Get set for warmer days with this season’s most versatile jackets and coats
Ditch the winter parkas, because it’s finally time to update your wardrobe with lighter options. From a classic trench, to the trendy 'shacket', or even casual denim, there’s something for everyone to love this spring. We may be stepping out less these days, but we are still doing it in style.
Check out a few of our favourites this season...
1. Plaid Overshirt by Zara, $59.90
ZaraOne of the biggest trends of the season is the overshirt jacket, also known as the 'shacket'. Our top pick is this plaid version from Zara that can either be dressed up with a knee-length skirt, and a pair of heels, or dressed down with your favourite jeans, a simple tee and sneakers.
2. Oversized Blazer by Oak and Fort, $108
Oak + FortSimple and minimalistic, a classic oversized blazer is a must-have in every closet because it pairs with just about anything from denim shorts to cotton trousers. The padded shoulders add just the right amount of structure, and the cream shade is perfect for sunnier days.
3. Babaton Kahlo Robe by Aritzia, $228
AritziaNo matter what you’re wearing underneath, your entire look will be effortlessly put-together once you slip on this gorgeous satin robe. We love the pretty details such as the self-tie belt, wide collar, shoulder pads, and hidden buttons at the sleeve. The stunning deep blue colour is just so luxe, but it’s also available in four other shades.
4. Bouclé Jacket by H&M, $69.99
H&MKeep things classy with H&M’s jacket that will dress up your look in an instant thanks to the gold buttons and textured-weave fabric. Whether you’re heading to work, attending a Zoom call, or going on a date night, this is sure to become a favourite... right away! Not to mention, it comes at a great price.
5. Classic Raincoat by J.Crew, $262
J.CrewSpring definitely has its share of unpredictable days, so having a good quality raincoat is a must. Our top pick is this classic green option by J.Crew. It’s complete with water-resistant rubberized fabric, a double-lined hood, deep side pockets, and a printed interior with tiny umbrellas. Talk about practical and chic!
6. Always Effortless Jacket by Lululemon, $138
LululemonHere is a sportier option that’s great for all sorts of daily activities. Whether you’re outside exploring in your local neighbourhood, heading to the grocery store, or going for an early morning run, this waterproof jacket by Lululemon will be definitely become a staple.
7. Trench Jacket by Ever New, $159.99
Ever NewStay on top of your style game with Ever New’s lightweight trench coat in mint. It sits just below the knees, and comes with a self-tie belt, a classic lapel collar, and lining on the inside. Pair this with your favourite pair of jeans and a white blouse (as seen on the model) for a trendy, sophisticated look.
8. Wubby Car Coat by Thread and Supply, $79
Thread and SupplyPlush coats aren’t going out of fashion anytime soon, and this one is great to throw on when the weather’s a little chilly. The deep side pockets will keep your hands warm, and it’s so cozy that you’ll want to stay wrapped up and wear it inside the house too.
9. Must-have Moto by Dynamite, $59.95
DynamiteAdd a sophisticated, yet edgy look to your outfit with Dynamite’s extremely versatile faux leather jacket. Pair it with a casual pair of jeans and a neutral blouse for a daytime look, then throw on heels or ankle boots for an evening out with your household.
10. Cotton Sweatshirt Jacket by Twin, $39.95
TwinThis sweatshirt/jacket is for the laid back, athletic trendsetter. Made with breathable cotton, it will keep your comfortable all day long, no matter what your day consists of. The loose fit means your body will be able to move effortlessly, and you can layer up as much as you need.
11. Denim Trucker Jacket by Pilcro, $148
PilcroHere is another must-have for every wardrobe, simply because it’s going to stay in style no matter what. This jacket by Pilcro is great quality, and we love the subtle distressed detailing that’s perfect for everyday wear. Whether it’s loose cotton pants, a pair of shorts, or a silk dress, the pairing opportunities are endless with a denim jacket.