The Airport Jacket | Wearable Luggage For The Frequent Flyer
The Airport Jacket | Wearable Luggage For The Frequent Flyer
Carry up to 15 kgs of Luggage | Modular Jacket Worn 3 Ways| Includes 14 deep pockets | 2 Detachable Pocket Panels | Built-In Carry Bag
Carry up to 15 kgs of Luggage | Modular Jacket Worn 3 Ways| Includes 14 deep pockets | 2 Detachable Pocket Panels | Built-In Carry Bag Read more
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MOST POPULAR: THE HOODED JACKET
Find it as Reward #3: Light, compact & water resistant. This single breasted Mens/Womens modular jacket with a hoodie is perfect for backpackers and nomadic travellers abroad! SIMPLY PLEDGE $183USD / $148 GBP / $239AUD
THE HOODED JACKET CATWALK VIDEO BELOW!
THE TAILORED JACKET
Find it as Reward #3: Double breasted Mens/Womens modular jacket from the spring/summer collection. Made with a high quality denier polyester, this jacket is also light, compact & water resistant! SIMPLY PLEDGE $183USD / $148 GBP / $239AUD
THE TAILORED JACKET CATWALK VIDEO BELOW!
THE SLEEK JACKET
Find it as Reward #5: Double breasted Mens/Womens modular jacket from the WINTER collection. Made with a high quality 100% WOOL, this jacket is perfect for the cold winter months! SIMPLY PLEDGE $229USD / $185 GBP / $299AUD
THE SLEEK JACKET CATWALK VIDEO BELOW!
THE NYC JACKET
Find it as Reward #6: Single breasted Mens/Womens modular jacket from the WINTER collection. Made with a high quality 100% WOOL, this jacket is perfect for the concrete jungle! SIMPLY PLEDGE $229USD / $185 GBP / $299AUD
THE NYC JACKET CATWALK VIDEO BELOW!
WHAT IS THE AIRPORT JACKET? LET DAILY MAIL UK & NEW YORK POST TELL YOU!!
At last, a solution to the financial woes and tight timelines of the frequent flyer - The Airport Jacket! With the option to be worn 3 ways: hip length, 3/4 length or full length, this stylish modular jacket has been tailored to hold up to 15kgs of luggage without making you look like a balloon or Violet Beauregarde after Willy Wonka warned her not to chew gum!
Stylishly designed, The Airport Jacket is wearable luggage for the frequent flyer, enabling you to beat the baggage queues, avoid excess baggage fees and eliminate the risk of lost luggage!
In three easy steps the Airport Jacket saves you money and time!
Insert your luggage into the jacket pockets and place into the built-in duffle bag designed to meet carry-on requirements (55 x 40 x 25cm) for the drive to the airport.
Slip on the Jacket before checking in and boarding the flight.
Once safely on the plane, the jacket can easily be taken off, folded and transformed back into the bag to be stored underneath your seat.
Totalling 14 deep pockets, including 8 pockets at hip length, 11 pockets at 3⁄4 length and 14 pockets at full length, The Airport Jacket includes 2 detachable pocket panels and a carry-on size duffle bag.
When worn at full length The Airport Jacket is capable of carrying a laptop, an iPad, two pairs of shoes, a pair of jeans, three t-shirts, two pairs of shorts, underwear for 3-4 days, a light jumper, a dress, a toiletries bag, wallet, phone and passport with room to spare.
Catering to all climates around the world, 'The Airport Jacket' ranges from XS - 4XL and is available in black and in 4 styles, including 2 spring/summer styles and 2 winter styles for both men and women. The material used the spring/summer collection is a light weight water resistant 600 denier polyester and the material used for the winter collection is 100% wool.
The Airpot Jacket includes 2 detachable pocket panels that each hold up to 6 kilos of luggage each, a 1x (55 x 40 x 25cm) carry-on size duffle bag, and a water resistant detachable hoodie for the summer collection.
If you love travelling, we've got you covered! The Airport Jacket is an innovative step forward in fashion and design, enabling low-fare economy travellers the ability to avoid excess baggage fees, eliminate the risk of lost luggage and beat baggage queues!
If you're a frustrated frequent flyer, help make The Airport Jacket come to life by pledging this modular master piece today!
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COMMONLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Why was The Airport Jacket developed?
With airlines like United Airlines beginning to charge for overhead carry-on baggage and other low fare airlines like Ryan Air severely restricting baggage allowances for the low fare economy traveler, we feel this is a stylish solution for frustrated travelers who can not pay for the all the additional costs.
Has there been any backlash/rejection from annoyed airlines whilst testing The Airport Jacket?
So far we have not been rejected from airlines as there are no rules around how much you can wear on board. As long as stick within guidelines around what type of luggage you can take on board, there is not an issue. This has been a practical idea designed for all the low fare economy travelers who pile on clothes and stuff in as many gadgets and items in their pockets as possible to minimize excess baggage costs!
How do you get past Airport Security?
Walking though airport security is not an issue. The Airport Jacket only needs to be worn when checking in and at the boarding gate.
When passing airport security, items that need to be taken out of the airport jacket is usually a laptop and electronics which you can easily unzip a pocket and pull out. Airport security are not looking at how you store your luggage, they are checking the contents of your luggage so we have not experienced an issue as long as you follow guidelines for carry on luggage.
The Airport Jacket has been designed so you can use it in 3 easy steps. Simply pack at home, wear when checking in and at the boarding gate. Once you are on your flight, all you need to do is store the jacket under the seat with our built-in carry bag that has been designed to fit most airline carry on requirements
HIP LENGTH POCKETS:
INNER RIGHT POCKET IDEAS: tablet, mobile, hair straightener, make up bag
INNER LEFT POCKET IDEAS: Laptop power cord and electronics
3/4 LENGTH POCKETS:
MIDDLE POCKET IDEAS: Laptop
RIGHT POCKET: 1- 2 dresses or a pair of jeans
RIGHT POCKET: 3-4 Tops
FULL LENGTH POCKETS:
RIGHT POCKET: Flip Flops and Sneakers (joggers/running shoes)
MIDDLE POCKET: 1-2 light jumpers and a pair of pants
LEFT POCKET: 3 pairs of shorts
EXCHANGE POLICY: We will happily exchange, however extra shipping costs will be charged depending on you location. Please use the sizing charts carefully and please don't hesitate to contact us should you have any questions! We would love to hear from you!
RETURN POLICY: As we are a start up and offering Airport Jacket's at greatly discounted prices on Kickstarter, we won’t be able to accept returns.
DISCLAIMER: The designers of The Airport Jacket take no responsibility for any claims made for any additional luggage costs and it is up to the individual to check airline policies. Please note that no warranties or claims have been made that the airport jacket protects your possessions from elements or from transit damage.
SAMPLE IMAGES: Please note that the zippers attached to the detachable pocket panels will be full length and black.
Risks and challenges
The risks and challenges for the creation, production and distribution of The Airport Jacket are minimal due to the designers extensive experience owning a promotional products company in Australia for over a decade.
Juice Promotions is a bespoke tangible marketing agency that has, for over a decade, developed reliable relationships with product suppliers both locally and offshore, and regularly produces quality products for international brands such as Coca Cola, Audi, Jack Daniels and Reckitt Benkiser. Due to this, the designers have a high degree of knowledge in product design and production and have strict policies around quality control as well as social and ethical auditing.
In conclusion, the designers see minimal risk in producing The Airport Jacket because the key suppliers chosen for the jacket, meet internationally recognised standards for social, ethical and quality compliance.Learn about accountability on Kickstarter
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