• Acne

    Jam It Vintage Indigo

    Acne's Jam It trucker-style jacket is crafted from a indigo-dyed denim and given a light allover wash. Ideal for when you need something to put over your T-shirt on cool summer evenings.

  • APC

    Faux Suede-Trimmed Raincoat

    APC's timeless Mac-style raincoats can be dressed up with a shirt and trousers, or dressed down with a tee and jeans. Either way the water-resistant cotton blend will serve you well in wet but warm weather.

  • Our Legacy

    Classic Coat

    A traditional three-button coat from Our Legacy crafted from a virgin wool, suitable for all seasons and ideal as a top layer, whether it's going over a button-down and tee or heavy sweats and jackets.

  • Copson

    Barbarossa Coach

    London brand Copson's coach jacket has a lush photo print and soft cotton lining, ideal for summer in both style and performance.

  • Lanvin

    Technical Blouson Jacket

    This harrington style jacket from Lanvin features a technical lightweight fabric, a concealed zip and extra pockets for an unusually practical take on cropped zip-through jackets.

  • Grind London

    Peach Skin Harrington

    Grind London's Harrington-style jackets are a perfect lightweight piece for layering over a tee or shirt for when the temperatures are a little cooler.

  • Element

    Dawson Jacket

    A clean and simple lightweight waterproof parka-style raincoat for when those unwelcome summer showers hit.

  • Carhartt WIP

    Detroit Jacket

    The Detroit jacket from Carhartt WIP is an absolute classic with a light but tough canvas construction and timeless workwear styling.

  • Levis Made & Crafted

    Blue Suede Bomber

    This classic bomber from Levis Made & Crafted is constructed from a plush suede, with two flap pockets and ribbed cuffs making it a great choice for cool but dry days.

  • MKI

    Black Twill MA-1 Bomber

    The MA-1 Bomber is a classic lightweight jacket and UK brand MKI have crafted their version from a lightweight twill, an ideal top layer for a summer outfit with a tee and sneakers.

  • nonnative

    Driver Coat

    This unusual "Driver"-style jacket from Japanese label nonnative is crafted from a water-resistant, breathable Gore-Tex fabric, with a fully taped interior and various utility pockets.

  • ONLY NY

    DOT Coach Jacket

    Nylon coaches jackets are perfect summer lightweight layers and this one from ONLY NY comes at a very affordable price with some nice clean graphic hits for extra measure.

  • Over All Master Cloth

    Dark Tan Parka

    This technical parka from Over All Master Cloth is constructed from a triple layer nylon ripstop for water resistance and breathability.

  • Carhartt WIP

    Claim Coat

    The Claim Coat from Carhartt WIP is a chore coat-style jacket brought into the modern age thanks to its taped seams and water-resistant fabrication.

  • Our Legacy

    Suede Zip Shirt Jacket

    This zip-through jacket from Our Legacy is a lush top layer for cooler temperatures - just don't ruin that beautiful suede by wearing it in the rain.

  • Patagonia

    Torrentshell Jacket

    Patagonia's water-resistant, wind-resistant and breathable Torrentshell makes for a great jacket for those summertime showers.

  • Rains

    Rain Jacket

    Rains' waterproof jackets are extremely affordable and designed to keep you dry during even the heaviest showers.

  • Ten C

    Field Jacket

    Ten C's military jackets are crafted from the same high-tech, breathable and waterproof fabrics used on Lamborghini and Bentley soft tops. The fabric also wears in like raw denim so no piece is the same.

  • TSPTR

    Coach Jacket

    This easy, simple and clean coaches jacket from TSPTR comes constructed from a lightweight cotton twill with front pockets and a snap-button enclosure.

  • Pigalle

    Silk Bomber Jacket

    French label Pigalle have crafted this bomber style jacket from a dazzling printed silk. A head turning jacket for those brave enough to pull it off.

Clothing July, 14 2014

Buyer’s Guide: 20 Lightweight Jackets for the Summer Season

Although everyone’s perfect summer is warm, dry and cloudless, that is unfortunately not always the case. While the season is all about embracing shorts and tees, it’s important to have a lightweight jacket on hand to keep you warm and dry for when temperatures dip and rain approaches. We’ve curated a list of some of the best and most stylish summer-appropriate jackets out there, whether they’re all-weather shells, stylish zip-throughs or waterproof raincoats.

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