Summer always brings about that age-old conundrum: how to dress for sweltering weather and chilly indoor AC temps at the same time. Naturally, denim jackets are a classic answer. They provide just enough warmth to take the edge off while you’re inside but won’t weigh you down outside. I don’t have to convince you that it’s a tried-and-true wardrobe staple, so let’s move on to the celebrity outfit ideas, shall we?
The nine celebrities below show just how versatile denim jackets are. Rihanna likes to wear hers with miniskirts and knee-high boots, while Selena Gomez tends to dress them down with sweatpants and sneakers. In between, you’ve got Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Shakira, and others showing smart and easy-to-copy ways to style denim jackets. Scroll down to see how nine celebrities wear denim jackets and to shop similar pieces at a range of price points.