Jul 19, 2016
You'll either love or hate the new way celebs wear jackets
It's the biggest styling trend you never saw coming.
Bella HadidSource: Getty
By their very definition, jackets have collars, shoulders and sleeves. In certain stylish circles (ahem, street style) it’s de rigueur to wear a jacket in direct opposition to function, comfort and warmth. The jacket-as-cape comes to mind. Now, a new take emerges.
Selena GomezSource: Instagram.com/ddyoufixmyheart2
Stars have taken to wearing a jacket slung off the shoulder, so it hangs in the crook of their elbows.
Kim KardashianSource: Getty
If you think about it, it’s an assertion of superiority—you can’t carry a bag when you’re clutching the cuffs of your jacket to keep it from falling off (but you have an entourage to carry it for you).