We often think of spring as the seasonal shift that releases us from the icy binds of winter, which in many regards is true, but as experienced this weekend in New York with an unexpected wind storm (seriously guys, it was insane) the spring months can also be unpredictable. However, that doesn’t mean we can’t prepare our wardrobes accordingly! Nay, we’re here today to show you how one essential piece—the lightweight jacket—can make dressing for the next few months effortless and stylish, and we’ve even included a few for you to shop in case your closet is lacking. Scroll through to see how insiders like Miroslava Duma and Caroline de Maigret incorporate this outerwear piece into their look and shop our picks at the end!
A ladylike jacket like Miroslava Duma’s instantly dresses up a t-shirt and jeans combination.
If you tend to opt for neutral basics, consider investing in a colorful jacket to easily infuse your outfits with a cheerful hue.
Incorporate multiple layers underneath your spring jacket for a dynamic look.
We’re all about a suede moment for spring, especially when worn with It girl separates like a striped tee, raw-hem denim, and a metal-handle bag.
Get on the bomber jacket train like Laura Love and style yours with go-to skinny jeans and ankle boots.
Gilda Ambrosio contrasts her green monochrome look with a cobalt jacket and chunky chain choker.
You really can’t go wrong with a classic military jacket—it pairs well with everything.
For rainy days why not toss on a patent leather moto jacket? We’re obsessed.
What's your favorite jacket style? Tell us in the comments.