We're Certain These Are the Best Bomber Jackets to Buy in 2017

Bomber jackets have been a key piece for several years now, but the sporty silhouette is still just as popular as ever. Two years ago, it was all about heavily embroidered silky styles, such as that Topshop one Olivia Palermo wore, but now the bombers getting the most buzz are simpler and can be worn with pretty much anything in your wardrobe, from your gym kit to even a casual workwear look. 

Best bomber jackets: Gigi Hadid in Vetements


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Gigi Hadid wearing a Vetements bomber.

Instead of elaborate patterns and embellishments, the bombers the street style crowd are wearing in 2017 are oversize and boxy in the style of Balenciaga's XXL puffer coats. And the likes of Gigi Hadid and Kendall Jenner are wearing these styles in this year's answer to shoulder-robing—half-zipped and artfully falling off the shoulders.

Best bomber jackets: Olivia Palermo in khaki bomber


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But if you are looking for a more practical bomber jacket that you'll love for years and years, avoid the oversize puffer jackets, and opt for a simple black, white, grey, khaki or navy classic satin bomber like Olivia Palermo's above. 

See our edit of the 12 best bomber jackets below, from Topshop, & Other Stories, Balenciaga and more.

A shearling-trimmed version is oh so luxurious for winter.

If you can't get hold of a Yeezy bomber, this Zara one is a great alternative.

Topshop describes this as a cross between a blazer and a bomber—smart.

Because you'll want one for the summer months too.

The ruched sleeves are an update on a classic style.

This bomber is a street style favourite—to be worn off the shoulders. 

Want to go extreme? This is the oversize boxy option.

This sporty bomber will go with your gym kit and your weekend wardrobe.

If you want a jacket that will go with everything, here it is.

We love this varsity-style silky cropped bomber.

For more must-have shopping, see our guide to the 35 best winter coats

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