Inspiration: 26 patch pocket ideas
The great thing about patch pockets is that they don’t depend much on the cut of the main garment. You can add them to just about anything (as you’ll see in some of the unusual runway styles below).
Here are 26 really interesting patch pocket ideas we’ve come across lately, from giant 3 dimensional pockets that practically act as handbags, to futuristic shapes and cutouts.
images, clockwise from top left: Bonnie Cashin coat 1966 via The Met, vintage railroad shirt, circle pocket blouse by Sara Bergman, shirt pocket by Bleu de Paname, unknown 1940s coat pocket, unknown circle pocket