The perfect transitional piece, these jean jackets add an element of effortless style to any outfit.
Abercrombie and Fitch Sweater Front Denim Jacket
Haven’t mastered the art of layering? No worries, this jacket—with a built-in draped sweater lining—takes care of it for you.
To buy: $98; abercrombie.com.
J. Crew Denim Chore Jacket with Patch Pockets
A slightly longer silhouette makes this one a flattering pick (it helps visually elongate your torso), plus the pocket detailing gives it a long-loved vibe.
To buy: $110; jcrew.com.
H&M Denim Jacket
Not all denim has to be blue. This black embroidered option sets a good example. Plus, you can pair it with your favorite jeans without worrying about rocking the denim “tuxedo” look.
To buy: $60; hm.com.
American Eagle Outfitters Faux-Sherpa Lined Denim Jacket
Consider this one, with its extra-toasty faux Sherpa lining (and cute collar detail), your go-to for fending off fall chills. Also available in black.
To buy: $90; ae.com.
& Other Stories Frilled Embroidery Denim Jacket
Feminine details like a frilled yoke and subtle embroidery give this borrowed-from-the-boys style feminine appeal.
To buy: $115; stories.com.
Zara Denim Jacket with Contrasting Sleeves
Like a fab vintage store find, throw this denim jacket on over nearly anything to create an instant statement ensemble.
To buy: $119; zara.com.
Banana Republic Denim Band Jacket
When done up in military detailing like front plackets and brass buttons, the once-humble jean jacket is no longer relegated to casual outfits only.
To buy: $168; bananarepublic.com.