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Bomber Jacket on a tall, slim guy.

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by Purpletiesto, Feb 24, 2013.

  1. Purpletiesto

    Purpletiesto Well-Known Member

    Sep 14, 2012
    Hey everyone- I'm about to purchase my first bomber jacket. I'm 190cm, 75kg. My girlfriend says I'll look funny because I'm quite tall and slim. What do you guys think about the fit of a bomber jacket on this type of frame?

    I like the G-1 personally. http://www.cockpitusa.com/store/images/PAOHIDLKHHGGADDI.jpg
    Last edited: Feb 24, 2013
  2. mensimageconsultant

    mensimageconsultant Well-Known Member

    Mar 15, 2006
    It might look odd. It depends on shoulder width, leg length and slimness, etc. 75 kg isn't skinny enough to assume it would look lousy with most pants (less color contrast with the jacket likely would help).
    Last edited: Feb 26, 2013
  3. Gauss17

    Gauss17 Well-Known Member

    Nov 3, 2010
    There is a chance that a super boxy one will not look the best on you. However, if you find a moderately slim cut one, I think it looks fine. See this gallery:


    Most of these guys are skinny fellows and do not look odd.

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