The hoodie looks like a sweatshirt, except that it has a hood, mostly for fashion reasons. Hoodies are available in a variety of materials and for both toddlers and adults.
Classification of the category Hoodies
Hooded shirts have – as the name implies – a hood attached to the collar. This mostly Ttenartig cut headgear often has a drawstring in the hem, which allows the pulling around the head.
Initial and current use
Originally, the hoodie had a practical background – the hood should protect the carrier from unfriendly weather. It is even part of the Bundeswehr clothing. Meanwhile, the hood is rather fashionable detail, which is at best still used in sportswear – for example, on Lufern – actually.
In addition to its functionality, the hoodie has been a trend article since the 1980s, emphasizing the liveliness and coolness of the wearers, especially in the rapper and hip-hop scene. Here, pieces with expressive motifs, logos, characters and patterns in dark or strongly contrasting colors are very popular and partly serve as an indication of belonging.
There are models with short or long sleeves, in light fabric quality or as a more robust sweatshirt. Almost always there is a tunnel-shaped bag on belly level, also called “Knguruhtasche”, which emphasizes the sporty character of the shirt.
As a recreational or sporting goods, the hoodie comes mainly in bright, cheerful colors – possibly with block stripes or applications on the back or chest – therefore. The comfortable wearing feeling is further enhanced by the use of skin-friendly, breathable cotton fabrics. Whether as a domestic suit or jeans – a hoodie gives the wearer or the carrier a sporty-casual charisma and makes wearing just good mood.