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!