Ah, spring: That time when everything feels new and it's almost (almost) time to hang up your puffer coat 'til next year. 🙏. It's reason enough to invest in light outerwear that will help you transition as the temperatures rise. From abnormally cute rain slickers (hello, April showers!) to the bomber jacket trend-that-won't-die, we've rounded up 15 of the finest specimens that will prepare you for these sometimes hot, sometimes cold in-between times.
Call this the ultimate seasonal transition jacket. This denim number is a taste of spring without sacrificing your warmth (and looking weather confused).
Michael Kors, $90
A twist on the popular military style: these quilted panels give the jacket extra warm-weather appeal.
A '90s-cool windbreaker ideal for days you still feel like you're stuck in a polar vertex.
A silky bomber jacket that's a trendy staple year-round.
The final piece you need to pull off this prep-school look. The signature patches are a dream on their own.
A velvet kimono that doubles for the office or a night out with friends.
A traditional spring showers trench chopped-and-screwed with a cropped waist—ideal for layering sweaters underneath.
Ulla Johnson, $460
Because bell sleeves are (still) going to be yuuuuge this year.
Think of all the $$$ you'll save on bodega umbrellas with this rain coat.
Crystal ball prediction: this chic wrap-waist blazer will be your new workwear staple.
Alice + Olivia, $795
There's no better time to make a statement and wear this sequined wonder.
A structured, futuristic hybrid of your favorite satin bomber and raincoat (peep the zippers and ties on both sides).
This fresh oversized jacket is perfect to wear unbuttoned over flouncy spring dresses.
An oxblood '70s-esque bomber jacket with extra padding for those days when it's not icy out, yet not warm enough to bare your shoulders.
When black leather feels too heavy for spring (plus, you've already got one anyways).