5 Ways to Wear a Black Blazer

There’s something so chic and cool about an oversized blazer—especially in a classic black color. I fell in love with this one the first time I tried it on at Amour Vert, so when they offered to send me one to style for you, it was an easy, “YES!” Not only do I love the fit, but more importantly, I love that it’s made ethically and sustainably—from soft and textured silk noil, a zero-waste fabric made from leftover filaments. That being said, it has more of a linen look and feel to it (not a smooth silk look), which adds to the casual-cool vibe.

In all of these outfits, I’m wearing my Emma Hoop Earrings in Mini Brass Bicone and Waves Coin Necklace. Both are currently unavailable, but I have some similar styles coming next month as part of the holiday collection, so stay tuned! I also have on my Yearly Co bangles—I have the twist bangle and two initial bangles with my kids’ initials on them.

Shop the blazer here (runs big!), and keep reading to see 5 ways I’ll be wearing mine this fall and winter.

Bodysuit / Jeans / Mules / Similar bag

Proof that style doesn’t have to be complicated. I love the simplicity of this look. The mules and bag add a bit of pattern and color, and the bodysuit has a sleek fit that contrasts the oversized blazer nicely.

Turtleneck / Leggings / Mules / Bag

Here’s one to file away for a chilly day (or if it’s already cold where you live, I’m jealous!). These leggings run small, so I recommend sizing up. And the mules run narrow, so size up 1/2 size (and I don’t recommend them for wide feet).

Tank sweater / Jeans / Boots / Backpack (and similar)

This is an all-time favorite look. Similar to the first outfit, it’s simple yet stylish and most importantly, it’s comfortable.

Similar tank sweater / Jeans / Boots / Bag

Same sweater and boots, different colors—the mix of red and leopard makes this look more bold and interesting.

Shirt / Jeans / Similar heels / Bag

Here’s a sort of high-low mix—silk top and heels paired with ripped up mom jeans. It’s a win for me! And the pop of red with the bag keeps it playful and fun. I love the circular shape of this one, but this is another great red option that’s rectangular.

How would you style an oversized black blazer?

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  1. 9.3.20

    your outfit collections are just amazing… i mean wow!!!! i just loved it

  2. 1.2.20
    Jennifer said:

    Hi Natalie – I love this sage blazer! Went to purchase but they are all out in small – do you have other favorite black blazers? I already have the J Crew sweater blazer 🙂

    Thank you! <3

  3. 10.18.19
    jill said:

    You are adorable Natalie! I just keep coming back here for all the great style you have. I love the blazer on you. I’ve got it on my wish list now 🙂

  4. 10.18.19
    Lauren said:

    I don’t yet own a blazer and have been too intimidated as I’m not sure how I would wear in Austin. But you’ve inspired me!

    • 10.21.19
      Natalie said:

      This one is nice and lightweight—probably would work for a warmer climate like Austin! I’ve been able to wear it a bunch and it’s still warm here in San Diego.