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jackets [3]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 [3] vest welt pocket front lining adjustable waist tab seam welt V-neck

vest click to hear

Short garment worn over a shirt and under a jacket; it is sleeveless, buttons up the front and has a deep V-neck. The back is made out of lining material.

welt pocket click to hear

Pocket where the opening is a slit cut into the garment, edged with a welt.

front click to hear

Part of the vest that covers the torso.

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.

adjustable waist tab click to hear

Tape used to tighten a garment around the waist by means of a buckle sewn onto the garment or onto another tab.

seam click to hear

Decorative set of stitches joining two pieces of a garment, giving it a distinctive line.

welt click to hear

Narrow strip of material that is attached to the garment on three sides and decorates the pocket opening.

V-neck click to hear

Plunging part of the garment encircling the neck and forming a V over the chest.