November 4, 2010

Four Fall Jackets Every Girl Needs

This is my second guest blog post with Shecky's.com. You can see it on their website here.

Fall jackets are a recurring conundrum, especially when you live in some southern cities where temps never drop to all-out-trench proportions. J to the rescue once again with the four best in-between jackets to get you through those Jekyll and Hyde fall Fahrenheits.
































Green army jacket: Arguably the hottest item this fall, the green army jacket is also the most versatile. It works well with jeans, over a pencil skirt or even a ruffled mini skirt. (Coat pictured: Gap, $25)

Just like J:
1. Victoria’s Secret’s Belted Cargo Jacket, $69
2. Need Supply Co.’s Gi Anorak, $130
3. ASOS’ RECLAIMED T64  Hooded Drawstring Waist, $120
 





































Trench coat: A trench coat is always in style and looks great thrown over work attire for an added layer of warmth and style. (Coat pictured: New York & Company, $50)

Just like J:
1. Gap’s Classic Trench Coat, $69.99































Leather coat: A leather jacket (whether faux or real) comes in many colors and works well with skinny jeans and heels. (Coats pictured: Forever 21, $40 - Banana Republic $150 - Banana Republic)

Just like J:
1. Old Navy’s Women’s Real Leather Motorcycle Jacket, $165
2. Express’ (Minus The) Leather Moto Jacket, $98






































Wool coat: A short wool coat is a nod to the military trend and is perfect for keeping you warm on a chilly fall day. (Coat pictured: Forever 21, $30)

Just like J:
1. Ann Taylor Loft’s Military Wool Jacket with Ribbon Hem, $148
2. American Eagle’s AE Admiral Peacoat, $99.95
3. ASOS’ Vila Gold Button Jacket, $95

GIRL TALK TIME: What fall jacket are you sporting? How are you wearing it? Which one of J’s looks is your fave? What topic would you like her to cover next week?

6 comments:

  1. Love love love :)


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  2. Great post! I have a Kenneth Cole trench that I love, and I just picked up the wool toggle coat from Old Navy.

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  3. I would love to know where you got the jackets YOU are wearing? you are only offering similar versions in the links, correct?

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  4. J can you do a feature on what to wear to holiday work parties? I am always over analyzing if it's ok to be all dolled up or not.

    and oops, i posted this twice (meant to post it on this post not the other!)

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  5. Thanks everyone!

    Renee, you can see my outfit details on the Shecky's website, and these are all outfits I've already posted, so the details are also on my blog. But I just added where the coats are from to the post above!

    Anonymous, I did a post last week "what to wear to a winter wedding." I think those looks could be good if the work party is fancy enough. If it's not quite that fancy, then I would suggest something like this outfit:
    http://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=121954927830252&set=a.120092174683194.18614.120030604689351

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  6. shopping with betty boopNovember 11, 2011 at 5:53 PM

    great coats , u have amazing style

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