… collarless jackets.
Blazers and jackets of all kinds make me deeply happy, as they can add structure and edge to just about any outfit. But since it’s pretty darned cold now which means layers and scarves are often in order, I’m realizing how irritating lapels and collars can be. Shoving a button-front under a traditional blazer is a common tactic, and yet I can NEVER get my inner collar to sit right. Throwing a scarf over a collared jacket can work, but the collar itself adds bulk and can feel and look awkward. Collarless jackets are relatively trendy right now, and I am just loving them. Here are a few on my radar: