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19 Stylish Jackets to Get You Through Fall

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Every fall, stores begin hawking certain classic forms of outerwear: the leather biker, the denim jacket, the tailored blazer. But this season, there are some other, trendier variants, like the status fleece — a brightly colored jacket-sweatshirt hybrid that will make you look like a streetwear enthusiast, even though it feels like you’re still in bed wrapped in your favorite blanket. Colored leather is also still going strong, and fashion girls are into the utilitarian look — a perennial fall favorite, though the new options are more chic than the typical field jacket. Below are 18 of our favorite fall jackets.

If You’re Just Starting a Jacket Journey

Everlane Drape Trench Coat

Few things make you look like a grown-ass woman like wearing a classic khaki-colored trench coat. And Everlane makes an affordable version.
Available in sizes XXS-XL.

If You Want an Under $50 Jacket

Amazon Essentials Women's Utility Jacket

This best-selling cargo jacket has an unbeatable cost-per-wear analysis.
Available in sizes XS-XXL.

If You Want Something a Bit Edgier

Ganni Brushed-Twill Jacket

So if you want a khaki-colored jacket, but not a trench coat, Ganni’s slightly remixed version is a more sculptural, edgy alternative.
Available in sizes 32-42.

If You Love Dressing Down

Madewell Oversized Distressed Denim Jacket

It’s a pretty denim jacket — what else is there to say?
Available in sizes XS-XL.

If You Love the Spotlight

Halogen x Atlantic-Pacific Fitted Blazer

A red blazer (or a red coat) is a statement, but not such a big statement that you’ll feel weird about wearing it twice a week.
Available in sizes 18-24.

If You Want a Status Fleece

& Other Stories Tiger Print Utility Fleece Jacket

A tiger-print fleece lives up to the hype.
Available in sizes 0-12.

If You Do Want a Classic Biker Jacket

[BLANKNYC] Women's Moto Jacket

No bells, no whistles, just a staple in your wardrobe.
Available in sizes XS-L.

If You Are Anxiously Waiting for Gossip Girl’s Revival

& Other Stories Belted Trench Cape

Blair Waldorf would jump at the chance to wear this cape.
Available in sizes 0-10.

If You Want Something Colorful

Levi's Faux Fur Collar Corduroy Bomber Jacket

The mint color and shearling lapel give this a throwback ’90s vibe.
Available in sizes XS-XL.

If You’ve Been Binge-Watching The Politician

Sandro Toms Plaid Blazer

This is definitely something Astrid Sloan would wear.
Available in sizes 0-10.

If You Want to Upgrade Your Leather Jacket

Matériel Faux Leather Blazer

A pale-pink leather blazer is the galaxy brain version of a classic black leather biker.
Available in sizes XS-L.

If You’re Dedicated to Being Comfy

Raey Oversized Single-Breasted Wool Harris-Tweed Blazer

This blazer-coat-cardigan hybrid looks cozy enough to nap in, but professional enough to wear to work.
Available in sizes 4-14.

If You Love a Structured Jacket

Veronica Beard Empire Dickey Jacket

Double-breasted buttons, an angular hem, and a razor-sharp lapel all show that this jacket means business.
Available in sizes 14-24.

If You’re a Hippie at Heart

& Other Stories Belted Suede Workwear Jacket

A suede jacket is classic ’70s.
Available in sizes 0-10.

If You Ignore All Fashion Rules

Rachel Comey Current Jacket

A chic way to wear white after Labor Day, but before everyone wants to wear “winter whites.”
Available in sizes 14-20.

If You Like the Utilitarian Look

Matin Belted Cotton-Twill Jacket

The graceful belt and scrunched sleeves add some elegance.
Available in sizes 6-12.

If You Know You Love Biker Jackets

AllSaints Balfern Leather Biker Jacket

It’s a bit pricier, but an AllSaints leather jacket is something you’ll keep around for season after season.
Available in sizes 00-8.

If You Love a Vintage Vibe

Frankie Shop PVC Jacket

There’s something vaguely ’80s, vaguely mod about this off-white, PVC jacket. But what isn’t vague is how stylish it is.
Available in sizes XS-L.

If You’re an Elegant Lady

Mame Kurogouchi Murogouchi Wrapped Wool Jacket

A feminine, printed wool jacket is a surprising take on the jacket.
Available in sizes 1-4.

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