Embrace the warmer temperatures and longer days with spring’s most practical and stylish outerwear
It’s finally time to hang up those heavy winter coats and add some lighter jackets to your wardrobe. This spring, it’s all about being comfortable and—of course—being on top of your style game, so we’ve gathered some of our favourite pieces to give you some inspiration, even on those rainy days.
Here are nine of our top picks...
1. Vegan Suede Moto Jacket by Banana Republic, $179
Banana RepublicThis classic moto jacket from Banana Republic will become a quick favourite thanks to its structured fit and its long zips that add just the right amount of edge. Best of all, the fabric has been specially created to be extra stretchy, which means you'll be comfortable from day to night. P.S. Add a pop of colour to your outfit with the vamp red or blush pink version.
2. Jacket J009 by Oak + Fort, $88
Oak + FortSimple and minimalistic, this cream-coloured jacket by Oak + Fort goes great with just about anything. The oversized fit gives you an effortlessly trendy look no matter what you pair with it.
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3. Wilfred Odette Trench Coat by Aritizia, $298
AritziaWe can’t get enough of this beautiful, flowing trench coat from Aritzia that is super flattering no matter your body type. It’s water-repellent, lightweight, and will look perfect with a casual pair of jeans and a camisole or a little black dress and heels for an evening out.
4. Quilted Downtown Field Jacket by J. Crew, $220
J. CrewHere’s a casual jacket from J. Crew that’s great for the slightly chillier spring days thanks to its quilted fabric. We love the practical design with lots of pockets for all of your must-haves, and the deep moss colour never goes out of style.
5. Pink Vinyl Coat by Topshop, $138
TopshopStay on top of your style game with this vinyl coat from Topshop that screams fashionista. This fresh-off-the-runway trend looks super chic with a pair of jeans and heels, or even a full white outfit (as seen on the model) to really get heads turning.
6. Saeby 3/4 Rain Coat by Simons, $175
SimonsA spring raincoat is a must in every wardrobe, and this practical one from Simons is our top pick with its adjustable drawstring hood and snap pockets. It’s available in black and green, but we’ll go for the coral orange to brighten things up for the season.
7. Embroidered Double-breasted Trench Coat by Zara, $149
ZaraThis feminine trench coat by Zara is perfect for the stylish woman who is looking for something that can be worn from a day at work to a night out. We can’t get enough of the details—from the high collar to the delicate embroidery and the buttons on the front!
8. Velvet Swing Jacket by Gap, $127.99
Gap CanadaSoft and pretty, this velvet piece by the Gap is a fabulous option if you’re looking for a versatile swing jacket. It can easily be dressed up with a pair of black pants and nude heels for a professional look, or dressed down with jeans and a white T-shirt with sandals.
9. Long Denim Jacket by H&M, $69.99
H&MA denim jacket is a must-have item for the warmer weather, especially because it goes with just about anything. Try a longer, relaxed fit like this one from H&M which is not only super comfortable, but also extremely in trend right now.