The 3,000-year history of the hoodie

The 3,000-year history of the hoodie

Kanye said it best when he said: "sweatshirts are fucking important."

In these divisive times, hoodies have become a powerful unifier across cultures and social classes. Why? Because few pieces are as fun and functional, and we can all appreciate that, right? Keep reading to see how your favourite mainstay made it into mainstream fashion.

Few garments have created such controversy as the hoodie. From its association with youth driven communities, iconic sports players and the runways of Paris, the hooded sweatshirt is one of our most iconic menswear wardrobe staples.


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