on the ground.
  3. Measure the chest by placing ruler or measuring tape 1″ (2.5cm) below armpit seem.
  4. Measure straight across to opposite side.

Who owns Alpha Industries?

Samuel Gelber
Alpha Industries

Type Private
Founder Samuel Gelber
Headquarters Chantilly, Virginia , U.S.
Key people Michael Cirker, CEO Philip Kihlagard Bogdan Colakovíc
Products Jackets, vests, pants, and casual apparel

How do I know if my jacket is too small?

Stand in front of a mirror and look for signs that the fit isn’t right. If the sleeves don’t cover your wrists and the bottom of the coat rides up — like the image on the left — the coat is too small.

How far down should a bomber jacket be?

Anywhere from your wrist to ½ an inch over your thumb joint is appropriate. Waist: The waist should extend slightly below your belt just enough to cover it up and keep the cold wind out.

Can I wash Alpha Industries jacket?

We recommend that you care for jacket with a damp wash cloth or locating a dry cleaner that specializes in leather.

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