The 30 Greatest Men's Style Innovations

The Perfecto Jacket

Who Invented It: Irving Schott
Year Introduced: 1928

Irving Schott introduced this iconic motorcycle jacket to the world, but named it after his favorite cigar. The reason? He didn't think his Jewish family name would sell the garments. Ironic then, that Schott has since become the standard for all other moto jackets.

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