Are you looking for a staple that will never let you down? Look no further than the black blazer. Whether you’re dressing up for a job interview or looking for a sleek piece for a night out with friends, the black blazer is the ultimate go-to piece that can effortlessly elevate any outfit. So, let’s dive into why this piece should have a permanent sport in your wardrobe!
Styling a black blazer
Elegant and multifaceted, the styling options are seemingly endless with a black blazer. Your mind may immediately go towards a tailored look, but there are so many other ways you can wear them. Below are just a few of our favourite ways to style a chic black blazer.
1. Pair With Denim
Dress up your casual jeans a t-shirt looks. There’s not better way than with a blazer. It’ll add the prefect amount of refinement to an otherwise laid back outfit. You can wear this combo day or night depending on your footwear and accessories. Trainers or loafers are trendy and casual, while heels create a chic feel for cocktails and dinner dates.
2. Layer Over A Dress
A black blazer makes a perfect lightweight layer one a dress in the spring and summer. Whether you’re heading to a formal occasion or just want to spruce up a shirt dress and trainers, a blazer and dress are a match made in heaven.
3. Athleisure Looks
An oversized blazer can instantly take an athleisure look from the gym to your favourite brunch spot. Pair with your go to gym set and a baseball cap for an ultra-cool street style-inspired look.
4. Style with Shorts or a Mini Skirt
A black blazer with a mini skirt is a flawless transitional outfit. Style with a jumper and boots on those cooler spring days. Swap the mini skirt and boots for shorts and sandals when the whether warms up.
5. Suit up!
Of course, you can always embrace the power dressing origins of black blazers. Stick to tradition by finding a matching pair of trousers or a skirt and pair with a crisp button down and killer heels. You can also opt for a casual look with a basic tee and trainers.
Play around with different combinations and find what expresses your personal style best.
BWD’s Top 5 black blazers
We have carefully curated a collection of the best blazers in the game. A style for everyone.
Samsoe Samsoe Haven Blazer in Black
Bold and boxy, this oversized design is ideal for pairing with wide leg trousers, midi and maxi dresses and trainers.
Samsoe Samsoe Ramona Blazer in Black
If you prefer a sleeker fit, this straight cut blazer will be right up your alley. Timeless and chic, it will work well for any occasion.
Meotine Emily Boucle Blazer
Ideal for the cooler months, this blazer has a slightly masculine, oversized fit. This is Ella’s favourite style paired with an athleisure look on the cooler days.
Day Birger Elton Classic Gabardine Blazer
This sophisticated blazer brings the best of both worlds with its classic tailoring elements and relaxed fit. You can stay sharp with the matching Malin or Enzo trousers.
Day Birger Hector Classic Gabardine Blazer
A more fitted and shorter in length take on the Elton, the Hector blazer is best for those who prefer a streamlined silhouette.
If you don’t already have a black blazer in your wardrobe, what are you waiting for?