Single-breasted jackets are easier to pull of than double but double-breasted are still possible. If they have holes, stop it.
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Do it wrong, and you risk being fired, looking like a slob, and enduring forced vows of chastity. Do it right, and you risk being a leader of people, a force to be reckoned with, and the envy of anyone who wears clothes. This rule goes with just bearing cloth on your body, but lots of people ignore it to their detriment.
If they have holes, stop it. Men particularly have a poor eye for this, but women can make the error as well: Jeans, no matter how nice, are casualwear. Sport coats are best for pairing with jeans, while blazers are a close second. This is a tough thing to monitor, and requires a little nuance.
Not every jacket is going to look good with a set of jeans, especially if your sport coat or blazer is a solid color. Fit your coat of choice to a few pairs of jeans. The more casual your sport coat and the more relaxed your jeans, the more you should lean toward chambray shirts with open collars.
Women can use a huge variety of blouses, but trying to get away with a T-shirt alone can suddenly make the jacket look out of place, screaming laziness. Though the law of the jungle says that vests are the fastest way to get beat in the street, when done correctly, you can get a lot of utility out of one in this scenario.
Sweaters too are able to tie an outfit together, as well as keep your core warm. Here the rule is nearly opposite of the jacket: Solid colors are ideal.
Pinstripes, chalkstripes, hard colors like black. So what colors and fabrics work well with dark colored denim? Want more suit fabric ideas to wear with suits — click here to learn more! Get them hemmed if necessary. Curious as to how your jeans should fit — click here to see our infographic! Want more on how to wear jeans with a blazer jacket — click here to read our popular article.
Though, that depends on the two other factors. Second, look at the pattern. A checked jacket looks more casual than a solid one, or a pinstriped one. Pinstripes especially are uncommon on a blazer and are associated with formality. Third, you should look at the color, which is easy; the lighter the jacket, the more casual it looks and the safer it is to wear with your jeans.
The first is a no-no to wear with jeans. If you have a solid jacket on your hands, look at the color and fabric. Assuming you jacket fits you as it should, your jeans should fit snugly but not constricting. You also want to avoid wearing the ripped, distressed, faded jeans.
It Depends on the Suit Jacket
Seriously – you have to be in decent shape to pull off jeans and a jacket – it’s a youthful look and requires a body type whose chest is bigger than the waist. If you’re gonna wear your suit jacket with jeans, make sure they’re a classic dark blue. You want to dress the jacket down, but jeans that are too casual will create too much of a contrast. So my answer is YES, you can wear your suit jacket with jeans, but you have to . Product Features Denim button-front jacket featuring button-flap chest pockets and side.