Shirt jacket aka Shacket: What is that?
Not a shirt, not a jacket, but a shirt jacket – or shacket (made up of shirt and jacket) or overshirt, if you’d rather give the jacket trend an English name. Either way: We’re talking about the most popular Transition jacket 2020. But what is a shirt jacket or an overshirt? Simply put, it is an oversized, usually boxy-cut shirt made of a thicker and warmer material (e.g. wool, felt, Cord or tweed), which can be worn outside as a jacket in spring or autumn. In winter, shirt jackets are also popular Layers Combined under a coat or (therefore also an overshirt) worn over a thick sweater.
Shirt jacket 2020: Shackets are so diverse now
Plain colors made of wool or teddy fur, with a colorful checkered lumberjack look, made of (synthetic) leather or decorated with fringes and pearls: shirt jackets are currently available in a wide variety of designs and price ranges. So if you want to add a new member to your jacket and coat collection, you are guaranteed to find it this season.
Combining a shirt jacket: How to wear shackets
With denim trousers as well as dresses, skirts or suit pants: As a real styling all-rounder, shirt jackets go with everything. Which look you want to create always depends on the style of the shacket itself and the rest of the outfit. In general, one can say: clean, single-colored shirt jacket designs go particularly well with noble looks, utility and checked models go better with casual outfits.
Jessie Bush wears a grunge look with a checked shacket, sweatshirt and checked pants. In addition, the influencer combines tough boots.
Stylist Monikh Dale shows a cool shacket look consisting of a black overshirt, white T-shirt and black leather pants.
Influencer and GLAMOR cover star Caro Daur proves that shirt jackets can also look really classy with her cream-colored fringed model.
Buy a shirt jacket: Here you can shop for pretty shackets
Cream white shirt jacket with pearl collar by H&M, 40 Euro
Checkered wool shirt jacket by Mango, around 80 euros
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Checked overshirt made of wool blend fabric by Zarato 50 euros
Gray Shirt Jacket from Acne Studios, via mytheresa.com, 630 Euro
Shirt jacket by Nanushka in brown over mytheresa.com, 650 Euro
Purple shacket with checks by May, 295 Euro
Shirt jacket with fringes and a loose fit in black by & Other Stories, 89 Euro
Oversized houndstooth shacket from Iro, 520 Euro
Quilted overshirt in leather look by Frankie Shop, 237 Euro
Shirt jacket with belt in beige by Na-kd, around 103 euros
Oversize knitted shirt jacket by Stradivarius(available in several colors), around 40 euros