Jacket is a short coat usually extending to the hips. A jacket is a lightweight, thigh- or waist-length coat that may be worn by adults or children. Some jackets are fashionable, while others serve as protective clothing. The different types of jackets are Blazer, Donkey jacket, Flak jacket, Flight jacket, Harrington jacket, Jerkin Leather jacket, Life jacket, Reefing jacket (or reefer), Sports jacket (or sportcoat), Straitjacket Satin, link title Windbreaker (or windcheater).
The above mentioned categories of clothing can be worn according to their characteristic and identity, for example, Jackets like say wind cheater can be worn only during rainy season normally and Leather Jackets can be worn on formal occassions or on events like a party or sometimes as a casual outfit.So in general Jackets as an outfit can be worn and it would look good depending on the dressing sense of the person and considering other things in general.