Different Types of Men’s Wear
Lecturer, Dept. of Fashion Design
KCC Women’s College (Affiliated by Khulna University)
Men’s wear has also changed as a result of changes in their interest and more casual life-styles, traditionally men learned to look for quality, fit and durability. There are different categories of dress code for men are available as there are for women. I have also published article on fashionable women’s wear.
Tailored clothing are includes suits, top coats, sport coats and separate trousers for business and evening wear. Tailored clothing required lengthy, time consuming, costly production and retailer need to inventory many sizes.
Work clothes such as overall, work shirt and pants required by labors. In case of work clothes safety requirement keep very important role.
Sports wear include sport jackets, knit or woven related separates, sweat wear and casual trousers that make the demand for casual wear, Sportswear or active wear is clothing, including footwear, worn for sport or physical exercise. Sport specific clothing is worn for most sports and physical exercise, for practical comfort or safety reasons.
Typical sport-specific garments include shorts, tracksuits, T-shirts, tennis shirts and polo shirts-Specialized garments include wet suits (for swimming, diving or surfing) and salopettes (for skiing) and leotards (for gymnastics), Sports footwear includes trainers, It also includes some underwear, such as the jockstrap and sports bra. Sportswear is also at times worn as casual fashion clothing. For most sports the athletes wear a combination of different items of clothing, e.g. sport shoes/ pants and shirts. In some sports, protective gear may be requiring to be worn, such as helmets or American football body armour.