Top 10 Denim Jackets
From the tight-fitting hippy styles of the sixties to the oversized acid washes of the eighties, the denim jacket has been a fashion staple for generations.
And with the rugged fabric set to be a key trend this spring/summer, there has never been a better time to invest.
However, with so much choice on the market these days, picking the right design can be overwhelming. But never fear – we’re here to help. Below you will find our ten favourite denim jackets for spring 2015, from specialist brands to affordable high street options.
1. Levi’s The Trucker Denim Jacket
This iconic style has been in circulation since 1962, with little change to its core design.
The mid-wash shade of blue is versatile and guaranteed to match with everything in your existing wardrobe, while the slightly tailored fit will flatter all body types.
It’s an authentic investment piece that will never go out of fashion.
Available at levi.com, priced £95.
2. Nudie Jeans Co Conny Jacket In Fog Grey
Scandinavian label Nudie Jeans Co knows a thing or two about denim, so you can expect a great fit and even greater quality with this jacket.
Coming in a soft, washed-out grey colour, it offers an alternative to ubiquitous blue options and will add a grungy edge to any look.
Available at ASOS, priced £94.
3. AllSaints Morgan Denim Jacket
For a rugged-effect jacket with real character, look no further than AllSaints.
Known for nailing the worn and loved aesthetic, the label’s outerwear line offers some seriously stylish denim options each and every season.
We love this one for its faded look and reasonable price point.
Available at AllSaints, priced £108.
4. Zara Denim Jacket
High street favourite Zara has produced a wide range of denim jackets for SS15, in a variety of cuts and colour ways.
Coming in light and dark washes, this bleached-effect option is the epitome of spring/summer.
Pair with black or white jeans and a plain T-shirt for an effortlessly cool warm-weather look.
Available at Zara, priced £49.99.
5. Edwin Panhead Badges Denim Jacket
This is a denim jacket, but not as we know it. Crafted from coated denim and finished with biker-style badges, Edwin’s take gives off a ‘don’t f*ck with me’ attitude.
Perfect for adding a touch of rock ‘n’ roll to your everyday looks. Beard optional.
Available at ASOS, priced £150.
6. Tiger Of Sweden Jeans Skull Back Denim Jacket
If you like your fashion statements a bit more subtle, give this Tiger Of Sweden jacket a try.
Coming in a vintage black wash and printed with a faded skull motif on the back, it has a rebellious streak running through its veins.
We’ve earmarked this design for our weekend wardrobe.
Available at Selfridges, priced £205.
7. A.P.C. Washed Denim Jacket
As a market leader in denim, it’s no surprise that Parisian label A.P.C. has produced the perfect all-round jacket.
Simple, classic and effortless, it will live on in your wardrobe for years to come.
Available at Mr Porter, priced £200.
8. ASOS Oversized Denim Jacket with Acid Wash
Vintage fans, this one’s for you.
With a distinct eighties feel about it, this denim jacket will introduce a touch of retro to your everyday wardrobe.
With its oversized sleeves, pointed collar and acid wash finish, we can’t help but admire how stylish this throwback design still looks today.
Available at ASOS, priced £45.
9. Urban Renewal Vintage Originals Levi’s Denim Jacket
Urban Outfitters’ Urban Renewal Vintage brand continues to bring us authentic preloved pieces, such as this original Levi’s denim jacket straight from the nineties.
Not only does it conjure up nostalgic memories of our childhood (Reebok Classics, anyone?), but it’s also a real steal at just £49.
Available at Urban Outfitters.
10. Cheap Monday Labour Denim Jacket
If the classic denim jacket silhouette has you yawning, Cheap Monday’s longline Labour jacket should get your pulse racing.
Coming in a hard-washed cotton with four front pockets and a sleek structure, this alternative option gives a contemporary twist to a fashion classic.
Available at Cheap Monday’s webstore, priced £70.