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    Updated on Apr 8, 2020. Posted on Apr 8, 2020

    23 Light Jackets That Reviewers Truly Love

    For when it's *finally* okay to put our winter parkas away.

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    1. A fuzzy hoodie you might catch your roommate ~red~ handed trying to "borrow" because it's cute and cozy.

    Lou & Grey

    Promising review: "This jacket feels like wearing a fuzzy blanket around all day, yet still looking cute. I received so many compliments when I wore it!" —Kenz

    Get it from Lou & Grey for $39.88 (available in sizes XXS-L).

    2. A double-breasted peacoat for when you want to step out of your black coat comfort zone for something a little more ~wild~.


    Promising review: "This coat is very cute! I wanted a lighter jacket that I could wear on weekends and to work, and this one works great. I normally wear a size 12 or 14 and the XL fits beautifully." — MoneyMegan

    Get it from Nordstrom for $29 (available in sizes XS-XL).

    3. A faux leather jacket you'll feel like a total badass in, no matter what you pair it with.


    Promising review: "I'm really pleasantly surprised that this faux leather jacket looks so good in person. I'm so happy that Target offers such good quality at an unbelievable price. I've seen cheesy faux leather jackets that cost way more. I love the detail and fit. I ordered my usual size. and it's flattering. I definitely was not intending to layer with thick winter sweaters, so it fit as I'd expected." —Shoewee67

    Get it from Target for $39.99 (available in sizes XS-XXL).

    4. A fleece in so many bright and fun colors, you'll find yourself reaching for it when you head outside to get a bit of fresh air.


    Promising review: "I'm so happy with this jacket that I bought two in different colors. It's warm but lightweight and fits great." —miss kitty

    Get it from Kohl's for $34.99+ (available in sizes XS-XL in 19 colors and 1X-3X in 15 colors).

    5. A classic jean jacket you'll really never go wrong with. This is a timeless piece you can invest because you'll be wearing it for years.


    Promising review: "I was in the market for a jean jacket. I found this one, and I love it! I have worn this jacket every day since I purchased it. I believe the jacket is true to size, however, I went up a size because I wanted it to fit oversized. The weight of the denim is perfect; not to heavy and not to light. I love the hidden pockets on the inside of the jacket. They are great for holding your keys and phone. It's a must-have!" —Madewellgirl82

    Get it from Madewell for $118 (available in sizes XXS-3X).

    6. A moto jacket with an asymmetrical zip closure you'll always want to take for a ~ride~.


    Promising review: "I love this jacket! The cut and quality are excellent, and it is super comfortable and fashionable. I get tons of compliments every time I were it. It's a great purchase!" —Stephmcg

    Get it from Nordstrom for $58.80 (available in sizes XS-XXL and in black and tan).

    7. A utility jacket so cute, people won't even see your spring fashion game coming.

    Old Navy

    Promising review: "This is a great jacket for between seasons. Just the right weight and roomy enough for over a sweater. Great purchase." —Tu bien

    Get it from Old Navy for $44 (available in sizes XS-XXL, tall, and petite and in five styles).

    8. A trench coat that's been a classic for so long for a reason: it looks chic on everyone.


    Promising review: "This is a nice and versatile trench coat. It is a classic look by a classic company. It's made of very durable fabric that keeps you dry while looking good. Plus, it has a removable hood and liner that make this a coat that can see use through winter and spring." —RWang4

    Get it from Nordstrom for $118.80 (available in sizes XSP-XLP, XS-XL).

    9. A trucker jacket you'll ~feel~ a real attraction to because it's ~mint~ to be in your closet.

    Urban Outfitters

    Promising review: "This jacket is so cute and so comfy. It looks cute with anything. I will say it runs large but it’s supposed to be oversized. I totally recommend it!!!" —Reece Annelynn

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $79 (available in sizes XS-L and in three styles).

    10. A sherpa pullover you can wear outside or in your home when it's still a little chilly but you don't want to turn on the heat again.


    Promising review: "I’m obsessed!! It runs large, but then again, it says that it’s oversized, so keep that in mind. It’s so comfy. I wore it to school and got so many compliments!" —BEY29

    Get it from Aerie for $38.46 (available in sizes XXS-XXL and in six colors).

    11. A quilted jacket to have on hand when it gets a bit too chilly and you need an extra layer.


    Promising review: "I love this jacket! I wore it almost every day as soon as I got it and found it to be the perfect weight jacket for transitioning from winter to spring." —MagsF

    Get it from Nordstrom for $120 (available in sizes 4-14 and in black and white).

    12. A hooded anorak perfect for any situation you ~run~ into, such as when it starts raining out of nowhere.

    Old Navy

    Promising review: "This jacket is super lightweight and looks durable. Also, it's a bit longer than I expected. I ordered in my normal size, and I still have wiggle room, which I wanted. It’s stylish and cute. I totally recommend it!" —Annnicole0227

    Get it from Old Navy for $19.97+ (available in sizes XS-XXL, S-XXL Tall and in four styles).

    13. A cropped one with deep patch pockets because the more pockets, the merrier, right?


    Promising review: "I purchased this jacket after looking at dozens of similar options. It is a cute versatile option that goes with everything. It’s on the roomier side, which makes it great for layering. Great value!" —annmj

    Get it from Everlane for $51 (available in sizes XXS-XL and in black and white).

    14. A waterproof jacket to protect you from any rainstorm that the weather app may or may not see coming.


    Promising review: "I'm glad to finally have a coat that is actually waterproof. I was fed up with getting wet through on my walk to work. It's a great color, has deep pockets and a generous hood size. I'm very pleased with it." —ShortyNic

    Get it from Nordstrom for $101.96 (available in sizes 2-14).

    15. A crop style I can't ~lie-lac~ about, I'll be dreaming about owning this beauty until it's in my hands.


    Promising review: "I love this jacket! so comfortable! I love the color and I believe that it will go well with any dark-colored shirt/t-shirt/sweater. I will be able to wear it in the summer, spring, and fall! So happy with this jacket!" —Nora

    Get it from Gap for $29.99 (available in sizes XS-XXL, S-XL Tall, XS-L Petite).

    16. A satin trench with a tie belt that'll make getting dressed a cinch.


    Promising review: "I bought this coat for a fall wedding because I know I'll need it at some point during the evening. It's super lightweight and drapes very nicely. It looks chic and on-trend. I would definitely recommend it if you're looking for an easy, effortless, and beautiful coat. This does run a little large though so order a size smaller than normal." —shannaynay113

    Get it from Express for $64 (available in sizes XXS-XL).

    17. A faux snakeskin one because sometimes you just need to ~slither~ into something a little nicer and feel like you actually tried a bit.

    Nordstrom Rack

    Promising review: "The quality of this jacket is great. If you’re on the fence about sizing, size down. I normally wear a large or extra-large. I ordered an extra-large but could’ve gone with the large. Even with a sweater underneath, it’s a little bit big. I’m keeping the XL nonetheless. I would repurchase and recommend to a friend." —HALEYLIKETHECOMET

    Get it from Nordstrom Rack for $20.98 (available in sizes S-XL and in five styles).

    18. A utility jacket great to have on hands near your door for when you need to take your dog for an ASAP because they won't stop bothering you until you do.


    Promising review: "The fit is perfect. It’s midweight, so it's not too heavy or light. There are drawstrings inside that you can adjust how loose you want to wear or tighten around the middle. It's a great purchase and the quality seems legit. I would def recommend." —Kalea

    Get it from Target for $39.99 (available in sizes XS-XXL and in green and grey).

    19. A dropped shoulder jacket because you can never really go wrong with black as it goes with anything and everything.


    Promising review: "The Minelia Jacket is beautiful, versatile, and comfortable to wear. It’s great with jeans but also looks very nice with a dress or skirt when you need a light jacket that fits well. I’ve received many compliments on the jacket." —Carol W.

    Get it from ABLE for $148 (available in sizes XS-XL)

    20. A windbreaker that'll be a ~bright~ spot in your wardrobe, even if the sun hasn't decided to come out yet even though it is *technically* already spring.


    Promising review: "This windbreaker is perfect for what I wanted! I already have a raincoat, so I just wanted something super light to wear on chilly mornings. This jacket packs up super small too, which is great to then throw in a bag. I definitely recommend it." —Dtaylor

    Get it from Kohl's for $39.99 (available in sizes S-XL and in four styles).

    21. An oversized denim jacket you'll be ~over~ joyed to add to your jacket collection.

    Urban Outfitters

    Promising review: "I was trying to gather some essentials for my closet and jean jackets were one of them, I didn’t know if I would like the jacket because I’m used to wearing Levi’s and hadn’t tried this brand yet. I fell in love with it, and now it had a permanent home among my favorite items." —Maghan

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $99 (available in sizes XS-L and in two colors).

    22. A rain jacket with a hood that can be folded into the collar, so it's basically two looks in one.


    Promising review: "This is the perfect lightweight raincoat. I ordered a size up to accommodate for thicker sweaters/sweatshirts during the cold raining months." —Ashley

    Get it from Target for $27.99 (available in sizes XS-XXL and in three colors).

    23. And a fringe tie-dye jacket to bring you immense joy to your life whenever you slip it on because sometimes it's the little things, right?


    Promising review: "This is possibly the best jacket I'll ever have the privilege of owning. The colors are truly a dream. It has a cotton-candy appearance without looking cheap or too pastel-y. I am SO glad I was able to get my hands on this before my size sold out. A light soft leather feel with flawless fringe. I'm usually a small in jackets, and this is certainly true to size. What a beautiful piece. If you have the opportunity to get your hands on this, then I couldn't recommend it enough." —Chizzzycheeks

    Get it from Anthropologie for $148 (available in sizes XS-L).

    Now come on, I can't be the only one that had this quote running through my mind all the way through this post.

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