The best white jackets for women and how to wear them
We have often talked about the great versatility of white pants or white jeans. But just as practical is a white jacket. You can wear a white jacket in any climate, for any occasion. In this article we will show you how to wear a white jacket and where you can find the best white jackets for women in stores now.
The best white jackets
Let’s start with the best white jackets for women and coats that you could choose to go with all of your outfits.
A white blazer jacket is such a versatile choice. You can wear it to elevate your jeans, or you could wear over your favorite little black dress to create a beautiful monochrome outfit. The Urban Coco blazer (below) has good reviews from women who say it is flattering and modern.
Also take a look at how to wear a blazer for more inspiration
White side tie blazer
Another beautiful blazer option is the Massimo Dutti white blazer (below), which features a stylish point of difference thanks to the side tie.
If you like the look of a white blazer, but you want a cooler choice for summer, you can also choose a white vest style like the blazer vest (below). Layer it over other vest tops for summer. Or, you even wear it for the cooler months by layering over a turtleneck sweater.
White jacket leather
A leather jacket is always a classic look, but a black leather jacket can look quite “harsh,” particularly if you are wearing it for the summer season. A white leather jacket is soft, yet edgy. A good option is to to wear it over your summer dresses so you can continue wearing them into Fall.
White denim jacket
While you might think of denim jacket choices as traditionally being blue, you can mix it up a little, and choose a white option like the Eileen Fisher denim jacket (below), which will go with your summer outfits.
If you want to add a little warmth, but don’t want anything too structured, opt for a white cardigan instead. Easy to put on over the jeans and t-shirts for casual weekends.
white zip jacket
A cropped jacket is a great way to make your legs look longer, as your torso will look shorter in comparison. The COS cropped jacket will look good over your dresses, or worn with wide leg pants.
white cropped jacket
White trench coat
Traditionally, the trench coat comes in a beige color. But, you can still get the classic shape of a trench, while giving it a more modern feel by choosing white.
wHITE CONTRAST BUTTON JACKET
Massimo Dutti Jacquard Linen Short Jacket – J.Crew Premium Jersey Tank Top – Alice + Olivia Dylan Wide Leg Linen Blend Pants – Shoe Land Kyana Block Heel Pump – The Drop Diana Top Handle Crossbody Bag – Monica Vinader Siren Bezel Set Drop Earrings
Cashmere blend coat
Choosing a coat in a luxurious fabric is always a good choice. The cashmere wrap coat (below) looks just as good over your jeans and sweaters, or worn over a dress.
WHITE PUFFER JACKET
Of course, you don’t have to keep your white jackets and coats for spring and summer. They look great for the winter months, particularly as you don’t associate white with winter, so you’ll look different, in a good way.
White jacket with fur
To make sure you are cozy when it’s cold, you can choose a jacket with a hood. The puffer coat (below) has great reviews from women who say it’s warm, stylish, and great quality.
You might also want to take a look at how to wear a coat for more inspiration.
How to wear a white jacket
Now that you’ve chosen your favorite white coat or jacket from above (or maybe one for summer and one for winter), what will you wear with it? Let’s take a look.
Tops to go with your white jacket
The great thing about a white jacket, is it goes with absolutely everything. So you can choose any color or print you like, whether you want to go for a minimalist ‘all neutrals’ look, or add a pop of color. Choose shirts to go under any of your jackets, or tank tops to layer with your blazers.
Jeans and pants
Wear your white jackets with your favorite jeans, or add a pop of color with a bright pair of pants. Or opt for a stylish all-white, or monochrome outfit.
white jackets for dresses and skirts
A white jacket is perfect to wear over any of your summer dresses. Or, you can wear dresses in a darker shade that might usually look more suitable for colder months, and literally lighten up the look of your outfit for spring and summer by teaming with a white jacket.
Natalia @odin.stylish.me above chooses a matching white skirt and jacket and adds color with her top and shoes.
shoes to go with your white jackets
Of course, any shoes at all with go with you white jackets. Choose neutrals, or your favorite color.
accessories to go with your white jackets outfits
Once you’ve found your perfect white jackets for women, you can match your accessories to your outfit, or choose a contrasting color.
ALDO Marvelax Embellished Bucket Bag – Tory Burch Kira Woven Shoulder Bag – The Drop Diana Top Handle Crossbody Bag – Kendra Scott Fern Y-Necklace – Monica Vinader Siren Bezel Set Drop Earrings – FANCY SHINY Raffia Earrings – TZ Promise Cashmere Feel Scarf
Nora @juststylela above (read her style interview here) chooses a long white cardigan and drapes a long, lightweight scarf over her shoulders. Adding these vertical lines to your outfit is a great tip if you want to look taller and slimmer.
Your white jackets for women outfits together in one capsule
Below, you can see all the outfits from above together in one capsule wardrobe. You can see how versatile a white jacket can be, no matter what the occasion.
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