Ah, spring: that time when everything feels new and it's almost (almost) time to hang up your puffer coat 'til next year 🙏. It's reason enough to invest in refreshing light outerwear that will help you transition to warmer weather. From abnormally cute rain slickers (hello April showers!) to the bomber jacket trend-that-won't-die, we've rounded up 12 of the finest specimens that will prepare you for these sometimes hot, sometimes cold in-between times.
A twist on the popular military style: these graphic quilted panels give the jacket extra warm-weather appeal.
Canter Riding Jacket, $238; toryburch.com.
Think of all the $$$ you'd save on bodega umbrellas.
Water-Repellant Parka, $70; zara.com.
A traditional spring showers trench but chopped-and-screwed with a cropped waist and tie-up sleeves. It's ideal for layering sweaters underneath.
Short Cotton Trench, $130; mango.com.
When it's still chilly out, but you're also in the spring mindset, channel your favorite Scream Queens character.
Claire Faux Fur Jacket, $150; topshop.com.
Crystal ball prediction: this chic wrap-waist blazer will be your new workwear staple.
Wrap Blazer, $245; stories.com.
A structured, futuristic hybrid of your favorite military jacket and sweatshirt (peep the slits on the sides).
Oversized Hood Jacket, $190; cosstores.com.
A silky bomber jacket that's not too trendy to lose its charm come September.
Luminous Satin Bomber Jacket, $125; stories.com.
When black leather feels too heavy for spring (plus, you've already got one anyways).
Zipped Biker Jacket, $100; mango.com.
An oxblood '70s-esque bomber jacket with extra padding for those days when it's not icy out yet not warm enough to bare your shoulders.
Quilted Bomber Jacket, $270; whistles.com.