The jacket evolved from medieval men's short jackets made of Jack's coarse cloth.
Jack, 15th century, has a bulging sleeve, but this sleeve is a decoration, the arm does not go through it, pull on the clothes.
By 16th century, the man's next dress was longer than Jack, tied up with straps, forming a tuck around the body, and entering the 20th century, the man's jacket was opened from the bottom of the stomach, with a decorative clasp on the cuff and a hem with a button fastened to the upper part of the hip. Women's jackets, like the hunting of women riding in the 18th century, became a fitted jacket, and, after a variety of changes, had been developed to cover almost all the peoples of the world. However, as has been documented historically, women have really begun to wear a large number of jackets, entering the 20th century. The jacket is the transliteration of English jacket, it is the general name of the short coat which both men and women can wear.
Jacket is one of the most common clothing in modern life, because of its lightweight, lively, vibrant, so for the vast number of young men and women love. Since the formation of jackets, style evolution can be said to be a mix of different times, different political, economic environment, different occasions, people, age, occupation and so on, the shape of the jacket has a great impact. In the history of world costume, the jacket has developed into a very large family.