SPEND: Now Is the Perfect Time to Buy a Bomber Jacket
The bomber jacket, that iconic style popularized by James Dean, Marlon Brando, and Top Gun-era Tom Cruise, has been around since the early 20th century, when it was worn as a protective layer for fighter pilots who had to endure frigid open cockpits. In the 50's, leather gave way to nylon, and the jacket got thinner, lighter, and included a a bright lining, visible from the sky, in case a pilot needed to be rescued on the ground.
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