Spring has just about sprung, and we couldn't be more ready. To celebrate, we're stocking our wardrobes with all manner of warm weather-appropriate gear – from sunglasses to sandals. But the garment at the top of our spring wish list is undoubtedly the ever-versatile spring jacket. Ideal for layering or wearing on its own, depending on the weather, a lightweight jacket makes for a fail-safe investment that you'll reach for time and again. From worker jackets to denim jackets; overshirts to coach jackets, here are the best spring jackets for men we're loving this season.
Best spring jackets for men in 2023
Velasca Gromo Jacket
Velasca's Gromo Jacket is a trusty year-round outerwear staple that you'll reach for time and again. Made in Italy from sturdy waxed cotton, it epitomises the commitment to craftsmanship that Velasca is so renowned for. Team with your go-to jeans and boots for a long walk in the countryside.
L'Estrange Modular Shell Jacket
L'Estrange's Modular Shell Jacket is a water-repellent layer that's perfect for year-round wear, as a light jacket in the warmer months or layered under a heavier coat in winter. It's made from lightweight recycled polyester with thermoregulating properties, meaning it will keep you cool in summer and warm in winter. In classic L'Estrange fashion, it boasts a sleek, streamlined silhouette for minimalist appeal.
Appearance Canvas Jacket
Keep things simple in this timeless shirt-jacket (that's shacket, for those in the know) from Danish label Appearance. It's made to last, from durable organic cotton canvas. Layer it over a collared shirt and team with tailored trousers and Derby shoes for a look that will take you effortlessly from the office to an elegant evening meal.
Brava Fabrics Ripstop Jacket
This sorbet-hued jacket from Spanish label Brava Fabrics will brighten up your spring wardrobe and put a pep in your step. It's stylish and sustainable: for every purchase made, Brava promises to plant two trees. Win win.
non Raglan Jacket
non's selvedge denim raglan jacket is sustainably made from a blend of certified organic cotton and recycled cotton, with zippers and thread constructed from post-consumer recycled polyester and packaging from certified recycled materials. Oh, it also happens to look super cool, with its slick spread collar and lived-in look.
Form&Thread Gallery Jacket
Form&Thread has made a name for itself as a reliable go-to for versatile workwear-inspired staples that are as functional as they are stylish. The meticulously made Gallery Jacket, with its mid-weight cotton construction and utilitarian detailing, epitomises the brand's mastery of classic yet contemporary workwear.
Wax London Whiting Overshirt
Wax London never fails to impress with its made-to-last men's outerwear that's equal parts sturdy and stylish. Take the brand's bestselling Whiting Overshirt for example: with its classic check pattern and durable (not to mention eco-friendly) recycled cotton construction, it's guaranteed to stand the test of time.
ISTO. Denim Work Jacket
Bridging the gap between the worker jacket and the classic denim jacket, this springtime style saviour from Portuguese label ISTO. offers ultimate versatility. Not only is it stylish, it's totally sustainable too, made from undyed organic cotton with natural corozo buttons.
ASKET Beige Overshirt
Inspired by the iconic French “bleu de travail” workers jacket, Swedish label ASKET presents its contemporary take on a workwear classic. Simple yet impeccably crafted, this organic cotton twill overshirt is a fail-safe smart casual staple.
Forét Stay Overshirt
Brighten up your spring wardrobe with this bold orange overshirt from Danish label Forét. Made in Portugal from 100% wool, it's warm yet breathable, the perfect garment to see you stylishly from winter to spring.
Artknit Studios Blue Navy Overshirt Jacket
Crafted in a small artisan workshop in Italy from extrafine merino wool, Artknit Studios' overshirt jacket is as luxurious as they come. Lightweight and breathable yet warm, it's the perfect thing to reach for on those cool spring evenings.
Aurélien Navy Reversible Voyager Jacket
This Italian-made lightweight spring jacket from Aurélien combines an extra soft contrasting jersey side with a lightweight shell alternative that's treated for protection from the wind and rain. A sleek bomber jacket-style silhouette lends it a sporty look that's perfect for everyday.
Corridor Corduroy Military Jacket
Corduroy isn't just for the cooler months: the velvety fabric can work just as well for spring, especially if in the form of a lightweight layer, like this one from NYC label Corridor. Crafted in India in a female-run factory, this modern corduroy jacket features a relaxed fit and workwear-inspired patch pockets.
Closed Light Cotton Jacket
Crafted from lightweight Italian cotton twill, this minimalist bomber jacket from Closed is an easy-to-wear staple that's perfect for the spring months. Team with sweatpants and leather sneakers for an effortless sports-luxe look.
WAHTS Shelton Tech Jersey Jacket
Dutch label WAHTS specialises in elevated sportswear that's a step above your standard sweats. This hooded sweat jacket is evidence of the label's technical expertise. Cut from a technical bonded-jersey, the jacket is simultaneously water repellent and breathable.
Flax London Heavy Railway Jacket
A linen jacket is a springtime essential, and no one makes them quite like Flax London. The label's Heavy Railway Jacket is made in London from 15oz Irish linen and is designed to age beautifully, developing a unique patina over time. This is one smart jacket you'll reach for again and again.
Percival Tan Cord Workshirt
This workwear-inspired piece from London-based menswear label Percival is the perfect combination of overshirt and chore jacket. We love its boxy fit, corduroy construction and classic patch pockets. Choose from a range of versatile hues.
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