Whether you wear it with matching trousers or as a top, this outerwear essential is surprisingly versatile. Keep reading to see how the look is being addressed on and off the runways, then shop our picks from Zara, 3.1 Phillip Lim, and more.
At the premiere of Runner Runner in Las Vegas two months ago, the actress surprised everyone—in a good way!—when she skipped the dress and went for a Dolce & Gabbana double-breasted tuxedo, instead.
Balmain’s Black Silver-Buttoned Double-Breasted Blazer ($1400) added a professional element to the model’s edgy travel attire, which consisted of an Etoile Isabel Marant t-shirt, Anine Bing Leather Skinny Pants ($799), and Isabel Marant boots.
Photographed leaving her home in Los Angeles, Kruger showcased an elevated take on the romper in a Chanel double-breasted one-piece from the S/S 13 collection, paired with Jason Wu’s Jourdan 2 Tote ($1895) and Versus heels.
The look can easily go feminine, as Kerr proved during Paris Fashion Week in a Stella McCartney snake-print coat from the Resort 14 collection, Frame Denim Le Luxe Noir Jeans ($209), and Miu Miu’s Bow-Embellished Patent-Leather Loafers ($595).
The Vogue Paris Editor-In-Chief updated her signature uniform—a white t-shirt and black skinny jeans—with a ladylike double-breasted jacket.
The Russian beauty is pretty in pink at the Roland Mouret S/S 14 show in a matching Marc Jacobs coat and dress set worn with a Tod’s bag and Gianvito Rossi heels.
Roitfeld was all business during Fashion Week in a double-breasted pantsuit.
Photo:Eva K Salvi
The blogger’s Carin Wester blazer works double duty as a chic cold-weather top.
During Paris Fashion Week, Dello Russo played up the trend’s dapper origins in head-to-toe Celine. We love that the look has a bit of a barbershop quartet vibe.
For fall, Hilfiger imbued the trend with a collegiate vibe, putting Prince of Wales checks on everything from a Hat ($129, 212.223.1824) to a Double-Breasted Blazer ($599, 212.223.1824), Ivory Silk Blouse ($299, 212.223.1824), and Mini Skirt ($229, 212.223.1824).
Thanks to a sharply tailored fit and no lapel, Rykiel’s Intarsia Milano Knit Jacket ($1810, 617.426.2033) reads entirely feminine.
Blazer ($95) in Turquoise
Pop Check Jacket ($288) in Black
Nelson Double Breasted Collarless Blazer ($425) in Cream
Cotton Stretch Brooke Peplum Blazer ($228) in Regal
Blazer ($225) in Ochre
Trompe L’Oeil Double Breasted Tuxedo Jacket ($695) in Peony
Double Breasted Checked Blazer ($100) in Sea Green
Double Breasted Blazer ($255) in Mid Blue
Smoking Masculine-Cut Blazer ($70) in Light Pink