A Casual Way to Wear a Tweed Jacket
Hi there, friends! I’m continuing with my style series on 3 Ways to Wear a Tweed Jacket this spring, and this time I’ve got a more casual way to wear a tweed jacket.
On Monday, I styled this jacket with a little black dress for a conservative work wear look. Here’s a little flashback for you.
You can read that post in its entirety HERE, if you missed it.
There’s lots of juxtaposition going on here, which is what makes it fun. This is a great look for a lunch with friends or other occasions when you want to a smart-casual outfit.
Here’s a close-up view of the jacket, paired with a white tee. It’s such a flattering cut, and the black trim really pops.
This t-shirt is old and mostly sold out, but I’m currently working on a HUGE white t-shirt review & comparison post, so stay tuned for that!
My casual way to wear a tweed jacket features a pair of AG Farrah high waist ankle skinny jeans in a nice mid-indigo wash with a lived-in look and feel.
These jeans have a 10 1/2″ front rise and a 28″ inseam, so on me that is right at ankle-length.
I think the chewed hem is a fun detail and adds interest, but if you want to keep the look clean and classic, you could go with jeans with a traditional sewn hem.
I felt like this outfit needed something fun and unexpected, so I threw on these bright pink flats, and I love how they complete the look.
The bright color is a nice change from the neutral shoes that have ruled the day for so long.
Pointy toe flats are a hot shoe trend this spring, and these definitely fit that description! They’re quite comfortable too, and I love the notched topline.
Those little points of interest are what take a bland outfit and make it shine.
I can definitely see myself wearing this smart-casual look out and about when the weather warms up a bit. I suppose I could even wear it now and throw a coat on top.
In fact, I’m going to a musical this weekend at a local playhouse, and I might do exactly that!
tweed sweater jacket // similar white tee // blue jeans (similar for less // and even less) // pink flats
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photos: Alison Cornell