8 Stylish Jackets and Blazers for Women
MNG by Mango Lurex Jacket
Team a collarless polyester-and-wool style with jeans and heels to look casual by day. At night, slip on a flirty, full skirt to dress it up. The tailored silhouette promises to give both looks an equally pulled-together feel.
To buy: $70, jcpenney.com.
Featured March 2012
Shrunken Pinstripe Riding Blazer
Designed with a feminine fit, this sharp pinstriped polyester blend will be a wardrobe staple for decades. Also in petite and tall.
To buy: $98, gap.com.
J. Crew Schoolboy Blazer
The ultimate preppy classic, this navy wool blazer can be kept in rotation year round—pair it with floral dresses in spring, white jeans in the summer, colorful cords in the fall, and tweedy skirts in the winter. Also in petite and tall.
To buy: $198, jcrew.com.
BCBGMaxAzria Abree Relaxed Jacket
To give your work basics a modern spin, simply pull on this rayon-blend jacket with an elegant draped lapel. Also in blush.
To buy: $268, lordandtaylor.com.
Forever 21 Double-Breasted Jacket
On a budget? Try a smart-looking double-breasted polyester pick with a price tag of less than $35. Pair it with an A-line skirt on Monday or with jeans on casual Friday.
To buy: $33, forever21.com.
Zara Short Blazer With Pockets
Tuxedo jacket meets boyfriend blazer in a trendy piece made of wool and viscose. Throw it over your favorite tee to instantly take your outfit from comfy to classy.
To buy: $129, zara.com.
Coldwater Creek Linen Blend Tweed Jacket
In this textured cotton blend, a day at the office becomes a stylish affair—even if you do nothing more than pair it with your workhorse black pants. Also in women’s and petite sizes.
To buy: $120 to $130, coldwatercreek.com.