Created in 1913, the iconic Schott NYC brand invites you to discover the genuine and real New-York life. Schott helps you feel more secure and protected in this urban jungle, thanks to stylish products you can rely on.

Schott history

Schott history

1892
Birth of Irving Schott in New-York
1913
New York, Schott brothers open their first factory... making hardwearing and comfortable clothing which were an instant success
1928
Irving Schott, a keen biker, creates the first zip-up leather motorcycle jacket : The "perfect style" according to Irving Schott. It is named after his favourite brand of cigar : Perfecto !
1940
Schott stopped civilian production to manufacture for the US armed forces to help with the war efforts.
50's
The Perfecto jacket has become a legend with Marlon Brando in "The wild ones" and James Dean in "Rebel without a cause".
60's
The Perfecto appears in Europe
70's
The Flight jacket which was made for pilots in former times, became the fashion jacket.
80's
The goose down-filled jacket was new and has been worn at every winter ever since
90's
US naval peacoats, the absolute must bombers, and the "Outdoor" collection are a triumph
Années 2000
The Schott iconic styles have been revised and fashionized. New generations of very innovative products, such as Vintage leather jackets, Sherpa-lined sweaters and Big sweats have been launched and rapidly became new standards in the international fashion industry.