When it comes to fail-safe outfit formulas, you just can’t beat a blazer and jeans. It's a simple, chic wardrobe game changer that never lets us down. You can also wear this combination on repeat, and many of the girls we watch closely for their style moves have been relying on very little else for the early days of autumn.
To ensure you’re never out of styling options, today we're taking tips from the impeccably dressed style set and serving you 27 fresh outfit ideas. From neutral blazers worn with dark-wash denim for the office to classic check iterations with a logo tee for the weekend (and simple styling updates in between), here are several ways to style this timeless combination.
Scroll below to see all our favourite ways to wear blazers and jeans.
Style Notes: Yes, 2019 has been nothing if not full to the brim with oversized blazers, and they've been the perfect accompaniment to skinny jeans and slim-fit tops.
Style Notes: Who says your jeans have to be blue and your blazer black? Not us!
Style Notes: If you're now confident with oversized blazers, try out loose-fit jeans and high heels for a different spin.
Style Notes: There's always something swish about a white blazer or white tuxedo. Pair with dark, smart denim for the most sophisticated outcome.
Style Notes: The memo had clearly been received at Copenhagen Fashion Week recently: A blazer + white top + chain necklace + jeans + heels is the outfit du jour.
Style Notes: Straight-leg jeans with ankle boots offer up a more 1990s take on this classic trend.
Style Notes: Just like baggy jeans, ballet pumps are also enjoying a renaissance. French girls are pairing them with skinny jeans and blazers.
Style Notes: You might feel that ripped denim is too scruffy for a blazer, but the contrast can work really well.
Style Notes: Just the simple switch of sneakers for crystal-embellished stilettos will make all the difference when you're heading for a night out straight from work.
Style Notes: You may be forever entwined with your straight legs or skinnies, but prepare for the fact that baggy jeans are doing the rounds in high-fashion circles.
Style Notes: You can keep things very, very simple, choose the plainest of all elements for the ultimate minimalistic take on this versatile look.
Style Notes: Many of the most directional dressers are eschewing tops entirely and buttoning up their blazers instead. We're game if you are…
Style Notes: Your white skinnies don't have to wait for the summer months—try them now with a beige blazer and dark accessories.
Style Notes: Don't shy away from lighter shades—a beige blazer looks effortlessly chic when worn with mid-wash denim. Worried about looking washed out? Add a pop of colour with a top-handle tote.
Style Notes: Your blazer doesn't have to be super-sharp—it's worth trying out softer styles for a more relaxed look.
Style Notes: Dress down a structured pinstripe blazer with a basket bag, logo tee and frayed denim.
Style Notes: Not into neutrals? Switch out your go-to navy blazer in favour of something pink and printed.
Style Notes: Modern corduroy is ideal for the weekend—just add slim-fit indigo jeans and white accessories.
Style Notes: When choosing structured suiting, offset the roomy silhouette with high-rise jeans belted at the waist, and then team them with a fine knit and heels.
Style Notes: There's absolutely nothing more reliable than an oversized blazer, a white tee and some jeans. Bonus points for adding woven mules and a basket bag.
Style Notes: If you think colour is a terrifying option, then start small with a powder pink iteration and team it with ankle-grazing denim and white heels.
Style Notes: How to make your classic checked blazer and relaxed jeans feel new? Add in a rope-style waist belt and red sunnies.
Style Notes: For extra polish, try matching your heels to your blazer. Linda Tol teams a beige blazer with contrasting black buttons with The Row's monochromatic mules.
Style Notes: A classic double-button blazer feels instantly cooler when paired with perspex frames.
Style Notes: We're big fans of black worn with tan. We also love maximalist socks and sleek separates.
Style Notes: Or why not slip a crossbody bag across your outfit?