When cold, windy weather arrives, you immediately bundle up in your trusty jacket. Your current outerwear keeps you warm, but does it make you feel confident and attractive? Your jacket can be both practical and fashionable, as you’ll quickly discover while checking out these impressive options from Forward by Elyse Walker.
1. Derek Lam 10 Crosby Fringe Jacket
Pair this cream-colored jacket from Derek Lam’s 10 Crosby collection with your favorite jeans for the ultimate in casual chic. The jacket features gorgeous fringe trim on the bottom hem, by the wrists, and near its golden zipper. Constructed entirely from cotton, the jacket also boasts a subtle, yet appealing texture.
2. Unravel Oversized Bomber Jacket
Add a little edge to your everyday look with an eye-catching bomber jacket in army green. This attention-grabbing number features destroyed fabric detailing throughout, along with unique white and grey etching on the back. Side flap pockets and zip pocket detailing are also included. Wear this with your favorite pair of aviator sunglasses — you’ll look effortlessly cool, and also a bit intimidating.
3. Altuzarra Newport Jacket
Looking for a jacket you can wear in the office and out on the town? The Altuzarra Newport Jacket allows you to effortlessly transition from day to night. Simple, yet sophisticated, the wool and polyamide jacket features button closures on the front and a chic strap accent on the back side. Pair it with a slinky red dress or a professional pencil skirt — and don’t forget to wear your highest, most confidence-inspiring pair of heels.
4. Acne Studios Selo Bomber Jacket
Fashionable jackets shouldn’t be limited to the ladies. Thankfully, Forward by Elyse Walker also offers an extensive lineup of outerwear for men. Acne Studios’ Selo Bomber Jacket is especially impressive. The navy number has an appealing sheen and a subtle rib knit trim. It will quickly become your go-to jacket for first dates.
5. Comme Des Garcons Homme Plus Cut Hem Jacket
Make a statement in this memorable number from Comme Des Garcons Homme Plus. Like all pieces from the menswear-based designer, the jacket boasts exceptional tailoring. Wherever you go, all eyes will be on your jacket’s padded shoulders and asymmetrical hem. Feel free to revel in the attention, but for an especially effective look, combine the jacket with a simple white shirt and fitted black pants.