This time we are here to talk about utilitarian fashion, to be more specific: utilitarian cargo jackets. This outerwear piece can be considered to be one of the best choices for creating a strong woman’s utilitarian wardrobe.
We see a camouflage print cargo jacket styled with a black sweater, black skinny jeans, and black suede OTK boots, a nice combo for ladies who want to keep things casual, but still, want to stand out from the crowd.
It’s a complementary design that creates a sophisticated and masculine touch to the overall look. This trend is clearly not going anywhere: cargo pants, military items, utilitarian jumpsuits, etc.
Here we see an oversized cargo-style draped over white shirt teamed with black skinny jeans with frayed hem completed with cherry red heels:
The green olive jacket is styled with a black denim dress and lace-up hiking boots in black leather:
Why don’t you build up your own utilitarian wardrobe? All you need is think over your upcoming utilitarian cargo jacket outfit ideas that can be worn in your everyday life. I do love creating fabulous outfit ideas with practical pieces. I am telling you, a well-fitted cargo jacket can be easily mixed and matched with all your favorite separates and dresses.
An oversized khaki green cargo jacket ideally suits this white sleeveless top tucked in denim shorts updated with velour dark blue ankle boots:
A hooded khaki olive cargo jacket is teamed with a black fur scarf, black sweater, black skinny jeans, and black leather peep-toe ankle boots:
The structured look is very important. It gives a minimalistic military touch, and a kind of workwear-inspired appearance. The styling ideas are endless, that’s why I want to show you some of my favorites to give the right dose of inspiration.
Another vintage style utilitarian jacket in khaki green is paired with a black tee, skinny jeans, and black leather ankle boots:
An oversized camo utilitarian jacket looks amazing with black leather pants and slip-on shoes in metallic silver-white:
Another great thing about utility jackets: they get only better with time! The cargo-craziness gets popular every year, continuing to evolve on the runways and on the streets.
Keep it simple and relaxed, go for a knitted hijab in dark blue and team it with a stylish cargo jacket, cuffed skinny jeans, and classic trainers:
A lightweight cargo topper is teamed with white top, leather pants and cool ankle boots:
But the question remains, how to wear the modern utility jacket? You should build on one key piece: the jacket. Once you find a perfect utilitarian jacket, then you can build your favorite look around it. It will give you some casual cool to the whole outfit.
A light layering. We see a khaki green jacket styled with a tartan shirt, black tee tucked in mid-rise skinny jeans:
Love that down utilitarian jacket in dark green styled with a solid color jersey maxi dress completed with black leather combat boots:
My personal advice: don’t wear the utilitarian look head-to-toe, otherwise, you gonna look like a military girl. Add skinny jeans, ankle boots and classic handbag for a start.
A minimalistic green jacket looks pretty cool combined with a black top, maxi skirt and heeled ankle boots:
How many likes for this simple day combo for young ladies? We see a cargo jacket with a skinny leopard print belt, navy jersey dress and light brown leather sandals:
The utilitarian spin is extremely versatile and I do love to see a modern take on off-duty dressing with utilitarian themes. No, this is not just another cargo jacket outfits Pinterest collection, we are here to see ways how to make a perfect OOTD with this outerwear piece. Fashion and function go hand in hand, especially nowadays they are closely connected creating a clean, contemporary look with a great focus on practicality.
I do recommend to check my favorite cargo jackets that are so easy to style in real life:
Cargo jacket with hood
We see a cream brown hooded cargo jacket worn over black crop top styled with slim dark blue jeans and slides.
Cargo jacket with patches
You can never go wrong with an oversized patched utilitarian jacket styled with wash blue slim jeans.
Cargo jacket with leather sleeves
We see a cargo jacket with black leather sleeves worn atop white lace top styled with dark green skinny jeans and suede black booties.
Cargo jacket with sweater sleeves
Another cool style for young ladies who want to stand out during their casual street walks. We see a light khaki utilitarian jacket with knitted sleeves paired with black separates.
Cargo jacket with sequin sleeves
Check out this two combo for casual dressy days. We see khaki green jackets embellished with silver and gold sequin sleeves. Both looks are completed with ripped wash blue jeans. Which one is your favorite?
Cargo jacket with belt
If you want to underline your feminine silhouette, then how about choosing one of these belted khaki cargo jackets: