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About Harrington Jackets

A classic style with roots in several interesting 20th century subcultures, there are a lot of modern applications for the Harrington jacket. Popular with mods and skinheads in the UK during the 1960s, this distinct fashion icon moved across the Atlantic into American fashion in the ensuing decades. One of the most significant events in the history of this cropped, lightweight jacket is when none other than the King of Rock and Roll, Elvis Presley, wore the popular G9 Baracuta Harrington jacket in the 1958 movie, "King Creole." Other notable features of this waist-length jacket is its distinctive check-patterned or Fraser tartan lining and fitted sleeves. There are several outer shell fabrics commonly used for the Harrington jacket, including suede, polyester, cotton, and wool, and they come in a variety of colors from light tan to dark blue and black. By shopping on eBay, it is easy to explore these different styles while also saving time and money by searching through preowned or vintage Harrington jackets. From the classic styles of Elvis to the streets of the 21st century, the Harrington is there for men who want a cool cover with class and clear style.

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