It’s hot, then it’s cold. It’s raining, then it’s…snowing? Canadian weather is a fickle beast, which is why you should have a coat for this in-between season. For practicality sake, it should keep you warm, but it should also easy be easy to take off. Y’know, for when the weather is glorious.
And since tomorrow is April 25, which we learned from Miss Congeniality is the perfect date, we thought we’d seek out the most stylish and affordable spring jackets out there right now. They’re gorgeous and practical, and they’ll be part of your rotation for seasons to come. Check out all 12 of these hot numbers and enjoy the most perfect date of the year:
12 perfect jackets for this imperfect weather
All You Need is a Light JacketSpring is the perfect time of year to pull out your sportier looks. A varsity jacket is always a classic choice, and we love how soft and durable this one is.
$89 at LOFTLOFT
All You Need is a Light JacketA jacket is your last article of clothing before you leave the house, so it's totally appropriate as a statement piece. We love the on-trend fringe and embroidery of this kimono-style jacket.
$100 at ZaraZara
All You Need is a Light JacketWhen you're thinking about this time of year, think about classics you'll get more than a season out of. A denim jacket, for example, is timeless.
$50 at Joe FreshJoe Fresh
All You Need is a Light JacketThis in-between season is the worst. You want something light yet warm, and you don't want to be a walking reminder of winter layering. For this, we recommend an unstructured jacket.
$182 at MangoMango
All You Need is a Light JacketWhile unstructured might be a flattering choice, a more traditional coat may suit you better. Give the classic trench a try if you want something that'll always be in rotation.
$225 at AritziaAritzia
All You Need is a Light JacketBurberry's way too expensive, but you can get the ol' Macintosh look for much less.
$150 at Topshop at The BayTopshop
All You Need is a Light JacketWe love, love, love bomber jackets. But we're seriously lovin' this chambray version.
$76 at LOFTLOFT
All You Need is a Light JacketIt's impossible to not look chic in a long, belted trench. Go navy for a piece that will last through the years.
$113 at NordstromNordstrom
All You Need is a Light JacketDo as Blake Lively and wrap yourself up in pink.
$127 at ASOSASOS
All You Need is a Light JacketRelaxed, sporty and a bit of colour. What's not to love about this lyocell jacket?
$60 at H&MH&M
All You Need is a Light JacketA moto-style jacket is a great way to add a bit of edge to your look, but have fun with colour. This cherry-hued jacket is perfectly dreamy.
$110 at MangoMango
All You Need is a Light JacketBy now you know that red is so on trend this year. A pinky hue is a beautiful feminine topper and it's a perfect way to add a splash of spring to your step.
$110 at MangoMango
All You Need is a Light JacketIf you're feeling bright, then this long waistcoat-vest gilet is just the ticket.
$129 at ZaraZara
All You Need is a Light JacketArmy green and utilitarian is always in season. So buy one that you love so you'll always return to it.
$159 at ASOSASOS