It’s that time of year again: melting snow, sunshine and warmer weather. We don’t know about you, but we’re more than ready to welcome the return of spring — and what better way to do that than by keeping tabs on the latest trending seasonal jackets. No matter your budget or aesthetic, these pieces boast plenty of versatility and styling options.
From oversize bombers to faux leather blazers, we break down the best spring jackets — and where to get them.
Spring 2023 jacket trend: faux leather blazer
Elevate your spring ensemble with a sleek faux leather blazer that will have you turning heads on the street because, this season, the officewear staple is also everyone’s favourite piece of outerwear. Mix things up by picking up blazers in a variety of cuts, from boyfriend styles to cropped variations.
Faux Leather Blazer, The Gap, $123.
Spring 2023 jacket trend: oversized denim
You can never go wrong with a classic denim jacket hanging in your closet. This year, though, look for an oversized silhouette that offers extra warmth (to withstand the chill) and plenty of laidback versatility.
Fly Trucker Jacket, Levi’s, $168.
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Spring 2023 jacket trend: oversized bomber
An oversized bomber is the cool-girl-approved way to keep warm this season. With its flattering silhouettes and plethora of styling options, you can’t lose. Pair it with a slick turtleneck, loose layers or even a button-up dress and sneakers.
Water Repellent Oversized Bomber, Zara, $100.
Spring 2023 jacket trend: cropped bomber
Short jackets are coming in hot this season, and the cropped bomber retains the classic silhouette of its original iteration while boasting a waist-skimming hemline straight out of New York Fashion Week.
Printed Crop Bomber, Zara, $80.
Spring 2023 jacket trend: utilitarian jacket
It may boast rugged canvas fabric that will fend off a variety of weather conditions, but that doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice style for practicality. Not fond of khaki shades? Think outside the box and play around with different colour options.
Lorca utilitarian jacket, Simons, $89.
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2023 jacket trend: trench coat
Nothing else quite ushers in the warmer spring weather better than a classic belted trench coat. Whether you’re dressing up or dressing down, you can wear it over anything — and there’s such a plethora of options out there that you’re bound to find a trench that suits your aesthetic… and budget.
Trench Coat, OAK + FORT, $76.
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