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jackets [2]click to hear

Sleeved garments that are open at the front and fall to the hips; they are worn over a shirt, vest, sweater, etc. The top part of a suit is called a suit jacket.
jackets [2] single-breasted jacket flap pocket pocket handkerchief notch front lapel lining center back vent back sleeve

single-breasted jacket click to hear

Jacket that is neither close-fitting nor flared.

flap pocket click to hear

Pocket cut into the garment with a flap that can be tucked inside the pocket or worn outside.

pocket handkerchief click to hear

Small delicate handkerchief that adorns the upper pocket of a jacket.

notch click to hear

Angle formed where the collar and the lapel meet.

front click to hear

Part of the jacket covering the front of the torso.

lapel click to hear

Part of a garment turned down over the chest, extending the collar.

lining click to hear

Soft fabric cut from the same pattern as the garment inside which it is sewn; it gives body to the garment, embellishes it, hides its seams and makes it warmer.

center back vent click to hear

Vertical opening with overlapping edges at the bottom of a jacket; it extends the center seam at the back, giving the jacket fullness.

back click to hear

Part of the jacket covering the back of the torso.

sleeve click to hear

Part of the garment covering the arm; it can be of various shapes and lengths.