Entertainment Fashion & Style 10 Ways to Wear a Jean Jacket With a Skirt Share PINTEREST Email Print Wear a denim jacket with all your pretty skirts and dresses this spring. kirsten sinclair/Getty Images Fashion & Style Skirts Accessories Tops & Sweaters Dresses Jeans Pants Outerwear Lingerie & Swimwear Do It Yourself Shoes Skincare Advice Makeup Hair Fragrance Tattoos and Body Piercings Kids and Teens Bumps & Babies Learn More By Catherine Jacobs Updated May 23, 2019 01 of 11 Street Style Inspo for Wearing a Jean Jacket and Skirt A denim jacket adds casual cool to all your skirts. Christian Vierig/Getty Images The denim jacket is a spring fashion staple that's awesome for keeping you warm on those not-quite-summer days. But did you know that you can wear a jean jacket beyond casual weekends this spring? We're all over the current street style trend of finding new ways to wear a classic denim jacket with skirts of all kinds. From the shortest minis to midi length skirts and floor-grazing maxi skirts, browse our street style fashion guide for fashion inspiration on how you can wear a skirt with a jean jacket this season. 02 of 11 Spring Outfit Idea - Wear a Jean Jacket Over a Floaty Summer Skirt Street style in a denim jacket and floaty maxi skirt. Christian Vierig/Getty Images If you can't wait to bust out your summer skirts and frocks, here's an easy way to wear them this spring. Wearing a classic denim jacket over a light-weight summer skirt looks cool for daytime or casual evenings, and adds a layer of warmth until the summer temperatures get here for real. Styling Tip: Tuck your top into a longer skirt to create a visually slimming effect in this outfit. The jean jacket offers coverage for hips, so all people will see is your defined waistline, which helps to narrow your overall shape. 03 of 11 Chic Daytime Outfit - Jean Jacket and Dressy Skirt Street style outfit in a denim jacket and gold skirt. Daniel Zuchnik/Getty Images Got a fancy skirt in your closet that doesn't get enough wear? You can easily style dressier skirts, such as the gold pleated midi skirt pictured here, for daytime. Simply layer on a denim jacket to instantly dress down a luxe skirt, so it can be worn for weekends or even denim-friendly days at work. Styling Tip: Flat shoes or sandals look cool with a dressy skirt and keep your vibe more laid back when you're dressing for daytime. 04 of 11 Go for a Double Denim Look Style a denim jacket with a jean mini-skirt. Christian Vierig/Getty Images The denim mini-skirt is a sexy closet piece that looks great with t-shirts and turtlenecks for spring. Create a cute, double denim look for daytime dates this spring, by wearing your jean skirt with a denim jacket in a similar wash. Medium-blue denim has a vintage-inspired vibe that works well for weekend days spent out and about. Styling Tip: You'll look best in this outfit when you pay careful attention to fit. Choose a jacket and skirt that are slim-fitting -- not baggy, or overly shrunken -- to look classy for your date. 05 of 11 Wear it to Work - Denim Jacket and Maxi Skirt Wear a jean jacket to work with a long maxi skirt. Vanni Bassetti/Getty Images Looking for a smart outfit to wear on denim-friendly days at work, that's comfortable but keeps you firmly in the promotable category? Strike the right tone for a casual dress code, while showing you've got a serious side, when you pair a trucker-style jean jacket with a crisp, white button-down shirt and a long black maxi skirt. Styling Tip: Dressing well for the office means carrying a great bag. You'll never go wrong with a clutch purse or tote in high-quality leather. 06 of 11 Date Night Outfit - Jean Jacket and Shorter Skirt Length Layer a denim jacket over a cute dress for a date. Christian Vierig/Getty Images Got a hot date this spring, but want to project an effortless vibe? Create an unexpectedly cool outfit when you match a casual denim jacket with an alluring date night dress, such as the lace mini dress pictured here. The combination of covered-up arms and bare legs is a date night standard your honey is sure to appreciate. Styling Tip: When you're dressing to impress, choosing the right accessories is key. A designer (or designer-look) purse and shoes make your outfit look expensive, while the jean jacket brings in a relatable, girl next door vibe. 07 of 11 Match a Boyish Jean Jacket With Girly Florals Spring fashion look with a denim jacket and floral dress. Kirstin Sinclair/Getty Images Want to look like a stylish Parisian this spring? Fashionable French women know that mixing boyish separates with their more feminine wardrobe pieces is a quick way to look pulled together. Here, an ultra-girly floral dress gets a dose of street-smart edge, thanks to the addition of a classic, boy-style denim jacket. Styling Tip: Wear this outfit with flat ankle boots and unfussy hair, for an effortless, street style vibe. 08 of 11 Wear It to Brunch - Jean Jacket and Maxi Skirt Wear a denim jacket with a midi skirt for brunch with the girls. Vanni Bassetti/Getty Images Meeting your girls for brunch? Show up looking pulled together when you layer a boyfriend jean jacket over a pretty patterned midi skirt. Wear with a simple white tee and your favorite weekend shoes, for an outfit that's casual enough for Sunday mornings, while still cute enough to cement your status as a weekend fashion warrior. Styling Tip: You can easily dress this casual outfit up or down with accessories. Add a ladylike purse and pretty flats for an outfit that works for an afternoon of shopping, or go more casual-hipster with a backpack and loafers. 09 of 11 Dress Up in a Denim Jacket With Special Details Wear a special denim jacket with a skirt for daytime chic. Edward Berthelot/Getty Images Some women prefer a casual vibe, even when they're supposed to be dressing up. If that sounds like you, here's a great way to look polished for dressier occasions, while maintaining a youthful, relaxed style. Start with basic wardrobe pieces, such as a black t-shirt and slim, knee-length skirt. Then add a denim jacket with special details, that's dressy enough to double as a blazer. You might just end up looking like the coolest person in the room. Styling Tip: Use accessories to bring your personality into your look. A colorful belt, pretty scarf or quirky sunglasses are great ways to brighten this springtime outfit. 10 of 11 Try a Denim Jacket With a Little White Dress A jean jacket looks edgy over a little white dress. Kirstin Sinclair/Getty Images Victorian style dresses, such as the lacy knee-length style pictured here, are a major fashion trend now. Adding a basic denim jacket is a great way to dress down a vintage-inspired gown, for a look that's cool and modern. Styling Tip: To keep your outfit squarely in the now, choose shoes with a fiercely modern vibe, such as the sexy, black gladiator sandals seen here. 11 of 11 Wear a Denim Jacket and Skirt With Tights Christian Vierig/Getty Images When the weather is transitional (read, not as warm as you'd like it to be), a pair of tights can be a girl's best friend. For an easy outfit you can wear anywhere from the baseball game to casual parties and hangouts this spring, just layer a basic jean jacket over a striped t-shirt, easy skirt and leg-warming black nylons. Styling Tip: Keep your look casual (and comfortable) for all your weekend outings in basic white sneakers.