Look back into at any '90s It Girl's wardrobe and you'll find one of these: A classic tweed blazer.
Tweed jackets were first popularized by Coco Chanel at the turn on the 20th century, but it wasn't until the '90s that the once prim and proper outerwear became cool and youthful. It all started in spring 1994, when Karl Lagerfeld sent out a spring collection of sexy, fun, and youthful tweed suits, crop tops and bralettes on supermodels Claudia Schiffer, Naomi Campbell, Nadja Aurmann, and Cindy Crawford. After that, everyone wanted a tweed jacket in their style arsenals to wear with jeans and flats.
So we're pleased to report the trend is back with a vengeance. Style stars Clemence Poesy, Charlotte Le Bon and others rocked their Chanel tweed à la '90s, with everything from jeans to wide-leg trousers. Here's how to rock the look right now:
Miroslava Duma teamed her tweed jacket up with cropped jeans and a white T-shirt.
Cecile Cassel mixed it up with a tweed vest and a denim mini.
Clemence Poesy's classic black trousers make the look perfect for a night out.
Charlotte Le Bon went all-black with wide-leg trousers.
Shop our favorite styles here:
Tweed jacket with zippers, $198, jcrew.com
See by Chloe wool-blend tweed jacket, $226, net-a-porter.com
Proenza Schouler collarless tweed jacket, $1,691, matchesfashion.com
IRO Aubrey paneled cotton-blend tweed jacket, $366, theoutnet.com
Etoile Isabel Marant Flenn tweed blazer, $415, lagarconne.com
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