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Though it may be the most basic, versatile piece in any working woman's closet, a good black blazer is a whole lot harder to find than you'd think. Anyone who's gone shopping for one knows that either the shade's off, the cut is all wrong, the lapels are too '90s, or the fabric's got that man-made-fiber sheen. What's a girl to do, especially when we're all looking for different kinds of black blazers?
We went out and road-tested a whole bunch of them to recommend, depending on the kind of situations in which you'll be wearing your blazers. Stop defaulting to that ill-fitting, kinda-shiny black blazer you inherited from your big sis years ago — get the perfect black blazer, ahead!
Market Research by Willow Lindley
For whatever reason, we feel the need to justify our designer purchases with phrases like, "It only cost me [fill in the blank]," or "But, there was an amazing sale." Or, our favorite, the "I just had to have it" spiel. Though, oftentimes this is more for our own peace of mind than for those we're giving excuses to.
We love buying products online, but it comes with one caveat: You can't test drive them. So, in order to figure out whether a lipstick or shampoo is worth its salt, you scour the web trying to find the one that's right for you. And, while there are a bevy of places to get information, the most reliable source for honest read