A winter favorite for staying snug in chilly weather, the padded jacket isn’t the most glamorous essential in the womenswear wardrobe.
Still, a host of supermodels and influencers have shared pictures of themselves rocking padded jackets on Instagram.
For anyone in need of some wardrobe inspiration, here’s a selection of snaps spotted on the social network offering ideas on how to wear a padded jacket with style.
Brave the cold like Emily Ratajkowski, who wears her padded jacket open over a crop top and 90s-style high-waist jeans. Finish the look with pointed ankle boots.
Try a sporty chic look like Gigi Hadid, who confidently rocks her padded jacket with sweat pants and a turtleneck sweater. Boots and futuristic shades add a fresh twist.
A glossy, colorful style for Chiara Ferragni, who wears a bulky puffer jacket with an oversized collar. Match it with slim-cut pants to avoid overloading the look.
In a masculine/feminine mash-up, Joan Smalls wears a padded jacket over a sporty hooded onesie.
It’s a bright pink technical model for Josephine Skriver, with a jacket featuring several layers for a trompe-l’œil (French for ‘deceive the eye’) look.