Cynthia Steffe Doll Sleeve Eyelet Jacket - $265
Peter Pan collar, short puffed sleeves and pleated patch pockets detail a retro-inspired embroidered eyelet jacket.
cotton - fully lined
Charles Gray Metallic Jacket
Peter Pan collar and a peplum hem style a shimmery cropped jacket with big, fabric-covered buttons.
acetate/cotton/metallic threads/nylon - fully lined in silver acetate -
Cynthia Steffe Cascade Collar Jacket - $330
Ruffly cascade collar and short puffed sleeves style a fitted jacket with a low U-shaped neckline and an attached tie-front belt.
MARC by MARC JACOBS "Anette" Knit Jacket - $258
Tonal satin trims an adorable silhouette, detailed with four pleated, button-topped pockets. Bubble bottom completes the look.
Diane von Furstenberg "Nedia" Crop Jacket - $345
Feminine piece features a Mandarin collar and a ruffled hem. Three-quarter sleeves have wide hems that can be cuffed.
Amo & Bretti "Ginger French Terry Jacket - $284
Long jacket is fashioned from soft French terry, trimmed with reverse fabric at the front shoulders, sleeves and hem. Short sleeves have slightly puffed shoulders, and a drawstring tie cinches the Empire waist.
BCBGirls "Chloe" Seersucker Jacket - $118
Single button secures a flyaway jacket, styled with curved lines and a boxy shape.
Laundry by Shelli Segal Eyelet Jacket - $325
Embroidered circles dot a cropped eyelet jacket with wide banding around the neck, cuffs and hem.
After looking over my choices, I have come to realize a few things:
- I really like cropped jackets.
- I didn't think I liked puff sleeves, but apparently I do. I guess I'll have to see if they are flattering on me.
- I like novel closures - ties, grommets, bows, etc.