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How to wear your go-to denim jacket

How to wear your go-to denim jacket

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How to wear your go-to denim jacket

Take this classic wardrobe staple to the next level with a little style inspiration.

If there's one thing in our wardrobe that never goes out of style, it's the denim jacket. It's also our weekend favourite, our broken-in beauty and it goes with pretty much everything. But, if you're looking for fresh ways to wear this classic piece, take a look at some of the street style inspiration we've gathered below.

Pair your denim jacket with feminine pieces that include lace and sheer detailing for a mix of hard and soft looks.

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A denim jacket is perfect for layering over your other favourite fashion go-to's like chunky knits and white button-downs

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Our fashion and beauty director, Julia McEwen, pairs her dark denim jacket with bright separates like this Pink Tartan (a Canadian brand) midi skirt.

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Curvy columnist Meredith Shaw wears hers with a rich, leather shift dress—and looks va-va-voom even with the workwear staple. 

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If your jacket is slim-fitting, try wearing it under other jackets or vests. This rocker-inspired look is a particular favourite!

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The Canadian tuxedo is a classic for a reason! We love a denim on denim look. Don't be afraid to play with different shades and proportions to make this look your own.

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For summer, wear a denim jacket over your go-to sundress.

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Our home and garden director, Sarah Gunn, wears her denim jacket with a statement a-line midi skirt—the best way to make this piece office-appropriate.

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Break up an all-black outfit with your favourite topper. Desert vacation optional.

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Sometimes it doesn't need to be fancy to look good. Black trousers, a striped shirt and casual sneakers pair perfectly with a denim jacket—though we recommend adding enamel pins to personalize this look.

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Give your denim jacket a fashion girl vibe by wearing it with a statement skirt, heels or bag. Extra points for wearing socks with your pumps and a cozy blanket scarf.

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A breezy skirt will upgrade your denim and comfy shirt combo.

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A boho-inspired maxi dress is the perfect summer piece to pair with your denim jacket. It's a no-fuss look that still manages to look polished and classic.

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The denim jacket is the perfect on-the-go piece. So wear it with everything from sparkly sneakers to your backpack.

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Make sure to bring your denim jacket to your next workout—who knew this piece looks just as good with your yoga pants and sports bra?

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A short and flirty mini dress is offset by an oversized denim jacket. Wear this look with flats or brogues to keep it cute. 

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Yes, you can tie your jacket around your waist and still look cool. The key? Confidence.

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Your denim jacket can work for a date night out or hanging out with your girlfriends. We love the look of this piece paired with vibrant outfits. Think bodycon dresses, velvet details, statement earrings and flirty tank tops.

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Feeling creative? Make sure to patch your jacket with fun and colourful motifs.

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Women’s plus denim jacket, $60, oldnavy.com.

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Levis boyfriend denim jacket, $108, aritzia.com.
 

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Denim jacket with frill detail, $50, zara.com.
 

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Plus denim jacket, $40, forever21.com.
 

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Denim jacket with wide sleeves, $96, asos.com.

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L&L supersoft denim jacket, $52, additionelle.com.
 

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Two tone jacket, $99, mango.com.
 

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Denim jacket, $40, hm.com.
 

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Denim jacket, $155, jcrew.com.
 

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Belted denim jacket, $90, gapcanada.com.
 

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BDG Denim Jacket, $104, urbanoutfitters.ca.
 

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Embroidered denim jacket, $90, zara.com.
 

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Cheap Monday oversized denim jacket, $180, asos.com.
 

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Long denim jacket, $220, freepeople.com.
 

The best denim jackets to shop now

Capulet Sunburst Jacket, $250, anthropologie.com.
 

 

 

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