10 Trendy-Classic Jackets to Give and Receive This Christmas Season
With the holiday shopping season in full swing, it's a great time to purchase stunning clothes at significant discounts. Below are ten beautiful jackets and blazers to be on the lookout for that somehow manage to be both trendy and classic. Also included are some links for similar styles that may be available at regular retail or on promotion for a lower price. (Please note: BCL uses commissions from affiliate marketing links to help cover its operating expenses.)
The jean jacket is a modern-day classic and a wardrobe basic for countless women. This version above by Madewell (one of their bestsellers) can even be embroidered for a personal touch. You may want to consider sizing up based on the website's reviews. Full retail $118. (For Cyber Monday sale of 25% off your purchase, use code GOODMOOD.) For more details, click here. (similar, similar)
Everlane prices all its clothes as affordably as possible year-round, so don't expect to buy much on sale here, but that's okay since the prices are already extremely reasonable for the quality. There was a line out the door before opening time at the Everlane lab store in San Francisco when these puffer jackets first became available for purchase. They are incredibly soft and lightweight, and, well, beautiful. Everlane is an eco-conscious clothing manufacturer that works directly with ethically run factories to give you clothes and accessories using materials of the finest quality at the best possible prices. $88. For more details on this jacket and Everlane's transparent clothes manufacturing process, click here. (similar)
This beautiful unstructured blazer from Anthropologie goes easily from day to evening and can be dressed up or down. It comes in three patterns, and you can adjust the look from more tailored to more slouchy depending on the size (runs a bit large). Full retail $148 (20% online discount on entire store for full-price items for Cyber Monday, 11/27/17). For more details, click here.
This lightweight military-style jacket by Madewell is great for traveling or a little extra warmth when the weather is on the unpredictable side. The drawstring waist gives you the option of adjusting the look based upon your mood, and the washed cotton fabric works well year-round for warmer climates. Full retail $118. (For Cyber Monday sale of 25% off your purchase, use code GOODMOOD.) For more details, click here. (similar)
The fabric used for this ethically produced Everlane bomber jacket has a soft sheen and understated elegance (along with some very nice light padding) that sets the jacket apart from pretty much all other bombers. The ruching on the sleeves gives it a feminine look that wears beautifully year-round. $80.00. For more details, click here. (similar)
This classic velvet blazer from J. Crew is a perennial favorite. Consider sizing up, especially if you want to layer. $168 (you can buy this blazer and all other J. Crew items for 40% off retail now through Cyber Monday with promotion code THANKU). For more details, click here.
Available in tan (shown) and sage, this versatile swing trench coat by Everlane features premium water-repellent cotton fabric and a super-soft, luxurious lining in the sleeves for a functional and professional look that feels as good as it looks. $135. For more details, click here. (similar)
If you haven't shopped the sales events at Bloomingdales, now is a great time to start. The store frequently offers discount upon discount, resulting in substantial reductions in price on many clothing items. Patience is a virtue when shopping Bloomingdales, as you may be able to buy your dream clothing piece at up to 70% off full price if you wait long enough. Your favorite item may also be sold out before the price goes low enough for your budget, but don't despair as there's always another good deal around the corner! Why this faux-fur coat from C/MEO Collective? Why not—it's beautiful, stylish, warm, and so much fun to wear. It's already sold out in size large, but you may be able to snag remaining sizes at a significant discount on Cyber Monday or other upcoming sales this season. Full retail $195. For more details, click here. (similar)
This timeless waxed cotton jacket with military accents is a staple J. Crew item. The colors vary from season to season, so be on the lookout for different versions in the future. You may want to consider sizing up if you want a more jacket-like look. A great buy now with the current holiday promotion (all J. Crew items 40% off retail now through Cyber Monday with promotion code THANKU). For more details, click here.
This teddy-bear inspired peacoat from Free People is cozy, soft, and sumptuous—choosing between the copper and cream colors is no easy task. When ordering, keep in mind that Free People clothing can run large. Full retail $128. Various retailers are carrying this item, so you may be able to pick it up at a discount with some of the holiday promotions going on (this is a good item to research ahead of time for Cyber Monday). For more details, click here.