A denim jacket is a classic wardrobe essential. It is one that can be worn in multiple seasons. Just like how jeans never go out of style and can be worn in so many outfits, a denim jacket is the same.
Denim jackets feature comfort and style, all in one. You can literally pair them with anything under the sun, with a dress or your white tee & pants combo. If the weather is crisp and cool, add a denim jacket as a layer over your tops for a bit of warmth.
What’s great about having a denim jacket in your closet, is that you can wear it casual or dressy. Add it to your tee, pants and sneakers outfit for a casual vibe, or add it to a dress and heels to complete your outfit.
What Is a Denim Jacket?
A denim jacket is made of sturdy cotton fabric that is often dyed with a blue or indigo color. There are also white and black jean jackets, but these are not that popular than the blue ones. A denim jacket is an basic essential that will never go out of style, whatever season you wear it.
A denim jacket is included in my capsule wardrobe eBook, Simplified Style®: A Year-Round Core Closet Essentials Capsule Wardrobe. Simplified Style® is a complete starter kit of all the neutral-color basic pieces for a capsule wardrobe and the core essentials for your closet. I use a few of the pieces in this eBook to create the wardrobe plans in each of the seasonal capsule wardrobe eBooks! The Simplified Style® eBook includes shopping sources each for Regular, Plus and Petite sizes, plus over 400+ outfit ideas for all the seasons, so you always know what to wear!
Simplified Style®: A Year-Round Core Closet Essentials Capsule Wardrobe includes a complete wardrobe plan of just 50 clothes and shoes, in which you can wear in over 400+ outfits for the entire year. If you have a small closet, have a minimalist lifestyle or simply want to revamp your wardrobe and start fresh, Simplified Style® is perfect for you!
How to Care For Your Denim Jacket
Check the label in your denim jacket for any specific care instructions. Otherwise, here is the standard way of caring for your denim jacket: You can wash your denim jacket in the washing machine, no dry cleaning needed. Just be sure to wash on cold temperature, gentle cycle. Add a bit of liquid fabric softener so your jacket isn’t stiff. Hang it to dry and when dry, iron if needed. Avoid drying your denim jacket in the dryer, as it may shrink and the heat from the dryer will damage the fibers in the material.
The Denim Jacket
Here are 10 ways to wear a denim jacket, from Simplified Style®: A Year-Round Core Closet Essentials Capsule Wardrobe. In the Simplified Style® eBook, there are regular, plus and petite size shopping sources for both investment and budget prices.
Here’s how Meghan Markle wears her denim jacket:
How I have worn a denim jacket, here on Classy Yet Trendy :