6 Chic Jackets for Fall

Lightweight layers in autumnal colors are perfect for the season's fickle weather.


H&M Imitation Suede Biker Jacket


Known for adding instant edge to any outfit, this moto style has a slightly softer (and slightly more retro) vibe than its black leather counterpart.

To buy: $70, hm.com.

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J. Crew Factory Denim Jacket


It may be tried, true, and traditional, but this denim jacket feels totally fresh when tossed over something unexpected, like a feminine midi skirt.

To buy: $51, factory.jcrew.com.

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Levi’s Four-Pocket Military Jacket 


Ready for anything, from the weekend farmers market to the weekday morning commute, this coat is chock full of cool details, from the epaulette details on the shoulders down to the waist-defining hidden drawcord.

To buy: $85, amazon.com.

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Loft Lantern Sleeve Jacket


Combining two of the season’s best—and most wearable—trends (saffron yellow and bell sleeves), think of this topper as a fashion-forward upgrade to the basic suit jacket. Also available in black.

To buy: $118, loft.com.

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Mango Contrast Sleeve Bomber Jacket


Classic athletic styling meets a sophisticated color scheme (clean white, graphic black, and deep burgundy) for a modern take on the letter jacket.

To buy: $100, mango.com.

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Zara Velvet Blazer


The ultimate throw-it-on-and-go piece, this beautiful blazer fancies up anything you pair it with, from boyfriend jeans to a sleek black jumpsuit.

To buy: $169, zara.com.

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