The shape of this jacket and color of this dress make the whole outfit feel vaguely military, even though I can’t imagine heeled ankle boots becoming part of anyone’s uniform. I’m sneaking this one in – with its lightweight layers and full green trees – before shifting over to true fall outfits. Autumn took its sweet time getting here this year!
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Denim jackets are surprisingly contentious. I’ve always maintained that a basic blue denim jacket is a classic piece that most women can use and wear, but just before the double-denim trend exploded all over us, many disagreed with me. This jacket is a meet-in-the-middle option: Denim material, but biker shape. A possible alternative for those who flash back to the big-shoulder 80s whenever they see a Levi’s trucker!
Are you a lover of classic denim jackets? Hope to never wear one again? Indifferent? Would you wear denim jackets that don’t look like denim jackets?