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Jacket Society was launched in the fall of 2013 by fashion designer Nora Minassian. Jacket Society is about Nora’s passion for classical and stylish easy to wear women’s fashionable jackets and blazers. Nora earned her BA degree in fashion design and merchandising from Otis College of Arts & Design and has worked in the fashion industry for many years, travelling to the fashion capitals of the world to keep up with current fabric and style trends. Nora started this website and fashion blog to showcase and sell her favorite jacket styles that are all designed and manufactured in Los Angeles, California. On this site she will share her experience and knowledge of women’s fashion and present her unique sense of style by giving her fans and customers an opportunity to follow her jacket styling tips and secrets, emphasizing her favorite current and past classical jacket styles and be able to offer selection of her favorites for sale here on her Jacket Society website.

Sail Away With Kate, Our Resort Inspired Stripe Jacket

Sail Away With Kate, Our Resort Inspired Stripe Jacket Stripes have always been one of my favorite patterns. From menswear pinstripes to Bengal stripes, shadow stripes or multi stripes, I love them all. Even though

Easter Day Out At The Getty Villa In My New Graphic Jacket

Easter Day Out At The Getty Villa In My New Graphic Jacket A couple of weeks ago I did a blog story about printed jackets being a big trend for spring 2014 and I promised


Unique LA Showcases Local Designers

I am so excited to announce that Jacket Society will be a part of the Unique LA Show that will be held in downtown Los Angeles Saturday May 3rd & 4th at the California Market Center in

A Midas Touch for Jacket Society’s Spring 2014 line

Midas Touch for Jacket Society’s Spring 2014 line When I started working on  Jacket’s Society’s spring 2014 womens jacket line, it was clear to me that this season calls for lustrous shine and metallic touches

Prints Are A Spring Staple Year After Year

Spring is here yet again and of course with it comes the “spring staple” trend of prints especially floral prints. Prints are a spring staple year after year. I have been in the fashion business for

Jacket Fashion As Architecture

JACKETS AS ARCHITECTURE – THE CONNECTION BETWEEN THE TWO FIELDS Before I decided to go into fashion design and apply to Otis College of Art and Design, I was seriously considering going into architecture for

Weekend Wardrobe v Weekday Wardrobe

Since I started the Jacket Society blog and womens Jacket line back in August of 2013, I have been working from home. This has been a big transition for me since prior to that I

Black And White Are The Classic Color Pairing

Have you looked at any fashion magazines or web sites lately?  By any chance did they mention that “black and white is on trend this season”? Let’s be honest, does black and white ever go