One of the most versatile wardrobe staples is the blazer. Capable of making any Fashionista look professional and chic, the blazer is an essential for every college student. While the blazer started out as a piece only appropriate for men in the workplace, today it is considered an absolute must-have for every CollegeFashionista.
This week’s Fashionista paired her navy and white striped blazer with blue jeans, brown leather boots and a white silk shirt. By wearing a blazer with an otherwise simple and casual outfit, this Fashionista added a professional edge for a fun, college appropriate yet sophisticated look. Her simple boots and jeans rendered the look youthful, while the blazer added a more presentable and classy feel. Without being overly formal, this Fashionista stayed sophisticated and cute. As summer internships are beginning and students are looking to incorporate a more professional edge to their wardrobes, blazers can be the perfect piece to help transition a casual wardrobe to a more professional one.
While neutral colored blazers are the classic wardrobe essential, colored and patterned blazers are also perfect for a more casual and fashion-forward look. This Fashionista perfectly embodied the professional chic look, while this Fashionista showed off her edgy style with a coral boyfriend blazer. Although a single classic blazer can be worn in a multitude of different ways, when buying a blazer, also consider opting for a more unique one. rag & bone offers a stylish yet professional leather panel crepe jacket, and Forever 21 has a more affordable diamond patterned blazer.