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13 Spring Jackets That Are Perfect for Transitioning to Warmer Weather

Tyler Joe

Puffer coats come and go, but a great bomber jacket is forever. Transitional pieces can be tough to find (mainly because you never know if they'll actually keep you warm), but you'll want to keep these picks, ahead, at the front of your closet as spring approaches. They're perfect for the 40- to 70-degree jump, and you'll love 'em enough to convince yourself they're acceptable to wear in the summer. Trust.

The Lined Trench

Thanks to good ol' global warming, spring always comes with that 50-degree wildcard. That's why this elegant gingham-lined trench coat exists.

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A Tracksuit
Adidas Originals Net-a-Porter

It's officially tracksuit szn. Stay extra in this bright red Adidas Originals jacket that's approved by celebs like Kendall Jenner. Go all out and pair it with the high-waisted matching pants

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The Duster
Free People

Dusters are incredibly underrated—they can elevate a simple outfit like jeans and a t-shirt from a 5 to a 10 just by adding the stylish layer. If you want to recreate the look shown here, throw on one of these fanny packs.

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White Out

PSA: It's acceptable to wear white all year round, but for those of you who like to follow the rules, now's the time to thrive in this white denim staple with vintage details. 

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Color Pop

When the hair-flowing-in-the-wind is back (not the I-can't-feel-my-face-wind) grab this colorblocked windbreaker for a sportier look.

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Dream Denim

Levi's, $150


What happens when your favorite denim jacket meets your favorite bomber jacket? This acid-wash denim bomber that will instantly become your new weekend staple.

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Lighten Up
Free People

Brighten up any day with this quilted yellow knit jacket. It's guaranteed to come with plenty of compliments. 

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Cozy Corduroy

For an oversized, boxy look, choose this corduroy trucker jacket to throw on with a great pair of jeans. 

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Leather Forever
BB Dakota

Leather jackets are year-round outerwear, and never go out of style. BB Dakota is notorious for its soft, affordable faux jackets like this one that looks way more expensive than it is. 

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Tie-Dye Throwback
3.1 Phillip Lim Saks Fifth Avenue

2005 called and said tie-dye is back, so here we are. The proof is on the spring '19 runways

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Waterproof Wonder
Vince Camuto Nordstrom

Spring = rain showers. This waterproof jacket comes equipped with a hood and a flattering silhouette that will convince you to pull it out of the closet even when it's not pouring.  

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Festival Fringe
Lucky Brand

Coachella may not be your thing, but you can still manifest warm desert vibes with this western fringe jacket that's currently on sale for $270. 

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A Mix of Knit
Lou & Grey

On the days spring doesn't actually feel like spring, cozy up in this sweatshirt/jacket hybrid you can totally get away with wearing to work. 


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