It’s a special day, the first day of the year you can go out without your winter coat, isn’t it? Filled with positivity, you breeze down the street, blue skies and sunshine above you, cloaked in only a light spring jacket. It’s certainly a feeling I look forward to every year, and although we had a glimpse of it a couple of weeks back only to be plunged back into minus temperatures, rest assured real-life spring is on its way, and it’ll soon be time to vacuum-pack all those wool coats for another season (for real this time).
When that time comes, you won’t want to waste a minute shedding those layers, so preparation is key. That’s why today, I’m here to round up the best spring jackets for women out there right now and report on the nine key trends already showing signs of becoming the most popular for 2022. Whether there’s a gap in your wardrobe and you’re looking to invest in a new style this year or you just need some good old inspiration to shop your own closet, this edit should help either way.
Easy classics like blazers and leather jackets are still going strong, you’ll be pleased to hear, but there are some new entries for 2022 that feel really fresh too—like the joyful patchwork trend, chic bouclé and the return of the denim jacket. Whichever style you choose, all of the jackets below are guaranteed to add interest to any simple spring outfit and elevate all your looks in an instant. Keep scrolling to see and shop.