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Five chic blazers you need in your wardrobe

The humble blazer is the unsung wardrobe hero that everyone needs.

The humble blazer often doesn’t receive enough credit for it’s ability to be chic, versatile, comfy and warm – all at the same time. It can be worn as a suit to the office, with a skirt for a night out or even to dress up a boring outfit. Truly, the blazer does it all. With this in mind, we’ve rounded up the best blazers no matter what your budget our style is, read on for our picks.

2024’s best blazers

  1. Tailored Crossover Blazer, $49, Glassons 
  2. Country Road Wool Single Breasted Blazer, $399, The Iconic
  3. Atmos&Here Gigi Blazer, $99, The Iconic

The best blazers 2024

01

Tailored Crossover Blazer

from $49.99 at Glassons

Best for: An affordable tailored blazer

This grey blazer is not only super affordable, it’s a chic staple to have in your wardrobe. It can be worn with a smart pair of work trousers or with a skirt for a night out, who doesn’t love a versatile wardrobe hero?

Sizes: 6, 8, 10, 12, 14.

Colours: Grey.

Materials: 77 per cent polyester 18 per cent viscose 5 percent elastane.

Key features:

  • Front button closure
  • Shoulder padding
  • Pockets
  • Fully lined

02

Atmos&Here Gigi Blazer

from $99.99 at The Iconic

Best for: A flattering tailored blazer

A black blazer goes with just about everything. It’s perfect for a day in the office or to dress up a going out outfit. This Atmos&Here Gigi Blazer is tailored to cinch in the waist and is adorned with elegant gold buttons.

Sizes: 6, 8, 10, 12, 14, 16, 18.

Colours: Black.

Materials:  95 per cent polyester and 5 per cent elastane

Key features:

  • Lightweight woven fabric; minimal stretch; lined; opaque
  • Double-breasted; gold-toned buttons
  • Slim fit; long-line
  • Faux front pockets

03

Harley Two-Button Blazer

from $189.99 at Forever New

Best for: a chic relaxed blazer

Blazers don’t have to be stiff and rigid, they can have a very relaxed and chic silhouette too. This Harley Two-Button Blazer from Forever New is the perfect example of this. Featuring a plunging neckline, the blazer can be worn on its on, with a blouse and even as a suit with matching trousers.

Sizes: 4, 6, 8, 10, 12, 14, 16.

Colours: Caramel.

Materials: 42 per cent polyester, 30 per cent wool, 25 per cent viscose, 3 per cent elastane.

Key features:

  • Wool blend fabrication
  • Button cuffs
  • Lined
  • Tailored fit

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04

Country Road Wool Single Breasted Blazer

from $399 at The Iconic

Best for: the girl boss

If you want a blazer that gives Madonna vibes crossed with ’80s corporate boss aesthetic, then this jacket will be on high rotation in your wardrobe. If pants aren’t your vibe, you can swap it out for a chic wool mini skirt instead.

Sizes: 4, 6, 8, 10, 12, 14, 16.

Colours: Midnight stripe.

Materials: 100 per cent wool.

Key features:

  • 100 per cent wool
  • Fully lined
  • Wide shoulder profile

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05

Wool Blend Single-Breasted Boxy Blazer

from $399 at Witchery

Best for: a high-quality blazer

Blazers never go out of style, so why spend money on one that won’t last more than a season? The smartest thing to do when shopping for wardrobe staples is to invest in a good-quality piece that will last years to come and will save you replacing it time and time again.

This Wool Blend Single-Breasted Boxy Blazer from Witchery is the definition of a high-quality investment piece.

Sizes: 4, 6, 8, 10, 12, 14, 16, 18, 20.

Colours: Black, white, grey, blue.

Materials: 49 per cent wool, 51 per cent polyester

Key features:

  • Boxy fit
  • Single-breasted silhouette with notched lapels
  • Shoulder pad detail for structured look
  • Functional flap pockets
  • Centre back vent for ease of movement

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